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The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

• <b>Author:</b> David Lagercrantz<p><b>INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER</b> <br>Lisbeth Salander is back with a vengeance. <br>The series that began with <i>The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo</i> continues as brilliant hacker Lisbeth Salander teams up with journalist Mikael Blomkvist to uncover the secrets of her childhood and to …

The Best of Romantic Ireland

With castles and legends, Old World hospitality and indulgent experiences, epic scenery and fairy trees, Ireland is a world of romantic mystique.<p>Here are some of the key highlights from around the Emerald Isle:<p><b>> Ardmore and Environs</b> (County Waterford)<p>Quiet Ardmore offers jaw-dropping sea views, …

The Best Home Improvement Websites and Apps

Renovations can be grueling. But a new crop of digital tools helps contain the chaos and keep things sane. See the latest and best home improvement websites and apps to check out or download.<p><b>Websites</b><p>While many social-networking sites are not much more than platforms for chatter, others have evolved …

Apps

Hearst Magazines

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Five Ways to Eat More Oats

Get more of this healthy whole-grain in your diet by thinking outside the bowl.<p>I didn’t learn to love oatmeal until I was well into my 20s. It took two things to convince me: Steel-cut oats and less water (I use about half what’s recommended for instant, so it’s almost unstirrably thick). Now it’s …

8 Sinful-Sounding, Low-Calorie Muffin Recipes

If you’re trying to eat a clean and healthy diet, muffins may be on your off-limits list. The packaged varieties at the grocery store are often made with white flour and contain boatloads of sugar. Plus, a large three-inch treat has approximately 550 calories!But your sweet tooth is bound to beckon …

Breakfast

The Secret Ingredient to Make Windows Shine Bright Like a Diamond

When it comes to cleaning my home, I like to take as natural an approach as possible. In my ideal world, the process of making my own cleaning …

Tap Water

The 2013 Serious Eats Guide to Grilling

Getting ready to fire up that grill for Independence Day? We've got you covered over on our Grilling Page. Swing on by and you'll find a whole section on Grilling How-Tos, which will walk you through making the juiciest boneless chicken breasts, grilling perfect burgers, or cooking up the ultimate …

Smoked 'n Grilled

Once again….it’s grilling season! What better way to kick it off than with burgers on the grill.<p>Just make up a few patties, add your favorite spices, …

Grilling: Competition Barbecue Pork Shoulder

When I decided to get into competition barbecue last summer, I knew I had my work cut out for me. I had to find the right flavor profile and develop a consistency for my ribs, do a ton of a lot of work to get my brisket up to snuff, and figure out just what the hell competition chicken even was. …

Top 10 Summer Wines

Summer calls for lighter wines that won't weigh you down. From crisp sparklers and aromatic whites to refreshing rosés and sweet dessert wines, GAYOT's Top 10 Summer Wines are perfect for al fresco dining.<p><b>SPARKLING</b><p><b>No 1 Family Estate Number 8 Cuvée</b><p><b>Marlborough, New Zealand</b><p><b>Price:</b> $20<p>Apart from its …

Open Back Dress | Burdastyle

If you’re getting into sewing and are tempted to us a pattern but unsure about buying one whil you’re still learning, Burdastyle is a great place to go. Thi<i>s</i> dress is an intermediate pattern and you do need to pay for it (though $5 is a bargain!) but I loved it so much I had to share. You don’t have to be all ‘boom, here’s ma cleveage’ to be flirty - plus an open back is so nice during Summer with a breeze on your back! Wear it to work with a cardy, then shrug it off for drinks with the girls …

Deter Garden Pests Naturally with a DIY Caffeine Spray

You can rid your garden of pests naturally using a number of clever methods, but when you need to deter insects in real time a caffeine spray can do …

5 Favorite Perennials for the Garden

Perennials are the work horse of just about every garden. Trees and shrubs provide structure, but perennials provide a consistent impact. Annuals are …

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

See the custom kitchen and home makeover the actress gave her mom just in time for Mother's Day....<p>This has been a celebrity secret for far too …

Pinching, Deadheading, and Cutting Back in Your Garden

01 of 09<p>Maintaining Your Flower Garden<p>Planting a garden is only half the battle, as plants require maintenance seemingly from the day they're in the …

The Best Gift For A Mom Who Gardens

<b>My son Matt called to talk to me about tomatoes, never mind that I know zippo about veggies and only grow a few herbs, his heirloom container grown</b> …

BBC Two - Gardeners' World, 2013, Episode 8, Tackling pond algae

If your pond has turned to pea soup or is coated with a slimy layer of blanketweed, it’s time to take control. Monty Don has a novel method of doing this involving a pair of tights and some barley straw bought from a pet shop.

Live chat with wildlife gardener Kate Bradbury

<b>This chat has now finished.</b><p>Kate Bradbury is an RHS-qualified gardener who spent five years as a staff writer for Gardeners' World magazine, during …

6 lessons about hosta, with tony avent

Shares 7K<p>HOSTAS ARE SO FAMILIAR, you probably think as I did that you know plenty about them. Yet in a conversation with Tony Avent, founder of Plant …

A Few Good Reasons To Plant For Pollinators

<b>One</b><p><b>Asclepias tuberosa</b><p><b>Two</b><p><b>Agastache 'Bolero' with Bumble</b><p><b>Three</b><p><b>Oenothera fruticosawith small carpenter bee</b><p><b>Four</b><p><i>Echinacea pallida 'Hula Dance'</i><p><b>Five</b><p><i>Aronia</i> …