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Get Tangled in These Mythical God Family Trees

The romantic lives of mythical gods (Greek, Egyptian, Norse, and otherwise) are often complicated and dramatic. With frequent affairs and …

How To Use Fresh Basil in 4 Surprising Ways

I look forward to the time when our basil (<i>Ocimum bacilicum</i>) is ready to begin picking each year. We’re pretty close, so my thoughts have turned to …

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Grilled Eggplant and Greens with Spiced Yogurt

4 Servings<p>First time grilling your greens? Lay them across the grill grates so they don’t fall through, and be ready to turn them—they char quickly.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 medium Japanese eggplants or 1 globe eggplant (about 1 lb.), sliced crosswise on a diagonal ½”-thick<p>¾ teaspoon ground …


9 Incredible Ice Cream Treats to Try Before Summer's Over

The country’s most incredible artisanal ice cream makers are showcasing the best of the season with innovative flavors and treats, from fruit cobbler …

7 Foods I Prep Each Week to Make Sure I Eat as Healthy as Possible

Keri Glassman, R.D., shares the 30-minute routine that helps her make more nutritious choices all week long.

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12 Signs Your Bedroom Needs a Makeover

We're all for embracing your own style, but every space needs the occasional refresh. This article originally appeared on<p>1. Once, you were so excited to see your furniture set on "The Price Is Right." Back when Bob Barker was hosting. A brunette Bob Barker.<p>2. There's literally …

How To Make A Room Amazing (With Help From Nate Berkus And His Design Firm)

Expert advice for your own home<p>Nate Berkus and his firm's Design Directors Lauren Buxbaum and Sasha Adler share their favorite rooms and what they love about each one. Read on for a glimpse at their process and expert advice that you can apply in your own home

Interior Design

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Lavender Candles

Beyond its appealing aroma, lavender has been shown to help relieve insomnia, stress, and anxiety. Martha Stewart Living crafts director Marcie McGoldrick was inspired to include it in the home-spa products on the pages of the magazine (and in the lip balm). Enjoy the relaxing scent with candles …


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6 Foods You Should Never Put in Your Freezer

There's more than just taste on the line...your safety could be at risk, too.<p>It's the cardinal rule of freezers: Once it goes in, it's never going to taste quite the same.<p>But for some foods, a better rule would be: It will taste awful, make you sick, or explode all over your ice-cube tray.<p>So in the …

1. Curry

Turmeric, the spice that gives curry and mustard their yellow color, contains a chemical called curcumin that’s the subject of numerous neurologic studies right now. Research has shown curcumin’s ability to boost memory, slow the progression of Alzheimer's and stimulate neurogenesis, which is the …

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