Last time I opened my mouth, we travelled to Norway, the new land of the Nissan Leaf, and before that we religiously went through our monthly worldwide Roundup, spending time praising the ever-impressive performance of the Nissan Qashqai. Now it’s time to look at the 200 best-selling models worldwide. And there is a big (Chinese) surprise [...]
I started out at 268 pounds at the beginning of February. Today, May 20, I’m at 243 pounds. That’s a loss of 25 pounds. In fourteen weeks. Calculate that out and, on average, I’ve lost 1.8 pounds/week. Booyah! Those of you who are paying...Show More Summary
What's the right water temperature for brewing coffee at home? The team at Verve Coffee Roasters has an idea or two.
Don't want a children's toy containing lead paint manufactured with child labor in your state? Congressman King and the House Agriculture Committee say "tough." Want the workers in your state to have a better chance? Your state won't have the right to choose. The Feds are encroaching.
When a video touts itself as "probably the greatest hollywood-style RC action movie car chase ever," (sic) you should set yourself up for disappointment. That's not to say that this joint effort, a clearly well-funded partnership between...Show More Summary
I have written before about the pony Sophie from Bill's neighbor. Bill has been working with this horse to help her overcome some of her fears. He's made a series of videos (13 in fact!) on Sophie's progress. This past week, the progress continued. Show More Summary
Have Fun with Fungooms by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Lots of parents I know try to balance the amount of screen time their kids get. I think that's an excellent idea. Sometimes kids lives are so switched on, or so full of...Show More Summary
On simplicity, night visions & doing what you damn well please. by Alexandra Franzen, “If you have a simple dream, simply do it. f you have an un-simple dream, strip it down to one string.” Tender Buttons: Objects, guest post by Lisa Congdon for the Chronicle Books blog, “For Tender Buttons, concepting was an important [...]Show More Summary
Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries believes that only attractive people should be encouraged to wear A&F clothes, but writer Greg Karber disagrees. Offended by Jeffries' callous statement and the fact that the company refuses to make clothes larger than
Another week had already gone by _ Eeep it’s almost my birthday already?! Time is flying this month. I’ve spent most of this week filming like crazy so I can be ahead with videos and have more time to do longer tutorials like the Sew Fun series. Show More Summary
I started a speed painting series of people who inspire me last year but I didn’t have the materials or the time to keep it up. I’m starting fresh this year and redoing my first subject: FablesInFashion! This time I forced Celina to watch me doing it so I could film her reactions > : [...]Show More Summary
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebZbCDeHoo0 At Scion‘s lifestyle gallery and retail space on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, cult fashion label Hood By Air has set up its first pop-up shop along with a month-long installation featuring the unsettling video above among many other… Watch Hood By Air’s Installation Video “Morph” is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Post by Cynthia Dermody Is it just me or has this been a particularly awful month in terms of horror stories about women being kidnapped, killed or forced to do depraved things against their will? Last thing we need is another one, but of course, we got it. Show More Summary
Hurry inside the Far East Plaza for a taste of Roy Choi's ultimate post-drinking destination. The Chubby Pork Belly at Chego is the rice bowl that brings you back from the brink.
Kinda windy inside today. On Bemyromance’s YouTube, found by Barbara B., who says, “Wish it were our dog, but t’is not.” Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Naughtiness, Pups
This man's hate for the brand is seriously controversial. And entertaining.
Learning to clarify butter is a technique that every cook should know. The process of clarifying butter consists of separating the milk solids from the fat. This allows butter to be used at a higher temperature. Clarified butter or ghee is used widely in Indian cooking.
Here's a fun peek inside family meal at the Union Square Hospitality Group: Danny Meyer recently joined USHG culinary director Michael Romano at Google for a chat about Romano's cookbook with Karen Stabiner Family Table. They start off by...
A quick look at the stories hitting the pizza headlines this week.
Looking for a great recipe to help you impress (or apologize to) that special someone? Try this simple risotto and watch it work its magic. The post The Perfect Risotto Recipe for Anniversaries and Apologies appeared first on Lifeha...