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7 Summer Dinner Ideas to Keep on Constant Rotation Through September

As much as we love the leafy spinach, hearty artichokes, and crunchy sugar snap peas that fill the produce aisle in spring, summer produce is where …

Cooking

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

1 of 15<p>Paper White by Benjamin Moore<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Parma Gray by Farrow & Ball<p>3 of 15<p>Light Pewter by Benjamin Moore<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Brassica …

40 Easy Cucumber Salads

Crunch on this! Our cool cucumber salad recipes will hit the sweet spot at your next potluck.<p>Sweet-Tart Cucumber Salad<p>A dear friend showed me how to …

Healthy Eating

Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

"This recipe is from my mother. It may sound strange, but these are really good and very easy to make. The Brussels sprouts should be brown with a …

The Restaurants Inspiring Us to Put Houseplants Everywhere

A Beginners Guide To Indoor Greenery

AKA, how to build a lounge room oasis that'll stay lush.<p>A plant-filled home doesn’t just <i>look</i> great; it’s <i>really</i> good for your health.<p>Indoor plants …

Shade-loving houseplants perfect for the darker corners of your home

These beauties can thrive in low, or no, light<p>Houseplants don't always have to sit on the windowsill or a south-facing mantelpiece to thrive and look …

Plants

These 5 Houseplants Are Like "Living, Breathing Antidepressants"

Sometimes, all you need to lighten your mood is a touch of nature in any space, especially when you call a bustling city home. While Stanford …

10 Recipes That Prove Butternut Squash Reigns Supreme

Sure, we give spaghetti squash lots o' love — but what about butternut? This just as savory-sweet squash has been seasonally (and unfairly) "shelved" …

Butternut

36 Straight-Up Genius Ways To Add Storage To Your Home

You'll finally be able to use your oven for something other than your sweaters.

How to Cope with Little or No Bedroom Storage

If your bedroom storage situation is such that you laugh-cry every time a person on "House Hunters" (or any given home show) sashays through a …

Coffee Ricotta: Traditional Italian Recipe

Serves 6<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>700 g/1 ½ lb. /3 cups fresh ricotta cheese<p>125 ml/4 fl oz. / ½ cup double/heavy cream<p>25 g/1 oz. /2 tbsps. espresso beans, freshly …

Blackberry Bacon Grilled Cheese Recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Butter one side of each slice of bread. Place bread, butter side down, in skillet.<p>2<p>Done<p>Top one piece of bread with cheese, bacon, and …

We've got you: Here are 10 quick, comforting meals you should make today

Today was <i>rough</i>, we know. And there’s nothing worse than having to figure out what to eat when you’re sad and mopey. That’s why we put together this …

21 Warm and Welcoming Guest Room Ideas Photos

When it comes to designing a beautiful bedroom for guests, comfort is key. A guest room should be a welcoming space that combines the amenities of a hotel with the intimacy and charm of a home. To create an inviting design, consider the essentials for any road-weary traveler: a luxurious bed, a …

53 Travel Health Essentials the Pros Swear By

Here’s what to pack for a sound mind and body on the road.<p>2018 is shaping up to be a peak year for wellness tourism, and that’s reaching far beyond …

Self-improvement

7 facts about relationships everyone should know before getting married

As the New York Times concluded, "being married makes people happier and more satisfied with their lives than those who remain single — particularly during the most stressful periods, like midlife crises."<p><i>Drake Baer contributed to this story.</i>

Relationships

The Secret Ingredient Your Roasted Carrots Are Missing

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 425°F.<p>Cut one of the orange halves into 4 wedges (keep the peel on). Slice the wedges into thin …

Recipes

10 Charming Reading Nooks

To start the new year off right, we encourage you to embrace the cooler temperatures head on... by spending the day indoors, with a good book in …

An Age-by-Age Guide to Entertaining Children

Before I had kids of my own, I always felt awkward around youngsters at family gatherings. Sure, I <i>wanted</i> to play with somebody else’s baby, or even …

Kids

15 Holiday Cookie Recipes Anyone Can Conquer

Just call me Martha Stewart.

The Death Of Dating!

As the New Year approaches I've been reflecting on the nature of dating and the demoralizing and distressing effect it often plays in people's lives.<p>The article's title is not a final proclamation. It's meant to encourage you to take a short hard look at just a few of the key factors that impact …

Relationships

What’s A Holiday In The Maldives Actually Like?

Well, let me show you! As you might have gleaned from my recent instagram post, we’ve been putting together the very first video from our recent trip …

The Best Indoor Plants to Clear the Air, Literally

Aloe vera is a pretty magical little plant, and its medicinal properties are well known for treating minor cuts and burns. But there's another …

Our Best Weeknight Dinner Recipes of 2016

The best recipes for Tuesday nights when you get home at 8 p.m. and need dinner on the table.<p>Weeknight dinner can be a drag, especially when you're staring at an empty fridge and the same pantry ingredients that have been taking up space in there all year. But not when these 20 recipes are around. …

Cooking

How to Make the Very Best Rolled Sugar Cookies

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I love sugar cookies. I love them soft and chewy in a sugar shell. I love them light, fluffy, and fully frosted. I love them any and every which way, but I especially love them when they're rolled and cut.<p>Rolled sugar cookies have a texture like no other: light …

16 slow cooker Christmas recipes that'll free you up for more time with family

Spend this Christmas out of the kitchen and in front of the tree. With some quick prep work (enlist some elves for help) and the flip of a switch, …

7 Kitchen Decorating Ideas That Are Already Trending for 2017

It's time to get out of that stainless steel rut.<p>Leanne Ford's one of those designers who makes you go, "Ugh, really?!" As in, "<i>ugh, really</i>, you just swapped out these chairs and suddenly my stuck-in-the-'90s shabby chic kitchen looks Pinterest-worthy?!" Or, "<i>ugh</i>, <i>really</i>, all I needed was a matte …

Spice Up Wine and Cheese Nights

Perfect gifts for the grand gourmand in your life<p>A quiet street corner. Your friend ushers you through an unmarked door. An incredible aroma fills the air.<p>You know foodies—always on the hunt for their next great culinary experience. Sushi burritos by the beach. A taco truck on the far side of town. …