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Reducing noise: tips for a quieter home

We all know that no home is a silent haven, but there are some key things that you can and should do, if you want to significantly reduce noise in …

This cozy Danish "underground" home radiates happiness

Today’s homify feature is an “Underground Hygge,” literally meaning apartment for the happy, based in WA, USA. <i>Hygge</i> is a Danish philosophy which …

DNA confirms Viking remains belonged to a female military leader

For over 130 years, researchers assumed a Viking warrior and military leader whose remains were found in Sweden was a man. Now, new DNA testing has …

Photos show how different family meals look in busy homes across America

But what family meal time looks like in each individual household can vary greatly, which is something photographer Lois Bielefeld wanted to explore in her series "Weeknight Dinners."<p>Bielefeld, who's represented by Portrait Society Gallery, visited 78 households to see how families are sitting down …

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9 beauty tricks Cosmo’s beauty director swears by

Take note - she knows her stuff.<p>Being a beauty director sounds pretty fun - it's all facials, free lipsticks and fancy dinners, right?<p>Well, yes. But it's also a bit more than that. And for all of those hours spent tapping away writing features, sitting in labs interviewing experts and sweating in …

How to Finally Slay Your Home's Clutter Monster

We all have a monster in the closet (or garage, or attic, or basement, or storage unit, <i>or...</i> you get the picture). A clutter monster—one big old pile …

14 Uniquely Shaped Engagement Rings For Nontraditional Brides

As much as we love a traditional round, square, or cushion-cut engagement ring, there's something to be said about a uniquely shaped sparkler. If you're an alternative bride on the hunt for something a bit more uncommon, look no further. We rounded up plenty of unique options ranging in shapes and …