Nancy Tannery

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Enjoy Seven Days in Iceland

Iceland, except for the capital of Reykjavik, is not big on public transport. If you wish to explore Iceland in a week, driving through Iceland is …

5 unforgettable days in Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES, CITY of faded elegance and resurgent culture. You couldn’t be more thrilled to plunge into the place everyone is talking about, but …

Art Galleries of Buenos Aires: Part 2

This is a continuation from part 1, where we reviewed some galleries in Palermo and Recoleta.<p>During our six weeks in the Argentine capital, we …

A perfect day in Buenos Aires

Long called the Paris of South America, Buenos Aires is exactly that, and yet so, so much more besides. Granted, this is a city of wide boulevards and French-styled palaces, but it is one too of wildly exciting innovations and new styles. From the opening of state-of-the-art museums like the MALBA, …

Stepping out in Buenos Aires: From dirty dancing to sizzling steaks and buzzing nightlife – why Argentina’s cool capital is a must-see

I was following in the very ­intricate footsteps of the Godfather of Tango.<p>At the end of the 19th century Carlos Gardel regularly sang and danced the …

Day Five: Pattern Download from Juliet Meeks

This week of patterns has been a fantastic trip into the beautiful floral designs of Juliet Meeks. <i>(Thank you so much Juliet!)</i> We have a new love for …

How to Replace a Doorbell Without the Help of a Pro

Learning how to replace a doorbell may not be exciting, but it's a home repair skill that can save you money (and time). No one wants to miss an …

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning & Caring For Kitchen Cabinets

We know that kitchens are the hardest working rooms in our homes and that they need to be cleaned well and often, both through daily upkeep and …

Cleaning

Medical Librarianship: You Can Do It Too!

After two months working as a Health & Life Sciences Librarian at UCLA and fresh off attending my first Medical Library Association (MLA) annual …

Librarianship

Where to Buy Kitchen Cabinet Hardware: 10 Sources for Knobs and Pulls

Shopping for cabinet hardware can be overwhelming (so many options!) and underwhelming (so many not good options!) at the same time. To help ease the …

Studio Tour: Painter Frances Berry’s Vivid Studio in Memphis, TN

When artist Frances Berry graduated from the University of Alabama in 2008 with a degree in Digital Media, she moved forward as a photographer not …

How to peer review: 12 things you need to know.

It's finally happened: you have received your first invitation to peer review. You accept, pick up your red pen, and shuffle gleefully in your chair. …

Social Sciences

The Best Wedding Gift I Received (That I Now Give to Everyone)

My husband and I had a very, very hard time registering for our wedding.

4 steps to greening up your front garden this spring/summer

<b>Greener front gardens don't need to be complicated or time consuming but a few easy updates can make a world of difference.</b><p>Find out how to create a …

15 Shade-Loving Plants That Are Made for a Tree-Lined Garden

There's a reason impatiens are so popular.<p>Just because a plant grows outside doesn't mean it thrives in intense, direct sunlight. Just ask these varieties, all of which prefer a shady spot next to the house or under a tree. If your yard is blessed with tons of coverage, these are the plants that'll …

11 Amazing Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p>No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end …

Napa Valley vacation getaway

Napa Valley vacation getaway I love the Napa wine country since it’s a quick get away from the hectic world and urban environment of the Bay Area. …

20 Things You Should Deep Clean This Spring

There are a few places you won't need to tackle again until next year.<p>When the weather starts to warm up, it's a sign to bust open your windows — and your cleaning supplies cabinet. Yes, it's already that time of year again. Don't know where to start? Use this list, which includes all the spots …

Rubbing These Two Things on Your Teeth Will Make Them Whiter in Minutes

This is a DIY you can do right now.<p>Now it's no secret that there are a slew of unusual ways to whiten teeth, but the pearly-white-yielding concoction that beauty vlogger Farah Dhukai uses is slightly less jarring and just as effective for a whiter smile within minutes. She simply combines one …

48 Budget Friendly Kitchen Hardware Knobs & Pulls

<i>Source</i>“How do I refresh my kitchen without renovating?” is a question that we get asked every single day here at EHD, and it’s a very good one my …

Kitchens

5 Easy Ways to Tie a Scarf

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The House of Mirth

The manual for making your first four decades the most joyful, wise and stress-free of your life.<p>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't …

A Dozen Shops To Help Dress Up Your Walls On A Budget

Bookmark them now!<p>It's so easy to let the balance of your decorating budget fall towards furniture and rugs — the pieces you need to be comfortable and high quality — which often leaves the walls of well-appointed homes looking a little unloved...or at least unconsidered. Here, our round-up of 12 …

Small in Soho: How To Have it All in 300 Square Feet

(Image credit: Lonny)<p>As soon as you spot the bathtub right next to the kitchen sink, you'll know this is no ordinary apartment. That's right — this …

Living Rooms

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Improve a less-than-stellar piece with paint, patience, and my tricks. I had the oops moments; now you can learn from them.<p>There's no shortage of tutorials about painting furniture online. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found …

Personalize Your Home with a Painted Door

I love a painted door! While you might think today’s post is focused on exterior doors, lately I’ve been struck by the growing number of painted …

Recycle Now

Recycling your unwanted, obsolete, or damages discs is easy... and free.<p>Small Quantities<p>If you have small quantities of discs in envelopes or boxes, …

Recycling

How to Throw a Holiday Party (Hint: Just Add Ham)

Forget about every canapé or thing-on-a-stick that you were planning to serve at your party. All you need is a smoked bone-in ham. Order a good one, score, glaze, and bake it.<p>Forget about every canapé or thing-on-a-stick that you were planning to serve at your party. Forget about platters. Forget …

Cooking

Cranberry & Cinnamon Stove Top Potpourri

My best frenemy in the whole wide world is candles. The allure of warmth, scent, and coziness draws me in, but the pain of their pricey-ness is a …