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Gareth Rhodes in the 19th District

New York’s 19th Congressional District stretches from the wealthy enclaves of Rhinebeck and the tie-dye world of Woodstock across the Catskill Mountains to the struggling dairy farmers near Cooperstown. In this enormous district, seven Democrats are competing in the primary on June 26 to challenge …

An Architect’s Estate, Open for Business: Wanås Hotel in Skåne, Sweden

Four years ago, when architect Kristina Wachtmeister and her husband inherited an estate located outside the village of Knislinge, they converted its …

Mexican Pot Pork Carnitas

<b>INGREDIENTS</b>2 1/2 lbs boneless pork shoulder blade roast, trimmed<br>3/4 cup low sodium chicken broth<br>1/2 tsp sazon, homemade works too<br>2-3 chipotle peppers …

Harmonious Wooden Residence

Mf+Arquitetos curated the interior design of this marvelous residence in São Paulo. The place is conceived like an oasis, with a wooden warm …

Fudgy Flourless Chocolate-Pecan Cookies Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Sift together powdered sugar, cocoa, and salt in a large bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk egg whites until frothy. Stir …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

5 Weird Old Home Trends I'd Love to See Make a Comeback

Colorful fixtures in a 1950s Kohler Ad, spotted on Plan59.<p>(Image credit: Plan59)<p>Design preferences tend to change over time, and when you're looking …

10 Easy Pieces: Best Tissue Box Covers, Allergy Edition

The dreaded allergy season is upon us, and if you’re like us, you cringe at the sight of a cardboard tissue box. Here are our top 11 camouflage picks.<p>…

Midcentury Modern Mashup: At Home with a Rising Design Star in LA

Ever since we discovered him last summer, Kirill Bergart has become one of our favorite up-and-coming designers. His gift is in mining the best of …

Hotel Hakuba: A Japanese Ski Lodge for Scandi Design Fanatics

Located in a village near Nagano, the site of the 1998 Winter Olympics, Hotel Hakuba is a newly opened ski lodge from Onecollection founders Ivan …

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Cooking

12 Low-Carb Breakfast Ideas Under 300 Calories

<b>Cut carbs without cutting flavor.</b><p><i>For SELF, by Audrey Bruno.</i><p>Photo: Karina Carrel via cafedelites.com<p>Breakfast is more than just a meal -- it's a way of life. The right recipe will help keep you feeling happy and full straight on through to lunchtime. And having something tasty planned for your …

Healthy Eating

No-Bake Protein Balls That Power Up Your Workout (And Taste Like Dessert!)

Apple Cinnamon Protein Balls<p>You'd be hard pressed to find a pair that goes together better than apple and cinnamon (OK, maybe peanut butter and …

Healthy Eating

A Closer Look At Minimalism Today—No Helvetica Allowed

What’s behind our culture’s perennial obsession with minimalism? According to Stuart Tolley, it resurfaces in times of social flux.<p>“For me, it’s a cleansing of the palette,” says Stuart Tolley, who runs the Brighton, England-based design studio Transmission. “It’s a way of stripping back work to go …

The World's First Color Thesaurus Is Here

Who knew there was a difference between butter and banana yellow?<p>If your color vocabulary is restricted to primaries and Pantone's shade of the year, you probably have that in common with 99 percent of the population. But if you want to go above and beyond, we've got some homework for you: Writer …

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Design

12 High-Protein Meals Under 400 Calories For Veggies

Anna Johansson<p>Anna is a freelance writer, researcher, and business consultant. Read full profile<p>Whether you’re a vegetarian, vegan, or simply someone …

Healthy Eating

Casserole Recipes That Are Worth Getting Excited About

These ones are worth a second chance.<p>Casseroles have a bad reputation -- and unjustly so. They're often meet with moans and groans, when really, most of the time, they're actually delicious. The problem with casserole recipes is that no matter how tasty they are, they always look like, well, a …

Cooking

David Chipperfield presents cabinets referencing Greek architecture at David Gill Gallery

Architect David Chipperfield has designed a series of bronze, steel and glass bookshelves and cabinets for his first gallery collaboration with David …

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24 Of The Best Nachos Recipes

Prepare for maximum snacking.<p>Nachos are quite possibly the best tourist food to have ever been invented. Since their beginnings in 1943, they’ve taken many forms ― from your classic, neon-orange cheese-topped ballpark nachos to fully-loaded pulled pork explosions.<p>At their base, they’re a simple …

GamFratesi pairs bent wood and rattan for Gebrüder Thonet furniture line

Danish design duo GamFratesi has incorporated patterned cane panels into a collection of steam-bent furniture for Gebrüder Thonet.<p>Unveiled at the …

How to Make Bacon Your Go-To Post-Gym Snack

A quick and simple recipe perfect for post-workout munchies.<p>Eggs and bacon are the true breakfast champions. They're delicious, easy to make, and boast unlimited combos. But these Bacon and Egg Tartes are a total game-changer. In her new book, <i>The Athlete's Fix</i>(VeloPress), nutritionist and …

Project 12 uses plywood joinery to create more rooms inside a Melbourne home

Australian studio Project 12 Architecture has used plywood partitions and furnishings to reconfigure a converted warehouse in Melbourne and make more …

8 Ideas Worth Stealing from Vintage Kitchens

(Image credit: Kitschy Living)<p>I can't get enough of vintage interiors, especially vintage kitchens. And although these spaces may look a little …

Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: The Ultimate Staff Kitchen in NYC

It all began with a request for a Band-Aid.<p>Designer Brad Sherman, newly arrived in New York and crashing on a friend’s sofa, was working as a …

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Goat Cheese

6 Servings<p>This dish has become a signature of Domenica chef Alon Shaya. Precooking the cauliflower in seasoned poaching liquid infuses it with flavor; roasting makes it crisp.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Roasted Cauliflower<p>2 1/2 cups dry white wine<p>1/3 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons fresh …

Recipes

Bouillabaisse Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The difference between bouillabaisse and any other fish soup lies in the combination of flavors beyond the seafood stock. A hint of saffron, an accent of zested orange, and a few sliced fennel bulbs and fronds bring out an essence from the seafood that would otherwise remain hidden. …

Best Recipes Using Vanilla Protein Powder

Protein powders…. Thoughts? I think they’re great to add protein (duh), but I don’t think they should replace real food. Particularly when working …