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Slowcooker Chocolate Pudding Cake

I love September. Where I live it’s that strange transition month where Mother Nature is super confused so sometimes it’s miserably hot and sometimes …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Cleaning

Gut Feeling: How Intestinal Bacteria Could Manipulate Your Brain

The next time you can’t figure out why you’re suddenly craving a huge slab of ultra-decadent chocolate cake—consider the possibility that it’s not just you doing the craving. New research suggests that the armies of bacteria living in our guts can pull the strings in our brains to get what they …

Design Inspiration: 10 Rejuvenating Rooms

What makes a room rejuvenating? Today we share a collection of images that will hopefully serve as <b>design inspiration</b> as you plan a space that …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Interior Design

Vietnamese Rice Noodle Salad Bowl

261<p>23<p>Shares 284<p>One thing I love about traveling is that I get to read. As much as we all love to be connected, it’s nice to be somewhere – like 5000 …

These Active Desk Chairs Want To Transform The Way You Sit

In case you haven't heard, sitting is the new smoking. And to make matters worse, it appears that no level of physical activity undoes the damage of too many sedentary hours.<p>But what's the average desk jockey to do? While some employers spring for standing desks, others have left it up to employees …

5 Moves to Sculpt Your Butt and Thighs

Get a tight tush and thighs in just five exercises<p>The legs and glutes are the largest muscles in anyone's body, so the benefits of working them well go beyond looking great in booty shorts. (Benefits like boosting your metabolism, just for starters.) This five-exercise routine takes your lower half …

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Kitchen Makeover – 28 Kitchen Amenities You’ll Wish You Already Had ← Back to article<p>Kitchen Makeover – 28 Kitchen Amenities You’ll Wish You Already …

Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 771

Burmese Crepes Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Naomi Duguid | Burma | Artisan, 2012<p>I came across a vendor making these sweet street-side Burmese crepes one sleepy …

A New Take on Tevas

Hafele’s “Fineline” Drawer Organizers

Have you ever walked into a kitchen showroom like Bulthaup or Poggenpohl? If you have, you’re familiar with their customized drawer organizational …

Bathroom Vanity Ideas

• 1 |<p>Even power points can be hidden away.<p>2 |<p>This nifty pull-out is an amazing way to keep jewelry out of sight–and necklaces tangle free!<p>3 |<p>Drawers …

Inspiring Apartment Renovation in Ljubljana, Slovenia

<b>Lidija Dragisic</b> of <b>Studio 360</b> completed an inspiring apartment renovation in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The crib is divided into living area (consisting of …

Paper Lanterns For Not-So-Oriental Homes

Originally, I wanted to center today’s post around simple lantern ideas for homes in urban settings, but I found that so many of these designs …

34 Window Treatment Ideas That'll Dramatically Improve Your View

Bonus: Some styles make your windows look bigger, too.<p>Window treatments are a seriously important — and often overlooked — part of a room. They can be functional, purely decor, or strike a balance between the two, depending on your space and the amount of natural light you receive. Whether it's …

Interior Design

11 Game-Changing Chips and Dips

Game day is fast approaching. Yes, we're talking about football. But, we're <i></i>also <i>not talking about football</i>. This is about the other playing field; this is about your kitchen. Most of us will watch to see who reigns victorious on that fateful Sunday (whether in sport, advertising, or cuteness), but …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

OMG, I Want This House: Venezuela

In the Jungle<p>Need a vacation off the grid? Spend some time at this stunning Venezuelan compound accessible only by helicopter.<p>08.31.13 4:45 AM …

Eye-Catching Vase Arrangements That Tickle Your Fancy

Your room is missing something and you’re trying to figure out what. You’re thinking cute new accessories, furniture or a new coat of paint to chase …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

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10 Gorgeous Stained Glass Ideas for Your Home

We know, we know. The first thing you think of when you see “stained glass” is probably a church, and you’re probably wondering what this might have to do with your home. Well, the art of playing with light is definitely one that historic structures the world over have mastered, but you can also …

No-Bake Chocolate Kahlua Pie Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> I used Nabisco Famous Wafers for the wafers. If you'd like to measure by crumbs, I used about 8 ounces for the crust and about 3 ounces for the pie. For the coffee liquor, I used Kahlua. Chilling mixing bowl with beater will make it whip faster. Use a hot wet knife to slice the pie.<p><b>Read</b> …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Google’s New Office In Dublin

• 1 |<p>The highly recognizable “Google” letters in bright primaries can be seen as the focal point for the interior reception area and the outer entrance.<p>…

Seven Layer Hummus Dip. A little healthier than that other seven layer guy, and just as tasty. http://domesticfits.com/2013/05/20/seven-layer-hummus-dip/