Have the Perfect Friendsgiving, Courtesy of Lauren Conrad!

Have the Perfect Friendsgiving, Courtesy of Lauren Conrad!

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We all know Lauren Conrad (or L.C., spoken in a Laguna Beach voice) not only for her time on The Hills, but her fashion line, design expertise, and writing career. Now, she gets to add another skill to the list and it’s perfect timing for the holidays!   Image Via Us Weekly   According to Us Weekly, Conrad is showing us how to create a DIY recipe book for all those taking part in Friendsgiving! Are you having a few friends over and they’re all bringing something delish? Conrad will give you a step-by-step guide on how to take those …

7 Bewitching Poems to Get You in the Fall Spirit

7 Bewitching Poems to Get You in the Fall Spirit

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It’s almost that time of year again, folks. Fall will be officially arriving this Friday with a new surge of excitement and adventures.   From hot beverages, homemade pies, enormous pumpkins, sweeping vineyards, and the vivid changing leaves, fall is all things cozy and rustic. Did I mention pies?   So, with the crisp season (and sweater weather) right around the corner, how do you get yourself in the mood for it all? Well, here we’ve got a list of seven beautiful poems (and their excerpts) that capture the true spirit of autumn.   1. ‘III. Nature, XXVIII, Autumn’ by Emily …

The Five New Cookbooks To Spice Up Your Fall!

The Five New Cookbooks To Spice Up Your Fall!

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Don’t you love that fall feeling?! We’re all getting ready for it. We’re all anticipating it. But have you thought about what you want to cook for it?   You can’t exactly bring your summer dishes through to autumn. The tastes and flavors just don’t match up to your mood once October kicks in. The air is cooler, the days are shorter, and all you want to do is put on a sweater, drink something warm, and curl up with your favorite book. So when dinner rolls around you’re in the mood for something comforting and delicious. Where do you …

7 Books You Have to Check Out This Fall!

7 Books You Have to Check Out This Fall!

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Don’t worry, you still have time before the end of summer, but it’s never too early for book hype! Here are some bonkers-sounding page-turners coming to shelves in the next few months.   1. The Bedlam Stacks by Natasha Pulley, Aug. 1 Image courtesy of Bloomsbury   In 1859, Cornish smuggler Merrick Tremayne embarks on a journey into the Amazon to gather quinine. The thing is, every previous mission has met its end at the hands of something mysterious and possibly magical.   2. The Walls by Hollie Overton, Aug. 8   Image courtesy of Hachette Book Group   Kristy Tucker works on death row …