Margo Ferguson

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From the Inside, This Tiny House Feels Giant

A clever layout helps 150 square feet feel super spacious.<p>As longtime fans of the tiny house movement, we're constantly impressed by the way these humble abodes maximize space — or rather, <i>lack</i> of space. At first glance, this cute home definitely looks like quite the tiny charmer (that fold-out …


9 Lies You Tell Yourself About Cleaning Your House

Time to own up and start doing it the right way.<p>We're all guilty of turning a blind eye to the dirty spots in our home every now and then. But don't fool yourself into thinking you can get away with these common missteps all the time.<p><b>1. "My kitchen sink gets clean as I wash dishes by hand."</b>Not …

David Simon: 'There are now two Americas. My country is a horror show'

The creator of The Wire, David Simon, delivered an impromptu speech about the divide between rich and poor in America at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney, and how capitalism has lost sight of its social compact. This is an edited extract<p>• Lanre Bakare: Go home, David Simon. Without justice …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

What the Hell Happened to Halle Berry’s ‘Frankie & Alice’?

Halle Berry was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2011 for the movie <i>Frankie & Alice.</i> You probably don’t remember the film itself, though, since you …

Review: Halle Berry is the best part of 'Frankie & Alice'

Like an A-student with a plum assignment, "Frankie & Alice" star Halle Berry tears into the part of Francis Murdoch with a performance that says, "I got this one": a loose-cannon stripper suffering from multiple personalities, including one who's a racist, haughty, white Southern belle. The …

The New Face of Heroin

Eve Rivait rode her first horse when she was five, too small to get her feet through the stirrups, let alone give the animal a kick that registered. …

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You know the sort of place. It’s a tiny enclave just outside a major city. Up along the coastline. There are only a limited number of houses and …

Remodeling 101: Is Plywood Safe?

It’s a fact: Here at Remodelista, we are partial to plywood, and it seems as though our readers are as well. And while our plywood posts are always …

Home Improvement

A Shower Like You've Never Seen Before

Indoor-outdoor living is taken to the next level.<p>Feel like showering indoors, or out? In this amazing Los Angeles, California, bathroom, the choice is yours anytime. John De Bastiani takes indoor-outdoor living to the next level.

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Modern Curved Roof House with Cottage-Like Addition in Scotland

<b>House No 7</b> is a project completed by architect Murray Kerr from Denizen Works for his parents, on the Island of Tiree, Scotland. After carefully …

This kitchen said goodbye to the mice, and hello to the nice -->

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10 Mindful Habits for a Lighter Life --> A disorganized and cluttered home can quickly become a huge source of stress that can rob us of the ability to live life to the fullest. Of course we all want a lighter life, but what is the key to truly achieving it?

Before & After: A Rustic Michigan House Gets a Lighter Look

Dining Rooms

A Scandinavian-Inspired Kitchen in New York

A fresh design that has warmth.<p>A fresh design inspired by the clean and practical warmth of Scandinavian style. Designer Susan Serra creates a peaceful space that plays with dark and light.

The Surprising Lessons of the ‘Muslim Hipsters’ Backlash

I made a music video to share my own story as a Muslim woman in America. In doing so, I was expected to share every other Muslim woman’s story, too.<p>“See you, Mama—tonight is the playoff game…” I mumbled as I hopped on my skateboard toward the soccer fields. I pinned my <i>hijab</i> extra tight and pulled a …

Two Major Stylists' West Hollywood Homes

Emily Current and Meritt Elliott.<p>Emily Current and Meritt Elliott aren't just business partners, best friends, and style soul mates—they're also neighbors. The designing duo invites us over for a peek inside their West Hollywood homes.

10 Small Kitchen Tips! see all here ---> These are awesome tips and photos to help you see the possibilities. You'll see how everything from lighting to color choices can make or break a space from feeling small or not. What's had the biggest impact for you in making a space feel larger?? ~Linda

10 Budget Kitchen Makeover Ideas! see all here ---> We get lots of requests for affordable home decor and remodeling ideas. Well, here's an excellent round up to help you up the wow factor in your kitchen for minimal dollars! Love the cupboard door idea... ~Linda

Miniature Crochet Animals! FREE patterns here ---> I have no idea how someone can have the precision to crochet one of these ultra tiny animals. But I just learned the process actually has a name... amigurumi. It's truly an art form. Head to the blog for free patterns if you wanna attempt this! ~Linda

Penny Flooring Just Makes Cents! DIY tutorial ---> This is just cool. I'd love to do at least one room in our house with a few hundred shiny pennies. Maybe the half bath in the hallway since it's small :) ~Linda

Wall Mounted Mason Jar Light! how to make ---> Don't have a place for a chandelier? Try finding a spot for a wall mounted light! Love this unique twist on mason jar lighting <3 ~Linda #masonjars

25 Greatest DIY Organization Tips Of All Time! you gotta see #8... wow ~Linda

DIY Cob Oven For Just $20! how to build ---> Head over to the blog for a fantastic set of instructions on how to build your own outdoor cob oven... perfect for homemade pizza or loaves of bread. Yum! ~Linda

Adorable Bunny Rolls! how to shape ---> Found an excellent video tutorial on how to shape these cute bunnies. Head over to the blog for all the details. This works on cookies as well as dinner rolls. Happy baking! ~Linda

Easy Pull Apart Pizza Bread Recipe

Pizza is easily the most popular food in our family. We must have it at least 2 times a week without fail. Usually we make our own one time and the …

27 Creative DIY Ways To Hide A Litter Box! see all here ---> This is such a cool way to hide the litter box. But my favorite is the unit that is built out of wine crates. It's number 19.... ~Linda

Old Wheel Into Mosaic Planter! instructions ---> Such a good idea! This is one of the best ways of turning trash into treasure! Even if it's rusty and junky... it can all be hidden under beautiful mosaic tile work! ~Linda