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Ideas sparked by tools rediscovered in the kitchen cabinet

Ideas sparked by tools rediscovered in the kitchen cabinet
On a first go-through of my kitchen, I found these orphans languishing at the back of the cupboard:

When she opens the kitchen cabinets, memories spill forth

When she opens the kitchen cabinets, memories spill forth
It's the end of January, and I've already broken or never picked up most of my New Year's resolutions. There is one, though, that I'm actually kind of enjoying. I was giving the kitchen a bit more than the usual once-over at the beginning of the year, giving the painted cupboards a rubdown with...

Super Bowl Sunday dip and chili recipes that score

Super Bowl Sunday dip and chili recipes that score
Theoretically, you can serve almost anything on Super Bowl Sunday. We once even ran a story proposing a game-day wine tasting with selected charcuterie. But let's face it, that's probably not going to happen at our houses.

'Boyhood,' 'Grand Budapest Hotel,' 'Lego Movie' win editing honors

published about 3 hours ago
'Boyhood,' 'Grand Budapest Hotel,' 'Lego Movie' win editing honors
"Boyhood," "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "The Lego Movie" and "Citizenfour" made the cut, winning the 65th American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards for best edited feature films of 2014 on Friday evening.


Mapping neighborhood change in Camden

published about 4 hours ago
As Camden leaders tout a budding renaissance in the city, one Rutgers-Camden project will be keeping an objective eye by tracking neighborhood changes in the ... more

Unreported measles exposure

published about 5 hours ago
Unreported measles exposure
Patients at a health center in Mesa were exposed to measles nine days before the date stated in the first alerts to the public.         

Leather and Laces party

published about 5 hours ago
Leather and Laces party
Inside the Victoria Secret Leather and Laces party.         

Inside Bud Light's "House of Whatever"

published about 5 hours ago
Inside Bud Light's "House of Whatever"
In the heart of Downtown Phoenix, Bud Light is throwing a huge party.         

Special events add pressure for Scottsdale medical teams

published about 6 hours ago
Special events add pressure for Scottsdale medical teams
Scottsdale Fire had more than 40 calls for help in first three days of Phoenix Open.         

Ideas sparked by tools rediscovered in the kitchen cabinet

Ideas sparked by tools rediscovered in the kitchen cabinet
On a first go-through of my kitchen, I found these orphans languishing at the back of the cupboard:

When she opens the kitchen cabinets, memories spill forth

When she opens the kitchen cabinets, memories spill forth
It's the end of January, and I've already broken or never picked up most of my New Year's resolutions. There is one, though, that I'm ... more

Super Bowl Sunday dip and chili recipes that score

Super Bowl Sunday dip and chili recipes that score
Theoretically, you can serve almost anything on Super Bowl Sunday. We once even ran a story proposing a game-day wine tasting with selected charcuterie. But ... more

'Boyhood,' 'Grand Budapest Hotel,' 'Lego Movie' win editing honors

published about 3 hours ago
'Boyhood,' 'Grand Budapest Hotel,' 'Lego Movie' win editing honors
"Boyhood," "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "The Lego Movie" and "Citizenfour" made the cut, winning the 65th American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards for best edited feature ... more

A Good Appetite: Parm Dishes to Warm Weary Souls

published about 15 hours ago
A Good Appetite: Parm Dishes to Warm Weary Souls
When carefully and lovingly cooked with excellent ingredients, parmigiana is a fantastic dish, one worth learning how to make just right. (Article plus video.)
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App City: An App, Happy, Offers Discounts for Drinkers

published about 16 hours ago
App City: An App, Happy, Offers Discounts for Drinkers
Happy, known on Android phones as Happy Any Hour, is a new app that allows users to drink on the cheap at participating bars in ... more
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Spreading the Gospel of Food Preservation Across the U.S.

published about 17 hours ago
Spreading the Gospel of Food Preservation Across the U.S.
Referring to her cross-country travels as Fermentation on Wheels, Tara Whitsitt motors around the United States in a bus, earning a living largely by holding ... more
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City Kitchen: A Chinese New Year Dumpling Recipe

published about 17 hours ago
City Kitchen: A Chinese New Year Dumpling Recipe
For the Chinese New Year, celebrate with homemade won tons packed with shrimp and scallops, seasoned simply with ginger, scallions, hot pepper and sesame oil.
NYT > Food   

DealBook: Shake Shack, Born in a Park, Is Going Public With Big Dreams

published about 17 hours ago
DealBook: Shake Shack, Born in a Park, Is Going Public With Big Dreams
The company is part of fast-food movement that has emphasized fresh food and friendliness, a tack that will value the company at around $745 million.
NYT > Food   

T Magazine: At Reed Krakoff’s New SoHo Boutique, the Art and Design Are as Compelling as the Fashion

published 1 day ago
T Magazine: At Reed Krakoff’s New SoHo Boutique, the Art and Design Are as Compelling as the Fashion
From lamps that appear to have burst through the walls to an installation by the Bouroullec brothers, the space is no ordinary luxury flagship.

Currents: Furniture: A Bed With Joinery Exposed

published 1 day ago
Currents: Furniture: A Bed With Joinery Exposed
Aaron Poritz’s new bed design reveals how it’s held together, something traditional techniques seek to hide.

In the Garden: Planting a Clock That Tracks Hours by Flowers

published 2 days ago
In the Garden: Planting a Clock That Tracks Hours by Flowers
The idea of a garden that blooms like clockwork has been around for centuries. But how well does it work?

Over-the-Top Amenities: Sweating the Details

published 2 days ago
Over-the-Top Amenities: Sweating the Details
Developers of super-luxury apartments in New York are redefining the meaning of “amenity.” Once it was a steam room. Now it’s a hamam.

Currents: Deals: Discounts From Flou, Penobscot Bay Porch Swings, Townhouse.bz and Grace & Favor

published 2 days ago
Currents: Deals: Discounts From Flou, Penobscot Bay Porch Swings, Townhouse.bz and Grace & Favor
Sales on furniture, bedding, porch swings and home accessories.

La Quinta Resort & Club is an oasis for human and dog

published about 9 hours ago
La Quinta Resort & Club is an oasis for human and dog
When it comes to pet travel, the Palm Springs area really knows how to throw a dog a bone. In fact, some people say hoteliers ... more

Pilots Union Approves Contract With Airline

published about 9 hours ago
The deal provides a substantial salary increase, though some union members have criticized it for failing to match the terms offered by Delta Air Lines.

Odd Photo Choice for Venezuela Promotional Effort

published about 10 hours ago
Odd Photo Choice for Venezuela Promotional Effort
Jim Wyss, a reporter for The Miami Herald, was surprised to see a picture of himself after his release from Venezuelan detention being used in ... more

On the Big Island, volcanic activity could worsen respiratory problems

published about 10 hours ago
On the Big Island, volcanic activity could worsen respiratory problems
Visitors to the Big Island who suffer chronic respiratory problems are being urged to take common-sense precautions because of air pollution caused by volcanic activity.

In Transit Blog: Presidents Can Be So Romantic

published about 12 hours ago
In Transit Blog: Presidents Can Be So Romantic
This year Valentine’s and Presidents’ Day fall on the same weekend, and hotels around the country are offering packages that celebrate both occasions.