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How To Create A Photo Effects Art Portrait In Photoshop?

How To Create A Photo Effects Art Portrait In Photoshop?<p>Whatever you want to learn about Photoshop, you’ll find a tutorial here to create incredible …

Graphics

11 Recipes Kids Will Love at Your Next Family Gathering

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Kids can be tough critics and it’s not always easy to find something that everyone will enjoy at a family gathering. But fear not – …

Love

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

"Have another Nutter Butter peanut butter sandwich cooooookiiieeee!"<p>For us old-timers, that song sure can get stuck in our heads. But this peanut butter cookie is the cure. And it's gluten-free! (Too bad almost all of my gluten-free family members hate peanut butter.)<p>You can make these as plain-old …

The Top 10 Recipes you Loved from Pinterest this Month

What we love about Pinterest is that it lets us feed off of each other's ideas for the kitchen. There's no better way to get inspired than by seeing what other cooks and eaters are loving and pinning. We wondered what was most inspiring you to cook (or to pin!) this month, and we have to say—we're …

How to Make Baking With Kids a Recipe for Success

The Bon Appétit Test Kitchen made graham crackers for Take Your Child to Work Day. Here's what we learned about baking with kids.<p></head>For Condé Nast's annual Take Your Kids to Work Day, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Test Kitchen whipped up homemade graham crackers with some very short sous chefs. If we can …

Endgame Promo Spot for the Final Episodes of THE FLASH

Starbucks' New Cookie Straws Are Here And They Sound Delicious

You know what pairs nicely with Starbucks' new S'mores Frappuccino? A cookie straw, of course.<p>In conjunction with the limited-time S'mores Frappuccino release on Tuesday, April 28, Starbucks announced that it will offer customers free Frappuccino Cookie Straws while supplies last. Described as a …

'The Little Prince' trailer looks better than anything Pixar has made in years

We just got the trailer for the star-studded animated feature "The Little Prince," based on the 1943 novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The movie combines computer-generated animation with traditional stop-motion animation techniques. Judging by the trailer, the movie promises to be a strong …

Unfriended review - I know who you Skyped last summer but iStill don't care

It’s been a while since we’ve all had a new horror subgenre to briefly enjoy, get bored with and then mercilessly criticise. The J-Horror remakes of the early noughties transformed into grimy torture pornos which turned into a tiresome run of Hollywood remakes which then gave way to found footage …

This is how Cirque du Soleil reinvented the circus

It’s generally believed that the way to beat your rival is to outperform or outpace them. But in business, the better way to win is to create uncontested new market space where no competition exists.<p>Consider Cirque du Soleil, a performance that broke away from traditional circus shows by borrowing …

Cirque du Soleil

Playful Photo Booth Portraits Showcase Adoptable Dogs’ Sweet Personalities

There's no shortage of pets that need a good home, but how do you best show people that their new pal is waiting for them at the shelter? The Humane Society of Utah has an ingenious way of enticing potential owners to adopt homeless dogs. Photographer Guinnevere Shuster captured the pups' colorful …

Photography

'Super Mario amiibos' Unlock More Content In Games You Already Own

Super Mario amiibos extend value by unlocking new content in Captain Toad’s Treasure Trackers, Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart as well as recently released Mario Party 10.<p>Whether investing in the latest Lego video-game, choosing the right console or expanding the collection of toys to life …

'Fifty Shades' director quits the franchise

<i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> director Sam Taylor-Johnson will not be returning to direct a sequel.<p>Taylor-Johnson made the much-anticipated <i>Fifty Shades</i> franchise departure official on Wednesday in a statement.<p>"Directing <i>Fifty Shades Of Grey</i> has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely …

Blogs | Food & Wine

They're just doing their best!<p>Wolfdown, Bites & Bashes, and Makani go beyond traditional bulgogi and bo ssam.<p>The company says plastic straws will be …

Food

How to Clean, Trim, and Prepare Artichokes

<i>Author’s Note: This article, originally published in 2015, has been updated with new photos and a slightly different method for cleaning the chokes down to the heart. It’s a method I’ve decided is easier for most home cooks to do with success.</i><p>Everything about the artichoke—the edible flower bud of …

Hash Browns, Tacos, and Beyond: 10 Savory Recipes for Breakfast Potatoes

GalleryHash Browns, Tacos, and Beyond: 10 Savory Recipes for Breakfast Potatoes<p>More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Potato, poh-tah-to. However you pronounce it, the humble potato is the perfect blank canvas for savory breakfasts. They're hearty and …

Butt-Shaped Dessert Twerks When You Jiggle It

2014 may just have been the Year Of The Butt, with Meghan Trainor bringing booty back and Kim Kardashian breaking the Internet. Thankfully, though, rear-end trends have spilled over the calendar page and are ever-present in 2015.<p>That's why we're resurfacing Twerk Pudding, the Japanese tuckus-shaped …

Why Snacktime Should Always Include Cookies

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: An everything-but-the-kitchen sink pantry cookie that doubles as a perfect snack.</i><p>Snack is the land of infinite possibility. Snack is what …

Dessert

Depression Cake Is Budget Baking At Its Best

There aren't many good things that came out of the economic tragedy that shook this nation during the 1930s, but there is one we know for sure: Depression Cake. It's a confection named after the Great Depression and brought sweetness and celebration to people who otherwise couldn't afford it. In …

Disney announces 'Frozen 2'

Disney officially announced plans to produce a sequel to "Frozen."<p>The company revealed plans during the Walt Disney Co.'s annual shareholders meeting on Thursday from San Francisco.<p>The first film's directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck are developing the project with producer Peter Del Vecho for …

Watch Miranda Lambert’s Sexy ‘Little Red Wagon’ Video

There’s a cute little rescue dog and a hot, shirtless pool boy, but the minute Miranda Lambert steps out of her Airstream trailer and surveys the …

Kanye West's long-rumored Kim ballad 'Awesome' has hit the Internet

Rumors about the follow-up to Kanye West’s <i>Yeezus</i> have been swirling since the minute it dropped. One long-running piece of supposed insider info is …

How to Eat Healthy When You're Broke as Sh*t

Back away from the fast food.<p>Eating healthy is often a lifestyle change in more ways than one—not only are you making choices for your body, but you're also probably making choices for your budget as well. (Kale ain't cheap, y'all.)<p>So what's a young, broke woman supposed to do when eating a 25 cent …

Spectacular Floor Installations Made of Candy and Other Colorful Objects

Operating under the name Pip & Pop, Australian artist Tanya Schultz uses a combination of colorful candy, glitter, sand, toys, beads, and other bright objects to create gloriously dreamy, intricately patterned floor installations.<p>Viewers experience the thrill of a sugar rush as they feast their …

Art

3D Screw Portrait Allows Blind Man to “See” Himself with His Hands

Physical contact with precious art tends to be prohibited, but Andrew Myers and Cantor Fine Art are bucking that norm with their new, uniquely meaningful collaboration. <i>Please Touch the Art</i> challenges people to see artwork from more diverse perspectives—even without actually <i>seeing</i> it.<p>The project's …

Art

These Space Photos Were Made by Scanning Things Found in a Kitchen

For the past couple of years, photographer Navid Baraty has been experimenting with the idea of creating photographs of the universe without having …

Photography

8 Surprising Things You Should Never Eat if You're Trying to Lose Weight

"Low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.<p>Lots of experts say it's stupid to forbid yourself from eating certain foods — that denying yourself something you really want to eat can ultimately lead to binge eating and eventual weight gain. So dessert isn't on this list — it's OK to indulge sometimes! …

Why I Love Squishy Cake (and You Should Too)

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: Why we should all be eating squishier cake and leaving the dense quickbreads and the light chiffon cakes for another day.</i><p>If you …