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8 Scary-Good Halloween Treats To Buy For A Friend (Or Yourself!)
Officially outgrown fun-size candy bars? We get it! These palate-pleasing, Halloween-themed treats are not only ghoulishly good—they're grown-up and giftable, too!
The Best Dog and Cat Products to Snag This Month, According To Our Pet Panel
From functional cat carriers to stylish duds for your dog, you only want the best of the best for your fur baby. So we enlisted the help of some trusted four-legged friends to test some products and report back to their humans with their picks.
Meet Camp Chipinaw's "Pancake Inspirational Guru"
I dreamt of going to sleepaway camp as a kid. It only took four decades, and creative pancakes, to make it happen.
Newark, New Jersey Animal Lover Helps Dress Foster Pets For Success
How one animal lover found a way to help pets find their forever homes, one bowtie at a time.
Austin, Texas Renovation Strikes the Right Balance
A designer hits the sweet spot between livability and looks—perfect for her young family and a wake-up call for a once-dark Tudor.
Ask A Handy Guy
Looking for a few tips to take your home from good to great? Michael Murray, Rach's go-to design guru and general manager of Rachael Ray Home, shares easy, affordable tweaks that make all the difference.

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How to Dress Like A Nonna
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Staff-Approved Canned Cocktails To Try This Weekend
Whether you're a margarita maven or spritz savant, we sought out the more portable version of your favorite sips for all the end of summer beaching, boating, and toting. From sparkling tequilas to low-and-no-ABV favorites, take a scroll through the canned cocktails our staff has been cracking all season long.

The Life Saver

How one National Geographic cinematographer turned his lens to rescuing animals from natural disasters.