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8 Legit Beauty Brands to Shop on Your Next Trip to Target

Is there anything you <i>can’t</i> shop for at Target? Between their stunning fashion collaborations and holiday decor that you can <i>probably</i> sneak into your room scheme all year round (we’re looking at you, Nate Berkus), we’re pretty sure it’s possible to find everything you need (and don’t need) inside …

Natural Beauty

Jessica Jones’ finale soars by shirking superhero conventions

Hero. Villain. Good. Evil. Kilgrave says these types of labels are reductive in “AKA Smile,” and it’s one of the rare instances in this series where …

32 New Books To Add To Your Shelf In 2016

New year, new TBR pile.<p>Whether you’ve promised yourself that 2016 will be the year you’ll read more books, the year you’ll read books more thoughtfully or the year you’ll read fewer curmudgeonly comments sections, we have a few new releases worth considering.<p>We’re looking forward to bold familial …

For board gamers, heaven is a place on earth – located in Germany

On a drizzly Thursday morning in Germany’s industrial Ruhr region, I seemed to have unwittingly walked in on a seance.<p>I found myself in a dimly gaslit room with grubby, wood-panelled walls and heavily cobwebbed corners that could have been lifted straight from the pages of a Victorian ghost story. …

Board Games

27 Seriously Underrated Books Every Book Lover Should Read

You've read Harry Potter 12 times now. Put it down, and read these instead.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

47 Books Every College Grad Should Read

The reading doesn't end with class.

Life Advice from 50 Beloved Characters in Kid's Entertainment [INFOGRAPHIC]

<b>“Sometimes we have to go deep inside ourselves to solve our problems.”</b> Can you believe that that quote was uttered by Patrick Star from the …

How to Get Organized: 2 Solutions From Philosophy and Kindergarten

Being disorganized causes huge problems.<p>Via Organizing from the Inside Out:<p>• Americans waste nine million hours per day searching for misplaced …

Select Your Kitchen Style

It’s important to have a well-designed, high-quality kitchen that you and your family will use for years to come. It’s one of the most important spaces in your home. Browse the Martha Stewart Living Kitchen Collection, at The Home Depot to determine your style.

Before & After: A Blah 1970's Kitchen Get a French Country Makeover

A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.<p>A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.


60 Beautiful Spring Decorating Ideas

See ya, winter. Bring on the flowers!<p>Transform your home with pastel paint, floral accents and fresh patterns inspired by our lightest and brightest designer spaces. Need a quick fix? Don't miss our favorite seasonal blooms for a fast bouquet.

Interior Design

How This Mom Feeds A Family Of 7 On $300 A Month

Could you feed your family on $10 a day?<p>It takes planning, discipline and a savvy kind of gamesmanship according to Jen Wallwork Dominguez, who has developed a meal plan that allows her to hit that budget for her family of seven.<p>A good sense of humor doesn’t hurt either: “My idea of being wealthy …

Healthy Eating

23 Ideas For Making The Ultimate Superhero Bedroom

Your kid will think you're a superhero when you're finished.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Barefoot Contessa

Edward Chen/Creel Films, 2011, Television Food Network, G.P.<p>Her fame may be relatively quiet — she doesn't have a line of cookware, there isn't a …

10 Easter Brunch Recipes That Will Become Family Favorites

Whether you are looking for something sweet, savory, healthy or indulgent this Easter, I've got you covered. And the best part -- all of these Easter recipes are incredibly easy!<p><b>1. Spinach & Cheese Strata</b><p>This elegant brunch strata -- really a savory bread pudding with spinach, cheese and cubes of …

Some Very Good Chrome Tools to Annotate and Edit PDFs

March 4, 2015<br>PDFs (portable document formats) are probably the most popular document format we use in our daily work as teachers and educators. As …

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

Interior Design

5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …


Before & After: A Fresh Kitchen Makeover For Under $500

I've wanted to redo my kitchen since I bought the house five years ago. It was old, dingy, and dark, and I wanted it to look new, clean, and bright. …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …


45 Summer Pastas Full of Tomatoes, Pesto, Herbs and More

We don't mean macaroni salad.<p><b>We'll happily eat pasta year-round</b>, but there's something particularly great about summer pasta. We're big fans of blanketing pasta with fresh herbs, tomatoes, and other seasonal favorites that won't weigh us down. (But there can still be cheese!) Check out 45 of our …

Italian Food

17 Delicious Egg Casseroles That Are Stepping Up Their Game

Hallelujah for fluffy, baked eggs that can feed everyone you love by the dozens.

21 Simple One-Pot Pastas

AKA WONDERPOTS, aka the thing to make on that night when you Just Can't.

How To Make A Fresh And Easy Spring Vegetable Soup

This recipe from our spring vegetable correspondent is healthy, packed with protein, and – most importantly – delicious.<p>But spring's early days are <i>cold</i> where I live (in Ontario). A transitional food strategy is a good way to a) take advantage of some very early spring goods and b) get more greens …

13 Sweet and Savory Recipes with Maple Syrup

We all know that maple syrup is a staple for a successful brunch. We pour too much of it on our short stack, form tiny pools of it in the hollows of our waffle, and let it overflow onto our sausage links. Maple syrup ups the ante in a big way -- at times, it makes everything else seem like a mere …


Here's a Magical App That Turns Online Recipes Into Digital Grocery Lists

How many times has this happened to you? You read an amazing sounding recipe for cherry glazed ribs in one of your favorite blogs but then the act of …

The Piglet is Almost Here!

<i>The Piglet is almost here! Head this way to learn how it all works and see the full line-up of books and judges, then score your own copies in Provisions to follow along!</i><p>Like little kids at Christmastime, we've been counting down the days. We've leafed through the 16 contestants, read all of your …

19 Delicious Spaghetti Dinners

Because store-bought tomato sauce isn't actually very good.

Cannellini and Escarole Soup with Garlic Oil

<b>Warming Soup Recipes</b>