"The Distinctive Life" presented by the Distinctive Collection by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate®

2 | THE DISTINCTIVE LIFE® Volume 5 LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT/CEO SHERRY CHRIS ARTISTIC TILE BACKSPLASHES THAT INSTANTLY ELEVATE YOUR KITCHEN From bold ceramics to vintage mirrors, high-end backsplashes are transforming kitchens. 15 APPETIZERS THAT ADD PIZZAZZ TO ANY MEAL Easy bites, full of flavor are the key to building a creative menu of hors-d’oeuvres. DISCOVER THE LATEST HIGH-END KITCHEN APPLIANCES Smart refrigerators, voice-activated faucets andthe latest kitchen trends designed to create a space that will inspire. 8 Modern Bathroom Ideas p.12 15 Appetizers That Add Pizzazz to Any Meal. p.24 CONTENTS Luxury Interior Design Gourmet Cuisine 12 24 p.4 p.6 p.12 p.24 p.18 8 MODERN BATHROOM IDEAS Dramatic freestanding tubs, vegan paint and other luxury bathroom trends that are turning heads.