Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

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With just a few simple steps, you can bake a batch of deliciously chewy on the inside, crispy on the outside, Chocolate Chip Cookies. Each heavenly bite is packed with dark chocolate chips and toasted pecans. What You'll Need: (Makes 15 cookies)  1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 stick... read more

DIY Your Own Summer Twister Board

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Memorial Day is over (so bitter sweet), but that means that it's officially time for outdoor parties and entertaining! Have some fun at your next backyard shindig with a fun game or activity! Put your own twist on the classic Twister game but creating your own board and spinner with bright and bold summer colors.... read more

A Lavender-Infused Sparkling Wine Cocktail You’ll Obsess Over

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The warmer months mean we'll be sitting outside, sipping a refreshing beverage with our besties more often than not. And since we just adore a garden party, we thought you'd need a sparkling cocktail that's perfectly suited for such occasions. With a few simple ingredients with a hint of lavender, this sparkling wine cocktail... read more

Halloumi Cheese: Your New Favorite Grilling Ingredient

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Looking to jazz up your grilling game or need a new dish to spice up Meatless Mondays? We've got just the thing — halloumi cheese. It might sound messy, but this delicious mild cheese can seriously stand up to heat and makes a mean addition to any meal, making it the perfect ingredient... read more

10 Must-Haves for a Stylish Summer Kitchen

Whether you’re redecorating after a renovation or just looking to spruce up your space, here are ten accents you need for a well-styled kitchen.

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Tray Chic

Trays are great for grouping smaller items like salt cellars, pepper shakers and cooking oils.

SHOP NOW: Lobster tray, $119, Wisteria.com

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8 Gifs That Perfectly Sum Up Buying Your First House

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Congrats! You’re ready to buy your first home. While the process is fun and exciting, we know it can also be a little nerve-racking. Don’t worry--everything that goes through your head is perfectly normal. In fact, we’ve got a few gifs that will prepare you for what you’re about to experience. Enjoy! 1. You’ve got... read more

3 Ways to Spice Up Your Next Dinner Party

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Once you are in a serious relationship, you are contractually obligated to participate in a minimum number of couples-only brunches and dinner parties per annum. But then I assume you knew this already. The upside is that, who doesn’t like a good brunch or dinner party? The downside is, especially when it comes to dinner... read more

This is the Recipe for a Lost Weekend

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Sometimes you just need to loose yourself mid-week and imbibe in a cocktail that takes you a few days back to the weekend... you know, when you were relaxed? We tapped one of our favorite New York eateries, The Leadbelly, in Manhattan's Lower East Side, for their remedy to a grueling week. The... read more

6 Pretty Ways to Style Your Mantel When It’s Not the Holidays

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The mantel is not always the easiest thing to deal with. It's right in the middle of the room, and, aside from holidays, there's just no clear indication of how you should decorate it. Restyling the mantel is a simple and genius way to freshen up a living space if you've got an idea for how to... read more

Quiz: Are You Ready For a Baby?

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Think you’re ready for a turn-your-world-upside-down, life-changing commitment that is a baby? Answer the following questions to see if you truly are! 1. Why do you want a baby? A. My partner and I have been fighting a lot and I think this would bring us closer together. B. There’s something missing in our relationship,... read more
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