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Houzz Tour: Modern 'Pods' Offer a Log Cabin Compromise
Two generations enjoy togetherness and privacy too, in this cleverly designed lakefront vacation home in Idaho
"calls pods — separate areas in the house that afford privacy, with a great room as... feet (4 pods, 750 square feet each, plus a 200-square-foot bridge); 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2... chef's pod? Where's the freakin' bowling alley? This house is awesome, $$$$ anyone... Four pods — two wings with two pods each, one on top of the other — are connected... private pod areas, they all interact in the open living, dining and kitchen spaces..."
Mod Pods: Space-Age Decorating Comes Down to Earth
Thanks, Steve: Apple-Inspired Design at Home
"Mac and iPod aesthetic synchs up with today's house... to the iPod, iPhone, iPad and iconic Apple Stores, Apple has led the way. And not just... iPad, iPod and iPhone accessories and must-haves — and how the Apple aesthetic has... what the iPod box would look like if another company besides Apple had made it. Anyway... Here's the iPod docked in a unique speaker system: High-tech glitz meets log-cabin style... Little iPod, BIG SPEAKER! "Don't bury the bass," as they say. Rise and shine, sleepy..."
Summer Crops: How to Grow Okra
Go for the gumbo with this quick-growing edible that brings colorful pods and delicate flowers to a summer garden
"colorful pods and delicate flowers to a summer garden... and long pods of green, yellow or red. Note: Even the “spineless” okra pods have spines... Green Long Pod, Emerald, Heirloom Red, Hill Country Red, Millionaire, North-South, Red... Though the pods can reach up to a foot in length, pick them when they are 2 to 4 inches... taste. Pods should snap off, but wear gloves and protection on your arms, and use..."
2012 Cabinet Trends: Storage for Every Room
Great Design Plant: Retreat to the Shade of Hardy Catalpa
Big foliage and a towering height provide a shady respite in summer, but that's not all hardy catalpa offers dedicated gardeners
"brown pods cling to the branches and look like multiple exclamation points against... dropped seed pods and spent blossoms are less of an issue. How long do they live? We have... the seed pods before they break open. In the 8 years I've been caring for mine I've... the bean pods. I lived in Utah for a few years and my 90-year-old neighbor Norma had... the bean pods which drop starting in the fall and continuing into the following spring..."
Cool-Season Vegetables: How to Grow Peas
Their sweetness isn't just for spring. Peas thrive in cool weather too, adding a garden-fresh note to soups, salads and more through fall
"“unzip” the pod to reach the peas. Edible pod peas, which include sugar snap peas (sugar... eaten pod and all when they are immature. Peas also come in two basic sizes. Tall... Sugar Pod II, Snowbird Planting and care: You will need to buy inoculated seeds or... and the pods are bright green. Edible peas are ready when the peas are just beginning..."
Simple Pleasures: Wake Up and Smell the Coffee
Slugging down any old sludge while pulling on socks is no way to start the day. Learn to brew amazing java and savor the experience here
"Reusable pods are now available for the pod coffee makers. I use a Bialetti 6 cup moka... those pods into the landfill. So I bought an "Ecocup" -- a small plastic cup I fill... of the pod I tasted! I started doing the pour over thing a year ago - I didn't even... little pods are expensive I buy them anyway, that dang Keurig makes THE BEST cup of... hand, iPod pumping out kanye wests "good morning". Now I can't get that since I emigrated..."
Great Design Plant: Eastern Redbud
With romantic pink blooms and heart-shape leaves, this ornamental tree has been inspiring affection since the days of the founding fathers
"seed pods they eventually drop on the ground, but that's the price of beauty, and... the seed pods fall to the ground in the fall and some people are not fans of that, but... the seed pods to be too messy. The birds get most of them. Once in a while one takes... many seed pods that drop and germinate in my garden beds. I usually try to remove the... the pods if I can, but once the seed germinates and the seedling take hold; they're..."
The Moving-Day Survival Kit: Lifesaving Items and Niceties
Gather these must-haves in advance for a smooth move and more comfortable first days in your new home
"they've used PODs for the past several moves. I also had neighbors who used a POD when they... load the pods. Also, using the pods it doesn't matter how much your move "weighs." So... before our Pod did, we also acquired an airbed, a set of sheets and towels. When we arrived... until the Pod arrived. We did all of that at a local thrift shop. We also found some... U-boxes/pods) but if you have things you can't part with or don't want to replace..."
Make a Natural and Wild Holiday Wreath
Inside Houzz: Take Houzz Anywhere With the New Mobile App
The latest version of the Houzz app takes advantage of several iOS 7 features. Get the scoop on the new capabilities here
Minimalist Living: Sterile or Stunning?
The At-Home Water Cooler: Creating Gathering Spots
Tech to the Rescue: How to Get Stolen Gadgets Back
Catch any crook who dares steal devices from your home with recording and tracking technology that's easy to use