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House Tour: A Family Dream Home in Illinois

<b>Name:</b> Michael and Courtney Glantz and sons Logan and Beckett <b><br>Location:</b> North Barrington, Illinois <b><br>Size:</b> 2,800 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 7 years; …

33 Household Products You Can Replace With a Single Jar of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is quite possibly one of the most versatile ingredients to keep in the kitchen. Perfect for frying, baking and sweets cooking, it’s hard …

6 Pieces That Instantly Create a Stylish Bookcase

Consider this a recipe for a decorator's touch on any shelf.<p>Open shelving is a matter of preference in the kitchen, but elsewhere around the house — like, say, your living room — it can be nearly impossible to avoid. (Everyone still owns books, right?) The catch is that if it isn't done right, your …

High Fashion

6 Month Update on the Toddler Who Takes Naps with His Puppy

It's been nearly half a year since the toddler Beau and his rescue puppy Theo first started taking daily naps together, and the adorable snuggle buddies haven't stopped since. As always, Beau's mother Jessica Shyba faithfully documents each precious encounter and shares the heartwarming portraits …

Cute Animals

Blood inflammation link with depression could lead to new treatments

The biological and psychological causes of depression are an enduring medical mystery, but a new study claims that inflammation of the blood could be …

Depression

Laundry Room Decorating Ideas

Don't look at these rooms if you don't want to be inspired by spaces that are both beautiful and functional. They will transport you to a world where …

These 18 YouTube Channels Are All You Need To Get In Shape

Wi-Fi don't fail me now.<p>You don't need a gym to get your fitness on — in most cases, all you need is WiFi and a bit of floor space. Here are some YouTube channels you might want to subscribe to for workouts, fitness tips, or just plain motivation to get your butt into gear. Get it!<p><b>Before you get</b> …

Master Bathroom Budget Makeover: Builder Grade to Rustic Industrial - Bless'er House

I feel like I’ve been waiting weeks for this reveal! Oh wait, I have.<p>Projects always take longer than I anticipate, but it makes the end result even …

Hung Up

The 2014 Kitchen of the Year

For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.<p>For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.

BPA and 'BPA-free' alternative linked to fetal brain changes

Fetal exposure to Bisphenol A, as well as to the widely marketed alternative Bisphenol S, may cause "real and measurable" changes in the development of a brain region that plays a key role in fear, impulse-control, obesity and early puberty.<p>Canadian researchers have found in animal studies that …

Social Science Says Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits

I'm in!<p>In her article “Master of Love,” author Emily Smith states that of all the couples that get married, only 3 in 10 remain in healthy, happy …

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