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Simple Pleasures: A Real Sit-Down Breakfast
Give grab-and-go the heave-ho. To start the day right, treat yourself to a proper breakfast in a cheery spot
"start the day right, treat yourself to a proper breakfast in a cheery spot... beginning the day in a mad rush, grabbing something to eat on your way out the door, imagine... sitting down in a lovely little breakfast nook and coddling yourself, if only for 10 minutes... breakfast in the morning (even on weekdays) isn’t just good for your health; it can also... entire day. Yes, it may mean waking earlier than usual, but perhaps these tips and..."
Small Changes to Simplify Your Long-Term Storage
Conquer your attic and basement storage in more than a day, with these easy, bite-size steps for sorting, storing and protecting your stuff
"storage in more than a day, with these easy, bite-size steps for sorting, storing and... fixed in a single day (or maybe even a single season) — but by committing to making... light of day since last year. Unfortunately, these spaces have a way of accumulating... tackled in segments. The clean-as-you-go plan works like this: Each time you need to... something in your storage area, whether it's Christmas lights or fall sweaters, you take..."
Great Design Plant: Evergreen Candytuft for Glossy Winter Foliage
Keep your garden green through frosty days with this woody subshrub — then delight in sparkling white flowers come spring
"frosty days with this woody subshrub — then delight in sparkling white flowers come... rebloom in the fall, and ‘Snowflake’ grows up to 3 feet in diameter.... predominate in the winter garden, so a peek of green now and then is most welcome. Evergreen... Here in Northern California it starts blooming in early March. As you say, Jocelyn... planted in the front of beds and spilling over rocks. Here is a picture of some growing..."
Bedding Ensembles For Fall
"grown up in Texas, where constant extreme weather in summer and winter meant a continual... brings. In our own homes, as we warm up to fall, let us add layers to our beds: bring... adapting bedding to the seasons until I moved to California for the first time several... heating. In California, we were forced to gleefully feel and experience more of the... letting in crisp fall air. As we merge from summer into the beginnings of fall, let..."
Guest Picks: Energy-Saving Accessories
"bills in check despite cold days with these stylish lamps, chargers, outlets and... Interested in trying a solar charger though. In the Areaware Plumen bulbs picture, the... things like bed sheets or table-cloths, or bath-towels or area rugs in it? Doesn't seem... you're in a hurry(?), but you can save all your dryer energy by using a clothesline... sitting in the lotus position. :) I thoroughly investigated the BreezeDry site and..."
My Houzz: Cozy Seaside Cabins Welcome Friends and Family
Compact hilltop structures in a coastal Canadian community let family, friends and the owner bed down with beautiful views
"structures in a coastal Canadian community let family, friends and the owner bed down... Trinity in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Living in such a beautiful place soon... “It” in this case is a picturesque seaside home; ''they” are all your friends and... single bed. Here’s a look at all three spaces. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... especially in the Crow's Nest. Oh to wake up to such glorious views in such a very beautiful..."
See a Guesthouse Built by Grandpa for Summertime Fun
Lucky grandchildren get a camp all to themselves, thanks to tents and a bathhouse with beds in their grandparents’ backyard
"bathhouse with beds in their grandparents’ backyard... right in. Bathhouse at a Glance Who lives here: A couple of retirees with lots... some day! Lucky kids! What an amazing way to foster independence in a safe framework... swimming in a creek across the street, a grand piano in the parlor for music, plus guitars... only TV in the house was in my uncle's bedroom. (He was a disabled Korean War Veteran... sleeping in a hospital bed when I was small.) We never watched anything on that TV except..."
Flexible Furnishings: Great Ways With Daybeds
"Couch or Bed in Any Room... a twin bed with a back and sides, outfitted with lots of pillows to make them comfortable... work well in many living spaces:... love a day bed in my outdoor patio but there's no room. Daybeds are excellent for... 'chaise' day bed. Picture no. 1 is probably my favorite with the black leather chaise... other star in the room. I like the x-frame sofas in one of the other pictures. Exquisite... seat by day and a bed by night chaise longue: a long chair; for reclining I believe..."
11 Survival Lessons From Thanksgiving
With 10 people in 1 house for 3 days, you learn fast. Find out the good, the challenging and the just plain kooky
"people in 1 house for 3 days, you learn fast. Find out the good, the challenging and... house in Hingham, Massachusetts, age 6 to somewhere between 70 and 80. There were... everyone. One day, I'll be 1/2 this organized. I used to work in Hingham at the big retailers'... building in some quiet time for yourself every day! We have holidayed over Christmas... tennis camp in h.s. but as far as I know he never played in the U.S. Open. @ Judiwithani:..."
Baseball Decor Steps Up to the Plate
Now batting: baseball-theme murals, a rug that mimics turf and a busload of sports memorabilia, just in time for opening day
"just in time for opening day... sitting out in the bleachers to catch some sun, watch the people walk by and take in a... means lazy days playing catch, fielding grounders and hitting practice. It means sitting... you're in for a real treat.... seen them in memorabilia stores. Gives you a starting place in case you don't get an... were hung in the office? Do you have any hardware suggestions for a project like that... mounts in sports memorabilia stores. My dad's been collecting baseball stuff for as..."
The Secret Formula for Perfect Pillow Arrangements
For a polished look on sofas and beds every time, keep this simple ratio for pillow arranging in mind
"sofas and beds every time, keep this simple ratio for pillow arranging in mind... believer in the 2-2-1 ratio. It's a straightforward concept that accomplishes spectacular... pillows in a different pattern next to them and finally one jazzy rectangular pillow... scheme in mind. Use this styling secret to spiff up your sofa quickly, easily and... 2-3-2 (3in the middle). But right now I'm doing 2-2-2 with a larger pillow in the center..."
50 Gifts for the Design-Loving Mom
"her's Day GIfts: Stylish Finds for the Mom in Your Life... Mothers Day in the UK a few weeks ago. My kids gave me an assortment of presents made... .what in the world can make a pillow worth $295? I have noticed how expensive they... Mother's Day... and I may have to snag that adorable kate spade phone cover for myself... Mother's Day list? simmon, if you click on the green "LINK" button right underneath... bloom in an even sweeter vase. Cut a flower or two and place it in this vase, then..."
9 Pointers for Perfectly Styled Pillows
If your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines are tailor made for you
"your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated... seen the beds covered in so many pillows that you could swim in them. Or the sofas with... chopping in relation to pillows?? Is this when you place them in a diamond shape? OMG... saw it in many photos in the decorating magazines. But trends come and go, and that... the ones in down that are 18" in size with an 18" fill. Always go 2 sizes up with down..."
Photos of 2013: The Most Popular Kids’ Spaces
Built-in bunk beds, cool colors and other smart design elements offer ideas for kids’ bedrooms, nurseries and playrooms everywhere
"Built-in bunk beds, cool colors and other smart design elements offer ideas for kids’... decorate in a home. It’s where designers and parents get to, well, be kids again. Things... uploaded in 2013. Which one is your favorite?... a bunk bed much more difficult. We bought a bunk bed which had a full size bed on... built-in bed!" It is highly appealing in a cozy, man-cavish kind of way to them.... built-in bunk-beds, but the entire front enclosure of each bed was fully hinged on..."
Designing for Pleasure: A Safe and Sound Perch
Canopy beds, low ceilings, high-back sofas: When it comes to comfort at home, we have something in common with our ancient ancestors
"anopy beds, low ceilings, high-back sofas: When it comes to comfort at home, we have... something in common with our ancient ancestors... being in chipmunk mode? A little practice is all you'll need. Chipmunks are social... places in which we thrive. Research has shown that when humans create spaces where... stayed once in Sedona in an earth-sheltered place---head of bed against the earthen wall... sleep in a bed? I'm wondering whether creating a bed with sides - nice soft ones..."