Tag Archives: textures

Sink Hole

 I have a five-hole kitchen sink and recently read your article on sink holes and faucets. Here’s my issue: I’m installing a pullout faucet that will use three holes and a soap dispenser in the fourth. What do I do … Continue reading

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Be Your Own Salad Bar

We do a VERY good impression of Chop’t in my kitchen, where the lunch rush begins at 10:59 a.m. We dig deep in the fridge and pull out random pickles, dinner leftovers, a can of chickpeas, half a thing of … Continue reading

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Kitchen Hack: Coverage

When should I have the pot covered uncovered, or ajar? Less coverage = more evaporation=more concentrated flavor. Keep the pot covered if you want the ingredients to meld, cook and warm without reducing the amount of liquid. When the precise … Continue reading

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Cozy Bedroom

How do I make my bed look cozy without throw pillows? We have a king-size bed, and without pillows, it looks like a big, flat box in the middle of the room. Don’t underestimate nice linens. I think a bedroom … Continue reading

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Immerse Yourself 

Look, really look, at the colors and textures in this photo. Let your eyes explore the patterns of light and shadows. Sense the Movement of the water, like the ebb and flow of your breathing -rising as you breathe in … Continue reading

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