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Five Wall Design Trends To Master

When it comes to walls, don’t be afraid to try something a little different to create more interesting walls. Here are some wall paint and design …

Home Decorating

Sexy Leg Tattoos

Few things are sexier than catching a glimpse of a tattoo peeking out from under the hem of a dress. Check out this gallery of some of the best …

Build & Organize A Corner Shelving System

Hi, it's Mandi from Making Nice in the Midwest. When my husband and I first moved into our ranch home two years ago, we weren't quite sure how to …

House Design

Children and Marijuana: The Missing Factor in the Debate

The debate over whether marijuana should or shouldn't be legalized will likely be with us for a long time. If you are a parent, you no doubt have a strong opinion on the matter, either for or against legalization.<p>Ultimately, the prevalence of marijuana in society won't come down to legislation, …

Dogs

Spoon-Fed Babies May Be More Likely to Be Overweight

Babies whose parents feed them with a spoon may be more likely to become overweight and have a hard time identifying what being "full" feels like, according to a new study published in the journal Pediatric Obesity. The findings support the technique known as "baby-led weaning," in which babies are …

Articles about thank hue 7 color saturated homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The all-American concept of the Kit Home had its heyday in the first half of the 20th century and used to be restricted to the...<p>We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>A patio or outdoor deck can bring a whole …

Architecture

Why the USDA's Decision Could Be Bad for Our Kids' Health

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that it will now allow more meat to be served at American schools. The restrictions on the amount of meat schools could offer in meals were originally in place due to alarming childhood obesity rates, but families complained that kids were not …

Cardiovascular System

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Articles about 5 mid century inspired interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you're running a company out of your home, you'd better hope you've got the space to keep everything in its place.<p>Among the vintage interior design trends, the mid-century modern designs of the 1950s are holding fast.<p>Bernhardt Design revives Charles Pollock’s long-dormant career with the …

Furniture

15 Manners Kids Should Know

I want to have polite children.<p><i>Don’t we all?</i><p>I wish I could say that my kids have good manners, I hope to raise them to love God and to love others, …

Kids

'Hands Free Mama' Rachel Macy Stafford Will Lead Our Next Stress-Less Parenting Workshop

Over the last six months, millions of HuffPost Parents readers have read and shared posts by blogger Rachel Macy Stafford, aka "Hands Free Mama." Her struggles -- figuring out how to put down the phone, escape from a to-do list and create meaningful connections with her family -- have clearly …

Dogs

50 Cutest Kids of 2014

From babies with chubby cheeks to kids with sweet smiles, here are some of the cutest little ones from our 2014 Cover Contest.<p>1 of 52<p>Synee <br> Age 6<p>1 of 52<p>2 of 52<p>Chloe<br>Age 3<p>2 of 52<p>3 of 52<p>Asha<br>Age 2<p>3 of 52<p>4 of 52<p>Graham<br>Age 2<p>4 of 52<p>5 of 52<p>Stella<br>Age 4<p>5 of 52<p>6 of 52<p>Bentley<br>Age 3<p>6 of …

Social Security

What Happens When You Grow Up Unvaccinated?

Is there a topic more polarizing among parents than vaccinations? I learned many years ago how difficult it is for those who distrust the safety of vaccines to change their minds. I attended a talk by a pediatrician who is also a noted vaccine researcher and developer. He is renowned for his …

Public Health

Are Babies Born Moral?

Last week, I blogged about people asking whether a newborn is a "good baby." A new book explores a similar issue, but for a different reason and from a different vantage point: <i>Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil,</i> by Yale psychologist Paul Bloom attempts to answer the question of whether …

Parenting

9 Great Cardio Workouts That Get Your Heart Pumping

And, no, they’re not all done on the treadmill<p>If the first thing you think of when you hear the word “cardio” is running, <i>giiirl</i> do we have some workouts for you to try. Of course, we heart running—it’s a great way to calm your mind and build cardiovascular strength. But it’s definitely not the <i>only</i> …

Beautiful Houses: Rockledge Residence

This week we will show you the beautiful Rockledge Residence in Laguna Beach, California, a project by Horst Architects and interior design firm Aria …

The Sacred Art of Listening -- Nourishing Loving Relationships

<i>To listen is to lean in softly With a willingness to be changed By what we hear -- Mark Nepo</i><p>What happens when there's a listening presence?<p>When we're fully in that listening presence, when there's that pure quality of receptivity, we become presence itself. And whether you call that God or pure …

Happiness

6 Reasons the Scale Won’t Budge

Gain some know-how, lose the weight

Before & After: An Art Deco Bathroom

A spare bedroom is transformed into a stylish family bath.<p>Hardwearing black and white glossy marble tiles set the tone for this Art Deco room<p><b>WHO LIVES HERE</b><p>Elaine Catterall, 49, a school counsellor, her husband Stuart, 49, a petroleum engineer, and their daughters, Rosanna, 22, Lois, 19, and Eve, …

The Best Bathroom Plants For Your Interior

This winter, I’ve noticed just how stark my powder room appears to be, especially since the countertops are white and the fixtures are clean-lined …

Plants

The Lazy Person's Guide to a Happy Home: Tips for People Who (Really) Hate Cleaning --> http://apttherapy.com/1diDaMW I'm always a little ashamed to admit this, but I hate to clean. I really hate it. And the annoying thing is that when you clean something, it just gets dirty all over again. Cleaning is a horrible, boring, thankless task, but you know what's worse than cleaning? Stressing out all the time because your house is filthy.

Modular Storage: Clutter-Eliminating Solutions from Go-Organize

It’s a new year, and time to finally get organized–do it while you still have the drive. Get started with modular, stackable storage furniture that …

Furniture

5 Steps to a Permanently Cleaner Bedroom --> http://apttherapy.com/1lYehWc It seems that it ends up being the catch-all for dirty and clean laundry, dog toys and other random assorted things that get set down during the day. Today I say "enough is enough" as I implement these 5 steps into my cleaning routine!

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30 Small Kitchen Ideas That Maximize Both Style and Efficiency

Sky-high cabinets and mirrored backsplashes are your friends here.<p>When your prep space is no larger than a closet, even one person can feel like too many cooks in the kitchen. Make the most of your counter space and cabinetry using the tricks within these petite rooms as a guide. And if you're …