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Burpee How-To: The Ultra-Intense Workout Move That Burns Fat Fast

<b>Step 1:</b> While standing with your feet hip-width apart, squat down and place your hands on the floor in front of you, palms down.<p><b>Step 2:</b> Jump your feet back, arms extended, so your body is long and symmetrical in a plank position.<p><b>Step 3:</b> Pull your legs back under you so you’re back in a squat …

12 Air-Purifying Houseplants To Decorate Your Home With

Plants are very often used in interior décor and we tend to think that’s only due to their beauty and to the fact that they’re green and so they make …

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Lemon-Vanilla Pound Cake

For a tantalizing tea-time treat, try this heavenly lemon pound cake.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1/4 cup(s) unsalted butter, melted1 cup(s) milk1/2 cup(s) unsalted butter, cut up2 cup(s) all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon(s) salt4 large eggs, at room temperature2 1/4 cup(s) sugar1 tablespoon(s) vanilla extract1/2 …

Ultimate Cleaning Tips & Tricks Guide: 31 Ideas For A Sparkling Home

Although cleaning the house is not my favorite activity, I always love the results. That feeling of accomplishment when you see the whole place …

Modern Misko Nightstand With LED Lamps Inside

At first glance, Misko by Heim Evgi looks like your average bedside drawer table, minimal and well-balanced. But then, when you find out the …

17 Power Snacks For Studying

Snack smart and study hard. That exam will be a piece of cake.

Homes with a Colorful City Vibe

• 1 |<p>The first of this duo of designs is a home in Kiev, which has a feminine feel without resorting to the all too overused pink and sparkly, or fuzzy …

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 …

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How to Make Lasagna Bolognese from Scratch

Layer by layer, our lasagna Bolognese builds flavors you simply can’t achieve by taking shortcuts. Impress your guests with this raveworthy dish<p>Maybe you’re not a <i>nonna</i>. And you didn’t inherit a faded recipe for lasagna Bolognese from one, either. Not to worry. What matters is that this version of …

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More Than Just A Cozy Sleeping Area – 15 Bedrooms Designs Featuring Reading Corners

The bedroom’s main function is that of a sleeping area so it has to fulfill a series of characteristics. It has to be welcoming, relaxing, cozy and …

Interior Design

Why the French are Fighting Over Work Hours

It’s telling that in France, where several stores are fighting an order requiring them to close on Sundays, retail employees showed up at work last month wearing T-shirts that read, “<i>YES WEEK END</i>.” It was a play on Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign slogan, and a symbol of the fact that some in …

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65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.

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Tour de dessert: Europe’s most delicious pastries, cakes and tarts

American cafe culture has come a long way in the last two decades: corporate coffee has spawned near two generations of independent cafes that offer more than the old standby of roadside diner joe and pie. But in Europe, grand salons with wrap-around pastry cases have more in common with jewellery …

The 11 Paint Colors That Will Be Hot Next

The most popular paint colors now.<p>We went straight to the source — the paint companies — to find out what's happening now. Find out the popular paint color trends before anyone else does.

7 Of The Hottest Home Colors To Use In 2013

It’s a new year and there’s no better time to create a fresh, new look for your home. Get ahead of the spring cleaning pack and start thinking about …

Interior Design

Nigerian woman wins beauty pageant billed as Islam's answer to Miss World

Obabiyi Aishah Ajibola wins contest where participants are judged on their knowledge of Islam<p>A Nigerian beauty contestant wearing a headscarf and stilettos has won a Muslim-only beauty pageant in Jakarta, where participants were judged not just on their looks but their ability to recite verses from …

How to Make Sweet and Sour Brisket | Beef Recipe | Allrecipes.com

Salad Lyonnaise - Frisee Salad with Shallot Dijon Dressing, Bacon, and Poached Egg

UK teen launches Thinkspace, seeks to bring software development to high schools around the world

Thinkspace, an organization created by sixteen-year-old James Anderson, seeks to “inspire the next generation of app developers” through dedicated coding zones in high schools across the globe. Anderson formally launched Thinkspace this month with campuses in Plymouth and Northern Ireland.<p>Anderson …

Build a Kitchen Island Out of Plumbing Supplies & IKEA Butcher Block

Home improvement magazines like <i>This Old House</i> have been my airplane reading of choice ever since our huge home gut renovation last summer (see how my …

8 Couples' Decorating Dilemmas

What happens when designer couples clash?<p>What happens when designer couples clash? With two designers in a family, there's bound to be the occasional decorating dustup. Eight couples share their design battles — and compromises.

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This dark and moody apartment is in Rio de Janeiro may well be the nest of that spiny creature deep within the earth but no, instead it is the …

10 of The Most Common Interior Design Mistakes to Avoid!

A few small tweaks to your space can make all the difference. Knowing right from wrong can transpire a cramped and chaotic space into one that is …

Brownie Ice Cream Bars Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 628

The $2.59 Ingredient That Will Transform Your Cooking

Frozen juices from concentrate aren't just for drinks—they can also enliven appetizers, give slow-cooker dishes a flavor boost and even make it easy …

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Chicken Empanadas With Chorizo And Olives

Don’t be intimidated by making empanadas. Sure, they take a bit more time than your average meal, but that makes them the perfect project for Sunday dinner.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>dry white wine ( 1/2 cup )<br>• salt ( 3 teaspoons )<br>• onions ( 2 large )<br>• extra-virgin olive oil ( 4 1/2 tablespoons )<br>• Turkish …