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10 Things to Toss in the Next 10 Minutes for Quick and Easy Decluttering

• Socks without a match
• Food-storage containers without a lid
• DVDs you never watch
• Expired coupons
• Dried-out markers
• Baking supplies you'll never use (i.e. …

July 4th

12 Etsy Shops for Natural Skincare Lovers

The push for organic, eco-friendly skincare is making the days of chemical products a distant memory these days. Still, it can be hard to find places to shop beyond the bigger brands. You can always DIY your staples (shout out to coconut oil and baking soda!), but it’s nice to have a few online …

Skin Care

6 High-Impact Uses for Moroccan Tile

Living Rooms

'House for sale by owner because my neighbor's a douchebag' sign raises stakes in Texas feud

A front-yard sign calling a neighbor a "douchebag" may not be the best way to change the neighbor's behavior.

But for one frustrated Farmers Branch family, it's at least getting a lot of attention.

James and Lisa Price -- who have a sign in their yard that says "'House for sale by owner because my …

Succulent Café Oceanside

Enjoy a Visit to the Succulent Café

Stop in for a cup of coffee at a succulent fantasy land featuring a delightful array of plants all growing in …

Gardening

How to Choose the Best Cucumbers for Pickling ('Cause Yep, It Matters)

One of the best parts about our test kitchen manager, Brad Leone‘s, job is his weekly trip to the farmers’ market. It’s his responsibility to supply the kitchen with ripe produce, protein, and pantry staples year-round. In the summer, when the farms are cranking out the good stuff, Brad is like a

Vegetables

Here Is All the Crazy Pumpkin Spice Stuff You Can Already (or Soon!) Eat

Over the past few years it seems like our collective excitement for fall centers more around the never ending assortment of pumpkin spice flavored foods instead of the natural beauty that is the changing of the leaves. Whether you’re into the standard PSL or need a Pumpkin Spice Oreo washed down …

Pumpkins

13 incredibly stylish celebrity-owned hotels around the world

Taking their talents from the silver screen to the service industry, many actors have been investing their fame and fortune into hotels.

And why not? As frequent travelers, they know just what makes a good hotel.

Here are 13 of the most stylish celebrity-owned hotels around the world.

Hotels

18 Houseplants That Help Purify Your Home's Air

One NASA study might change how you approach the garden store.

You don't need to give us the hard sell on houseplants. Placing some leafy greens onto a coffee table or shelf is a great way to add some texture and breathe a little life into a room. But that's not the only reason to keep them around; …

Plants

16 Inspiring Drought-Friendly Gardening Tips

Making do with less water is the new reality for gardeners and homeowners. Because of droughts across the country, and particularly in California …

Gardening

This Amazing Illustrator Takes Random People's Photos and Transforms Them Into Works of Art

It's like falling into a Dreamworks movie.

Most of us have wondered at one point or another what we would look like as cartoon characters, a curiosity that can generally be satisfied by any street artist in the world for a buck. But Brazilian artist Julio Cesar elevates these caricatures by creating …

Drawing

Cute Couple Alert: Modern Prefab Poolhouse Addition to a 1920s Sears Kit House

A Boston family chose a double dose of prefab for an addition to their home in the Massachusetts countryside.

Project: Shirley Road ResidenceArchitect: LABhaus

Jed and Asia Webber weren’t actively seeking a prefab existence when they bought property in Groton, Massachusetts—an hour away from their …

Architecture

Parmesan-Roasted Potatoes

Cooking the potatoes on a wire rack lets hot air circulate around them, so they get extra crisp.

Place a rack in upper third of oven; preheat to 400°. Toss potatoes and oil in a large bowl; season with salt and pepper. Place potatoes, cut side up, on a wire rack set inside a rimmed baking sheet; …

Potatoes

Mouthwatering Milkshake Recipes

The addition of almond extract and granola garnish makes this fruity shake extra dreamy.

Recipe: Peachy Dream (right)

Milkshake

Hide These From the Kids, 13 Adult Popsicle Recipes You'll Love

Get the recipe here.

2. Lemon Pale Ale Popsicles

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3. Cherry Apple Whiskey Sour Popsicles

Get the recipe here.

4. Dirty Pirate Popsicles

24 Brilliant IKEA Hacks to Transform Your Kitchen and Pantry

With its friendly price tags, it’s hard to not make IKEA a go-to source for all things home decor. And whether you’re lacking storage, counter space or a pantry, you can hack some of IKEA’s products for a completely custom look at a fraction of the cost. Don’t believe us? Just take a scroll through …

How to Make No-Bake Mason Jar Cheesecakes for Your Next Picnic

The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the park is just waiting for you to arrive with your picnic blanket and this stylish dessert. Who could resist a cool and creamy blueberry cheesecake, sitting happily on a crumbly graham-cracker base? Pack your cheesecake into pretty little mason jars, …

Picnics

Cucumber Mint Margarita Pop

Shannon added to Indulge from Lulu PowersIngredients:• One 12 ounce can limeade
• 12 ounces tequila (I use the limeade can to measure the tequila)
• 12 …

Cucumber

29 Recipes Every Millennial Should Know

You’re in the real world now. That means it’s time to cook like the young professional you are. If you’re clueless and without any cookbooks, have no fear. Cooking is easier than you think, and you can whip up some gourmet meals in no time. Spoon University is here to help with easy recipes that’ll …

Recipes

How to Remove Every Type of Stain, in One Simple Chart

In honor of Real Simple's 15th anniversary, we rounded up a decade-and-a-half's worth of our best stain removal advice to compile this comprehensive …

How-To's

Prefab for Two: A 290-Square-Foot House for $24,000

Madrid architect Camino Alonso compares her 290-square-foot prefab house to a Monopoly game piece. Designed for two—and portable, no less—it's so cleverly laid out that there's plenty of storage. Really.

If you have a spot to put it—and live within driving distance of the Madrid factory that makes …

Prefab Homes

Chicken Salads

Chicken Recipes

60Chicken Breast Recipes

26Chicken Leg Recipes

25Chicken Soup Recipes

22Chicken Salads

Lighter Chicken Salad

Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad

Chopped Chicken Salad

Asian Rotisserie Chicken Salad

Mayo-Free Chicken Salad Recipe

Apricot-Basil Chicken Salad

Buttermilk Chicken Caesar Salad

Crunchy Asian …

Style a Shelf With Succulent Bookends

Succulents are the unsung heroes of houseplants — super-cute and virtually indescructible (you only need to water them once a week!). They add a …

11 DIY Exfoliators to Scrub Away Scaly Winter Skin for Good

There’s something about spring that makes us want to start fresh, whether it’s through detoxing, purging closets, de-cluttering or just giving our homes a good old fashioned top-to-bottom spring cleaning. So why not start fresh with your skin too? After all, it is your body’s largest organ — and …

DIY: Homemade Skin Care Recipes

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Parsley Eye Mask

What you need:

A handful of parsley
• 1 tablespoon hot water

How to:

Roughly chop the parsley and drop it into a small bowl. Grind …

All Natural Beauty: 4 Simple DIY Natural Skin Care Recipes From Mother Earth

Transforming your body care products from harmful to homemade doesn’t need to cost a fortune or take hours of your time.These four simple natural …

DIY

The pH of Cleansers and What It Means For Your Skin

Cleansing the face with the right product is one of the most crucial steps to maintaining good skin. We’ve heard whispers about the pH of cleansers …

Skin Care

New Year's Eve Party & Recipe Ideas

New Year's Eve

Could Going Gluten-Free Clear Your Skin?

For the past year, it seems like we’ve been waging an all out war on gluten. Of course, there are those that must do it for serious health reasons …

16 Ways To Use Coconut Oil

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the game-changing ways to add coconut oil into your beauty routine.

1) An alternative to shaving cream. Get a smooth shave and prevent razor burn by mixing coconut oil, shea butter, and jojoba oil together. Try this recipe.

2) Facial scrub: Slough off dead skin …