Which of These Bathrooms Do You Like Best?

On this cloudy Wednesday, let’s talk about color. Our apartment has white bathrooms, but how cool are these colorful ones? First, I stumbled upon this all-yellow bathroom in the Hotel Deux Gares. I’d love to take a morning soak in that bath. Designers Luke Edward Hall and Duncan Campbell have a green bathroom in their…

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What to Wear to a Summer Wedding Now + 20 Picks

Figuring out what to wear to a summer wedding is a simple formula: Cool fabrics + a dash of playfulness + classic tailoring = the second best dressed man on the veranda. As fun as some weddings can be, there’s one element we wish we’ve often wished we could change. No, it’s not the feeling…

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A Five-Ingredient Tart Just Right for Summer

Are you intimidated by puff pastry? Because weirdly, until recently, I considered it a page-turner… …i.e., an ingredient that immediately made me turn the page when I saw it in a recipe. But as probably many of you know, baking with puff pastry is as simple as thawing the dough, then unfolding it and laying…

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A Day in the Life—Work, Parenting, Remodel Chaos, and All

Life at home during a remodel is, inevitability, unpredictable. Add two toddlers to the mix and things can get a bit wild at times but also never, EVER boring. Today I’m sharing a detailed peek into a day in my life from summer 2021, one packed with kids, remodel snafus, and plenty of chaos.  If…

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What Do You Wear to Bed?

What do you wear to bed? Pajamas? Oversized tees? Nothing at all? Recently, it seems like every woman I know has been talking about nightgowns… “I’m passionate about this topic,” laughed my friend Lucy P. “Nightgowns have flowy material, so nothing squeezes my skin while I sleep. They’re more romantic than other sleepwear. And if…

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August 2021 Horoscopes: Action Is More Important Than Intention

So often nowadays, people talk about “intention” and “manifestation.” Pop culture magazines, life coaches, and spiritual gurus boast about how the Law of Attraction can solve every problem you may have under the sun. I’m going to set the record straight. In no way do I wish to discredit the power of thought and mastering…

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10 Readers Share Good Habits They’ve Kept

I’m always impressed by people who set weekly goals and stick to them. We asked readers about habits they’ve kept, and the stories were phenomenal! Here are 10 readers inspiring us this week… “A couple years ago, I moved to Denver for my partner’s work. I felt pretty lost making friends, and I also felt…

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Entertaining Idea: Dinner Salads

This past weekend, we went to our friends’ house for dinner. When we host friends, Alex usually makes burgers or pasta bolognese. But our friend Kavi is a vegetarian, so she and her husband David made a spread of the most delicious summer salads. From top: pan con tomate, boiled potatoes, caprese salad, beans, corn…

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August 2021 Theme: Let’s Get Back to Basics

There are seasons where I’ve always felt more productive and on my game. They tend to be right after big transitions. Most notably, for me? The transition from the school year into the summer. When I was younger, right after school ended, I would dive into a fresh routine, moving my body more regularly, eating…

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How to Go Bra Shopping With Your Preteen

PHOTO BY MARCO GOVEL PHOTO BY MARCO GOVEL Of all the cringe-y moments I experienced as a middle schooler, going shopping for my first bra stands apart. I was 12, bumbling around in my body after shooting up six inches that spring and swirling with self doubt. I remember my mom flipping through the department…

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