When You’re Making an Excel Sheet About Your Sex Life, Something’s Clearly Wrong

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Nest
Excel spreadsheets are usually used to track the most banal of things: budgets that force you to stay away from shoe shopping, your latest work projects, or who gave you what for your wedding thank-you note list. What it shouldn't be used for is to track the last time you had sex. One read more

Emily Henderson’s 9 Tips to Merge Your Stuff Without Fighting

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Let’s just face it: Moving in together is stressful. If you and your significant other are just merged your belongings (or are thinking about it), here are some tips to help you create a harmonious home that works for both of you and each of your styles. By Emily Henderson, Target Home Style Expert Tip... read more

10 Signs You’re Both Turning Into the Same Person

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There’s no better feeling than being so comfortable with your partner that you’re free to show off your true colors – even if said colors are your blue and grey sweats you immediately throw on whenever he whispers sweet nothings like “Netflix” and “fro-yo”. But to be completely honest, there’s the inevitable point in any... read more

10 of Our Summertime Favorites From Blake Lively’s Preserve Site

If you were just thinking about how you’d like more artisanal home goods and accessories in your drawers and closets, Blake Lively’s got news for you.

The actress and style maven launched her lifestyle website named Preserve today, and wrote a letter from the editor detailing what she aims to accomplish by combining an e-magazine, an e-commerce hub and a philanthropic endeavor to showcase unique wares handmade all over the country.

“Here at Preserve, there are people, stories, essays, videos and goods, which hopefully inspire your home, your style and your tongue,” Blake writes. “There’s expensive stuff. Inexpensive stuff. And everything in between. But their value is up to you. We may romanticize it, calling it treasure. What we’re really saying is, we see worth on every level.”

With a mix of items that can have a rustic, shabby-chic or modern edge depending on the way you look at them, we had to round up 10 of our must-have summertime picks:

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Turquoise Stud Earrings

There's nothing more summery than a pop of turquoise to decorate your ears.

Alexis Russell Faceted Turquoise Studs, $150

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9 Dreamy Resorts With Nap-Worthy Hammocks

Is there really anything better than reading or napping in a hammock? The breeze rocking you in the speckled sun as you fall into the most relaxed state ever — you know there’s nothing more indulgent. In honor of National Hammock Day, let’s take a peek at nine resorts that have heavenly hammocks.

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The Parker Palm Springs

Look no further than a Palm Springs, California, favorite for a sexy hideaway for two. This perfectly self-contained resort is a paradise in the desert with little nooks and crannies that have snuggle-worthy hammocks.

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7 Hammocks to Help You Get Your Nap On

I’ve never been a nap person but ever since I adopted my kitten, Henrietta, I’ve started seeing the benefits of sleeping for 20-plus-hours a day. It is National Hammock Day, after all, so here are seven finds that are sure to have you catnapping in no time.

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Relaxing Red

Brazilians do it best and this colorful fringe hammock is just what Javier ordered for your afternoon siesta, with or without him.

SHOP NOW: Forro Dance hammock, $185, Novica, Overstock.com

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7 Sheets for the Ultimate Under-the-Covers Experience

Nothing is better than a good night’s sleep so I conducted some dreamy research to find you the best sheets. Get ready for bedtime stories wrapped in luxury.

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Sweet Sleep

These pretty pastel Egyptian cotton percale sheets are made of cotton-candy dreams. And since they’re from an Italian manufacturer that knows what they’re doing, I’m betting you’ll sleep like Italian royalty.

SHOP NOW: Isabella sheets, from $235, Sferra.com

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Your Everyday Personal Shopper

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7.25: Basket Case

Break away from the norm and take your lunch outside. A picnic for two in the park (this basket has everything you’ll need!) will be a charming addition to your weekend itinerary.

SHOP NOW: Picnic Basket for Two, $128, ShopTerrain.com

Jillian Michaels’s Home Is Missing One Surprising Thing

Personal trainer extraordinaire and former The Biggest Loser star Jillian Michaels just sold her Hollywood Hills home for $2.15 million, TMZ reports. And we’re wondering if it’s because it didn’t have enough space for the room that Jillian would most naturally have in her home: a gym!

While there’s no gym in her pad, there is a gorgeous kitchen with marble countertops and a shower we’d love to get pruny in.

Take a peek here:

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Backyard Exterior

Open doors leading to a small pool is the picture of outdoor-party perfection.

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7 of the Most Ridiculous Fights Couples Have at Ikea

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In honor of the irritation and blow-outs that can happen at the shopping mecca of Ikea, here are the top fights you’ll likely encounter. The Fight: Expedit or Hemnes Two words you’ve never heard before are suddenly life and death discussions. To be clear, the difference between the two furniture pieces is seriously small but that... read more
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