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47 Porches and Patios We'd Love to Relax On

Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these decorating ideas.<p>Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these design ideas.

Spice rub sandscape. 2 lb dark brown sugar, 1/2 cup Kosher salt, 2 Tbsp paprika, 2 Tbsp onion powder, 2 Tbsp garlic powder, 2 Tbsp allspice, 1 Tbsp cayenne, 1 Tbsp ground mustard seed. This is going on some pig.

The Quest for the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich in America: Found At Eli's Table, Charleston, S.C.!

Those who know me well also know that there are two things I like to eat most - bacon in any form and grilled cheese sandwiches. It doesn't matter where I go, I order one or both of these yummy food treats. I've had bacon in countries where bacon is not considered a food to even ask for.<p>As an …

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Fifty Shades Of Grey: has sex in cinema become boring?

Hollywood’s answer to the sexual excesses of the internet is the steel-and-glass status porn of EL James’s erotic megaseller<p>I see the backed-up hunger for the forthcoming <b>Fifty Shades Of Grey</b>, with all its palely transgressive, kiss-the-lash sexual provocations, and I ask myself, did the clock just …

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6 Ways To Stay Hydrated Without Water

Here, the best hydration hacks to get your H2O on without all the guzzling<p>With a daily recommended intake of 2.2 liters a day, it's safe to say that many of us don't make the hydration cut, falling short of the amount of H2O our bodies really need. So what's the busy girl's solution? Find …

This House Is Not for the Faint of Heart

But someone really does live there.<p>If someone suggested that you take up residence in a home perched precariously on a rock pillar, you'd probably balk. Sure, you can't beat the sweeping mountain views, but the phrase "don't look down!" doesn't really inspire a comfortable, welcoming vibe.<p>But for …

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Inside A Paris Apartment Untouched For 70 Years

Frozen in time, this French apartment gives a rare look into a past era.<p>Imagine you stumbled upon a time capsule that gave you a never-before-seen look into another era—for French officials this came true when they discovered an abandoned apartment that had been left untouched for 70 years. The …

The One Cocktail You Need at Your Holiday Party

Lifestyle blogger Camille Styles shares her recipe for a boozy big-batch punch that will keep you from getting stuck making drinks all night.<p>[image id='b2f71828-712a-456d-97a9-da5365b495d3' loc='C'][/image]<i>Buff Strickland</i><p>Hosting a party or holiday gathering doesn't have to mean that you spend the …

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The 15 Metallic Accessories You Need To Create The Perfect Thanksgiving Tablescape

Forget paper turkeys and pinecones, these elegant metallics are all you need.<p>Forget paper turkeys and pinecones, these understated and elegant metallic accessories are all you need to make your holiday table something to remember.

Marvel reveals dates for Black Panther, Doctor Strange and Avengers films

Studio unveils next tranche of superhero films at fan event in Hollywood, including Chadwick Boseman as first non-white lead<p>Marvel studios have announced details of their next tranche of superhero movies.<p>At an event for press and fans at El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, Chadwick Boseman was …

This Is the Most Expensive Listing in America

It's not located in New York City, San Francisco, or Los Angeles, but in Hillsboro Beach, Florida.<p>A lavish 60,500-square-foot mansion in Hillsboro Beach, Florida, which is located between Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, is on the market for a whopping $139 million. According to the <i>Wall Street</i> …

An Entire Town Is For Sale — And It's Haunted

Rumors of ghost hauntings still permeate this hamlet.<p>A ghost town in Connecticut is going up for auction just in time for Halloween.<p>Johnsonville Village, in a section of East Haddam, will go for $800,000 on Oct. 28, according to an Auction.com news release. The 62-acre property comes with eight …

Tour A Tiny Home With A Tinier Hot Tub

Even skeptics might be sold on small-space living with this one.<p>The minimalist living trend certainly does not seem to be dying down. There are families of four who live in just over 300 square feet, surprisingly charming buses-turned-hotels, and cottages on wheels. And the latest home we've …

This Spooky-Looking Kentucky Mansion Sold for $1

We have a hunch it's already occupied.<p>'Tis the season for haunted houses, and this one — which recently sold for the whopping sum of $1 — is downright spine-tingling.<p>Known as the Ouerbacker-Clement House, this Romanesque-style mansion was built for a prominent coffee merchant named Samuel …

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9 Outrageous Homes For Rent

Looking for a unique vacation?<p>Looking for a unique vacation? For your next getaway stay in one of these over-the-top rentals.

45 of the Most Stunning House Exteriors Ever

Talk about curb appeal!<p>They say it's the inside that counts, but these homes are pretty stylish on the outside too. Whether grand or quaint, these homes are inspiration to step up your curb appeal.

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30 Rustic Fall Color Schemes

Take a cue from the changing leaves.<p>Gorgeous year-round, these spaces — decorated in shades of pumpkin, rust and maple — feel particularly suited for the autumn season.

Now's Your Chance To Live Like Hollywood Royalty

The pretty pink Palm Springs home of one of the biggest stars of yesteryear just hit the market<p>The former Palm Springs home of Hollywood legend Clark Gable is on the market again, as it recently hit the market again, after last being listed in 2009. The current owner Joel Douglas, (son of Kirk …

After A Forest Fire, This Couple Went Tiny—And It's Our Dream Mountain Retreat

This mountaintop tiny home is a to-die-for rustic Rocky Mountain escape (and it's totally off-the-grid!).<p><i>FYI.tv</i><p>After a forest fire burnt down their 1,200 square-foot Conifer, CO home in 2012, Kristen Moeller and husband David Cottrell decided to rebuild—on a smaller, but no less luxurious scale. …

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60 Epic Celebrity Halloween Costume Ideas

From Jessica Rabbit to Marie Antoinette...<p>BAZAAR looks back at some of our favorite celebrity Halloween costumes for all your dress-up inspiration from sultry to spooky.

6 Historic Luxury Mansions You Can Buy for Under $300,000

Would you like a 9-bedroom, tudor estate built for a licorice tycoon for only $299,000?<p>Have you ever dreamt of owning a sprawling estate fit for a Dowager Countess, but sighed thinking it was hopeless without an extra inheritance to spare? As it turns out, it isn't (as long as you're willing to …

The Future of Furniture: 6 Shops to Watch

(Image credit: Maxwell Ryan)<p>Since starting Apartment Therapy in 2004, we've seen a lot of change in the industry; things have sped up, manufacture is …

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After A Forest Fire, This Couple Went Tiny—And It's Our Dream Mountain Retreat

This mountaintop tiny home is a to-die-for rustic Rocky Mountain escape (and it's totally off-the-grid!).<p><i>FYI.tv</i><p>After a forest fire burnt down their 1,200 square-foot Conifer, CO home in 2012, Kristen Moeller and husband David Cottrell decided to rebuild—on a smaller, but no less luxurious scale. …

12 Photos That Prove Fall Is The Best Time To Get Married

Whether you're tying the knot or just looking to travel, these venues are the best places to take in the changing seasons.<p>Whether you're tying the knot or just looking to travel, these venues are the best places to take in the changing seasons.

8 Household Items Everyone Forgets To Clean—And How To Tackle Them

These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.<p>These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.

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Here's Your Chance to Live in a Shipping Container

Washington, D.C.'s new apartment complex takes upcycling to the next level.<p><i>Urban Turf</i><p>A new four-unit apartment complex in Washington, D.C., took just seven months to complete from conception to build-out, and it's made of surprising materials: shipping containers. The apartments, located in D.C.'s …

Ambio, A Stylishly Designed Lamp Filled With Bioluminescent Bacteria - The Fox Is Black

Fusing nature and technology is an interesting practice. Biomimetics is sure to be a field ripe with potential in the near future though a few …