Truth: There are many awesome reasons to live in the Windy City, but growing a garden is certainly not one of them. With that in mind, we tapped the experts at the super-cool Sprout Home store to show us 5 types of urban gardens you can cultivate yourself — no lawn required. From gorgeous terrariums to indoor herb plants, greener pastures are, indeed, ahead.
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Lately, it's taken nearly all our willpower not to think about sun rays, long weekends, and beach hair — from the actual beach and not a bottle. But, there's really no bigger buzzkill than hours of trying on bathing suits that epically fail to do your body justice. And, the fact is, your swimwear is probably the read
So, you're a tall drink of water, blessed with the ability to reach the top shelf and see over crowds without standing on tip-toe. You might have envy-inspiring long legs, but much to your frustration, on you, most pants suddenly become capris, and midi-skirts are actually minis. And, though it seems like the fashion world read