Guest Picks: Little Kid, Big Style


In designing my daughters’ mixed nursery and “big girl” room, I hunted out products that carried my own aesthetic in the rest of the home in their space too, producing a magical sanctuary of serenity…

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Get Ready for Your Smart Coffee Table


Computers started out as discrete objects to be placed on top of furniture — a PC on the desk, a laptop around the dining table. An iPad on the kitchen counter. However, computing devices’ destiny…

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Guest Picks: Cookie and Kate's Cooking Essentials


Ever since I have serious about cooking, I have attempted to put money into durable, high-quality, non-toxic pieces for my own kitchen. Here’s a group of my own favorite and most-used cooking gear (and some…

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How to Connect a Drip to Sprinkler Pipes


When there’s plenty of rain and the water table is high, running the sprinkler system daily keeps both the yard and the lawn nourished and healthy, but you have to use water more efficiently in…

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Does a Craftsman Lawn Tractor Belt be Adjusted?


When the blade drive belt on a Craftsman lawn mower wears, it loosens and starts to slip. Each the event the blades won’t rotate. Blade drive belts on Craftsman lawn mowers aren’t designed to be…

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The Way to Get Along With the Neighbors — and Live Thumbnails in Home


Seeing people bringing a tall ladder or electricity tool from a neighbor’s home to theirs is a frequent sight in my block. In the evenings a lot of us sit outside on the front porch…

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Rescue Success for a Historic Rotterdam Home


Once hardly habitable, this historical Rotterdam, Netherlands, home now boasts a modern interior with its original bones. Architects Fabiana Toni and Rocco Reukema purchased it as part of an initiative to rescue historical buildings. “For…

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Soak Up Nature With Outdoor Baths


Why is it that we love outdoor showers much? Can it be the little exhibitionist in us all which gets a thrill out of being nude outside? Can it be that the heat (or cold)…

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Guest Groups: Get Cozy


As we usher in the first official times of winter, let’s think about how to make our environment a little cozier. The feeling of warmth can come from so much more than a blanket. This…

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Colorful Clean and Collected at Denmark


This colorful Danish cabin is set just out of a huge forest in a village nearby Copenhagen. Josina Bergsøe resides in this 2,150 square foot house with her husband and three kids. While the couple…

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