John Gil

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Documentary captures Venezuelan’s attempts to join smuggling trade as a means of survival

Far away from Venezuela’s capital city of Caracas, along the northeast coast of the nation, lies a coastal town struggling to feed itself.<p>Cradled in …

Give Your Images the Cinematic Look in Just Two Minutes

I find cinematic images to be particularly memorable. I'm sure there's some color theory and psychology behind that but ain't nobody got time for …

Why One Photographer Moved From Full Frame to Crop and Back

Trying to choose between a full frame camera and a crop sensor one? Here’s a 10-minute video by photographer Sheldon Evans, who talks about the …

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

These destinations are spectacular—and affordable.<p><b>The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018</b><p><b>By Megan Leonhardt and Kerri Anne Renzulli</b><p>Whether you dream of …

Travel

@NatGeoTravel Staff Bucket List: 2015

The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p><b>Here’s where we want to go in 2015 and why:</b><p><b>> Philippines</b><p>“I can’t get the Philippines out of my mind. This archipelago …

The Best Way to Make Eggs, According to BA Staffers

From scrambled to poached to boiled, here's how Bon Appétit staffers like their eggs.<p>When discussing the perfect method for frying eggs the other day, we realized: There is no right way to make eggs, only preferences. Some prefer crispy, lacy edges on their fried eggs; some like them just set, with …

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Cooking

14 bucket list destinations that may soon disappear

Scientists have renewed warnings about the future of the Great Barrier Reef with one prominent researcher recently declaring the natural wonder ‘almost dead’.<p>But this isn't an isolated case. All around the world, destinations are under threat from urbanisation, global warming or simple human …

10 Decorating Secrets Revealed

Designers share their top dos and don'ts.<p>We asked designers to share some of their favorite tricks and ideas for putting together a beautiful space. Here, they reveal their top dos and don'ts.

Interior Design

5 Design Pros (and Moms) Share Their Organizing Tips for Every Room

Real-life moms share their tips for every room.<p>An interior design, a blogger, a professional organizer, and more experts — who also happen to be real-life moms — share simple ways to bring order to every room.

Personal Organizing

Tag: Dining Rooms

In Praise of Ikea: 15 Ikea Kitchens from the Remodelista Archives<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Refettorio Felix: A London Soup Kitchen Designed by Ilse Crawford<p>by …

Dining Rooms

Top 5 Blog Posts of the Week:Living Room Organization Products, Eclectic Bedrooms, and More

From stylish products to organize your living room to eclectic bedrooms, here's our weekly roundup of the shelter blogosphere.<p><b>This week's favorite links:</b><p>18 Awesome Products for Living Room Organization. Design*Sponge<p>Decorating with Chic Folding Screens. Mimosa Lane<p>A Look at Serena & Lily's New …

Living Rooms

What a Difference an Air Plant Makes

If you’re looking for an easy way to add life to your interior, we at Decoist are partial to the stylish option of an air plant! You’re probably very …

24 Stunning Wine Bottle Centerpieces You Never Thought Could Complement A Special Event

Weddings are very special events, in most cases unique for the two most important participants. This puts pressure on you when planning it.Everything …

The 10 Accent Colors that Designers Love to Use Most

Designers divulge their favorites.<p>Ten designers divulge the hues they're partial to — and how they can make the design of a room sing. See their favorite colorful home accessories.

6 Ideas for Customizing Kitchen Cabinets With Contact Paper

There are tons of adhesive wall decorations out on the market right now — call it contact paper, vinyl decals, shelf paper or removable wallpaper. …

8 Tricks to Expand a Small Space

From hanging floor-to-ceiling curtains to using mirrors strategically, find out how to make a small room look bigger by tricking the eye with these design tips. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Window Treatments</b><p>Hang curtain rods and draperies at the ceiling to make the room feel …

Small Spaces

Cool Kitchen Storage Ideas

Lately I’ve been a bit obsessed with kitchen storage. Let’s face it…most of us don’t have a ton of space in the kitchen. This is not a place where we …

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‘Tis the season for new issues of online magazines to be released! I got my hands on a copy of the new autumn issue of Heart Home magazine that’s …

Using Files to Keep Magazines Under Control: If It Doesn't Fit, Get Rid Of It

We have developed a bit of a magazine situation around here: the little one gets <i>National Geographic Kids</i> and <i>LEGO Magazine</i> (a freebie that I signed …

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I’m crushing on Alec Hemer‘s photography so much I thought I’d do yet another feature. I just can’t get enough!!!

Tag: Domestic Science

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>Is It Worth It? Luxury Starter Sheets from …

Essential Oils

9 Easy Projects to Upgrade Open Shelving

Too often, function prevails over aesthetics, especially in hardworking rooms like the home office and kitchen. Many people turn to inexpensive …