Kristina Farkas

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'Boy or girl?' Parents raising 'theybies' let kids decide

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Three-year-old twins Zyler and Kadyn Sharpe scurried around the boys and girls clothing racks of a narrow consignment store filled with toys. Zyler, wearing rainbow leggings, scrutinized a pair of hot-pink-and-purple sneakers. Kadyn, in a T-Rex shirt, fixated on a musical cube …

Parenting

These Clever IKEA Table Hacks Solve Two Issues At Once

It's great when you can make an IKEA item look even better than it does in the store, but when you also give it another purpose? Pure gold.<p>VT Wonen …

Hacking

7 Big IKEA Home Hacks That Make Huge Wall Statements

Some IKEA hacks are small. A little paint here, some new hardware there—they get the job done. And then there are the IKEA hacks that are so big and …

25 Totally Not Boring Minimalist Bedrooms

Your bedroom should feel like a personal sanctuary, so it's not surprising many of us like to keep ours simple and clutter-free. And while …

The 19 Most Incredible Small Spaces on Pinterest

Big ideas for small spaces—no matter how tiny.<p>These days, folks can’t get enough of the tiny home trend. Homeowners are getting more creative—and …

Nasa scientists reveal which plants you need in your bedroom to fight colds and insomnia

Nasa scientists have revealed which plants you should have in your bedroom to tackle insomnia, colds and stress.<p>While you shouldn’t expect sticking a …

35 Award-Winning Wedding Photos That Do Not Disappoint

These images are on another level.<p>They say every picture tells a story, and that’s certainly true of these award-winning wedding photos.<p>Fearless Photographers ― a site dedicated to celebrating the world’s best wedding photography ― unveiled their latest collection of 204 stellar images on Wednesday.<p>…

Before & After: A Sleek, Modern Update to a Tiny Bathroom

When Maria and Eric bought their two-bedroom apartment in Queens, they knew the bathroom would need an overhaul. Moldering tile and aging, mismatched …

15 Stunning Quartz Countertop Colors To Gather Inspiration From

From black to pops of blue, there are a lot of various routes to take when it comes to your kitchen countertops. And if you’ve decided to go with …

Interior Design

Make it Count: Smart Uses for the Space Above Your Doors

Think your apartment is totally out of storage space? Think again—and look up. You probably have at least one doorway in your home with a little …

Design Delivered: 9 Sources for Stylish Decor on Amazon

Earlier this month, we reported that next year, you'll likely be able to purchase all your IKEA needs without leaving the comforts of your Amazon …

5 Killer Color Palettes To Try if You Love Blue

(Image credit: Consort)<p>Blue is undoubtedly one of the most popular colors in home decor. Navy blue, cornflower blue, cobalt blue...hues of the …

The Sophisticated New Tile Trend We Can't Get Enough Of

I'm very into tile. I have favorite kinds of tile. I watch tile trends. I have joked about starting a blog called 'Tile Therapy', but it is not …

18 Suprising Ways to Upgrade Your Kitchen With Leather

This spring, harness leather’s versatility for a kitchen decor refresh that doesn’t involve overhauling the existing theme of your space. You can boost your organization game with hanging shelves and labeled pantry storage, or add style with drawer handles and wine storage. Read on for chic DIYs to …

California's Rare "Super Bloom" Flowers Are Migrating North

A winter of heavy rainfall in California meant this year's flowers are even more vibrant—and they have spread to new locations<p>Perhaps nothing announces spring better than a valley of blooming wild flowers. And that is just what residents and visitors of California's Central Valley have experienced …

Wildflowers

How to Get a Designer Bathroom on a Home Depot Budget

When Caitlin Kruse of The Mama Notes and her husband purchased their first home, their dark, windowless bathroom in the hallway was at the top of their renovation list. With some savvy shopping and design tricks, Caitlin was able to recreate the light and airy, Pinterest-perfect bathroom she …

This ready-made tiny home can be shipped to any destination

There are those who work for months or even years to create a beautiful tiny home out of nothing, but if you don’t have time for all that, now you …

Mondrian: Artist-Inspired Paint Color Palettes for Your Home

In celebration of the 100th year of De Stijl—the Dutch artistic movement that means "The Style"—the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague has the world's …

Compact all-in-one kitchen unit hides stove, fridge and dishwasher (Video)

Kitchens are one of the main hubs of any home, especially if you like to cook and entertain. In a small space, this isn't as easy to do, especially …

Darling '50s trailer home in Palm Springs can be yours for $55K

Mint-green, midcentury, and (once) mobile? Yes, please!<p>This is everything we love combined into one adorable parcel: a converted 1950s vintage trailer “tiny” home—in <i>Palm Springs</i>. But that’s not all. Its main mint-green frame sticks out from a slightly larger concrete body and breaks out into a …

LO-LO Microkitchen With Independent Colorful Modules

Tanya Repina with Aotta studio has developed a project of a moveable capsular microkitchen and bar for home, office and hotel use, it’s called LO-LO. …

Microwave Oven

31 Chalkboard Dining Room Décor Ideas You’ll Love

I don’t know if you, guys, agree with me, but I’m sure that there’s no modern family dining room or zone without a chalkboard wall. It’s perfect for …

Challenge Yourself With Some Simple DIY Storage Ideas

A well-organized home is also a comfortable one. Having enough storage for everything offers a really nice sense of accomplishment and only in time …

This 150-Square-Foot Apartment Is So Glamorous, It's Going Viral

"This was the first place I found on Craigslist that wasn't a scam."<p>If HGTV has taught me anything, it's that you can do a lot with a small amount of space — but it's safe to say actor Anthony Triolo has truly taken that concept to the next level.<p>As any New Yorker knows, Manhattan is the capital of …

20 Tips to Turn Your Bedroom Into a Bohemian Paradise

Throughout the past couple years, we’ve seen the bohemian style flickering on the edges of our vision. Homes filled with houseplants, wicker chair …

Home Decorating

33 Inexpensive Pieces Of Furniture For Your Tiny Apartment

All less than $100!

Christmas Door Decorations Start The Winter Celebrations Early

With so many things to take care of right now, it’s hard to even decide where to start from. Christmas decorating is fun but definitely not easy …

IKEA Black Friday Sale: All the 2016 Deals

You know the drill; first we feast, then we rest and <i>then</i> we go bargain hunting. We reached out to IKEA to find out about the deals they have in store …