Jessica Choi

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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

20 Summer Night Activities For Kids That Will Make Their Freedom Feel Even More Magical

Danny and Sandy sang about it in <b>Grease</b>. ABBA, Richard Marx, and Rascal Flatts also paid homage to it through song. And in a few months, Timothée Chalamet is starring in a movie about a hot one. We're talking about those Summer nights. They're the stuff of legend, inspiring artists and the rest of …

Kids

These 10 Breakfasts Are Faster than the Drive-Thru Window

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Mornings can feel like a constant rush to get out the door and get everyone to school or work, so it's no wonder it can …

Breakfast

Here's How To Clean Your House More Efficiently

The secret to tidying up every room of your house quickly? Task cleaning.<p>A few years ago, I found out that I've been cleaning my home all wrong. I was in a hotel room, when a maid came in and sprayed a solution on every surface…and then left. Right when I thought she'd forgotten, she returned. She …

Living Rooms

Are You Being Manipulated?

We all want to get our needs met, but manipulators use underhanded methods. Manipulation is a way to covertly influence someone with indirect, …

Self-help

Watch: A Conversation With Decluttering Guru Marie Kondo

We interview the Japanese organizing expert about the art of tidying up and her new collaboration with minimalist brand Cuyana.<p><b>Dwell: Tell me about the origins of the KonMari Method. How did it all begin? Where did you learn your methods, and how have you adapted or refined them?</b><p><b>Kondo:</b> I became …

Where to Donate All the Home Goods You've Been Dutifully Cleaning Out

Has the start of the new year inspired you to tackle a home decluttering project? Whether you've actually managed to start (using the tenets of Marie Kondo or the latest in Swedish "death cleaning") or still trying to find the inspiration, you'll eventually want some help offloading the excess.<p>But …

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

The First 10 Recipes to Make in Your Dutch Oven — Recipes from The Kitchn

I like to think of the day I brought home a Dutch oven as the day my kitchen changed forever. That may sound dramatic, but seriously — there really …

Food

7 Chic Alternative Online Flower Delivery Services

I'm a big fan of gifting flowers—both to others and myself. They instantly brighten any room and, in a workspace, are a welcome contrast from screen …

San Francisco

Death Cleaning to Hygge: These Books Want to Be the Next Marie Kondo

If you haven’t yet learned the definition of hygge, don’t sweat–the world will have moved on twice before you do. Thanks to concepts like hygge, …

Marie Kondo

14 Make-Ahead Keto Casseroles That Make Dinner a Breeze

Cooking

20 Make-Ahead Family Recipes

Feeling the dinner crunch? Turn to these make-ahead and freezer-friendly recipes to get a delicious meal on the table in no time.<p>Lemony Chicken …

Cooking

20 books that will change your life

Oprah, Warren Buffett, and more reveal the books that changed their lives

Books

‘There will be an afterwards’: how a mother prepared her sons for her death

When Kate Gross was dying, aged 36, she told her sons there would be life after her death. But how would they actually cope with losing her?<p>When my grandson Isaac was very small, his mother, Kate, would say, “I’ll miss you” when she travelled away for work. Later, when he was three, I remember him …

Empathy

This woman on Reddit got rid of her blackheads in 4 weeks

And it only took a few ~*magical*~ products.<p>If you’ve ever dealt with blackheads, you know how frustratingly stubborn they can be to get rid of. Because no matter how much you squeeze them or try to rip them out with insanely painful masks and pore strips (both of which, by the way, are …

Tiny Bite-Size Desserts

Enjoy the sweet, familiar taste of classic desserts like strawberry shortcake and chocolate cream pie — but at a fraction of the usual portion …

29 places in San Francisco to take your out-of-town relatives - Curbed SF

<i>Editor’s note: This map originally appeared in November 2016, and now we've updated and expanded it for the new holiday season.</i><p>The holiday weekend is here folks. Passover begins tonight. Easter Sunday is, well, Sunday. And spring break has already swung into action. For many this means distant …

San Francisco

How to contour your face (if you have no idea how)

The very best products, tools and rules to stick to<p>There's something about the word 'contouring' that instils fear in even the most make-up savvy …

How to master beautiful boiserie

Let's keep things really simple and start by telling you what boiserie actually is. As you might have guessed, it's a French technique, used by …

This Is the Weirdest-Best Way to Cook Short Ribs

By Carla Lalli Music<p>Tired of the same old braise? This slow-roasted short ribs recipe is for you.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the slow-roasted short ribs recipe that food director Carla Lalli Music just</i> …

Cooking

2017 Holiday Gift Ideas: Under $25 Beauty Gifts That Don't Feel Cheap

Beauty

19 Beauty Gift Sets That Are So Next-Level, You'll Probably Just Want To Keep Them

<i>Bustle and Coveteur are working together to bring you the best mix of the season's hottest releases, shopping tips, and gifting ideas in ways that</i> …

9 Easy Ways to Add Impact to Any Room

Create impact in your home with the best tricks around<p>Creating impact can be tricky. There’s a fine line between impactful and over powering but with …

Home Decorating

10 Ways to DIY Your Own Built In Shelves

It’s generally thought that owners of old homes reap many beautiful benefits from their living space. Older homes like to show off with honeyed wood …

This White Pizza Sauce Will Change You

The recipe that might make you ditch tomato sauce for the rest of your pizza life.<p>Picture a slice of pizza. Crispy, chewy crust. Bubbly, melty cheese. Maybe some curled pepperoni cups or some tender, umami-packed shrooms. A glisten of olive oil. And the sauce. That herb-filled, garlicky, creamy, …

Cooking

The Best Gifts For Toddlers Under $25

Toddlers and toys go together like peanut butter and jelly; it's a delicious, occasionally messy combo. The best buys for the age group include items that will stimulate senses, encourage learning, and not make their moms too crazy when it comes to cleanup. Even better if they don't break the bank. …

Holiday Beauty Gifts She’ll Squeal Over

We rounded up the best gifts for beauty lovers to take the guesswork out of your Christmas shopping.<p>These beauty gifts range in price, type, and hue, …

Makeup

This Easy Tuna Pasta Is the Cheapest, Quickest, Most Comforting Weeknight Dinner Ever

By Amanda Shapiro<p>Seriously, you can make the sauce in the time it takes to boil pasta.<p>Put aside whatever ideas you have about canned tuna, or the words "tuna pasta" together, and let’s talk about pasta for a minute. I don’t need to sell you on pasta. It’s a steadfast weeknight dinner option in my …

Italian Food

40 Things Every Mom and Daughter Should Do Together at Least Once

Which ones have you checked off already?<p>Every mother-daughter relationship is different. Maybe you survived the rollercoaster teenage years only to realize you've come out of it closer than ever. Like, she's literally your favorite person to spend time with and knows you better than anyone. Or …