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Inside A Paris Apartment Untouched For 70 Years

Frozen in time, this French apartment gives a rare look into a past era.<p>Imagine you stumbled upon a time capsule that gave you a never-before-seen look into another era—for French officials this came true when they discovered an abandoned apartment that had been left untouched for 70 years. The …

The 10 Worst Things You Could Say To Your Boss

<i>I didn’t finish the project. I have no idea where your files are. I think I spilled coffee on your laptop.</i><p>Clearly, these are incredibly obvious …

Laptops

Steal This Look: A Classic English Kitchen for an Oscar-Winning Costume Designer

Oscar-winning costume designer Jacqueline Duran (she’s known for her work on <i>Anna</i> <i>Karenina</i>, <i>Pride & Prejudice</i>, and <i>Atonement</i>) commissioned Mark Lewis …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

12 Complete Thanksgiving Menus

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery2/Thanksgiving-Menus<p>article<p>More than any other holiday, Thanksgiving is a day built on culinary ritual. Turkey, …

Cooking

13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …

4 Go-To Shops For Actually Affordable Work Clothes

That paycheck doesn't just appear in your bank account from a magical money fairy. You work hard for that cash, so you want to spend it wisely. Sure, …

Clothing

How To Upgrade Your Home In One Click

Coming home with cherished memories may be the obvious reason to travel the globe, but we think returning with handfuls of authentic souvenirs for …

artisanal

Salted Butter Caramels

Makes about 60 caramels<p>Put the evening over the top by setting out these easy, impressive caramels after dessert. Or set out wax-paper bags so friends can take them home for the next day.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>⅔ cup heavy cream<p>1 vanilla bean, halved lengthwise<p>2 cups …

Dessert

Crispy Thai Pork with Cucumber Salad

4 Servings<p>The crispy bits are the key to this pork’s deliciousness. Use a wide, flat spatula for the best effect.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 English hothouse cucumber, halved lengthwise, thinly sliced crosswise<p>1 shallot, thinly sliced<p>2 red or green Thai chiles, with seeds, thinly sliced, divided<p>1/2 cup …

Spices

42 Peach Recipes: Pie, Punch, Melba & More

From pie to parfait, cobbler to cocktails, here are 42 ways to cook and eat all the peaches you can get your sticky hands on<p><b>We love peaches. We love peaches so much,</b> in fact, that we gathered these 42 recipes to keep handy at all times. From pie to parfait, cobbler to cocktails, here are 42 ways to …

Peaches

33 Blueberry Recipes We’re Completely Obsessed With

From cobbler to pancakes to pies, here are our favorite blueberry recipes.<p><b>We're not saying we have a favorite berry</b> or anything, but we'll gladly admit that blueberries are one of the best. Try out these blueberry recipes now (now!), especially when blueberries are in season.

Breakfast

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

4 No-Bake Birthday Cakes for Hot Summer Days

There's no need to turn the oven on to make these couldn't-be-simpler birthday cakes.<p>Too hot to bake? No problem. Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><b>Mud Pie</b> Fill a pre-baked cookie or graham cracker crust with about 2 pints of …

Dessert

6 Great Rose Wines to Drink This Summer

Whether you call it rose, rosado, or rosado, it's our favorite summer wine, and we've got 6 great bottles to try (plus 2 rules for drinking them)<p>Whether you call it rose,<i>rosato</i>, or<i>rosado</i>, it's summer's most refreshing wine. But before we tell you how to find the right hue for you, what, exactly, is …

Sonoma County

Your Summer Reading, Sorted

Nothing beats curling up with a good book. And, whether you're on the beach, on a plane, or on your own porch at home, summer is the perfect time to …

Artist Brings His Childhood Doodles To Life, Cue Nostalgia

When Telmo Pieper was a child, it's unlikely his teachers or parents thought that being an artist was his one true calling in life. He certainly …

Gardening 101: Lavender

Lavender; <i>Lavandula:</i> “The Practical Feminist”<p>Alice Walker once wrote that “womanist is to feminist as lavender is to purple.” As the Pulitzer …

Skirt Steak with Pickled Fennel Salad

4 Servings<p>You know when steak is so good that you don’t bother with a knife and fork and just eat it with your hands? Yeah.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pickled Fennel<p>1 medium fennel bulb, very thinly sliced<p>1 cup rice wine vinegar<p>¼ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon black peppercorns<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>Steak<p>1½ pounds skirt …

BBQ

Make Homemade Fabric Softener Crystals with Salt

Store bought fabric softener can be expensive and contains a bunch of different chemicals. Lindsey Johnson at weblog Henry Happened shows you how to …

Homemade

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Secondary Drowning

Over the weekend, I experienced one of the worst things to have happened to me since becoming a mother. After the shock subsided, a thousand memories, regrets and things that I wish I had done differently that day flashed through my mind.<p>I tend to hesitate when it comes to sharing super-personal …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …

8 New Page-Turners to Pack in Your Beach Bag This Summer

You'll be hooked by page two.<p>If you're truly going to go OOO for a beach vacation, the most surefire way to make sure you're actually decompressing is putting down your smartphone (bye email alerts) to get lost in a good read. Below, our recommendations for the best books worth reading front to …

Books

Blackberry-Vinegar Caramel Sauce

Makes about 1½ cups<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>This revelatory sauce starts with a dry caramel, meaning no water is added to the sugar. It will take on color quickly and is less likely to crystallize.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup sugar<p>¼ cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>10 oz. fresh or frozen …

Caramel

Iconic Fashion: 27 Memorable White Shirts Through the Decades

There's no other closet staple that's as timeless or as versatile as the white button-down shirt. This season, designers like Joseph Altuzarra, Raf …

11 Quick and Easy Summer Camp Lunches

Here are 15 camp lunches that kids will love, from cold noodle salad to spinach dip.<p><b>It's summer camp season!</b> It's probably a huge relief to send your kids off to swim, run, do arts and crafts, and other good ole'-fashioned fun stuff. But there's one problem that plagues parents during the school …

Healthy Eating

Quick Cakes

Impress your guests with our creative candy decorations -- all completely doable in less than 30 minutes!<p>Press gummy letters ($19 for a 5-lb. bag; amazon.com) into the frosting in colorful rows or spell out your child's name. Top your cake with giant 15" tapers for a dramatic birthday wish. …

Birthday Cake