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32 Adorable Christmas Bedroom Décor Ideas

Christmas is the coziest and comfiest holiday, and I think that the whole house should be decorated for Christmas, not only the rooms where you …

A Modern Meets Traditional Appalachian Mountain House

English country meets American Arts and Crafts.<p>On a sloping site in western North Carolina, architect Ruard Veltman designed a house that blends English country and American Arts and Crafts with his own flair for drama. The ideal marriage of architecture and design creates a house that transcends …

House Approves 'Keep Your Health Plan' Legislation

The House has approved a Republican-sponsored bill that would allow insurance companies to continue offering policies that would be canceled because they don't meet the standards of the Affordable Care Act. The Keep Your Health Plan Act, H.R. 3350, was adopted by a vote of 261-157, with 17 members …

Michele Bachmann: “I lost my health insurance under Obamacare”

The Minnesota congresswoman claims she liked her health insurance — but couldn’t keep it<p>According to a report in Politico, we can count Michele Bachmann among the many who have recently had their health insurance canceled.<p>During a CNN debate with Democratic adviser Paul Begala, Bachmann claimed …

Can President Obama Get Back In The Game After Health Care 'Fumble'?

President Obama admitting to fumbling the ball on the healthcare website. But is 'sorry' enough - or does someone have to be sidelined? Host Michel Martin talks to the Barbershop guys about the week's news. Writer Jimi Izrael, Corey Dade of The Root, law professor Paul Butler and healthcare …

Health Care

Internal Emails Reveal Warnings HealthCare.gov Wasn't Ready

HealthCare.gov could barely function on the day the health insurance marketplace debuted, and internal emails show at least some top health officials could see the failure coming.<p>In emails from July, released by the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Obama administration officials write of …

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

Welcome to the ultimate snuggle zone.<p>Steal these ideas to create a comfortable getaway in your bedroom. You'll never want to leave.

11 Times Old Furniture Gained New Life

One man's trash became these designers' serious treasures.<p>One man's trash became these designers' serious treasures.

Before & After: Linda's Heirloom Chair --> http://apttherapy.com/1gJgTsx This chair's been in and out of Linda's life for the past 20 years. She bought it at a sale of old hotel furniture but couldn’t figure out what to do with it. For years, it made the rounds, living with family and friends but it's finally come home in a big way.

Inside a San Francisco Apartment in Tartans, Tweeds, and Moody Hues

Influenced by the Edwardian era.<p>Designer Scot Meacham Wood's San Francisco apartment is anything but spare and pared down. Decorated with the "collected" style of the Edwardian era in mind, the apartment is masculine and cozy — and might just have the world's tiniest kitchen.

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Jessica Alba's Tip for Bringing Color Into Your Home Office

The actress shares her advice on using color in the office, why she's obsessed with organization, and more.<p><i>photo: Joe Schmelzer; styling: Stephen Pappas</i><p>Their eco-friendly cleaning and bath products are stripped down to only the most essential ingredients, but The Honest Company's offices are far …

A Colorful Park Avenue Apartment

Filled with snappy colors and unusual wallcoverings.<p>To keep this classic prewar apartment in New York from feeling old, designer Christina Murphy chose a vibrant, modern color palette. "Punches of color keep a room feeling youthful and engaging," she says. For more decorating ideas, read an …

5 Minutes, 5 Questions, 1 Designer:Tobi Fairley

The designer shares her best color tips.<p>The Little Rock-based designer, blogger, and founder of her very own boot camp for designers, is joining <i>House Beautiful</i> and creativeLIVE October 25-27 to create the online workshop, "Using Color in Home Design." Over the course of three days, Tobi will host …

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A Pure White California Beach Cottage

Tour a tranquil cottage on the coast.<p>Designer Carolyn Espley-Miller decorated her Carpinteria, California, beach house with white walls, slipcovered seating, and antiques to create a tranquil and serene space. Get more decorating ideas for coastal homes.

Rob Ford Had Another Bad Day