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Photos of Landscaping Design Ideas Plans & DIY Makeover

Email<p>+ Save<p>0<p>8<p>Popular Landscaping Plans<p>Some great diy yard designs that include trees and shrubs are to line your back yard with a privacy fence. The …

Stunning Underwater Shipwreck Portraits Taken Off the Shores of Bali

Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong, who wowed us with his shockingly creative photos of a man on fire, is no stranger to epic concepts and photo shoots. His most recent adventure may have been one of his most ambitious yet: a large-scale shoot involving two models, seven divers, and an …

Enchantingly Ethereal Underwater Portraits by Gabriele Viertel

German-born, Netherlands-based photographer Gabriele Viertel captures striking portraits of ethereal women drifting gracefully underwater. The self-taught photographer, who has immersed herself in her craft since 2011, has been featured in numerous publications like <i>Vogue Italia</i> for her gorgeous …

Inside a Bathroom With Grown-Up Glamour for Two Young Girls

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

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Build Outdoor Kitchen Designs, Ideas, Plans & Pictures

Email<p>+ Save<p>0<p>288<p>9<p>Backyard Design 2017<p>When designing the layout of the kitchen and where the grill or fireplace will be located in your landscaped …

The Best Kitchens of 2014

A look back at the year in kitchen design.<p>This year in kitchen design, we saw a lot of daring colors, global influences, unique backsplashes and detailed accents, and innovative appliances.

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2015 Preview: Bathroom and Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Budgets are getting bigger as homeowners upgrade their spaces.<p>Budgets are getting bigger as homeowners upgrade their spaces. This piece originally appeared on

48 Kitchen Lighting Ideas To Illuminate Your Space in Style

Refresh your space with unique, expressive light fixtures.<p>Lighting is one of the most fundamental elements to setting the mood in your home. Once you decide on your desired atmosphere, the way you illuminate your space should be the first step in achieving it. The actual lighting fixture, in … [14]

Christmas Sangria: How to Make Sangria with Whatever You Have in Your House Right Now

Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. Here's how to make it without a recipe in four simple steps.<p>Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. …

Homemade “Cthulhumas” Cookies

H.P. Lovecrafter Maika diabolically repurposed an octopus cookie cutter to create a legion of Cthulhu Christmas cookies, which she was compelled to share with with her friends and loved ones.<p>At first it just sounded like wind in the trees, but beneath that there’s the guttural whisper of an ancient …

How to Make Peppermint Patties at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Even if you're a holiday dessert traditionalist, you should still debut this treat from Angela Brown of The Chef's Wife on your cookie and candy</i> …


The Grinch Stole Christmas Cookies

The Grinch Stole Christmas Cookies<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Cook time<p>10 mins<p>Total time<p>15 mins<p>Author: Sugar Dish Me<p>Serves: 36 small to medium cookies<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …


DIY Cookie Monster Christmas Tree

Now that Santa’s had first dibs on the milk and cookies, you can safely turn your blue Christmas tree into Cookie Monster with nothing but a pillowcase and a couple of styrofoam balls, just like Redditor enhydra-lutris did this year.<p>As someone who can’t have a real tree for health reasons, …

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There May Be Some Hope For Restoring Lost Memories In The Brain

Alzheimer's Disease is the most common neurodegenerative disorder in the United States -- affecting more than 5 million Americans. Perhaps the most devastating symptom of the disease is its characteristic loss of memory and identity, which can take a heavy psychological and emotional toll on its …

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Meet the Amateur Street Photographer Taking China by Storm

Street View<br>Tao Liu<p>1 of 15<p>Early in October, in the third-tier Chinese city of Hefei in the province of Anhui, the young street photographer Tao Liu …