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How To Deal With A Neighbor From Hell

A few days after moving into our new semi-detached home, Stefan and I decided it was time to introduce ourselves to our neighbor. We would, after all, be sharing a wall with this woman, and we wanted to make a good impression. We’d learned from the previous owners that Olga* was a widow in her […]

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Top 10 Things To Toss When You Move In Together

1. Anything an ex gave you. It’s time to start fresh with each other. Love the teddy bear your ex-boyfriend won for you at the local fair? Give it one last squeeze, then bid it adieu.

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The Art Of Hosting

There is something undeniably satisfying about feeding people you love. If your go-to dinner party plan consists of ordering take-out and eating on the couch, step up your game with these hosting guidelines.

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How To Survive Living With A Neat Freak

After a few months of blissful cohabitation during which my husband, Leon, and I spent the better part of our days gazing longingly into one another’s eyes–paying each other incessant compliments verging on platitudes, and declaring that ours was the most perfect love ever–we had our first fight.

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5 Expert Reno Tips For Couples

If you’re like most couples, the thought of renovating your home evokes feelings of excitement and dread. Reveries of how your beloved home will look after the transformation are quickly quelled by thoughts of nightmare contractors, hidden expenses and arguments with your partner over which granite counter tops to install in the kitchen.

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Mid-Century Modern Decor Ideas

FEATURED PARTNER By accentuating sculptural form, saturated color and visual simplicity, Zola’s Mid-Century Modern Starter Collection will allow you to usher in a hint of the timeless era with a modern twist. Create your Zola wedding registry, then start building a registry that reflects your couple style.

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In the latest and final issue of Covet Garden, the digital magazine celebrates 5 years and 61 issues with the fantastic home of Toni, Eduoaurd, Yiako and Aina.

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A roundup of interesting links and content that caught my eye this week.

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Cleaning House 101

Cleaning house: It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s got to do it. But you don’t have to go it alone. Split the chores evenly with your sweetie; you’ll feel a shared sense of satisfaction and you can balance out your elbow grease with a fun night out! Before you tackle the grime, take stock of […]

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While Covet Garden likes pretty things as much as the next magazine, they are also intrigued by the way people put those things together. In the latest issue, this couple’s house caught their fancy because of the playful approach they take to life and their living space. Andjelija says they like to fill the rooms with energy more so […]

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