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25 Enchanting Reasons to Move to Savannah

Oak trees, river boats, and a haunted history — it's hard not to fall in love with this genteel Southern city.<p><b>1. The quaint parks.</b><p>Wouldn't you want to spend a relaxing afternoon here?<p><b>2. The old churches.</b><p>The architecture is awe-inspiring.<p><b>3. The oak trees dripping with Spanish moss.</b><p>Idyllic shade for …

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

18 of the Most Charming Small Towns Across America

Small town America is alive and well.<p>Our friends at CountryLiving.com asked their Facebook fans to share their favorite small towns in America. Here are some of the nominations, all with populations of under 13,000.

6 Quick Ways to Organize Your Living Room This Spring

From rearranging furniture to rethinking multipurpose pieces, here are a few things you can do in a day.<p><b>1. Rearrange Your Furniture</b>Your space might be prone to messiness because of the layout. Recruit your partner, family members, or roommates to move around some furniture to make your living room …

You Won't Believe This Home's Modern, Family-Friendly Makeover

A '70s-era home undergoes a minimalist transformation without losing its family appeal.<p>A '70s-era home undergoes a minimalist transformation without losing its family appeal. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

Viola Davis: Life Advice

The <i>How to Get Away With Murder</i> star (read about her work with Hunger Is) talks to <i>Glamour</i> about marriage, motherhood, and the meaning of life.<p>Davis with husband Julius Tennon<p><b>On looking a certain way:</b> "When I got the role of Annalise Keating [on <i>HTGAWM</i>], I was like, I should lose weight. Then I …

How to Hide a Muffin-Top

After a long winter of cozy sweaters and jackets, there's a chance you've totally forgotten about muffin-top. The horribly named problem, caused by too-tight waistbands that pinch the midsection, can ruin the look of an outfit. The good news? Avoiding it entirely is as easy as knowing what to shop …

Clothing

Beyonce's Trainer Reveals His 4-Step Plan to Toned Thighs

The workout we've been waiting for since that pantsless "7/11" video dropped.<p><i>Welcome to Pop-Up Workouts, a series of fitness routines created by top trainers and the best boutique gyms with convenience in mind.</i><p>While her amazing dance moves surely do wonders for her bod, Beyoncé's incredible …

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

Lena Dunham Opens Up: The 10 Women Who Changed Her Life

<b>In a new column, we ask: Who's made you you? The Girls star kicks things off by handing out her personal trophies.</b><p><i>COO of Facebook</i><p>"With <i>Lean In</i>, Sheryl gave women a constructive guide for pushing feminism into the work space. She also has the glossiest hair; she's like the Connie Britton of the tech …

Women's News

These Incredible Weight Loss Transformations Will Inspire You to Get Healthy

These 50 people turned their lives around through running. Here, they explain how.<p>1 of 50<p>Stephanie Hall<p>"The feeling after you finish your run is amazing to me. The point where you feel like you can’t go any further and you prove your body wrong by pushing through. I always feel so accomplished …

Weight Loss

Before and After: A Messy Closet Becomes a Crafting Nook

This formerly untidy space is completely unrecognizable now. This story originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.<p>"We wanted to turn a small 12'x12' bedroom into my craft/office room in our home," says Hometalk and Beneath My Heart blogger, Traci. "We started the process by turning the reach-in …

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Entrepreneurship

72 Kitchens That'll Make You Want To Redo Yours

You've been dreaming of that custom backsplash forever. Now's the time.<p>The kitchen is probably the most used room in your house, so you want it to be a space you enjoy spending time in. From country casual to sleek and modern — and everything in between — we've got all the kitchen inspiration you …

30+ Amazing Paint Color Ideas for Every Spot in Your House

No regrets, guaranteed.<p>Skip the do-overs and pick the perfect paint color the first time around. What's the secret? Ask the pros. Here, expert designers shared dozens of their favorite hues for every space, shade and season. It's our best paint color advice, all in one place.

15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen Island

Yes. There are that many things you can do with them.<p>Everybody dreams of the extra counter space a kitchen island gives you, but if you're just wheeling one into the center of your room, you're seriously underutilizing it. These cool ideas update the trend, making it more than just another tabletop …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …

Gigi Hadid Style and Best Outfits

So, the first time I was ever introduced to Gigi Hadid was on <i>The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills</i>, where she was Yolanda's pretty model daughter going off to college in New York City. I was fascinated, naturally, and curious as to whether she'd be a thing or not really, and it's become pretty darn …

15 Secrets Every Home Cook Should Know

When it comes to prepping a well-made meal, safety and flavor take equal billing for professional chefs.<p>There's an expression used to define what goes on behind-the-scenes in a restaurant kitchen: "choreographed chaos." An efficient kitchen staff operates quickly, quietly, and keeps up with the …

How Designers Dress an Entryway

Entryways that make a major statement with beautiful blooms and colorful framed prints by some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram.<p>Add a pop of color to an all-white entryway with a gallery wall of colorful abstract paintings that hang above violet summer lilacs, like textile designer Madeline …

5 Tips for Choosing Bed Linens

The founder of DwellStudio shares five tips for the selecting the chicest — and coziest — bed linens out there.<p>Being that we spend about one-third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to invest in bedding that's not only comfortable, but stands the test of time. But with so many options out there — …

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of October 6, 2014. Follow us on Pinterest for more decor inspiration.

How to Buy a Wedding Dress: Best Way to Choose Your Wedding Dress, Wedding Gown

Our dear Lindsey (the blogger formerly known as Engagement Chick!) tried on, she guesses, 80 to 100 dresses (!) before falling in love with a mere six. Even after casting five aside—AND trying on super-posh wedding dresses with me at Kleinfeld, see below—she's still thrilled with the …

10 Surprising Things You Can Clean in Your Dishwasher

The things you didn't know you could put in the dishwasher.<p>Your dishwasher has been holding out on you. Sure, "dishes" are in the name, but this machine can clean so much more.<p><b>1. Kitchen exhaust filter</b>Avoid getting messy, gunky oil buildup on your filter by cleaning it in the dishwasher once a …

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye?<p><b>When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai,</b> an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered in August this year, his death was widely mourned across the world of <b>science</b>. Not just for …

10 Genius New Uses for Dish Soap

It helps with so much more than just cleaning greasy pots and pans.<p>Dish detergent might be a sink-side staple, but its cleaning power is incredibly helpful all over the house. Because the liquid is mild, it's often a great choice over harsher chemicals (plus, we bet you've got an ever-ready …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Deadly Middle East respiratory virus surge continues in Saudi Arabia

Eleven new cases of the occasionally fatal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, were reported in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, two days after the nation's health minister was replaced.<p>In the week ending Monday, 67 cases were reported of the SARS-like virus. One patient died in Riyadh on Monday, …