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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 …

Kitchens

Hide Your Ugly Wi-Fi Router Flawlessly With This Clever Hack

Router? What router? This easy project will make it blend in with your décor.<p>We don't know about you, but we've spent many sleepless nights staring angrily at the relentless <i>blink-blink-blinkity-blink</i> of the lights on our Wi-Fi routers. We've covered them with pillows, shirts, frying pans... Too bad …

Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa is a healthy grain-like seed that's become incredibly popular with both home cooks and professional chefs. This protein-and fiber-rich …

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World 2017

Pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime, but we think that these 50 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list. This piece was originally published in 2015 and has been updated.<p>Cliffs of …

The 25 Coolest IKEA Hacks We've Ever Seen

IKEA

Berlin’s Best Vegetarian Restaurant is a Speakeasy With Sunchokes

Not far from Berlin’s Französische Strasse metro, tucked away from the dumpster-strewn service alley of the Westin Grand Hotel, sits Cookies Cream, a …

A New Brand May Give IKEA A Run For Its Money

A new US-based line of furniture is looking to replace IKEA as the go-to for affordable furnishings.<p>IKEA's reign as the leader in affordable build-it-yourself home furnishings may soon be over. That is, if Rhode Island-based furniture company Greycork has anything to say about it.<p>Greycork released …

Furniture

Berlin’s Buzziest New Restaurant, and Other Big Food Trends

Berlin sommelier Billy Wagner tells us what’s new and notable in Berlin’s dining scene, and lets us in on some of his favorite spots.<p>Berlin is becoming one of the most vibrant food cities in Europe—in no small part thanks to restaurateur Billy Wagner. As the owner and sommelier of Noblehart & …

The Airfare Hack That Can Double Your Vacation for Free

Why visit one country when you can see two? Many airlines let you do just that with free or low-cost stopovers.<p>If you’re adventurous and want to get the most out of your airfare dollar, consider working a free stopover into your next international trip.<p>The first thing to know about a stopover is …

17 Unexpected Places to Eat, Shop, and Visit in Austin, Texas

Just in time for South by Southwest.<p>As South by Southwest gets underway, we tapped Cover swimwear designer and Austin resident Lisa Moore for an insider's guide. Moore's chic, minimalist designs (which are made of sun-blocking, skin-protecting materials) are made for the beach, but this woman knows …

9 Beautiful Places To Go Glamping In America

If you like a little luxury with your outdoor adventure.<p>If you like a little luxury with your outdoor adventure.

Easy Wedding DIY: 3 Things Anyone Can DIY?and 2 Things No Bride Ever Should

Even if you're not generally the DIY type, when it comes to your wedding there's a lot of pressure to make the day feel special and unique and "you." So it's easy to see how many brides fall into the trap of, "I'll just DIY a <b>few</b> little details." That's how you wind up swimming in a pool of regret …

Hanging Artwork 101

Before you start hammering, read this.<p>Organizing your favorite art and photos might seem like a massive undertaking, but it's easier than you think. Interior designers Jennifer Beek Hunter and Georgie Hambright of J+G Design are pros at it, and they've shared their best tips for displaying art …

Home Decorating

Vegetarian Stovetop Pesto Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Stovetop Pesto Mac (+ Everything I Know About Making Mac & Cheese)<p>January is a funny month. We’re all motivated to lose weight and get healthy and …

15 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes Under 375 Calories

Just set-it-and-forget-it — so goes the appeal of the slow cooker, and it just so happens to be the perfect time of year for it. Slow-cooker meals …

Nutrition