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The only 5 things you’ll need to stock in a small kitchen

Keeping your living space small certainly has its advantages. It’s easy to clean, you avoid accumulating too much clutter, and relocating from one apartment to another doesn’t require too much manual labor. But one potential pitfall of sticking to a modest space is that your kitchen is also small, which… Read more

How to buy knives that will last your whole life

Anyone who spends a lot of time in the kitchen knows that one’s cooking is only as good as his knife set. Cheap knives won’t hold up when you’re slicing, dicing, and chopping on a daily basis. But before you invest in a pricey set of top-shelf knives, you should… Read more

10 essentials for your next pool party

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about outdoor parties. More specifically, it is time to begin planning your next pool party. Few other summer activities combine fun and relaxation, and you don’t need the temperature to be anything other than hot in order to have… Read more

6 Refreshing summer drink recipes

Hot summer days are just around the corner, which means your calendar will soon be filled with barbecues, pool parties and after-work happy hours at home. If you’d like to have a few go-to signature drinks of the season lined up, there’s plenty to choose from. Below are six different… Read more

7 things you need to know to keep indoor plants alive

Houseplants are a great way to liven up any living space. Studies show they can purify the air as well, making them helpful inhabitants of your home. But what if you’re not much of a green thumb? If you’re new to taking care of plants, the good news is that… Read more