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Charming Gothic-Style Chapel Transformed into a Stunning Holiday Cottage

Located in Forest-in-Teesdale, England is a rustic chapel that's been converted from a Methodist sanctuary into a charming modern home. This transformation was completed by Evolution Design, and they restored the once-vacant space from many years of disrepair. Now, it's a vibrant holiday cottage …

Architecture

13 Common Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Don't pass on seemingly small add-ons and storage features, like additional drawer dividers, or cabinet storage solutions like pantry pullouts and lazy Susans. These storage solutions will increase your kitchen storage efficiency, and are much more costly to add on if you decide you need them down …

Home Depot

The Insanely Easy Breakfasts Food Bloggers Eat All the Time (But Don't Think Are Worth Posting)

Reading any food blog makes it seem like the writer eats amazing, how-did-they-come-up-with-that meals all day long. Easy or intricate, it’s hard not …

Breakfast

60+ Impressive Home Offices

Good design can set the scene for a more productive you.<p>You won't mind getting work done with a retreat like the ones you see here. Check out tons of inspiring photos of the best decorating and design ideas in the books.

The Massive Fitness Trend That’s Seriously Ruining Our Body Image

Sex is one of the most beautiful, powerful, and natural aspects of our humanity. But like any power, it can be used in cheap and sleazy ways that …

30+ Amazing Paint Color Ideas for Every Spot in Your House

No regrets, guaranteed.<p>Skip the do-overs and pick the perfect paint color the first time around. What's the secret? Ask the pros. Here, expert designers shared dozens of their favorite hues for every space, shade and season. It's our best paint color advice, all in one place.

Amazing

2015 Preview: Bathroom and Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Budgets are getting bigger as homeowners upgrade their spaces.<p>Budgets are getting bigger as homeowners upgrade their spaces.

The 15 Grossest Things You Might Be Eating

You'll be seriously disturbed by the secret ingredients lurking in your pantry.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and repurposed with permission from Rodale News.</i><p>Unfortunately, gross food has become the norm in most supermarkets, with packaged food ingredient lists reading more like chemistry …

UPDATE: Sarah Jessica Parker Finally Sells Her NYC Townhouse

The actress and her husband, Matthew Broderick, originally put the Greenwich Village home on the market nearly three years ago, and slashed the price several times before finding a buyer.<p><i>Getty Images, Mike Marsland; Douglas Elliman Real Estate</i><p><b>Update March 19, 2015:</b> After more than two years on the …

6 Tired Habits That Are Giving You Split Ends

Step 1: Nix these bad behaviors. Step 2: Get gorgeous hair.<p>With the amount of stress hair goes through on a daily basis, it's no surprise that split ends are so common. And while many products claim to treat them, the sad truth is that the only way to really eliminate them is with a …

6 Things You’ll Have to Give Up if You Want to Lose Weight FOR GOOD

Remember: It’s a marathon, not a sprint.<p>Juice fasting, low-carb, Paleo, the Master Cleanse—if you’re someone who struggles with her weight, you might always be looking for the hot new diet that will magically make it all easier. Sorry to break it to you, but staying slim and healthy is usually …

The 10 Biggest Hair Care Mistakes

Learn how to stop abusing your tresses and get the gorgeous hair you want<p>If you want shiny, gorgeous hair—and, really, who doesn’t?—then you should pay close attention to how you treat your strands. How you wash, dry, and style can seriously affect the health and appearance of your locks. Are you …

How One Woman Lost 40 Pounds of Fat and Saved Her Life

After a big health scare, Jeanenne Darden managed to lose an amazing 22 percent of her body weight. Find out how she did it.<p><b>Before:</b> 187 pounds <b><br>After:</b> 146 pounds<p><b>The Lifestyle</b><br>Jeanenne Darden, a strong swimmer, had been making her way out to a sandbar in Aruba with her six-year-old daughter riding on …

25 Reasons You Can't Lose Weight

Learn the common culprits standing in between you and your weight-loss goals.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurpsoed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Even if you've kicked off a fitness routine and you're choosing healthier food, you may not be seeing the weight come off the way …

17 Ways to Make a New Year's Resolution You'll Actually Keep

Many of us who have used this time of year to turn our bodies around have fallen into the same cycle of failure: We’re frustrated with our size or …

Fitness

34 Healthier Thanksgiving Recipes

It's that time of year again: Families gather (and bicker), turkeys get browned on the outside and left accidentally frozen on the inside (whoops), …

9 Healthy and Easy Salad Recipes That Taste Like Fall

Butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, cranberries, apples… they warm the heart as much as they do the stomach. And the best part is: There are endless …

Healthy Eating

Remodelista Holiday Market in LA 2014

West Coasters, mark your calendars: we’re heading to Los Angeles in December for our annual Remodelista Holiday Market at Big Daddy’s Antiques on …

Culver City

Surprising Ways Food and Drink Affect Our Sleep

How to Breathe for Every Type of Exercise

Breathe in, breathe out—simple right? Not so fast. When it comes to exercise, the art of inhaling and exhaling may be a little more complicated than …

Expressive Brazilian Architecture to Inspire Your Next Home Makeover

Designed by Ney Lima Architects in Brasilia – Distrito Federal, Brazil, this 570 square meter home spreads over space as well as time. Emerging from …

A Story of Love and Modern Architecture: Unconventional Casa Redux Tour [Video]

Instead of opting for a conventional house-tour video, the architects at <b>Studio MK27</b> chose an intriguing story as a proper way to “describe” <b>Casa Redux</b> …

An Anti-Inflammatory Diet Will Give You Perfect Skin for Your Wedding

Who doesn't want perfect skin for their wedding? Moisturizers, scrubs, and treatments will help you get it, of course, but that's not the only way. To really take your skin to the next level, dermatologist Nicholas Perricone says eating the right foods — and avoiding the wrong ones — is key. "Foods …

Amsterdam Garage Transformed into Light-Filled Spacious Home by i29 Interior Architects

A former garage space in Amsterdam’s area de Pijp was turned into a spacious home by i29 Interior Architects. Naturally lit by large roofs, the …

8 Ways To Save Big On Medications - Consumer Reports

Chances are you’re paying more than you need to for prescription drugs. But thanks to discounts offered at Costco, CVS, Target, Walgreens, Walmart, …

Get Your Cranberry Fix With These 24 Sweet and Savory Recipes

Thanksgiving wouldn’t be the same without that jiggly red cranberry sauce. But hopefully we’ve all moved away from the canned stuff and started playing around in our own kitchens. As it turns out, cranberries are actually an incredibly versatile ingredient, good for way more than just topping the …

Breakfast

Health Benefits of Coffee and Wine

If you have seen the headlines touting the health benefits of coffee and wine—and you’re among the 61 percent of Americans who down a daily cup of …