The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes

The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes
If there is one coffee table design bible that will last this is be it: The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes. “A handbook for making a home that will stand the test of time; … Gestalten is best known for its more than 600 books about contemporary design …
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Brioso Coffee Opens on Long Street
In addition to roasting, the new Brioso Coffee on Long Street includes a coffee laboratory that will be used to train staff, oversee quality control, educate wholesale clients, and entertain the public through cupping events that will be scheduled in …
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Where we ate: Best reviewed restaurants of 2015
Eateries are evaluated on food quality, service, presentation and atmosphere. Here's a … Cottonwood — Owner Nathan Simpson's café is all things to all people — restaurant, coffee shop and nightclub with live music in the old Duggan's Pub location …
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The Gotta-Have-It-All Kitchen Gift Guide

The Gotta-Have-It-All Kitchen Gift Guide
High-quality jar-shaped measuring spoons You wouldn't think there'd be much to say about measuring spoons — at least unless you've spent time hunting for your spoons, trying to divine the size of a cheap plastic one that has had its printing wash off …
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The Seventh Annual Sprudgie Award Finalists
From thousands of voters in dozens of countries around the world, you poured in votes for the 2015 Sprudgie Awards, honoring the very best in specialty coffee. Now those votes have been tabulated, and we're ready to present the nominees in 10 categories.
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What to Drink and Give Now: Worldly Wines
I will have a detailed post up shortly, but before I left I was invited to attend a virtual tasting of Cru Bourgeois du Médoc wines, also from the region, celebrating a designation of high quality. … The best wines from the year receive the …
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Holiday Gift Guide: 10 suggestions for food lovers

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 suggestions for food lovers
The decadent flourless cake soon made its way into a local coffee shop. Now Atlantans can indulge in the gluten-free cake, too. Available at Lucy's Market, 102 W. Paces Ferry Road N.W., in two shareable sizes: a classic 9 inch ($ 30) and the 6-inch mini …
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Smart-home upgrades that you can install yourself
[Left the coffee pot on? No worries. There's an app for that.] • Thermostats: Smart-home technologies were largely inspired by new-age thermostats, which promised to go above and beyond the traditional “set and hold” options found in most homes today …
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The Only Cat Worth Liking is a Dog in a Cat Suit
The rest of them, the millions on the Internet, at my friend's apartment in the city, in the cat lady's house up the street, I do not like. It's not that I hate them, it is only that I return their indifference. Cat owners lavish love on their pets and …
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Your Ultimate Guide to Universal Orlando

Your Ultimate Guide to Universal Orlando
Orlando, Florida, theme park capital of the world, has over 10 amusement parks catering to theme park lovers and Florida vacationers in its huge metropolitan limits. But none of these are more centered on the magic and adventure of the motion pictures …
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Rating Beer
Anyone can say, "Founders Breakfast Stout tasted like coffee, and I hate coffee. 2/5," but it takes someone with consideration and objectivity to instead say, "The coffee in this beer is very present and quite bitter. Coffee lovers will love this, but …