Over on Pinterest I've been curating some dark and gothic home decor. To me, this means mostly black, sometimes Victorian, and lots of skulls. My strategy for incorporating these elements in my own home is to limit it to accessories, linens, and art. This sets the tone without being overbearing or feeling too much like Halloween decorations. I found lots of great products for your kitchen, but many of these examples can be used in other rooms, too. If you want to brighten up your kitchen with some darkness, follow me…
I am almost positive you don't start salivating at the mentioning of the word "liver." But wait, maybe you haven't really had a good liver dish. Or maybe you didn't realize all the great health benefits liver provides! Enjoy this layered liver cake recipe along with all these reasons you should add liver to your diet.
My fiancé is a police officer. The biggest hurdle this job presents to us as a couple is the schedule. He works afternoon shift and his "weekend" is Wednesday and Thursday. I work a regular daytime Monday through Friday job. After a few years of living together we've worked out a happy situation and even found positives in the shift work shuffle.
I'm about to move into a new home. I'll be renting a bedroom and the unfinished attic from friends of mine. I'd love to sleep in the attic, with all that space and all the windows. What are some good ideas on how to make an unfinished part of a house into something livable?
I maintain that having a great evening with friends doesn't require blood, sweat or tears. I think that anyone can host a party, anytime — even when the laundry's not done, even when there are dirty dishes in the sink, even when vacuuming is a faint, distant memory. Let's throw this party.