John Crysler

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7 Essentials for Any Hiking Trip

If you’re tired of working out in a gym and are looking to breathe fresh air during your workouts, why not consider going for a hike instead of …

11 Things You Need to Do to Make Your Baked Goods Better

Even the most seasoned baker can use a refresher course now and then—these baking tips will make for better cookies, cakes, pies, and more<p>We'll admit it: Sometimes, we fudge things when we cook. After all, who needs a recipe for simple weeknight pasta? Off-the-cuff roasted chicken is a snap. We're …

Dessert

3 New Subscriptions for Food Lovers

In anticipation of the season of hibernation, here are three new foodie subscription services to ensure that you never have to leave the house when …

Top Ten: Best Kitchen Trash Cans --> http://on.apttherapy.com/ffr9jU These 10 picks are all stylish and functional, but they also represent a wide range of shapes and features so you can get just the can combination you need.

Before & After: The Under $250 "Work With What We've Got" Bathroom Refresh --> http://on.apttherapy.com/0Tto1Z We went back and forth about doing a larger renovation in here, but in the end we decided to work with what we had first. If we could get it to look great with minimal labor for us, then why not try it?

30+ Stylish Home Bars

Cocktail hour just got way more fun.<p>Expecting guests? Shake things up with these refreshing design ideas.

This Sleep Tracker Actually Tells You Why You Slept Poorly

There are plenty of devices and apps that track your sleep, but not many that explain why you're waking up. Sense is a ball that sits on your bedside …

Tracking Devices

Hardscaping 101: Landscape Uplighting

Make your garden an evening event. Landscape lighting not only extends the hours you can use outdoor living space, it also improves safety (you can …

11 Different Ways to Bring the Scent of Autumn Into Your Home

Breezes are cooling. Leaves are coloring. Apples are ripe for the picking. There is just a feeling in the air that makes you want to put pumpkin into …

SnapRays Guidelight

There aren’t many night lights to write home about (except for the Night Light Galaxy), and even less that are considered particularly safe for those …

Before & After: From Crumbling to Crisp Curb Appeal, All For $125 --> http://on.apttherapy.com/xt1wTY Jen definitely felt her house looked dilapidated and unloved, and wanted to increase its curb appeal. Although she was daunted by the prospect, she and her parents stepped up one weekend, and used a little elbow grease. See what they were able to do for only $125....

IKEA DIY Ideas: 6 Ways to Make Your Own Platform Bed (with Storage!) --> http://on.apttherapy.com/K96VVr Here’s an idea: turn basic IKEA storage cabinets and dressers into multi-functional lofts. It's a smart way to address the problem of small space — you get both beds and storage in the same footprint. These hacks work well for studio apartments, kids rooms, and dorms...

Custom Engraved Rolling Pins Imprint Patterns into Cookie Dough | Colossal

<p>Polish designer Zuzia Kozerska creates laser-engraved wooden rolling pins that print designs onto cookie dough. She has a number of standard designs …

4 Top Experiences in Park City, Utah

Film mavens and celebrities descend on Park City each January for the renowned Sundance Film Festival, but for those unable to partake in that …

Skiing

Artist-Designed Yoga Mats

Grey Area will debut a collection of seven artist-designed yoga mats during Art Basel in Miami next month in partnership with the Morgans Hotel Group …

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 100+ genius bathroom ideas.

8 Ways to Create a Family-Friendly Kitchen

Spaces for cooking and congregating.<p>Create a space for kids and adults to cook, chat, and congregate with these designer tips.

Dwell

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Home Tours

Squeaky Clean Teeth

There should be more to children’s toothbrushes that just cartoon figures, toy shapes and colors. Brushing teeth correctly is important and as a …

Scratch & Grain Cookie Kit

Cookies may not be the most difficult thing you'll bake this holiday season, but alleviate even more stress without turning to pre-made dough with Scratch & Grain's cookie kits. Complete with fool-proof, individually portioned ingredient packets—including organic golden flaxseed and organic whole …

Food

An Open Apartment in Brazil Full of Raw Materials

The Panamby Apartment, designed by DT estúdio arquitetura, was designed with the homeowner, a single lawyer, in mind. With one person living there, …

Concierge Service: 7 Apps and Websites to Make Doing Your Daily Chores a Little Easier

These innovative websites and apps will help you with your everyday domestic errands and tasks.<p><b>Keeping House</b><br>You like things <i>just so</i> in your home, but find it difficult to keep them that way. Enter House Pad, a brand-new app developed by Michael Bruno, founder of the website 1stdibs, to help him …

10 Easy Tips For Brightening The Darkest Rooms Of Your Interiors

While you may not realize it, if you have been feeling tired, cranky, stressed or just not in a great mood, look to your home and it’s sources of …

25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

The right design choices will make extra space appear as if by magic.<p>Whether it's a teensy powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, an awkward washroom can really cramp your style. Fly through your morning routine with these easy storage and styling solutions for tiny …

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

9 Gifts for Your Grill Fanatic Guaranteed NOT to Be Regifted

Some people have a, er, gift -- for gifting. Unfailingly, they divine other peoples' desires in the way a dowser can find ground water or buried treasure. They identify the perfect gift, they buy it, they wrap it. Don't hate them (I know -- it's hard), but these people have their holiday shopping …

24 Fun Holiday Treats To Make With Kids

If you have the patience for a gingerbread house, that's great. If not, you can stack chocolates on pretzels and call it a day.

Dessert

21 Thanksgiving Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

Whether it's a turkey-filler or served on the side, a bready, savory stuffing or dressing recipe is a must in every Thanksgiving spread.<p><b>You don't sit down to Thanksgiving dinner because you're psyched about Aunt Lou's turkey</b>. You're in it for the stuffing. It's okay—we are too. Because, whether …

Cooking

31 Awesome Dips for Football Noshing

31 dip recipes, from guacamole to salsa to hummus, that are good for serving at football parties.<p>Dips are the best thing to serve at a football party (other than wings). Here's why:<p>They require one hand. (This is important: This means a beer can remain in your other hand at all times.)<p>You can …

Cooking