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Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of September 8, 2014. Follow us on Pinterest for more decor inspiration.

Interior Design

Steal This Look: Water Troughs as Raised Garden Beds

The typical rectangular raised bed is a space hog that tends to dominate a garden. The other day I ran across a stylish alternative–painted livestock …

Best Recipes June | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

If you can master this über basic recipe, you can grill a steak waaaaay better than any of your friends. Promise.<p>Honest grub with …

Fattet Hummus + Strawberry Basil Lemonade

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Tonight, count on chickpeas.</i><p>When in doubt, count on chickpeas. They are little nuggets of nutrients, and when combined with yogurt and …

Recipes

A weekend in the French Countryside

The first true weekend of spring just happened here. Well, there may have been some nice days when I was gone, but the weather was fairly glorious …

A Thai Dish That Tastes Just as Good as Takeout

Sorry, Seamless.<p>Women’s Health<i>’s food and nutrition editor Jill Waldbieser has officially completed the #31Mealsin31Days challenge—she cooked at least one homemade meal every day for the entire month of May. See all 31 of her delicious recipes here.</i><p>If you order in every time a Thai food craving …

7 of the Best Grilled Side Dishes Ever

Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this weekend.<p>Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this …

5 Ridiculously Refreshing Lime Smoothies

Like, seriously good ones<p>If you think margaritas are refreshing, these booze-free lime smoothie recipes will blow your mind. Seriously—it's the zesty citrus (not the tequila) that makes the classic summer cocktail taste divine. So go ahead: #treatyoself to one of the most delicious, healthy lime …

10 Herbs To Grow in the Survival Garden

For many, the time has come to plan our summer gardens. Given the overwhelming interest in recent articles about essential oils, I decided to revisit …

The 3 Must Have Annual Flowers For Your Organic Vegetable Bed!

<i>Ruby Tuesday as a wee puppy, stops to smell the flowers in my potager</i><p><p>I have long been an organic gardener, since the early days when 'green' was …

Men Have Been Putting On Cologne All Wrong

Many men wear cologne in the workplace or out on the town, but they often don't know how to wear it.<p>How much to put on? And, where do you put it?<p>We went to visit the experts at Bloomingdale's in Manhattan to get some answers.

Sally's Coconut Macaroons

The best recipes have backstories, at least Sally’s always do. Here she gives the lineage behind these macaroons.<p>“My mother had one mean sweet tooth. …

Make Your Own Naan (and Decide How to Bake It)

The relatively thick, bubble-puffy flatbread known as naan came to India and Pakistan by way of Persia. The dough is yeast-leavened and contains …

Cast Iron Skillet

Advantages and Disadvantages of Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening

The new hexagonal raised beds. More on the design in another post.<p>Due to contaminated Los Angeles soil, we’ve got to grow our veggies in raised beds. …

Clear Your Clutter and Change Your Life

Welcome to the new year! It seems once we pass the New Year's mark and notice spring just around the corner, a universal reset button activates new beginnings and fresh starts. Not wanting to hire a coach or sign up for an expensive life make over? Then keep reading, take charge of your own life, …

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Expert Advice: 10 Ways to Live with Less from Zero Waste Home

When Bea Johnson, her husband, Scott, and their two children moved from a large house to a temporary apartment while they were looking for a new home …

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How to Care for a Wooden Cutting Board

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The proper ways to clean and maintain your wooden cutting boards.</i><p>Cleaning and caring for wooden cutting boards -- like sweeping behind a dresser, or …

American Legend: Coast to Coast by Train

You don’t really know a train until you’ve slept on one.<p>And I don’t mean a half-hour doze between Philly and Baltimore but the real deal: a bunk in a berth, a sliding door with a latch lock, and those WWII-style knobs to turn off your reading light.<p>And when you’ve really settled into a train that’s …

The House of Mirth

Four Simple Ways to Fold Your Sheets Picture Perfectly

If your linen closet is looking sad and messy, maybe it’s time to update your sheet-folding skills. According to The Complete Guide to Imperfect …

Avant-garde

6 Healthy (Mess-Free) Homemade Snacks to Pack When Traveling

Bring some of these delicious, good-for-you treats with you and you'll have no trouble bypassing the junk food at rest stops and airports.<p>The Salted …

Nutrition

Beyond the beignets: New Orleans' modern food movement

New Orleans is a food city, no question; it always has been. No offense to those hearty regional faves – gumbo, jambalaya and the ubiquitous beignets – but the association has long been one of over-indulgence rather than variety and refinement. The good news: a number of the city's recently opened …

New Orleans

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Albert Einstein

Ireland's 10 Best Attractions

<i>Photo Courtesy MorganPaar/myBudgetTravel. Article by the Editors of Budget Travel.</i><p>Whether you're headed to the Emerald Isle any time soon or simply window-shopping, we've rounded up 10 of the best attractions Ireland has to offer, from natural wonders on the Atlantic coast to Dublin's literary …

Living in the 'I Don't Know'

This morning I woke up at 5 a.m. from a bad dream. I was on my way to a job interview somewhere in midtown Manhattan and I ended up in Canada. Lost. No offense to Canada, but I felt an overwhelming sense of anxiety and dread. I was too embarrassed in the dream to call the person I was meeting, so I …