Marion Gitau

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Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe: What Michelin-Starred Masters Really Eat at Home

You can tell a lot about someone’s personality by looking in his or her refrigerator. There are the messy types with an unkempt hodgepodge collection of groceries; the busy types with nothing but milk and bread; the OCD types with forward-facing labels and neatly stacked fruits and vegetables. The …

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12 DIYs for the Home

I mean yea, I always have home decor on the brain, but it’s taking up more space in there as I’m finally putting into action some changes around the …

101 Awesome Weekend DIY Projects to Bookmark!

1 Comments<p>We've collected literally hundreds of weekend project ideas over the years. The talent is endless, and we think we've found the cream of …

Everything Cookies

Makes about 48 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 teaspoons ground cinnamon<p>1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 cup natural chunky or creamy peanut butter<p>1 cup …

Dessert

15 Good Things to Know Around the Kitchen

<b>We've rounded up some of our favorite tricks of the trade that will make your kitchen life easier and more efficient.</b><p>Custom Salt Blends<p>Make your own salt blends for seasoning vegetables and meat with fresh herbs, spices, or zest.

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15 Popsicle Recipes That Will Make You Melt

When temperatures soar and your go-to snacks aren’t cutting it, a popsicle can always save the day (or pool party). They’re easy to make and only require a few ingredients, so you can spend less time in a hot kitchen and more time playing in the sun. Whip them up in the morning and they’ll be ready …

10 Stylish Bowl Sink Designs For The Bathroom

There’s something special about bowl sinks, something that makes them attractive is a very distinct way. Perhaps it’s the fact that they usually …

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

You'll want to load up on the citrus after you read this<p><i>By Aly Walansky for Daily Makeover</i><p>You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit:<p><b>Clarifying …

Skin Care

15 Ways to Use Color Psychology to Create the Perfect Decor Palette

Quick, what’s your favorite color? Did you know that every color has a certain mood and psychological effect? For example, red literally makes our hearts beat faster while the color blue triggers a calm mood. There are even certain colors that make us lose our appetite. If you’re trying to create a …

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Here's Why Tiny Bar Sheds Are The Hottest New Trend

Move over, tiny houses, there's a new miniature movement going on.<p>If you're like most people, your shed is probably a little hut in your backyard that you don't think about much—a tiny eyesore filled with rusty tools, boxes full of junk and other knick knacks. Which is why we're loving that home …

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They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks, but what about an old building? See University of Oxford's Grade II-listed New Bodleian library refurbishment: http://po.st/5tHd61

Before & After: Living Room Goes From Bland to Beachy

Merci bought her San Francisco condo a couple years ago, and has been turning it into her dream home. See how this staged space went from dated to …

Living Rooms

4 Ways to Embellish Your Jeans With Studs + Leather

As you may know, Forever 21 is a close friend of our closets. We love how their pieces are always on trend and at a great value. Well guess what? They just let us know that their 17.90 denim collection has just added five new washes, including light denim, light gray, light gray acid, medium denim, …

15 Tiny Tweaks That’ll Help You Lose More Weight in 2015

You'll barely even notice the difference—but your waistline will.<p>You don’t have to revolutionize your diet to make your New Year’s resolution a reality—just take what you're already doing, and look for opportunities to make small improvements. You’ll be surprised how these 15 slight adjustments can …

28 of the Best Apps of 2014

This year has been a big year in apps — from wearables and phablets redefining what and how we download, to the Great Devicewide Emoji Takeover of ‘14 and the launch of this very series here at Brit + Co! We’re taking a break from our regularly scheduled weekly app roundup to bring you a look at 28 …

14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

See how easy it is to get organized?!<p><i>By Megan Segura for DailyMakeover</i><p>Say goodbye to your messy makeup drawer and medicine cabinet! These super-smart solutions will help you clear clutter so you'll never lose another eyeshadow or nailpolish again.<p>Clear It Up<p>When you cram your cosmetics into drawers …

11 Things You Need to Get Out of Your House NOW

Or otherwise known as, "How to not be a hoarder."<p><b>1. A Household Hazard</b><p>We're not talking poisonous products (although you should get rid of those, too). But more like that rug by the door you keep tripping on or that end table with the sharp edge you keep running into.<p><b>2. Decor That Reminds You of</b> …

Blondie Confetti Ice Cream Sandwiches and a Giveaway!

Hello June! The first day of summer is still three weeks away, but from where I'm standing -which is squarely in 80 degree weather- it feels like …

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DIY Paper Orchid

I was very excited to see my guest posts for the DIY Network this morning. They invited me to show their audience how to make four of my favorite …

Easy, Recycled Bottle DIYs

Whether it’s an empty, half-gallon milk jug or a coca-cola glass bottle, these easily recycled pieces can also become an amazing foundation to lots …

11 Things Every Woman Should Tell Her Gyno

<b>If You've Had Unprotected Sex—Even Once</b><br>So you slipped up and didn't use a condom a while back, but since then you've gotten your period and haven't noticed any signs of an STD. You're in the clear, right? Not exactly. Some STDs, like Chlamydia, are often completely symptomless, while others like …

19 Floating Shelves Ideas For a Beautiful Home

Shelving is one of those things we absolutely must have in our homes, though when you live in a small space like I do, it’s nice for it to be a …

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

Interior Design