Terrie Shroyer

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Kentucky's New Heroin Law Marks A 'Culture Shift'

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday night, Kentucky lawmakers passed wide-ranging legislation to combat the state’s heroin epidemic. The bipartisan measure represents a significant policy shift away from more punitive measures toward a focus on treating addicts, not jailing them.<p>The state will now allow local …

12 Cheerful Home Accessories to Welcome Spring

Decorations

6 Quick Ways to Organize Your Bathroom This Spring

Get your space in order with one of these ideas.<p><b>1. Set a Tray on Your Counter</b><p>Clean and free up counter space by corralling all your loose items on a stylish tray, like in this Los Angeles bathroom. That way, you'll know where everything is and you'll have more room to get ready in the morning.<p><b>2.</b> …

Los Angeles

The 16 Easiest Ways to Get Your House Ready for Spring

Break out of your winter rut and update your house for sunnier days.<p>Break out of your winter rut and update your house for sunnier days. We asked designers how they refresh their homes for spring — here are their quickest and best ideas.

Home Decorating

6 Quick Ways to Organize Your Living Room This Spring

From rearranging furniture to rethinking multipurpose pieces, here are a few things you can do in a day.<p><b>1. Rearrange Your Furniture</b>Your space might be prone to messiness because of the layout. Recruit your partner, family members, or roommates to move around some furniture to make your living room …

Living Rooms

6 Things You Must Have in a Multipurpose Living Room

Need your small space living room to pull double duty? These 6 items will help you out.<p><b>1. A coffee table with lots of storage space</b><p>As sleek as a simple coffee table might look, if you want your living room to pull double-duty, you've gotta get some storage. Where else will you keep emergency …

Living Rooms

24 DIY Garden Ideas Anyone Can Master

Spring to it!<p><b>1. Hand-Painted Birdhouses</b><p>Transform an average wooden birdhouse kit into this modern avian paradise using only craft paint and brushes.<p>Get the tutorial at Alice & Lois.<p><b>2. Speech Bubbles</b><p>Give your plants some personality with these hilarious speech bubbles.<p>Get the tutorial at By Wilma.<p><b>3.</b> …

Landscaping

EPA's Wood-Burning Stove Ban Has Chilling Consequences For Many Rural People

It seems that even wood isn’t green or renewable enough anymore. The EPA has recently banned the production and sale of 80 percent of America’s current wood-burning stoves, the oldest heating method known to mankind and mainstay of rural homes and many of our nation’s poorest residents. The …

Surfer’s Ring Lost in Pacific Ocean Returned After 35 Years

Robert Fowler said he was certain that he would never see his ring again when it slipped off his finger in 1979 and was lost in the Pacific Ocean.<p>He …

San Francisco

Strange metal found in shipwreck may be proof of Atlantis

Does metal found in a 2,600-year-old shipwreck prove that Atlantis DID exist? Mythical red alloy said to be from the lost island is discovered off …

The Abandoned House of Money and the Honorable Urban Explorer

<i>I</i>t’s rare to find anything of photographic value left inside an abandoned place these days, let alone anything of real monetary value. It’s harder …

Expedition to Sipapu-"Grand Canyon's Lost City"

Grand Canyon

Hidden Archaeology: Isis Pyramid Study in the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon

15 Kitchen DIYs That Take One Hour Or Less

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Dining Rooms

10 Totally Unexpected Ways to Cook with Pumpkin

Put down the pie and pick up the waffles: This nutritional powerhouse and quintessential fall and winter ingredient can be a star at breakfast, …

Daylight Savings Time Ends This Weekend: Do We Really Need It?

Changing our clocks twice a year doesn't really save energy, for starters.<p>It's that time again: Across most of the United States, daylight savings time (DST) will end at 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 2, when clocks will fall back to standard time.<p>Most American clocks will spring forward again in early …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

Nutrition

10 Things We Learned From Diane von Furstenberg’s New Memoir

She’s a public icon, but there’s still a lot we didn’t know about <b>Diane von Furstenberg</b> until we read her new memoir, <i>The Woman I Wanted to Be</i> (Simon & Schuster). Here are the ten most interesting tidbits.<p><b>Her mother is a concentration camp survivor.</b><br>In 1944, at age twenty, Diane’s mother was arrested …

New York Style

Country Band Little Big Town On Their Decor Style, How to Make a Tour Bus Feel Homey, and More

The ladies of the popular country music group, Little Big Town, take us on a tour of their Nashville homes and share their best decor secrets. For more on their personal decorating styles (and how to steal these looks for your own home), check out their curated collection of home decor and …

Living Rooms

The Perfect Mayonnaise and Three Easy Sauces from Alex Hitz

A luscious mayo with endless variations will transform your summer favorites — and it couldn't be easier to whip up.<p>Summer is BLTs, grilled flank steak, fingerling potato salad, and coleslaw. Summer is tomatoes from the garden, crisp, cold lettuces, farm-stand corn on the cob. Summer is lobster …

Recipes

10 Things You Absolutely Need In The Bedroom

How many can you check off the list?<p>The pieces and ideas you need for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. How many can you check off the list? This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.