Michelle P Mehta

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The Best Home Automation Systems to Buy Now

Home automation is an ever-expanding market that is growing by leaps and bounds. Let’s face it — people like their technology, and they like to feel …

The Healthy Snack Your Sweet Tooth Will Die For

Dessert lovers, unite!<p>I don't know about you, but every day around 3 p.m., I get a pretty serious craving for a snack—and it's usually for something sweet. And then, suddenly, I've torn through half a sleeve of cookies like I haven't eaten in days...and I'm well on my way to a stomach ache. Let's …

3 Steps to Become a Runner

Running is one of the most efficient, accessible workouts—and hitting the road could be your key to scoring a healthy heart and lean body. Here's how to get started<p>If you're thinking you want to start running, just know you'll be in good company—and a lot of it. It's arguably the most popular form …

Exactly What to Eat the Week Leading Up to a 10-K

Because your training plan is only part of how you perform on race day.<p>You've put in weeks' (or maybe even months') worth of training—but if you aren't eating right leading up to a 10-K, then you might be preventing yourself from getting the time you're aiming for. Prep for your best performance …

Original Design Creatively Manipulating Light and Scale: RP House in Chile

Overlooking Lake Vichuquén, in Maule Region, Chile, <b>RP House</b> by <b>CMA Arquitectos</b> was developed longitudinally, in order to capture various perspectives …

Architecture

10 Best Mugs for the Morning Commute

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated to reflect five additional selections for 2015. Our earlier selections are on the following page.<p>Life seems …

Bourride (Fish Stew with Aïoli)

Make the aïoli: Whisk lemon juice, garlic, egg yolk, and salt in a heatproof bowl set over a saucepan of simmering water until thick, 2–3 minutes; …

A French Cookie, Inspired by America's Classic

To raise awareness for Cookies for Kids' Cancer, the ever-generous Dorie Greenspan shares a French cookie inspired by the American chocolate …

Dessert

12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

25 Light Fixtures That Will Transform Your Kitchen

Track lights and fluorescent fixtures? Please.<p>If you want to update your cooking space without shelling out serious money, you've come to the right place. Lighting is an easy way to make a big difference in your kitchen. These fixtures will make a statement, enhance your existing design, and …

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The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

4 Champagne Cocktails To Serve At Your Next Brunch

Hosting a springtime brunch? These champagne cocktails are sure to get your guests buzzing.<p>Hosting a springtime brunch? These champagne cocktails are sure to get your guests buzzing. <i>Via TownandCountrymag.com</i>

10 Things To Never EVER Do Before You Start A Renovation

A pro contractor and kitchen designer weigh in on what you should absolutely NOT do before starting the remodeling process<p>"There's no such thing," says Stephen Fanuka, a high-end contractor who's worked alongside designers from Jacques Grange to Thom Filicia. "Painting and tiling and brickwork …

Small Spaces

Ask a Designer: How Do I Decorate My Backyard or Patio?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about decorating your outdoor space. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

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Could The Secret To A Great Garden Be On Your Phone?

Growing a beautiful garden just got easier. Here we round up our 5 favorite apps to help you grow your best garden yet.<p>It's that time of year, effortlessly beautiful, just-picked bouquets adorn every table and recipes are filled with delicious homegrown veggies. Whether you've been meaning to plant …

15 Fresh Furniture Trends to Watch For in 2014

Furniture is one of those things in the house which gains a lot of attention from guests. They are talking points, topics of communication, and as …

Luxurious Two-level Apartment in Miami Enhanced by Textural Diversity

Located in Miami, Florida, USA, this luxurious two-level apartment envisioned by <b>Mila Design</b> showcases an intriguing mix of materials and textures. An …

11 Christmas Craft Ideas for Kids To Make This Holiday Season

Shares 66.8K<p>Are you looking for some family-friendly Christmas crafts and activities?<p><b>Here are 11 Christmas craft ideas for kids to make this month.</b> …

5 Minute Holiday DIY: Fabric Handle Gift Bags

Add an extra special touch to your gift bags this holiday by replacing the handles with festive fabric. Best part—it only takes five minutes to amp up!<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Gift bags<br>• cotton fabric<br>• Bamboo skewer (optional) ( 1 )<br>• Yarn (optional)<br>• Fabric scissors ( 1 )<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how …

DIY

Articles about cabin fever on Dwell.com - Dwell

A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.<p>Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind Ocooch Mountains...<p>In 1845, one of America's most famous writers, Henry Thoreau, built a small home for himself on Walden Pond, a piece of property...<p>A small …

Stylish Stockholm Loft With Classic Scandinavian Interior Design and Modern Overtones

Pristine white interiors are a great way to enhance and accentuate the presence of an intimate space. This gorgeous and smart apartment in Stockholm …

The Five Stages of Clutter

If you’ve ever thought about decluttering and then stopped, or started actually decluttering and then stopped, you might find some aha moments below. …

Minimalism

The Definitive City Guide to Bangkok

The ultimate city guide to Thailand's capital, including hotels, restaurants, and must-see sites.<p>We've got you covered for your next trip to Bangkok—whether you want to go all out on a splashy hotel or stick to a budget.<p>Where to Stay<p>The splurge: The Siam, the city’s newest resort, with an excellent …