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Choose the perfect colour palette for your website

While there are many steps in creating a website, branding is one of the most important. Whether you're working for another company or simply …

Graphic Design

10 Decor Items Under $50 That Look Like You Majorly Splurged

Inspired by high-end home decor images, but need to do it on a budget? We feel you. Luckily, with the range of items available both in stores and …

Home Decorating

10 Amazingly Beautiful Kitchens You Won't Believe Are IKEA

There's a reason IKEA cabinets are such a popular choice for new kitchens: they're incredibly affordable. The cabinets are also quite versatile, …

Kitchens

Tri NOLA: 25 Things We Love About New Orleans

In honor of the city’s tricentennial, each month during 2018 we are highlighting a few of our favorite things (25 things x 12 months = 300 things we …

Joan of Arc

Where to Find the Best Beignets in New Orleans

Deep-fried, pillowy doughnuts served underneath an avalanche of powdered sugar, beignets are as essential to New Orleans cuisine as gumbo and po-boys …

Country Lifestyle

Acadia National Park: 15 Top Hikes & Sights, Camping, and Where to Stay Nearby

The first national park in the East, Acadia National Park in Maine began in the early 20th century, when wealthy property owners on Mount Desert …

Hiking

Earl Grey Buns

1. <b>Make the Earl Grey Sugar:</b> Add the sugar and loose-leaf tea to the bowl of a food processor or blender. Pulse until the tea is finely ground and …

Dessert

Crispy Honey-Lemon Chicken Thighs Are a Budget-Friendly Weeknight Meal

Sure, chicken breasts are healthy and versatile, but let’s be real: The thighs are the real winner. They’re cheaper, juicier, and more flavorful, yet they’re often overlooked. Why not give them the love they deserve? Enter crispy chicken thighs with honey-lemon pan sauce. Quick, easy, and involving …

Cooking

8 Lesser-Known Decor Stores if You're Bored of the Usual

If you've ever looked around your home and noticed that a majority of what you own is all from the same handful of stores, then read on, because this …

Home Decorating

Chocolate Dutch Baby

Introducing a warm chocolate dessert that is way simpler and faster than a soufflé (no beaten egg whites) or a molten chocolate cake (no double boiler) but every bit as delicious.<p>Ingredients<p>3 large eggs<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour<p>¼ cup sugar<p>3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt, …

Dessert

The Best Budget Dinners When You’re Really Trying to Save Money, According to Our Readers

A few weeks ago, we posted a very important question on Facebook. We wanted to know what your go-to meals are when you're trying to feed your family …

Cooking

Top 10 Life-List Adventures

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon<p>This is no spur-of-the-moment getaway. You’ll need to book the trip at least six months ahead, take a …

Adventure Travel

12 Brand-New Books That’ll Help You Smash Your New Year’s Reading Goal

Books

Ten Books to Read in 2018

We asked writers, editors, and booksellers to tell us about a few books they felt deserved more recognition last year. Here are their 10</b> …

Books

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Whether you’re looking for a captivating novel, a spine-tingling thriller, a fascinating investigation, or a poignant memoir, this year's book …

Books

10 Unexpected Things You Haven't Thought to Frame as Art

Creating gallery walls or clustering posters together always packs a punch, but what if you're tired of doing the same-old, same-old? Lucky for you, …

10 Great Books To Read This January

Because it’s too cold to do anything but read<p>Hello, hi. It is cold out. (Okay, maybe it’s not cold where you are, although probably it is, because you made better life choices than the rest of us human-popsicles. IDK.) Anyway. You know what is a good thing to do in the cold? Read. It is good …

8 Secret (& Affordable) Shopping Sources Designers Love

For me, shopping for decor is a weird, paradoxical experience. I find myself wanting to have unique things. And yet, I'm the first one to share my …

Long-distance hiking trail from around the world to tackle in 2018

I’m always looking for new outdoor challenges (to add to my current bucket list of climbing the seven summits and sailing the Pacific Ocean). …

You've Been Rolling Your Clothes All Wrong. Here's the Correct Way to Do It.

If you’re on Team Roll when it comes to the age-old fold-or-roll packing debate, you’ll want to listen up. Because you’ve probably been preforming …

8 New Books You Need to Read This January

<i>Each month,</i> <i>Boris Kachka</i> <i>offers nonfiction and fiction book recommendations. You should read as many of them as possible.</i><p>A State of Freedom<p><b>A State of</b> …

Books

The 10 books we can't wait to read in 2018

2018 promises to be a year of extraordinary works from authors established and emerging. The next 12 months will bring us a posthumously published …

This Genius Hack for Packing Jeans Will Change Your Suitcase Forever

There’s nothing more frustrating than trying to cram your favorite pair of jeans into an already-stuffed suitcase. Seriously, how is it that even the</i> …

60 Books We Can't Wait To Read In 2018

Bring on the new year, and a new TBR pile stacked with fresh reads.<p>As 2018 approaches, there’s a lot to look forward to: the end of a hellish 2017, the Winter Olympics, “The Bachelor: Winter Games,” 2017 being over, midterm elections, and 2017 finally drawing to a close.<p>More than anything, though, …

The 50 most anticipated books of 2018

With 2017 winding down, it’s time for us to look ahead to what’s bound to be another fresh, exciting year in books. We’ve looked through hundreds of …

19 Real-Life Home Upgrades That Are Actually Doable

Actually wow.

43 Easy Christmas Breakfast Casseroles to Make Ahead or the Morning of

There’s a lot that goes into making the holidays special—perfect-present hunting, sending greetings to loved ones near and far, festive home décor, …

6 podcasts for people who love to travel

The coming of the new year means that for many of us, our paid time off (PTO) allocation resets. This lets us dream of how we'll spend that vacation time, and where we'll travel. If you're not sure which sights to see, a travel podcast might be just what you need. These six travel podcasts will …

Travel

Chloe Benjamin Explains the Evolution of The Immortalists, One of 2018's Best New Books

When I first got a copy of <b>The Immortalists</b> earlier this year, I absolutely devoured it — and several months later, I found myself opening up the novel once again, desperate to relive the narrative that unfolds across the book's 352 pages.<p>The underlying premise of Chloe Benjamin's second book is …

8 Unconventional Romances To Read If You Loved 'The Shape Of Water'

Some people were skeptical when they heard that Guillermo del Toro's newest film, <i>The Shape of Water,</i> is a love story between a human woman and a fish …

Books