Elicia Hicks

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35 Unique Backyard Ideas to Steal for Your House

Before And After: A Colorful And Unexpected Update to An Outdoor Patio

A fun idea for your patio when it gets warmer.<p><i>Photo: A Beautiful Mess</i><p>Even if your home is decorated to the nines, it's easy for weather to wreak havoc on your outdoor alcove. That's why we can't get enough of the neon accents in this Palm Springs-inspired backyard, courtesy of A Beautiful Mess. …

Outdoor Spaces

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8 of the Coolest Bunk Beds We've Ever Seen

Designs kids and adults will love.<p>Who didn't want a bunk bed when they were growing up? Kids will love these designs — and maybe even adults, too!

Marin County

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Rats Show Regret After Wrong Choices, Scientists Say

Researchers studied brain areas involved in decision making, evaluating outcomes.<p>Could've, should've, would've. Everyone has made the wrong choice at some point in life and suffered regret because of it. Now a new study shows we're not alone in our reaction to incorrect decisions. Rats too can feel …

How to Throw a BLT Party

Some people shrink at the idea of feeding 50 guests at once; I live for it. I serve gougeres and canapes at dressy holiday fetes, big trays of pulled …

Ice Cream Sandwiches

Makes 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 6 min<p>This recipe calls for baking one giant cookie, a way to ensure even, consistent ice cream sandwiches.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>1/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1/2 tsp. baking soda<p>1/2 tsp. kosher …

15 Non-Kitchen Tools to Use in the Kitchen

Dental floss just may be our new favorite kitchen tool—here are our favorite surprising and useful kitchen hacks.<p>In the midst of cooking, have you ever realized you were missing the necessary tools for the job? Hey, it's happened to the best of us. If you're scrappy, you've no doubt hacked a …