Michele Van Rossum

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Moss graffiti is set to be a big garden trend for 2017

Garden art is taking over...<p>Lettering<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Symmetrical design<p>Advertisement - …

32 Ways to Make the Most of Artichoke Season

Peak artichoke season is March through May and you’re going to want to take advantage of it. Smooth, buttery artichokes are versatile and delicious …

12 Important Career Lessons Most People Learn Too Late in Life

Here are the 12 best career lessons everyone should take to heart early in their careers.<p>If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes along the way (and hopefully learn valuable lessons from them). But if you're smart, you'll learn as much as possible from the mistakes …

Natural wood brings a relaxed energy to a room — and furniture designers are taking note

By Kyle Troutman<p>Using wood in design is nothing new. Keeping it natural — without a stain or a single stroke of paint — isn’t new, either. However, a growing number of designers and woodworkers are putting the natural aesthetics of bare wood center stage, to great effect.<p>In the home-design world’s …

Headboard Design Idea - Mural Painted On Wood

In the newly opened, music inspired JAZ Hotel in Amsterdam, sits an over-sized mural-style headboard made from rustic looking wood, with a painting …

9 Ideas For Including Tree Stumps In Your Home Decor

Today we’re sharing 9 tree stumps that have been re-purposed into natural decor pieces that wouldn’t look out of place in your contemporary …

10 Modern House Number Ideas To Dress Up Your Home

Every house needs house numbers. But not every house has to have boring house numbers. They’re easy to change and can make a place feel fresh and new …

12 Ideas For Including Built-In Wood Planters In Your Outdoor Space

Wood planters can help make an outdoor space feel warm, welcoming, and natural while simultaneously making it feel contemporary and clean. Here are …

The Velo Chair Uses A Single Piece Of Bent Wood As The Backrest

When designers are thinking about creating furniture pieces or other objects, they often look around them for inspiration, and they never know when …

9 Ideas For Including Weathering Steel Planters In Your Garden

Weathering steel, also known as COR-TEN steel, is a popular material to use as planters for many reasons. Many people find it aesthetically pleasing, …

This small backyard guest house is big on ideas for compact living

This contemporary 264 square foot guest house, designed by Avava Systems, was pre-fabricated and brought to the client’s property as just 64 …

10 Reasons to Visit Page, Arizona

Planning a road trip in Northern Arizona? While driving along Highway 89, there are so many reasons to pull over! Here are the 10 reasons, straight to the point, telling you why you should include Page, Arizona as a stop:<p><b>1. Antelope Canyon</b><p>This is one of the obvious reasons. You have to book a …

National Parks

Arizona's prettiest hidden gem just might be Blue Canyon

For decades, the The Grand Canyon has reigned supreme as Arizona's prettiest canyon, and there's no denying that it's worth the hype. But, if your …

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10 Places to Visit When in Arizona

<i>Text and photos by Mircea Goia</i><p>From sand dunes in the south-west of the state (near Yuma), to a semi-deserted landscape throughout the mid of the state (near Tucson and Phoenix), to pine forests of the northern parts (near Flagstaff) and again semi-deserted landscapes up to the north (near Grand …

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California's Coolest State Parks For Summer

Photo Credit: kun0me<p>It's easy to get caught up in California's costly resorts and touristy attractions on your summer vacation, but you'll be missing …

U.S. Road Trip: 50 States 50 National Parks

<b>In 2015 I took a 10 month solo road trip through all 50 states and to every national park in the lower 48, and what a long strange trip it was.</b><p>Exotic travel, especially among millennials, has become an increasingly romanticized "life-experience" milestone, and for a good reason, no doubt. Who …

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15 Epic Southern Campsites To Escape To This Summer

Camp more. Worry less.

Far and Away, Flat Out, The West's Best Road Trip!

It feels like we're driving to the edge of the world where the water falls off.<p>Infinity is just ahead. To the right are mountains that arc up from the basement of time. On the left, a dry lakebed now glassed with salt. This is the driest state in the country, not so surprising, but it is also the …

Hiking

Hardscaping 101: Design Guide for a Facade Facelift

A facade facelift can be accomplished with a strategy as simple as new house numbers or as ambitious as a paint job. With spring on the horizon, …

10 Easy Pieces: Portable Fire Pits

Cooking outdoors and sitting around a fire with friends are two of life’s greatest pleasures. In anticipation of warmer months, we’ve rounded up 10 …

Mid-Century Madrid Apartment In Warm Colors

Light-filled and airy, this Madrid apartment in an 1809 building is actually a lot smaller than it looks. Last renovated in the early 1970s, owner …

17 Inspiring Photos of Texture

It’s hard to predict what will inspire people the most when it comes to photography online. Sometimes the most specific concepts yield the most …

Ten Best Parks to Visit & Camp Near Austin, TX | Austin Insider Blog

<i>Bursting out of our California shell on a quest to find the best campgrounds around, we at</i> <i>Hipcamp</i> <i>have set our sights (and compass needle) southeast</i> …

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Boondocking (“free camping”) – How to find free RV campsites

There is nothing like the feeling of freedom of setting up camp in an ideal, secluded, picturesque RV campsite out in the hinterlands somewhere, and …