Rebecca Brinker

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Beyond the Barbecue: 15 Streamlined Kitchens for Outdoor Cooking

Spotted lately: fully equipped outdoor kitchens for plein air dining (no trips to the indoor fridge or sink required). Here’s our roundup of standout …

Kitchens

Hydration Hacks: How to Drink More Water, Delightfully

The temperature's rising, and so is our thirst -- but we’ll admit that unglamorous H2O often takes a backseat to cold brews and ice-cream treats. Science backs those extra trips to the cooler, though, as even mild dehydration can interfere with brain function and mood. Stay happily hydrated with …

Ask a Designer: How Do I Decorate My Foyer?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about decorating a foyer or entryway. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

Interior Design

Jamie's Wild Blue Yonder

(Image credit: Carolyn Purnell)<p><b>Name:</b> Jamie Bayer <b><br>Location:</b> Avondale; Chicago, Illinois <b><br>Size:</b> 1,100 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year; rented<p>If there's …

"If there's one word to describe Jamie's apartment, it's fun." Jamie's Wild Blue Yonder House Tour --> http://apttherapy.com/1pOYLPN

Saudi MERS data review shows big jump in number of deaths | Reuters

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia announced a jump of nearly 50 percent in deaths from a new virus on Tuesday after re-examining old data that also showed the number of infections since 2012 was a fifth higher than previously reported.<p>A man with mask speaks on his mobile phone in Jeddah May 29, 2014. …

Why Gaining Weight May Actually Make You Want to Eat MORE

Find out why some researchers say it's so incredibly difficult to sustain weight loss over time.<p>You probably assume that obese people got that way by eating too much. Take in fewer calories, and the pounds should disappear, right? But according to a compelling new theory, it's not so …

Holistic Medicine

How to Quit Sugar Without Missing It