Helena Gardiner

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Stylish outdoor Dining Rooms

Balcony with wrought iron furniture<p>Reclaimed wood with floral decorations<p>Buffet Table with Ivy and Festoon Lights<p>DIY Table Canopy<p>White canvas …

Dining Rooms

Take A Stroll Through Portugal

Learn The Best Walking Routes Throughout The Country Of Portugal<p>By Jill Webb<p>Portugal is home to many stunning views just waiting to be seen by …

European Travel

The 45 Best Living Room Ideas for Every Style

Luxe and layered, these living spaces are the unique design inspo you need.<p>These exceptional living spaces bring a bounty of personality and panache to the homes they occupy. Living rooms are where friends and family gather and memories are made, and we believe in giving those memories a beautiful …

Interior Design

3 Most Beautiful States to Visit in India

If traveling for the entire span of your lifetime through India, it still wouldn’t be enough to see it all. The country is so big, with each region …

Asia Travel

The 13 Best Books I Read Last Year

These are some seriously great books. How great are they, you ask? Well, let me tell you. See, my 1-10 rating system is actually logarithmic. Meaning …

Books

Cook smart: Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipe cheats

I used to cheat much less in the kitchen. As a young cook, full of ideas – and of myself – things had to be done ‘properly’, even at home: tins were a no-no and the freezer a no-go; fancy appliances were a last resort. Only pure, raw ingredients were acceptable, and every bit of prep had to be done …

Spices

The Dish that Made My French Mother Fall In Love with Cream Cheese

<i>Every so often, we scour the site for cool recipes from our community that we then test, photograph, and feature. This one comes from longtime community member AlainB, who shares a recipe starring his mother's favorite ingredient: cream cheese.</i><p>My mom has French origins and always cooks in typical …

Breakfast

Top 10 Cities to Visit in Europe

There are 44 countries in Europe today, many with cities that have a long history that goes back thousands of years. The below list top 10 cities to …

European Travel

Fall in love with this grey Shaker kitchen in a Norfolk vicarage

Simple and honest design in the gentlest of colours is the hallmark of this country kitchen. And just wait until you see the bespoke bar area...<p>Two …

Kitchens

The Goa You Don't Know: 10 Offbeat Travel Secrets That Go Beyond Beaches

One doesn’t need a reason or season to travel to Goa. India’s beloved sunshine state is a hit with every kind of traveller — from party-lovers and …

Asia Travel

Escape The Crowds In Thailand: 5 Unspoiled Thai Islands

The Thai authorities recently made the bold move to close Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi, the beach made popular in DiCaprio movie The Beach, during the low …

Asia Travel

16 Of The Very Best Places To Visit In Nepal

Nepal is a beautiful country and one that’s just so incredible. I’m going to try not to waffle too much, or to sound too cheesy but Nepal is one of …

European Travel

The 11 Best Luxury Hotels in Ubud, Bali

A knot of jungle villages forms the vibrant, artsy Ubud, an area in central Bali famous for its craft markets, art museums, Hindu temples, and iconic …

Asia Travel

7 Life-Altering Books by Latino Authors Everyone Should Read This Year

Confession: I didn't read a novel by Nobel Prize–winning author Gabriel García Márquez until I was 25 years old. Despite being an English major when …

Books

How to Become An Expert At Just About Anything In Just 45 Minutes A Day

“It takes 10,000 hours to become an “expert in an ultra-competitive field” but to go from “knowing nothing to being pretty good”, actually takes 20 …

The Voice

The best grey paint – how to choose the right shade for your walls

Grey is the colour everyone has fallen in love with and although it’s the new neutral there are actually many different tones and shades that can …

Home Decorating

A Melbourne Victorian’s Contemporary Overhaul by Hecker Guthrie

In the stylish Prahran suburb of Melbourne, multi-disciplinary design firm Hecker Guthrie transformed a grand Victorian family home into a …

Laundry Rooms

The Founder of Anthropologie Has The Most Amazing House

Hint: It's boho bliss.<p>In a renovated Tudor beach house on the New Jersey shore, Colleen Bashaw conjures a riot of boho quirk and breezy seaside vibes for Scott Belair, the cofounder of Urban Outfitters and Anthropologie.

Interior Design

When you will travel in Italy this is the Best Things to Do in Salerno

On April 15, 2018 by admin<p>Salerno is the capital of the province of the same name, and lies in the Gulf of Salerno on the Tyrrhenian Sea .Salerno is …

Italy

One of Europe's Greatest Treasures Hides in a Sleepy French Village

<i>C</i>onques was never supposed to be found. Or at least, not easily. The sleepy village had been presiding over the French Pyrénées mountains since the …

Paris

7 recipes for people who hate to cook

(And they work just fine for those who like to cook, too.)<p>My go-to food when I don't feel like cooking is flatbread. I grab leftover protein, veggies …

Cooking

Best Places to Visit on the East Coast of Spain

Culture, Beaches and History on the Mediterranean<p>Many visitors to the Spanish east coast on the Mediterranean go no further than Barcelona. A few …

Barcelona

The most underrated coastal towns in Europe to go to before they become touristy

The vertiginous houses of Positano, the white settlements of Santorini and the poetic villages of Cinque Terre might still be some of the most …

Italy

10 of the Easiest, Fanciest One-Layer Cakes

Two- or three-layer cakes are all well and good, but it's hard to argue with the ease of a one-layer cake. While usually thought to be humble and …

Dessert

A taste of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka offers deeply fragrant interpretations of southern Asian cuisine, with colours, tastes and textures that feed all sensesThe post A taste of …

Sri Lanka

Worm London: ‘Two Girls, a Stack of Books, and Loads of Flowers’

Worm London is a floristry studio that is run out of a tiny basement in Stoke Newington, East London. The business began two years ago when friends …

Wreaths

The Best Workout for Every Age

As your body changes with each decade, so, too, should your workouts. But finding the workout that’s best for you right now doesn’t mean giving up your favorite yoga class or forgoing Zumba—it just means working in other forms of exercise, too. Here, the best workouts to incorporate into your …

Exercise

Nigella Lawson’s Genius Sheet-Pan Chicken Is As Unfussy (and Delicious) As Promised

Nigella Lawson—domestic goddess and champion of home cooks—has for years been a supporter of the laziest form of sheet pan dinner, or <i>traybake</i>, a British term that used to be reserved for sweets, till the quick-dinner revolution got ahold of it. “When I'm frazzled,” she once wrote. “I firmly believe …

Sheet Pan

Inside the World of Amal Clooney

A sudden late snow is falling, bright with just a touch of magic, as the automatic gate to Aberlash House opens. It’s an afternoon in March but, in this powdery landscape, could be January. Footprints lead a few steps down a drive, between a row of trees, and climb to a small colonnaded entryway. A …

Human Rights

15 Chicken Thigh Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Everything I want in my perfect weeknight dinner can be found in a pack of chicken thighs. No matter how I cook it (the options are endless), I know …

Cooking