Stefanie Banks

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Take the tour: Jonathan's Calm & Considered Nest http://apttherapy.com/GAPwBo Clean lines define the neat, loft-like space that is Jonathan's Brooklyn home, a well-edited contemporary apartment. Learning to balance his own style desires with the needs of his family has been the key to creating a home that is comfortable and nurturing to father and daughter alike.

Transformed :: Wood & Leather Suspended Shelf

• Using blue painters tape, tape off your board on the top and bottom, leaving the edges revealed. Spray the edges gold using about 2-3 coats.<br>• With the …

The 11 Paint Colors That Will Be Hot Next

The most popular paint colors now.<p>We went straight to the source — the paint companies — to find out what's happening now. Find out the popular paint color trends before anyone else does.

25 Quick Vegetarian Recipes We Love

Gallery25 Quick Vegetarian Recipes We Love<p>We're in the height of summer's produce bounty, and you're faced with the ultimate quandary. You want to cook and eat everything, but the weather's so nice out that you also just want to relax on the deck with a cold beer and nothing on your mind. What's a …

Sunday Brunch: Crêpes with Goat Cheese Scrambled Eggs

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>At once delicate and substantial, savory crêpes are perfectly suited for brunch. …

Julia Child Was Wrong: Don't Wash Your Raw Chicken, Folks

It seems almost sacrilegious to question the wisdom of Julia Child.<p>First with her opus <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking</i> and later with her PBS cooking show, the unflappably cheerful Child helped rescue home cookery from the clutches of convenience food. She taught us how to love — and take pride …

Color Saturated: How To Make a Wood Stain from Regular Paint

We have been building a rammed earth garden shed for over a year now, squeezed in between work schedules, parenting, and keeping up with the general …

Home Ownership

A Verdict but No Answer to Why Trayvon Martin Is Dead

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Trayvon Martin's death in February of last year became, as so many things do these days, a front in …

Photographer Gets So Close to Lava That His Shoes and Tripod Catch on Fire

Back in May, we featured the volcano photos of photographer Miles Morgan, a guy who gets so hot to lava that he’s had his shoes and tripod melt. If …

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There is nothing more beautiful than black, white and grey. These stunning photos by Swedish photographer Jenny Grimsgärd are proof.

Weekend Projects: 10 DIY Wall Art Ideas That Anyone Can Do

Art can be expensive, especially art large enough to fill up big blank walls. Luckily for those of us with much more time than money, it is very easy …

Wall Art

Sunday Supper: Grilled Halibut with Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus and Chipotle Vinaigrette

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Thick, flaky halibut fillets are a great choice for the grill, especially when accompanied by grilled limes, avocados, and asparagus, the latter two …

Around here, a perfectly ripe avocado can induce mania and ecstasy. Forget drugs — let's just do avocados. 30 Reasons to Buy an Avocado Tonight: Avocado Tips, Hints, and Recipes - http://bit.ly/158cXJ4