John Scott

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To-Dos: Your February Home Checklist

February is a time of year to indulge in home comforts like cooking big-batch meals, reading in the afternoon and watching movies with the family. …

Take the Pain out of Painting: 5 Must-Follow Rules for Professional Looking Results

(Image credit: Jessica Isaac)<p>Painting is one of those things that's easy to do, but hard to do really well. If you plan on giving your pad a little …

Home Improvement

19 Best Places to Watch Free Movies on the Internet

Watch Movies Online for Free<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated May 17, 2018<p>Watching free movies online is a convenient and frugal way to see the movies you …

Articles about why-we-love-modern-sectional-sofas on Dwell.com - Dwell

This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in …

Ceramics

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

Apps

A Renter's Life: A Dozen Posts To Make The Most of Your Rental

(Image credit: Femina)<p>I have nearly twenty years as a renter under my belt and I've learned a lot along the way. If there's one thing I know for sure …

Design

The $5 IKEA Solution for Angled Wall Shelving

• $5<br>• IKEA<p>Here's a $5 solution for on-the-wall shelving for unusual spaces where your walls may not be 90 degrees perpendicular to the floor (e.g. …

Storage Ideas

The scientific evidence against spanking, timeouts, and sleep training

At the end of a gravel road in the Chippewa National Forest of northern Minnesota, a group of camp counselors has gathered to hear psychotherapist Tina Bryson speak about neuroscience, mentorship, and camping. She is in Minnesota by invitation of the camp. Chippewa is at the front of a movement to …

10 Genius New Uses for Dish Soap

It helps with so much more than just cleaning greasy pots and pans.<p>Dish detergent might be a sink-side staple, but its cleaning power is incredibly helpful all over the house. Because the liquid is mild, it's often a great choice over harsher chemicals (plus, we bet you've got an ever-ready …

The Best Stretch for Every Body Part

When it comes to getting the most out of your workout, you have to care for the muscles that heave all of those heavy weights, too<p>When you think of flexibility, it's likely that the first things that come to mind are touching your toes, or stretching your hamstrings. Unfortunately, those are often …

5 Questions That Could Save You Money

The power of pausing before a purchase to really delve into why you're about to swipe your credit card could be a powerful way to save more money, …

How Buying Used Kitchen Cabinets Can Save You Money

Used kitchen cabinets of acceptable quality are one way to pare down the considerable costs associated with new cabinets.<p>Yes, savings can be deep. …

Surefire Ways to Make Your House Feel More Like Home

A home is more than four walls and a roof under which you lay your head at night, shovel down breakfast in the morning, and store your stuff. The …

Rental Housing

How To Hit High And Low Chip Shots

This is the best sunscreen for golfers, and I'm not kidding

As I drove home from my dermatologist's office, I felt more than slightly annoyed. Slicing two bumps from the side of my nose had taken the doctor roughly eleven seconds, from Novocain to Band-Aid, yet had cost me more than a thousand dollars. With five minutes of instruction, I figured, I could …

Small Space Sharing: 9 Smart Tips for Squeezing into a Small Home With Someone Else

(Image credit: Alexis Buryk)<p>Whether you're sharing a studio or seriously small one-bedroom with a partner or making a tiny two bedroom work with a …

Small Spaces

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Sleep

Cyanogen announces Nextbit which auto-syncs your apps across devices

Today, Cyanogen announced a new feature to its operating system that it’s been working on for a while now from a company called Nextbit. Nextbit produced is a system-level modification that automatically syncs your applications and games so that you can continue what you were doing on any of your …

A pilot explains why it’s time to get over your fear of turbulence

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of many airline passengers, one would assume so; turbulence is far and away the number one concern of anxious passengers. Intuitively, this makes sense. …

Don’t toss that old Android: Turn it into a Chromecast receiver!

For its $35 price tag, Google’s Chromecast is already fairly inexpensive. Still, you might be able to save that money by re-purposing an Android …

Did You Choose the Wrong Paint Color?

Choosing paint color could be near the top any list of stressors. With good intentions and hours of decorating shows on TV, you somehow have managed …

Paint Finishes: What to Choose From, When to Use Them

(Image credit: Laure Joliet for Jonathan's "What I Did Last Summer" Rental on a Budget)<p>When picking a paint, the hue certainly stands out as the main …

How to Make the Most of Your Slow Cooker

<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: Your weeknights just got infinitely better.</i> <i>Stay tuned for our collection all about slow cooking on Provisions this Thursday!</i><p>Weeknights weren’t made for …

Tangy Teriyaki Salmon + Pad Thai Redux

<i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Weight Watchers, who celebrate gathering together around the table to enjoy wholesome, beautiful food.</i><p>For dinner tonight, let's savor the flavors of the globe without hopping on a flight (unless you can -- in which case, take us with you). This menu …

6 Mouth-Watering Cheeseburger Recipes You Can't Swiss Out On

Swiss, blue cheese, Monterey Jack— it all tastes so much better when melted over a giant, juicy burger cooked on your very own home grill.<p>In honor of …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …