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10 of the Best Colors to Pair with Gray

Subtle and relaxed, gray is one of the most versatile and trendiest of colors. But what’s up with the spelling? Is it grey or gray? Well, in fact, …

Interior Design

The 10 Commandments of Organizing

Want an organized home? Follow these rules.<p>1. Keep like with like.<p>"When putting your belongings away, store them with like or similar items to keep things sensical and logical," says professional organizer and blogger Tidy Tova. So stop with the catch-alls — they might work for a short time, but …

Letting Go & Living Better: One Quick Tip to Reevaluate Clutter

(Image credit: Kim Lucian)<p>I have made two cross country moves in the past decade as well as downsizing from a 1,000 square foot apartment into a 360 …

Minimalism

The Reimagined Farmhouse: The Floors

HouseBeautiful.com Photo Director Kelly Stuart shares her journey of restoring a 200-year-old farmhouse. In this installment, she gives us insight on how she chose her flooring.<p>Our desire is to bring in rustic, natural materials rich in history and unique in character that connects past and …

Ajenda's Polished Second-Hand Chic Style

(Image credit: The Twiggies)<p><b>Name:</b> Ajenda <b><br>Location:</b> Houston, Texas<p>My husband and I moved into our 700 square foot apartment 6 months ago. We both were …

IKEA

8 Reasons to Consider Sliding Doors Instead

We've written lots about sliding doors over the years, and they remain a beautiful and functional choice inside the home. When you go to renovate, or …

New Orleans

How Your Home Can Make You a Morning Person

Ever meet someone with extra pep in his (or her) step, no coffee required? If the concept of being a "morning person" is pretty difficult to wrap your head around, we've got some good news: How you stock and arrange your home can help ease you into the morning routine. Read on for 10 simple tips …

Kitchens

7 Helpful Tips for Moving Everything You Own Without Losing Your Mind

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>Moving is maddening. Not only is it painful physically, it's a mental exercise in mindfulness trying to keep …

Minimalism

Meet Al Mather, Make Better Biscuits

<i>We think every merchant we work with in our shop is special -- but when we find one with a great story, we'll be featuring them here. Because we want to tell the world about our favorite makers.</i><p><i>Today: Meet the prettiest pastry tool in our kitchens to date -- and the man who made it.</i><p>Al Mather had …

Cook like Al! Make his pulled pork barbecue, baked beans and more

One of Al Roker's favorite types of food is barbecue. In fact, he loves it so much that he makes his own rub and vinegar sauce. And lucky for us, he's sharing his recipes for a barbecue rub that he uses to season his pulled pork, plus a vinegar sauce for the pork and his signature baked beans.<p><b>Al's</b> …

BBQ

15 Donut Recipes to Tackle at Home

The glazed donut is there for you every morning: tried and true, always delicious, and never in need of reinventing. We didn't think it could be improved upon -- until we met cake donuts, baked donuts, and ones generously drizzled with chocolate or topped with cinnamon. Here are 15 donuts you can …

Turn Cauliflower into This Crazy Side Dish | Men's Health

The recipe comes from L.A.-based chef Ben Ford, and author of <i>Taming the Feast</i>. Ford rough-chops cauliflower and then pulses the vegetable in a food processor until it resembles the texture of couscous, a tiny pearled pasta. Mixed with spices, herbs, and jalapenos, the “couscous” tastes hearty, …