Erica Kaiser Attoe

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Rental Rehab: The DIY New York Apartment

A year ago, when Dale Saylor and Joe Williamson’s son, Henry, was about to start walking, they realized it was time for them and their two golden …

These Tiny Homes Can Be Built in a Day

Get in on the small space movement — without the wait.<p>As popular as it may seem, tiny house living is simply not for everyone. But for those who are brave enough to ditch the extra square footage and downsize, there's a new, appealing option on the market.<p>Designed by the Dutch architecture firm …

12 Clever Basement Remodeling and Storage Ideas

Take inspiration from these inventive basement decorating ideas.<p>Need more storage space? Not sure how to best utilize your finished basement? Take inspiration from these inventive basement decorating ideas.

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Swedish Rye Bread (Limpa)

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: A recipe for limpa, the perfect rye bread for toasty December breakfasts.</i><p>Because I am kind of a nerd, …

How to Make Mulled Wine Even Better

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Marta, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: How do you make mulled wine even better? Just add booze.</i><p>Sommeliers in the shmanciest restaurants use a saying …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Still frantically trying to figure out how you're going to find perfect gifts for all the people on your list? Don't worry -- homemade treats are here …

8 of the Coolest Bunk Beds We've Ever Seen

Designs kids and adults will love.<p>Who didn't want a bunk bed when they were growing up? Kids will love these designs — and maybe even adults, too!

The Best Kind of Gift: 17 Edible Gifts Recipes

The excitement of opening a beautifully wrapped present during the holiday season is great. But what if, when you were to peel back the last of the wrapping paper, a nice homemade treat were waiting for you? Now <i>that</i> would be a memorable gift. This holiday season, why not make your gifts from …

The Best Reason to Drown Your Kale in Cream

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook -- or what to drink. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: A gratin so full of cream it will make you cackle -- and so easy it requires only one dish.</i><p>Each of us has our preferred explanation of why we love …

Spotlight: Smile Mercantile's Valerie Lloyd

Spotlight: Smile Mercantile’s Valerie Lloyd<p>MagMaker / November 24, 2014<p><b>My name is</b> Valerie Lloyd and <b>my medium is</b> handmade crafts.<p><b>My love of</b> art and …

Smoky Cardamom Ginger-Molasses Cookies

<i>To ready ourselves for gift-giving (and cookie-eating) season, we've declared this week Cookie Week. We'll share recipes and tips about cookies of all kinds, be they spicy or chocolate-y, chewy or crunchy, round or square. Mix up some dough and join us.</i><p><i>Today: Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provincial</i> …

How to Make Brown Butter Blondies, 4 Ways

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: Exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A brown butter blondie that could get you through anything -- and 4 variations to make it your</i> …

12 Kale Salads that Prove Kale is Here to Stay

We see you; stop rolling your eyes. Kale salads?! <i>So</i> 2011. We know.<p>But then lunch comes around, and we know you're thinking: a kale salad would be pretty good right now. Or: <i>hmm</i>, I could really use a kale salad. Or: alright, fine; I really, actually, truly, with all of my heart, <i>need</i> a kale salad.<p>It's …

For Better Weeknight Pasta, Add Spicy Chicken Meatballs + Broccoli

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Make a comforting weeknight standby even better.</i><p>This could just be a bowl of pasta, broccoli, and store-bought chicken sausage, like you might throw together in any tired moment after work. It …

BEFORE & AFTER: Nate Berkus Transforms A 90-Square-Foot Nursery

From cramped guest room to a dream nursery.<p>The designer and dad-to-be takes on a cramped guest room, turning it into a dream nursery that's poised to grow with baby

Home Decorating

DIY: How to Create an Entire Darkroom In a 3.5×7-Foot Closet

Do you love the smell of fixer on your fingertips and the ominous red glow of the safety light, but don’t have enough space to build your very own …

19 School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy (Mostly)

These new school lunch ideas, from sandwiches to snacks to hot meals, will reinvigorate your daily routine—and your kids will actually like them<p><b>It is a parent's eternal dilemma: What do I make the kids for lunch today?</b> And tomorrow? And next week? We fall into ruts, succumb to the tried-and-true, …

Healthy Eating

35 of the Most Colorful IKEA Hacks EVER

We know you’ve been yawning over that Malm dresser for a while now, and the Maskros pendant is starting to feel total boresville. Oh, and then there’s that Expedit leaning against the wall that you can hardly stand to look at anymore. Well, you’re in the right place. We’ve gathered together 35 of …

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45 Grown-Up Versions of the Lunch Box

Whether you’re cutting back on lunch spending costs or just looking for a little snack inspiration to brighten up your nine-to-five, these very stylish lunch boxes are the key to lunch bliss that beats even Pizza Fridays. We know, sometimes it can be a challenge doing all the prep work, but maybe …

Healthy Eating

25 Tech Accessories You Need for Your Dorm Room

The end of summer means freshly minted college students starting the next chapter of their lives and moving into those stunningly cramped dorm rooms. If this description applies to you and you’re facing the task of taking the blank-slate room and making it something worthy of your residence, we’re …

Gear & Gadgets

It's Nice That

Spanish–Croatian photographer and creative director Filip Custic describes his home of Barcelona as a space to play, “using my creativity to …