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Crispy Baked Kale Chips Recipe

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You'll never buy the packaged stuff after you make this homemade Crispy Baked Kale Chips Recipe -- it's perfect as a back-to-school snack! What You'll Need: 1 bunch of curly kale, rinsed and dried thoroughly  1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper Step 1: Preheat oven to 300 degrees F. Tear... read more

10 Fantasy Vacation Spots for Labor Day

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Another three-day weekend is coming up; while you might be staying local, check out where the rich and famous will be jetting off to. DESTINATION: Portoferraio, Italy WHO YOU'LL SEE THERE: This sleepy-looking Italian beach town attracts mega-stars like Beyoncé and Jay-Z. DESTINATION: Ashford Castle in Cong, Ireland WHO... read more

How to Style Your Bedroom into Your Own Personal Sanctuary

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by Mark Cutler, Chief Designer at nousDECOR

How do you go about making your bedroom feel like a sanctuary? This is a question I often get asked as a designer, and it's one with an answer that I think can have many interpretations. Like anything else, it depends on what you think a... read more

A Late Summer Blueberry Peach Cobbler Recipe

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There are so many great dessert recipes that utilize Summer fruit, but I think homemade cobbler is my absolute favorite. What can be better than sweet cinnamon-scented fruit covered in a buttery, cookie-like topping? Give this Blueberry Peach Cobbler recipe a try this weekend and get baking! What You'll Need: (Serves 6-8) For the Fruit:... read more

Cozy Up To The End of Summer With A Backyard Movie Night

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  No vacation yet this summer? Enjoy the late summer nights by turning your backyard into an outdoor movie theater! Kick back, relax, and enjoy a movie on this DIY big screen. Invite over a few friends and savor the last moments of summer from the comfort of your own home! What You'll Need: White... read more

How to Effortlessly Entertain Vegetarian Style

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If you're not of the vegetarian persuasion and still haven't hopped on the Meatless Mondays wagon, cooking a meat-free meal for a friend or guest might throw you for a loop. But don't feel as though you have to start keeping an emergency block of tofu in the fridge for those impromptu occasions. A few simple ingredients, ones... read more

Channel Fall’s Biggest Fashion Trend in Your Bedroom

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Restyle your bedroom for Fall in the season's luxe, bohemian look. Blooming gardenias, stags and oversize hummingbirds are just some of the natural motifs decorating this warm duvet. SHOP NOW: Cotton duvet set, $60, HM.com A soft side chair in a corner easily becomes a dreamy spot for reading or just... read more

Could Selfies Be Ruining Your Marriage?

You’re having a great hair day: snap! You love the way your eye makeup looks: snap! You want to capture the scenery, and wouldn’t it be so great for you to be in the pic, too?: snap! Let’s face it -- selfies are commonplace these days, but a new study says that narcissistic... read more

6 Home Improvement Projects Worth Your Time and Money

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Remodeling is a lot of work and in many cases, a lot of money — even if you're not in need of a total gut job. But home improvement is also important for improving the value and efficiency of your home, not to mention making it a little easier on the eyes. Even if you... read more

Don’t Insult Your Partner Just Because You Don’t Agree

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Power dynamics are a tricky thing to navigate in any relationship. Whether it’s at work, with friends, with your partner, or even ordering food in restaurant, the tendency to want to be the one in control is always there. For some people, an other-centered worldview is easier to maintain than it is for others. And... read more
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