zen and the art of cooking.

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remodelista. i’m working on some ideas to update my kitchen and i keep coming back to these very peaceful, zen-like spaces. there’s just something so soothing about the thought of cooking in a space like these — bringing in fresh herbs and produce from my garden (food is growing out there!), putting on some chill music and cooking great meals. i like the... 
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bohemian minimalist in madrid.

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this tranquil but very bohemian-feeling loft apartment is right up my alley. featured in architectural digest españa and designed by studio nimú it’s got a fresh, modern and minimalist look but certainly an artsy vibe, too. located in the Malasaña neighborhood of Madrid, Spain its exposed beamed ceilings paired with all those sunkissed whitewashed walls and pale pastels... 
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modern barn house.

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i think the first thing you notice about this home, is all that lovely light. located in Blaricum, a charming village in the province of North Holland is this large, bright family barn house home, an architectural style that’s traditional for that area. Hidden from the road, but still near the village, this barn house is surprisingly sleek and modern with a glass facade,... 
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looks alright from this angle.

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Restaurant Usine’s great metal dining room chairs, via remodelista. i’ve come to realize, i have a really strong affinity for very angular and metal objects. from cool lighting fixtures, to steel framed furniture i just find it all really interesting to look at, and a great conversation starter. take my vintage homecrest chairs for instance — i first saw... 
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bedtime reading.

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manolo yllera. there’s nothing quite as luxurious and divinely lackadaisical as reading in bed. it’s one of my favorite evening pastimes, and a nice way to shut down after a long day in the world of technology. my aunt once told me that on rainy weekends she would get up, change the sheets and then crawl back under the fresh bedding with a good book and a cup of... 
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