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The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

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50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!

Our favorite food bloggers share their cooking secrets<p>Along with salt and pepper, the most important kitchen staple to have on hand these days is a Wi-Fi connection. Smartphones and social networking have done way more for the world of food than merely allowing us to ogle one another's plates on …

Tackling fears 'while you sleep'

<b>US researchers suggest smells could be used to calm fears - while people sleep.</b><p>People were trained to associate two images, linked to smells, with fear.<p>During sleep they were exposed to one of those smells - and when they woke they were less frightened of the image linked to that smell.<p>A UK expert …

Feast Portland's Night Market: Stalls on Stalls on Stalls of Delicious Food

Held in the courtyard of Portland's historic Ecotrust building, the Night Market is a food festival akin to Southeast Asia's grand bazaars; basically, stall after stall of tasty two-bite dishes and (way more than two-sip) drinks.<p>We've already conquered the sandwich and the double dinner, so last …

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18 Comfort Foods You'll Never Forget

We've collected the recipes for the dishes you've always loved, from a new twist on meatloaf to mac 'n' cheese just like your mom used to make.<p>Baked …

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Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Everest Base Camp

How to Make Chocolate Lace

Chocolate lace is simply lace-like chocolate that can be added to desserts or cake toppings for a splendid final decorative touch. It's not hard to …

The Detoxifying Beauty Ingredient You Should Totally Try

Activated charcoal, also known as activated carbon, has been around the health care aisles for ages, but it’s just starting to gain traction in the …

Skin Care

charred corn crepes

For the last three summers, I have had “fresh corn crepes” on my cooking wish list. I was mesmerized by the idea of mixing roughly chopped kernels of …

Glass Balloon Ceiling and Wall Lamps Add A Festive Touch.

This collection of ceiling and wall light fixtures that look just like balloons were designed by Boris Klimek for Brokis.<p>"Memory" lights are inspired …

Hanging infinity pools, Bali

Cherif’s Favorite Places

Flawless Skin Secrets

5 Things You Can Do Now to Prevent Hair Loss Later

<b>Avoid hair loss with tips from PopSugar!</b><p>It's normal to lose up to 70 hairs a day, but if you're worried about hair loss, there are a few things you can do to prevent it—even if it's genetic. In honor of National Hair Loss Awareness Month, here are five things you need to know to avoid getting bald …

What’s Black and Sooty and Good for Your Face?

<i>You want me to put what I use on the backyard grill on my face?</i> Surprisingly, yes! Charcoal is supremely effective, both at clearing away bacteria and oil without drying out skin and at de-gunking pores without any irritation. We took a trip back to chemistry class to find out exactly how this all-natural purifier works.<p>Here’s everything you need to know about charcoal.

This Man Gave His Wife 55,000 Dresses Over 56 Years of Marriage—Now They're Selling Them All

As a young man in the 1950s, Paul Brockmann worked at the seaport in Bremen, Germany. One day, a shipment came in from which he was allowed to pick out a few things he wanted—he chose 10 dresses and gave them to his then-girlfriend, now-wife Margot. That was the beginning of a glorious …

Healing Properties of Marjoram

<b>The Herb</b><p>Marjoram, a member of the mint family, is an attractive, delicate-looking bush with soft, oval, dusty green leaves and small white flowers. …

Starting Seeds in Coffee Filters (or Paper Towels)

So tomorrow is Groundhog Day, and for the last 126 years, it’s been up to Punxsutawney Phil — wide-eyed and bushy-tailed from his slumber — to …

Birds & Blooms Blog

Birds and Blooms Blog<p>Get the latest birding and gardening tips from our expert bloggers.<p>A hungry chipmunk bites off way more than it can chew.<p>Blue …

French lavender salt recipe

Melbourne has a brilliant spice shop called Gewurzhaus. It is such a pleasure to browse there and smell their wonderful spice mixtures. I have bought …

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Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

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10 healthy herbs to grow -- and eat -- at home

Growing herbs at home is a fun, money-saving hobby that also happens to be good for your health. In addition to flavoring up your favorite dishes, herbs are filled with antioxidants and essential nutrients.<p>"Half of the nutritional value of plants is lost within thirty minutes of harvesting," said …

The gourmet guide to growing your own

The greatest incentives for digging, watering and fretting over seedlings are the little morsels that only the allotment, garden or window box will provide: my little patches of earth serve up a few things that even the fanciest deli could not source. Fleeting, utterly seasonal or just so delicate …