Karen Recker

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The 16 Most Bizarre And Beautiful Homes We've Ever Seen

A look at one-of-a-kind homes.<p>As homeowners shift toward more sustainable, off-the-grid, DIY habitats, unique homes are inevitable. Here we look at 16 innovative, bizarre, and one-of-a-kind homes and what makes them stand out.

A New Orleans Mid-City kitchen renovation (with before pics and a resources list!) --> http://on.apttherapy.com/otdi9y

5 Time-Saving Tips for Kitchen Appliances

Time-saving appliances are invaluable, says Johnathan Marsh, Head of Buying at John Lewis.<p><i>Keep the kitchen running smoothly with plenty of storage and space for appliances. Vermont kitchen painted in Ivory, John Lewis</i><p>1. A cooker with two ovens is a real asset. Multifunction models with heating …

Kitchens

The Secret To A Glamorous Room Isn't A Color Or Pattern...

It's that certain joie de vivre that only comes with gold, silver, bronze, or mirrored decor. Think of it as jewelry for the room<p>It's that certain joie de vivre that only comes with gold, silver, bronze, or mirrored decor. Think of it as jewelry for the room

Interior Design

Tag: Garden Visits

The Cult of the Courtyard: 10 Backyard Ideas for Small Spaces<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Landscape Revival: A Secluded, Historic 1920s Estate in Santa …

The Superhero Stain-Fighters You Already Have At Home

Easy solutions for common household stains.<p><b>1. Toothpaste to get out stains:</b> Non-gel and non-whitening toothpaste can get stains out of multiple household items. For stains on walls and carpets squeeze on toothpaste and rub with a cloth and rinse with warm water. Be careful with high-shine walls as …

Cleaning

Home Tour: The Ultimate Natural Beauty

In Westchester County, New York, the B Five Studio team conjures a refined vision of country life, where understated luxury pays homage to a setting of unparalleled verdant beauty<p>In Westchester County, New York, the B Five Studio team conjures a refined vision of country life, where understated …

Interior Design

BEFORE/AFTER: A TV Star's Surprisingly Affordable Home Makeover

Candace Cameron Bure shares a peek inside her house. This article originally appeared on housebeautiful.com.<p>When you think of celebrity home makeovers, your mind probably goes to custom-made furniture, window treatments, wallpapers, and more that will cost you thousands of dollars. Well, think …

Living Rooms

Red, White and Blue Layered Flag Cake

Celebrate with a show-stopper cake! ...MORE+ LESS-<p>Ingredients<p>Red Cake Layers<p>1<p>box Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ white cake mix<p>1<p>pint (2 cups) …

Dessert

Strawberry Pie II Recipe

"This is my favorite pie. It is very easy to make. I got the recipe many years ago in North Jersey. It is from the Sussex County Strawberry …

Three Bean Salad Recipe

"We like a buffet with all the family here. We serve a variety of salads. This is also great for summer picnics and cookouts. Keeps well, and serves …

Red, White and Blue Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

"Spectacular Fourth of July Dessert! Present at night with a couple of sparklers for the best effect. Can make with shortcake mix, too."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Fresh Broccoli Salad Recipe

"This is a yummy summer salad that uses an interesting combination of fruits, vegetables and meats. Before you decide you won't like it, try it. …

Red, White and Blue Dessert | Taste of Home

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