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10 Easy Recipes for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving celebrations, where I'd cook and prepare for days on end, only to be completely exhausted by the time my guests arrived on Thanksgiving day. After one glass of wine, I'd be nodding off at the table, dreaming of my pillow! I finally wised up by simplifying my …

Past Forward Amsterdam

My four-year-old son loves going to the park in our <b>Amsterdam</b> neighborhood. The trip takes a minute. We cross the street, walk to the corner, and there it is: the vast green sward called Museumplein.<p>Some of the world’s great cultural institutions (Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum) border the square, but …

More and more hotel rooms come with a bike

With hotels competing to offer ever-hipper incentives to attract guests and encourage loyalty, bikes are becoming a hot perk.<p>Hotels as far-flung as Sofitel So Bangkok and Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria, British Columbia, are peddling free bikes.<p>A pilot program in Kimpton's Cambridge, Mass., hotel …

Hospitality

The Best #TripLit for Foodies

Food and travel go together like, well, forks and knives. If you love good #TripLit as much as you enjoy good food, here are five delectable reads from around the world to add to your list.<p>In <b>Alice, Let’s Eat</b> (1978), Calvin Trillin tracks barbecue mutton to its global capital in Owensboro, Kentucky, …

10 Great Getaways Within The World's Busiest Cities

Cities have everything -- great people, great food, great public transportation -- the list goes on and on. But sometimes they don't have the <i>one</i> thing that everyone wants, which is typically a little slice of nature. So we've located a few places within some of the world's busiest cities, where in …

What The Heck Is Gluten?

finding your style: where to start

The ever fab Kristin from The Hunted Interior is back with yet another dazzling take on design so without further ado…<p>I am often told by people I …

DIY dipped kitchen jars

Place masking tape on each jar depending on how much you want to “dip” them.<p>Use your letter stickers as stencils to paint the words you want on each …

how to layer rugs

I had a gal write me recently when she spied this triple rug action on our blog from the La-Z-Boy event. Danielle asked:<p><i>I love your spaces. The</i> …

DIY Project: Fabric Covered Photo Mats

We all love a good gallery wall but, depending on the artwork, it can sometimes feel a little disjointed. One simple, and super chic solution is to …

7 Simple Ways to Upgrade Thrift Store Art

Which one’s your favorite? I love the pop of color on the neon frame, and that DIY paint by number amazing? Amazing. What’s your favorite thrift …

Jessica's Thrifted Coziness

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:JessicaLocation:Ipswich, MASquare Feet:700Division:LittleWhat I Love About My Small Home:To me, there is no …

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6 Ways to Pinpoint Your Home Decor Style

(Image credit: Irene & Evan's Welcoming Whimsy)<p>Envious of folks who seem to instantly know what they love? Who never question whether a new furniture …

5 Ingredients to Up Your Baking Game

Whether you’re baking chocolate chip cookies or a fancy three-layer cake with lemon curd and whipped cream frosting, the quality of ingredients can …

Dessert

7 Ideas for Chilled Soups This Summer

It’s hot outside and I’m sweating up a storm, which can only mean one thing: cold soup season! Thanks to hungry and hot contributors to our community …

Recipes