Tim Wachter

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Carnival in the Streets of Brazil: Pictures

Apex Camping Shelter is a portable, lightweight tarp that protects you and your gear from the elements

Nothing dampens spirits faster than getting caught in an unexpected downpour when camping. That’s why the folks at GO! Outfitters created the Apex …

Portable

Cast-Iron Skillet Pizza, Where Have You Been All Our Lives?

Thanks to a store-bought dough and a screaming-hot cast-iron skillet, weeknight pizza just got a whole lot better.<p>What if we told you there existed a pizza recipe that was so easy, so fast, and so insanely delicious it would change your life? It's true! It'll <i>at least</i> change your weeknight-cooking …

Cast Iron Skillet

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

Sesame Street is the perfect TV show

<i>For most of the history of television, the barrier to syndication—and to profitability—has been 100 episodes. The shows that have made it to that</i> …

Custom Silhouette Portrait from your Photo, Familly Silhouette Wall Decor, Silhouette Print, Parents and Children Silhouette Print

Personalized Portrait Pendant - Children's Silhouette Laser Engraved in Wood Cameo - Mother's Day Gift Idea (Choose Your Color)

HOW TO ORDER (please read step-by-step instructions and FAQ below):<p>1. SEND PHOTO(s) in an Etsy convo: upload file (.jpg or .pdf) to an Etsy Conversation either before or after checkout. **There isn't a way to upload a photo during checkout, so you'll have to send the file(s) separately.**<p>2. SELECT …

Chocolate Pudding: The Perfect Dessert in a Jar

The combination of cocoa powder and dark chocolate makes this pudding extra chocolatey.<p>I have a problem. Depending on who you ask, they might say I have more than one, but right now I'm referring to my inability to say no to any food that is presented to me in a jar. I first spotted this trend …

Our 20 Most Popular Grilling Recipes of All Time

From chicken tacos to barbecued ribs, here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.<p><b>It's grill time.</b> Though we love our charred kale salads and grilled squid, you love some of our grilling recipes way more than the others. Here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.

Cooking

The Food Lab: How to Kill, Cook, and Shell a Lobster

This week, we've already discussed how to buy and store a lobster and tasted soft-shell lobsters blind against hard-shells (we unanimously preferred soft-shells). Now the real question: What's the best way to cook them? Boiling? Steaming? Roasting? And what about killing the sucker before you do …

BA's Ultimate Lobster Rolls

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Warm, toasty, buttered rolls are key. If you can't find New England–style buns, trim 1/4-inch from both sides of standard hot dog buns to remove the crust and expose more surface area.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>3 1 1/4-pound live lobsters<p>1 celery stalk, …

Seafood

What to Do with Leftover Wine

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: So you popped the cork on too many bottles this holiday season (who didn't?) -- here's what to do with all that wine when it's no longer good enough to</i> …

Northern Italy

Everything you need to know to choose great wines for #Thanksgiving dinner: http://thekitc.hn/17MTD4N

Tag: Design Travel

Heckfield Place: ‘Hushed Luxury’ in Hampshire, England<p>by Nell Card<p>To the Wonder: Casa de los Santos by Coqui Coqui in Izamal, Mexico<p>by Annie …

Tree house!!

For those of you who don’t know how amazing my husband is, here is a glimpse.<p>He has almost single-handedly remodeled our house, room by room, over …

Have you considered copper penny tiles for your next project?

<i>The fate of the American One Cent piece is yet to be determined. Will we follow Canada's lead, discontinuing the faithful penny? Well, keep saving</i> …

diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch

this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough …

Make Your Own Outdoor Shower

The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

The 10 best sea pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/culture/gallery/2013/jul/13/10-best-sea-pictures<p>720<p>From Da Vinci's imagined Italian coastline to Turner's abstractions – …

18 Cool Color Blocked Buildings

Sunday’s a good day for eye candy, don’t you think? Assuming you already read the title of this post, no we’re not about to post 18 photos of Ryan Gosling looking awesome. We are, however, here to serve up a whole bunch of outrageously colorful buildings from all over the world. Color block month …

San Francisco

Prismatic Layers of Air in Tuscany

Though not much is known about photographer Adnan Bubalo, his stunning nature and landscape photos speak for themselves. His most captivating works feature the hills of Tuscany in central Italy. With its spectacular rolling hills and surrounding scenery, Tuscany is one of Italy's top vacation …

The Captured Leader Of The Zetas Cartel Is A Depraved Individual Who Reportedly Liked To 'Stew' His Victims

The 40-year-old ex-police officer and two others were detained in Anahuac, a city bordering Texas.<p>The Zetas, founded by former elite soldiers, are one of the most powerful and feared organized crime groups in Mexico. The cartel originally served as the enforcers of the Gulf Cartel, but split off in …

Mexico

US Government-Funded Domestic Propaganda Has Officially Hit The Airwaves

The U.S. government's mammoth broadcasting arm has begun the "unleashing of thousands of hours per week of government-funded radio and TV programs for domestic U.S. consumption," John Hudson of Foreign Policy reported on Sunday.<p>The content arrives with the enactment of the Smith-Mundt Modernization …

The NSA Wants America's Most Powerful Corporations to Be Dependent on It

General Keith B. Alexander, its leader, sought unprecedented access to financial-industry computers. He hasn't gotten it yet.<p>Reuters<p>The <i>Washington Post</i> profile of NSA director General Keith B. Alexander concludes with an account of a private meeting that he conducted a few years ago with financial …

Mission Creep: When Everything Is Terrorism

NSA apologists say spying is only used for menaces like "weapons of mass destruction" and "terror." But those terms have been radically redefined.<p>Fer Gregory/Shutterstock<p>One of the assurances I keep hearing about the U.S. government's spying on American citizens is that it's only used in cases of …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …