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Scandinavian Influence Makes This New House In California Bright And Welcoming

Architectural studio Electric Bowery have recently designed and built a new house in Venice Beach, California, that takes inspiration from …

Living Rooms

Catching the Moon read by Kevin Costner and Jillian Estell

The Kissing Hand read by Barbara Bain

Celebrating Science: 50 Books to Inspire Science-Loving Mighty Girls

A Mighty Girl's top picks of books for children and teens about girls who love science and real-life female scientists who changed the world!We don't …

A New Concrete House Has Made A Home For Itself In The Desert Of New Mexico

Specht Architects have recently completed this modern home in Santa Fe, New Mexico, that’s organised around two perpendicular board-formed concrete …

Large Windows Let Plenty Of Light Inside This New House In Los Angeles

Architect William Hefner together with his interior designer wife Kazuko Hoshino, have completed this modern home in the Pacific Palisades …

Food & Dining

50 Children's Books You Should Definitely Reread as an Adult

Some stories become better and sweeter over time.<p>Some stories become better and sweeter over time.

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Kitchen Design Idea - Store Your Kitchen Appliances In An Appliance Garage

Coffee makers, mixers, toasters, blenders and other large kitchen appliances can be tough to store. They’re large, bulky, and take up a substantial …

Kitchens

30 Extraordinary Pictures That Will Blow Your Mind

The world in which we live is full of wonderful places that most of us do not know they really exist. Here you can see some of those extraordinary …

This Window Seat Doubles As Table Seating

From the outside, this window on the bottom right looks just like every other window, but inside they turned the window sill into something much more …

Food & Dining

Anodized aluminum with wood accents cover this house in Illinois

Studio Dwell have designed this multi-level home in Wayne, Illinois, that has the social areas above, and the bedrooms nestled into the sloping …

Concrete

A House Of Stone And Steel Built Above A River

Alexandra Buchanan Architecture have designed this home surrounded by bushland, and perched above the Yarra River in Victoria, Australia.<p>Stone, wood …

Architecture

Light woods keep this home on the beach calm and serene

This unassuming family home, designed by Julian Guthrie, is located on a coastal property in Omaha, New Zealand.<p>A large wooden door welcomes you to …

Indoor/outdoor living is a daily event at this home on a Greek Island

This house, designed by Katerina Valsamaki, is located in the northeast corner of the island of Zakynthos in Greece.<p>Designed specifically for a small …

Food & Dining

Keto Eggs Benedict with Super Easy Hollandaise Sauce

On the few occasions that I do go out to eat for breakfast or brunch, I always order Eggs Benedict. It is one of my all time favorites and in the …

Baked Potato Soup

Best Soup. "This recipe was originally for our Lighten Up column. Most everyone was happy with it the first time we tried it, but I knew the soup …

Recipes

Butternut Squash Vegducken

There's no shame in not eating turkey at Thanksgiving, or ham at Christmas—that is, when you have Butternut Squash Vegducken. This vegetable stunner …

Cooking

Inside The Redesign Of A Concrete Home In Vancouver

BattersbyHowat Architects have completed a contemporary update for the Eppich house in West Vancouver, Canada, that was originally designed by …

Architecture

The New Gravel Backyard: 10 Inspiring Landscape Designs

We’ve pondered over our neglected backyard for three years now. In other words, our garden deserves more than a weed-filled lawn and a few patches of …

Landscaping

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

Inspiring Visual Break Between Old and New: The Hawthorn Extension in Melbourne

<b>Chan Architecture</b> completed the <b>Hawthorn Extension</b>, a project consisting of a rear addition to a double fronted Victorian terrace house <i>in</i> Melbourne, …

Architecture

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Hip, Low-Key Kitchen in Topanga Canyon<p>by Annie Quigley<p>Steal This Look: A Courageously Colorful Kitchen for a New York Artist<p>by …

Lawn Begone: 7 Ideas for Front Garden Landscapes

They say you are what you wear. This is also true of your house. Your front yard makes a strong first impression. Here are seven of our favorite …

Daniel Marshall Architects Design A Home Overlooking The Bay

Daniel Marshall Architects designed this home on Waiheke Island, New Zealand, that overlooks Waikopua Bay and was built using stone and black-stained …

New Zealand

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Mount Pleasant House by Roundabout Studio

Roundabout Studio have designed a home in Toronto, Canada, that has a focus on music and entertainment.<p>The project description from Roundabout …

Architecture

Modern Farmhouse-Inspired Residence With a Glamorous Design: Winelands Home

<b>Antoni Associates</b> sent us photos and information depicting the recently finished <b>Winelands Home</b>. The estate is nestled among orchards and vineyards on …