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DIY Sneak Peek: Brit Morin's Jersey-­Knit Macramé Hanging Planters

In a sneak peek from Brit Morin's upcoming book Homemakers, she shows us how to make these simple macramé planters.<p><b>Materials</b><p>Jersey-knit fabric (1 yard per planter)<p>Plastic or ceramic planter or bowl<p>Ruler<p>Scissors<p><b>Directions</b><p><b>Step 1:</b> Cut eight pieces of material that are three to five feet long, …

Engineering Kids | Rube Goldberg Machine

This project has long been on my to-do list with my kids. We are long-time fans of marble runs (see the resources page for recommendations), and …

The Day The Crayons Quit

Madeline 75th Anniversary Edition<p>By Ludwig Bemelmans<p>56 pages; Viking<p>Available at:<p> | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | IndieBound<p>— Natalie …

The 19 Items You Need on Your Next Grocery List (Especially #17!)

As my hero and real food champion, Michael Pollan, contends, cooking from scratch is one of the most important things we can do for our health. But, in a world of fancy #foodporn and superstar TV chefs, it might seem that cooking is reserved for the culinary elite. And, cooking healthy? Well, that …

Healthy Eating

8 Ridiculously Easy Quinoa Recipes

Shares 244<p>Quinoa? Keen-WHAT? You’ve probably seen plenty of these Peruvian seeds on supermarket shelves in recent years. The superfood is exploding …

Eggs Benedict with Tarragon Hollandaise | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Traditionally eggs Benedict includes Canadian bacon while eggs Florentine uses steamed spinach instead. This recipe combines the two for the best of both worlds and adds roasted tomatoes to further cut the dish’s richness. The tarragon adds a bit of earthiness to the decadent hollandaise sauce. If …

25 Gorgeous Pools Everyone Should Swim In Once

The only thing that's more relaxing than lounging poolside or soaking in the water on a sunny day is doing it at one of these incredible destinations.<p>From luxurious infinity pools with unbeatable views to natural pools teeming with marine life, these pools around the world deserve to be on …

Fort Lauderdale

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via


Hearst Magazines

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12 Luxe Living Room Designs

Living rooms that turn up the glitz and glam.<p>From button-tufted sofas to blue-lacquered walls, these living rooms turn up the glitz and glamour.

Berry Coconut Frozen Yogurt: Leftovers Achieve Their Full Potential

Berry Coconut Frozen Yogurt is the flirty little sundress of desserts -- pretty, pink, and ready to play lawn games in the sun.<p>I owe this sweet little number to the bright, happy things in half-empty containers that littered my fridge: straggling berries at the brink of over-ripeness; a scrap of …

Ice Cream

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Target Style

Target Style

15 Hair Hacks that Take Less Than 5 Minutes

During those occasional mornings when the snooze button gets the best of you, don’t worry about being a bed head the rest of the day. If you don’t have time to do our favorite DIY hairstyles, try these 15 hair hacks that all take <i>less than five minutes</i> to do! It’s a go-to guide for looking fabulous …


80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

20 Deliciously Simple DIY Lip Balm Recipes

There are so many kinds of lip balm out there, but it can be hard to find just the right one. What’s the solution? Make your own, of course! It’s surprisingly simple to whip up a batch of lip balm or tinted gloss that’s perfectly customized to your…taste. All you need is a base of beeswax or …


At-home spa ideas

Skin Care

Flipboardistas, Rejoice! Remodelista and Gardenista Launch

Inside Flipboard / April 29, 2013<p>Remodelista, which calls itself a “sourcebook for considered living,” started in the Mill Valley, CA, living …

26 Pillow Projects That are Cozy, Comfortable, and Easy to Make

There are three easy ways to customize a throw pillow, and all you need is a tapestry needle and yarn. Buy a few affordable wide-weave cushions and trick them out simply by working yarn right into the weave with a tapestry needle, making bows, stripes, or tassels.