Wastebaskets


Professional organizers are fans of wastebaskets—they help ensure trash actually leaves the space—so I’m always interested in new design twists on this basic product. In the San Francisco Bay Area, where I work, many cities are banning plastic grocery bags—but before the bans, I saw many clients with huge stashes of those bags. But the […]

Glossary of Spices & Condiments – Indian Names


English Name Indian / Hindi Name Aniseed Saunf Asafoetida Heeng Basil Tulsi Bay leaf Tejpatta Black Cumin seeds Shah Jeera Black Pepper Kali Mirch Black Salt Kala Namak Cardamom Elaichi Caraway seeds Shah Jeera Carom seeds Ajwain Cinnamon Dalchini Clove Laung Coriander seeds Dhania Cumin seeds Jeera Dry Fenugreek Leaves Kasoori Methi Dry Ginger Saunth […]

Glossary of Pulses & Lentils – Indian Names


English Name Indian / Hindi Name Beaten Rice Poha Bengal gram Chana Black gram Sabut Urad dal / Kaali dal Black eyed beans Chawli / Lobhia Broken Wheat Dalia Chickpeas (brown) Chana Chickpeas (green) Cholia / Hara Chana Chickpeas (white) Kabuli Chana Gram flour Besan / Chane ka atta Green gram Moong Horse gram Kulthi […]

Glossary of Vegetables – Indian Names


  English Name Indian / Hindi Name Ash Gourd Petha Aubergines Baingan Banana (raw) Kela Beetroot Chukander Bitter Gourd Karela Bottle Gourd Lauki Brinjal Baingan Broad Beans Papdi / Vaal Cabbage Pattagobi Capsicum Simla Mirch Carrot Gajar Cauliflower Phoolgobi Chilli (green) Harimirch Chilli (dry red) Sukhi Lalmirch Cluster Beans Gavar Coconut Nariyal Colocasia leaves Patrel […]

Best of Stunning Works Of Art You Won’t Believe Aren’t Photographs


1. Omar Ortiz – Oil on linen omarortiz.wordpress.com / Via artlandian.com omarortiz.wordpress.com / Via artlandian.com 2. Paul Cadden – Small drawing pencil on paper paulcadden.com facebook.com 3. Kamalky Laureano – Acrylic on canvas kamalkylaureano.carbonmade.com / Via artlandian.com kamalkylaureano.carbonmade.com / Via artlandian.com 4. Gregory Thielker – Oil on canvas gregorythielker.com / Via zillamag.com 5. Lee Price – Oil on linen leepricestudio.com leepricestudio.com 6. Ben Weiner – Paintings of paint benweiner.com / Via azizalbraik.tumblr.com benweiner.com / Via azizalbraik.tumblr.com 7. Ron Mueck – Sculpture, mixed materials […]