Kristi Pitts

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11 DIY Headboard Ideas to Give Your Bed a Boost

We love a folding partition for the pretty way it breaks up a room. Here’s another transformative use: Slip it behind a basic bed frame to create a plush and personalized headboard. Recast one you already own with a favorite print, or get a new one at Calico (choose from hundreds of fabrics;</i> …

Very Veggie Fried Rice

Who doesn’t love fried rice? It’s a classic Chinese take out side that no one can resist! This time around we are making it healthier by swapping out …

This Week in Recipes

• Savory Bacon-Cheddar Pancakes With Corn and Jalapeño<br>• Farinata (Italian Chickpea Pancake)<br>• Chorizo and Halloumi Pancakes With Fried Eggs<br>• Testaroli (Tuscan Pancake Pasta) With Pesto

How to Make Your Own Knotted Rope Trivets

<i>As satisfying as a well-written recipe, a smart and thoughtful DIY is our kind of lunch break reading. Bonus points if it's an easy project AND teaches us how to make something beautiful.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Follow along as Laura Kaesshaefer shares how to make summery, nautical trivets—just by knotting …

19 Burgers You Really Need To Make This Summer

Thank the lord it's finally burg season.

10 Mouth-Watering Recipes to Kick Off Grilling Season

Fire up the grill this weekend and impress your friends with these crowd-pleasing, easy recipes. They're sure to become your go-to favorites of the summer!<p><b>1. Juicy Steakhouse Burgers</b><p>These burgers are tender, juicy and full of flavor -- just like the ones served at your favorite steakhouse. <b>GET THE</b> …

The Brilliant Party-in-a-Box Service You Need to Know About

In the midst of what seems like endless monthly subscription boxes, we’ve just uncovered the next best concept that will have you saying, “why didn’t I think of that?” Three words: Surprise. Party. Packages. At last, the party gods have spoken! Allow us to introduce you to Packed Party, a company …

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18 Cool DIY Projects to Make This Weekend

Get crafty with one of these easy DIY Projects. Perfect for long weekends and lazy afternoons.<p><b>See the full list of projects</b>.<p><b>Lip Balm</b><p><b>Studded Jewelry</b><p><b>Beach-Friendly Phone Cases</b><p><b>Leather Bracelets</b><p><b>Body Scrub</b><p><b>Cocktail Accessories</b><p><b>Heart Shaped Soap</b><p><b>See the full list of projects</b>.<p>Follow PureWow on Twitter: …

7 Ways to Make Your Pores Look Smaller

<b>Keep Your Face Clean</b><br>That means cleansing twice a day with a pH-balanced cleanser, says dermatologist Kavita Mariwalla, M.D. Consider using a facial brush like Clarisonic Aria Sonic Cleansing ($199, clarisonic.com) or the Olay Professional Pro-X Advanced Cleansing System ($22, walmart.com).<p><b>Wear</b> …

The 50 Best Horror Films From the 1980s

Viewer beware, you're in for a scare.<p>This Friday, the summer gets its first high-profile haunting with the premiere of <i>Poltergeist</i>. It's the latest in a long line of 1980s horror films to receive a re-do, which speaks not only to the industry's continuing lack of original ideas–even this summer's …

Horror

Sarah Jio's Post-Divorce Love and Relationship Series

Since I've been writing this column for <i>Glamour</i>, I've been getting so many lovely messages from readers. I love hearing from you all—the stories of love lost and found, of heartbreak and healing—all of it. Darlings, I've lived it all, and I love hearing from others who have too.<p>So I've decided to …

Relationships

Mascara Wands: An Education

'Life is a mystery,” mused a heavily mascara-d Madonna back in 1989. Among the things confounding the now-55-year-old was certainly <i>not</i> the power of …

Pretend your online sex is already public knowledge

Time to update the adage “She’s a lady in the street and a freak in the sheets.” Let’s just simplify that to: “Actually? We’re all a bunch of freaks …

Monkey day care

Growing up as a child research subject<p><b>As a toddler</b> in 1981 and 1982, I attended a day care with monkeys. Or, perhaps more precisely, I was part of a study in the form of a day care that involved monkeys. I was two, then three. I remember nothing.<p>I know about it because my dad liked to tease me …

12 Cheap Smoker Hacks for Your Summer Cookouts

For penny pinchers, apartment dwellers and, well, everyone else, smoking food at home is now within reach more than ever before. With hacks to transform even gas grills into wood-fire-infusing devices, inexpensive oven <i>and</i> stovetop solutions, plus handheld toys that can manage to smoke ice <i>without</i> …

Cooking

Is Pot Making You Insane?

New research lends some credence to the scatterbrained stoner stereotype<p>You might want to put down your bong before you forget how to fire it up: Heavy marijuana use can mess with your brain, finds a new study from Spain.<p>Researchers used word tests to assess the memory recall of regular …

Cannabis

10 Bands You Weren’t Cool Enough to Like in the 80s and 90s

<i>This week, New York media personality and inveterate indie-rock stalwart Jon Fine will publish</i> Your Band Sucks: What I Saw at Indie Rock’s Failed Revolution (but Can No Longer Hear), <i>a memoir of decades spent in weird, underground American bands. To mark its publication, VF.com asked Fine to provide</i> …

Banish Clutter: How to Organize Every Room in Your Home

"Clutter-free" are the two most beautiful words in the English language. We offer our best tips to help you tackle the mess and spruce up your living space -- one room at a time.<p>Our organizational home tour starts in the living room, which is where most of your hosting, hanging out, and happiest …

Bedroom Organizers

Bedrooms are where we go to rest and relax. That can be hard to do if your clothes are strewn all over and your jewelry is tangled. Restore order while maintaining a beautiful space with our easy organizing solutions.<p>Some of your heels are works of art, so why not display them as such? Line the …

What Does TVKit Mean For HomeKit And The Smart Home?

Back in 2013, one of the reasons I forecasted the TV app market to eventually become a $14 billion market was the eventual creation of third party app platform for Apple TV. While it took Apple a little while to get around to it, it looks like we’ll finally have just such a platform in TVKit.<p>While …

This water-filled lamp makes it rain in your home

If you thought water and lighting are two things that should never meet, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by this mesmerizing new “Rain Lamp” by …

Yahoo!

Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a destination on Yahoo!, try visiting the <b>Yahoo! home page</b> or look through a list of <b>Yahoo!'s online services</b>. Also, you may find what you're looking for if you …

Online Life

This Cake Calls Itself "The World's Best"

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p><i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. We're sharing</i> …

Josh Duggar resigns from Family Research Council after sexual abuse allegations

Josh Duggar, of TLC's "19 Kids and Counting," resigned his position at the Family Research Council Thursday after reports surfaced that he allegedly sexually assaulted four female siblings in the large family, plus an additional female victim.<p>The 2006 police report obtained by In Touch Weekly …

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21 Books From The Last 5 Years That Every Woman Should Read

The one struggle of being a woman who reads is that you want to read <i>everything</i>.<p>It's easy to get overwhelmed by bestseller lists, because there just isn't enough time in the day to read every hot new book. Between near-constant recommendations of amazing memoirs, new sequels and a terrifyingly long …

35 Life Hacks That Will Save You Thousands

<i>By Jeff Yeager, Best-Selling Author and Personal Finance Expert</i><p>If you saw a $20 bill on the sidewalk, you'd definitely bend over to pick it up, wouldn't you? Well, without much more effort than that, you can save at least that much -- and probably a lot more -- by employing a host of everyday life …

Get the Most Out of Your Toast with New Toppings

Get the most out of toast with Better on Toast, a new open-faced-toast-centric cookbook by Jill Donenfeld.<p>If you think toast is boring to make or to …

11 Organic Makeup Tutorials to Help Your Beauty Routine Go Au Naturale

As we go on our quest to live healthier lives with organic food, cleaning products and toys for our children, our makeup drawers often get overlooked. But if you truly desire to live an all-natural life, even your beauty products need a makeover. Before you start perusing and balking at the prices …

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The Best Red Carpet Looks From the 2015 Billboard Awards

All the jumpsuits. All the belly buttons.<p>All the jumpsuits. All the belly buttons.

Red Carpet