Erica Sullivan

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Black stainless steel is bold and sexy, but does it have staying power?

When the Toronto Interior Design Group dreamed up a kitchen for one of its cooking-obsessed clients late last year, it opted to anchor the space with a suite of black-stainless-steel appliances from Samsung. The finish, combined with custom cabinets painted Benjamin Moore’s Florida Keys Blue and …

Please Appreciate This Magnificent Turn of the Century Seed Catalog Art

The Smithsonian Libraries and Smithsonian Gardens are currently hosting an exhibition, “Cultivating America’s Gardens,” which traces the cultural …

4 Reasons to Write by Hand Rather Than Type

Once you leave school, there’s rarely a need to write by hand. Work correspondence happens on computers, as does social networking. Except for the …

Keeping a Journal Will Change Your Life for the Better | Valet.

Some of the world's most influential men—from Benjamin Franklin and General George Patton to George Lucas and John D. Rockefeller—made a point of …

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You Can Write Your Way Out of an Emotional Funk. Here’s How.

James Pennebaker, a distinguished professor at the University of Texas, got married right out of college in the early ‘70s. Three years after his …

12 brilliant German words you won't find in English

<b>1. Verabredet</b><p><i>A woman writes in her caldendar. Photo: DPA</i><p>Germans don't just agree to meet up at 2pm, and then rely on their mobile phones to explain …

This Cleanser Dispenses The Product In The Shape Of A Rose, And People Are Losing Their Minds

If a product works, we’re not that fussy about what it looks like. That being said, it we can find something that looks beautiful <i>and</i> makes our skin …

17 Brilliant Ways to Cook with Lavender

<b>Whether you’re using it as a garnish or a main ingredient, lavender lends a subtle floral flavor to sweet or savory dishes. Just remember that a little goes a long way!</b><p>Mini Blueberry-Lavender Cornmeal Cream Tarts<p>Buttery cornmeal crusts, rich lavender-vanilla whipped cream, juicy summer blueberries …

The Newest, Most Brilliant Shade Of Blue Is Now On The Market

Oregon State University scientists discovered it by accident.<p>The world's favorite color is blue. Now, the many admirers of the hue can rejoice: There's one more shade of it to love.<p>The name is YInMn blue, and in two short words, it's <i>ridiculously stunning</i>. YInMn, which is short for the chemicals …

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Be In A Relationship Where You Don't Have To Impress

Being in a relationship can be totally amazing or really stressful - Here's why you should be in a relationship with someone you don't need to …

This Is the One Detail You've Never Noticed About "Fixer Upper"

You've probably heard their theme song a million times without even realizing it.<p><i>Fixer Upper</i> fans, when you think of the hit HGTV show, what comes to mind? If you instantly thought of shiplap or French doors, you're not alone, but we have a challenge for you: Try to name the show's theme song. Or …

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Most Under-Rated Healing Herbs - Quiet Corner

When you think of cooking, what herbs come to mind? Rosemary, Basil, Oregano, Peppermint, and Sage? Perhaps Lavender, Thyme, and Tarragon make your …

You Don't Need to ‘Feel Like’ Doing Something to Start Doing It

Your productivity may flow when you’re in the zone, but it’s easy to get carried away <i>looking</i> for motivation. Truth is, you don’t need to feel like …

The 50 Rarest Baby Names in the U.S.

We'll let you be the judge of whether that's a good thing or a bad thing.<p>Choosing a name for your baby is arguably one of the hardest decisions a parent makes. While there are plenty of popular baby name round-ups out there, some parents-to-be prefer to dig a little deeper for a unique name that …

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DIY Industrial Wall Art with Free Printable

I hope everyone is off to a great start this year I am excited to finally share the Industrial Wall Art that I made for my son’s bedroom! When I …

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4 Delightful Editing Tips to Make Your Words Dazzle and Dance - Copyblogger

Do you ever read back a draft of your writing and wonder what happened?<p>Red-cheeked, you <i>thought</i> your draft was complete. You felt excited. Brimming …

A Simple 4-Step Process for Writing Your First Book in 100 Days

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's on a lot of people's bucket lists, along with "go to space” or “walk through Central Park naked.” Okay, maybe that’s just <i>my</i> bucket list.<p>But my guess is, somewhere on your list too is the desire to write a book. I also know …

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80 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create a master list.<p>We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create a master list.

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How to turn a shoebox into stylish storage

Some of us are pile-people, not file-people. Because of this, long ago I opted for embracing my "organized piles" by stashing them in sturdy, …

How to generate more sales on ETSY. Here are some kick-ass tips you can use to increase your ETSY sales!

Let me guess.<p>You have an Etsy shop and you want more sales. You see your competitors excelling and it’s driving you bananas.<p>They’re rolling in the …

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Can This Body Positioning Technique Really Make You Look 10 Pounds Less in Photographs?

Everyone wants to look their best when they are in front of the camera. Most people practice in front of a mirror to get their perfect "photo face" …

Photography

Cats That Pose Like Pin Up Girls From the 1940s and 1950s

Right after we showed you some hilarious photos of sexy men and adorable cats in similar poses, we knew it was just a matter of time before we found the female equivalent. <i>Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls</i> is a funny Tumblr blog that pairs the scintillating ladies found in 1940s and '50s calendars …

25 Thanksgiving Appetizers To Start Your Holiday Meal Off Right

Lead up to the main course with one of these brilliant starters.<p>The precursor to Thanksgiving can tease at what's to come and keep your family satisfied while you wrap-up the main course. Case in point: these 25 bite-sized snacks, dips and sliders to add to your menu this year.

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Brady Picks a Gray Paint

Hey guys, it’s Brady! I’m back and this time it’s all about grey. The perfect grey for my living room that is.When I first moved into my space I knew …