Downton Abbey Cocktail Recipe: Mr. Bates
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Last night fans from coast to coast toasted the return of their favorite Downton Abbey characters. We’d like you to actually get a taste of Downton for this week’s 10-Minute Happy Hour. • The Bittersweet Mr. Bates The Kitchn
Jan 8, 2013
No-Cost Ways I’m Refreshing My Home in the New Year
I try to focus the energy a new year brings into a few ways to refresh and brighten the house. I’ve settled this year on three no-cost but effective ways to embrace the new year in our home. • No-Cost Home Refreshers Apartment Therapy
Jan 7, 2013
Tools for Organizing Your Kitchen Cabinets
Of all the rooms in the house, the kitchen often contains the most stuff. These little kitchen helpers can help you get your cabinets in order and create space for more important things — like wine. • Cabinet Organizing Tools Apartment Therapy
Jan 7, 2013
15 Tips For a Tidy Kitchen
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) From how to get rid of fish odors to how to repel house flies, from how to remove red wine stains to how to care for a wood table, here are our best tips for a clean and tidy kitchen. • 15 Tips for a Tidy Kitchen The Kitchn
Jan 4, 2013
Before & After: Anna’s DIY Custom Closet
While Anna’s mid-century house has a fair share of closets, they weren’t exactly outfitted to store much stuff. Faced with the predicament of storing two young boys’ clothes and other belongings, Anna decided to build out the closet herself.A lot of us have faced a similar problem with our own closets — one measly shelf and a long hanging clothes bar do not exactly make the base for an organized closet.
Jan 4, 2013
Fresh, Bright White Rooms for the New Year
The new year always gets me thinking about more “freshness” in my space and this year I’m intrigued by the concept of white: a clean slate. Check out these all-white rooms that are inspiring me. • Fresh, Bright White Rooms Apartment Therapy
Jan 4, 2013
A Clean Kitchen in 20 Minutes Per Day
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) The momentum of the new year has us inspired to do a clean sweep in the kitchen, and we’re breaking it down into steps that can be completed in 20 minutes or less per day for five days. • Clean Your Pantry in 20 Minutes a Day for 5 Days
Jan 4, 2013
Warm Up Winter Smoothies with Spices
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Brrr! A smoothie might be a healthy way to start the day, but on a chilly winter morning, it can also set your teeth chattering. That’s when we like to warm things up with a pinch of spice. • Warm Up Winter Smoothies The Kitchn
Jan 3, 2013
Before & After: Tube TV Armoire Gets a Widescreen Upgrade
Upgrading an old CRT television to a modern flat screen is a costly endeavor in itself, and it gets even more expensive when you consider some of the hidden costs of upgrading. For instance, if your old tube TV fit snug in a TV cabinet, you’ll need to find a new furniture home for the likely larger new screen. Or, you could take a cue from this no-cost DIY project and transform an old TV armoire into something new.
Jan 3, 2013
The Kitchn’s Top 10 Posts of 2012
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) 2012 was a wonderful year at The Kitchn, so here’s a look back at our readers’ stand-out favorites from the past year. Read on for the Big 10 — our top 10 most popular posts of 2012! • The Kitchn’s Top 10 Posts from 2012 The Kitchn
Jan 3, 2013