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Guest Picks: Create a Home Art Center for Kids
Motivate little ones to create with tools and accessories for inspiring, making and organizing art at home
"Maybe one day she'll be writing Ideabooks for Houzz! And I love the elephant canvas... one in a kids bathroom holding rolled towels or even wet ones (temporarily, of course)... covered for kids. This sketch and activity book guides kids in recreating works of the... case the kids need a bit of letter guidance when writing in their journals. I adore... paper and craft projects, or they could be used as paper recycling bins. I would love..."
Tour a Fantastical Tree House for Kids and Adults Too
For an architect and a master woodworker, a magical tree house answers the question, ‘What would you do if you could do anything?’
"and show kids what you can really do when you’re excited about a building,” Novy says... these days. The home office on this property is almost as unique as the treehouse... to be a kid again ! reddywing, the alternate furniture layout was for a Colorado Homes... just for kids! This is a beautiful example. I would love to have one just like this... treehouse as a kid. We have built of few of these lately, and people come up with really great..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"natural day lighting, high efficacy lighting in the form of LED and fluorescent, r... has been crafted to allow a family to enjoy each other and live a lifestyle all their... *The kids room ceiling wallpaper is unique and playful. *Heath Ceramics installed... a hand crafted sensibility. *The master headboard is cow fur from Kyle Bunting.... living with kids a little easier Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us Scott..."
Houzz interview: Cindy's Elegant Romantic Home
"wasn't kidding when I said it was VERY beige in there! I painted the kitchen cabinets... 3 full days but it looks so much better now! Your favorite style and colors I love... of my day sitting in a cubicle in Silicon Valley not doing anything creative what-so-ever... post 5 days a week and take the weekends off. My weekends are used for coming up with... every day. I choose what I have to say with photos more than words. 5. The nicest..."
You Said It: ‘Some Ask Why, Others Why Not?’ and Other Houzz Quotables
"celebrate Valentine’s Day from here on out, ask “Why not?” Here’s a look at some of the... numerous kids is enjoying it, even their little ones are apparently not afraid of it... change what Valentine’s Day will be all about from here on out. This story has a heartwarming... loving Valentine’s Day wishes with their families. Full story: The Real Importance... Importance of Valentine’s Day “Great job. Some ask why … others why not?” — Houzz user kaydowThis..."
4 Obstacles to Decluttering — and How to Beat Them
Letting go can be hard, but it puts you more in control of your home's stuff and style. See if any of these notions are holding you back
"olden days when people still talked on the phone and wrote letters. By the time we... three kids, we had almost 20 years of correspondence. I came across our box of cards... until the day they burned in a house fire. And I have never given them a second thought... vividly the day he asked me to be his Valentine's because my mom was in Canada and he had... cookies all day, every day and never gain weight; it's just not an issue for some. I don't..."
Houzz Tour: Antique Meets Industrial in a Colorado Cottage
"for the kids and satisfy the planning department,” says Kira Koldeway of HighCraft... at HighCraft Builders was hired to solve the problem and to help them bring their... their 2 kids Location: Fort Collins, Colorado Size: Before remodel: 1,378 square feet;... Arts and Crafts has a wonderful hard Rhythm Nation leaning to it. You can tell that... at HighCraft, thank you Gina and Dave for trusting us with your home remodel! I loved..."
In Love with Pairs
Houzz Tour: Historic Home Connects With Its Past
"of the day. It was originally built during the Arts and Crafts movement (1880 to 1910)... during the days of art deco (1920s to 1930s) and then got a final addition in the 1970s... Arts and Crafts style and made the interiors feel dark and claustrophobic.... Arts & Crafts houses but the use of modern furnishing is accomplished w/ such repect... well-crafted furniture is a hallmark of the Craftsman style and thoughfully chosen..."
It's Black and White and Fall All Over in a Holiday-Happy Home
Get inspired for budget-friendly fall decorating by a resourceful stylist's thrifty but sophisticated adornments
"“The kids love severed body parts and all that stuff,” says Macklem with a good-natured... Labor Day and culminates in a neighborhood Halloween party at her house. "Decorating... she do Valentine's Day? If so, she must have a warehouse of seasonal stuff somewhere... a well-crafted piece like this, Fred. Good lead, good use of quotes, good information... Christmas and Valentine's. Some of the orange, but with some teal as well and maybe some..."
Have Yourself a Rustic Christmas
Conjure a Yuletide on the prairie with plentiful greenery and other country-style holiday decorations
"will one day be looked to as part of “the good old days.”... good old days, when everyone traipsed through the snow to get a tree, decorated the... clumsily crafted Christmas projects brought home from school. If you suffer from delusions... taught my kids a new carol every year while we were driving in the car. I now live in... raised my kids here. It's just not the same. But I am really happy to have the snow..."
10 Ideas for Making Screen-Free Play a Reality
Here's how to tempt your children with activities that will encourage their creativity and keep them away from the TV
"h the kids at home for the holiday break, it can be easy to let your usual rules... means kids are missing out on real life. As a parent and a former teacher, I know... to help kids resist the allure of the screen — so here are 10 road-tested and screen-free... for our kids. We all feel involved and connected as the kids play area isn't in the... weedend days are indistinguishable... So we try to limit the amount per day to 1 hour..."
Houzz Call: Show Us the Home Quirks You Love
"of the day not painting wood work and the barrel game table suite. I always envied... great for kids coming in and needing the bathroom and drinks etc. Also for adults after... dogs and kids that suddenly need to be de-skunked or de-greased or de-mudd-ified.... ideabook for Valentine's Day...."
Make Your Home More Man-Friendly
Geek Chic: When Left and Right Brains Live in Harmony
"things? Valentine's Day is a good time to show a little left-brain love. A flower-filled... hoops. No kidding. Looks so smart - I get lots of compliments. http://pregnantpower... a hey-day with some of these! :) Being an electrical engineer, i have been thinking... good for day dreaming too! Such wonderful spaces. The gear and rulers are just so right..."