Savings Alert: IKEA Has a Coupon That’s Good Through the Holidays
If you’re planning to do any holiday shopping (for you or for someone else) at IKEA, we have some good news. The Swedish retailer has a coupon that’s good from now through December 24. If you’re part of IKEA Family, the retailer’s loyalty program, you can use a coupon for $25 off any purchase of $150 or more during a visit to your nearest store from now through Christmas Eve.
Nov 14, 2017
Before You Sweep, Do This to Your Dustpan to Keep Dirt In
Nothing about cleaning my house is quite as rage-inducing as sweeping the floors. Not because it’s difficult, or even particularly time-consuming, but because the dirt never really ever stays in the dustpan. Does it? That’s what I thought, at least, until a friend tipped me off on this stupid simple household tip. It’s so ridiculously easy and quick that you’ll feel silly for not having thought of it before. Here’s the tip: Just run the dustpan under water first.
Nov 14, 2017
14 Perfect Examples of Boutique-Worthy Wrapping Paper (at Drugstore Prices)
Because your loved ones deserve better than metallic cartoon snowmen.
Nov 14, 2017
The $25 Amazon Buy That Cuts Your Painting Time in Half
Painting is one of the least expensive ways to give your space a facelift. But it’s not exactly fun. It’s messy and time consuming especially if you have to do multiple coats — say goodbye to your weekend. Enter this $25 buy, which helps you tackle painting like the pros and shave significant time off the job.
Nov 14, 2017
These Are the Best Cities to Live In When You’re in Debt —and Here’s Why
Folks, I’m here with some revolutionary news. Eating well and exercising is the best way to get in shape, and the secret to paying off debt is having extra money. But as simple and, yes, obvious as those solutions are, they’re actually really tough to put into practice. So if you’re someone living with debt, and looking for a way to make “extra money” come easier, you may want to consider a move.
Nov 14, 2017
A New Study Found The State With the Most Package Thefts
With Black Friday, Cyber Monday and general holiday shopping craziness around the corner, odds are you’ll be having more packages delivered than usual. And with the uptick in package deliveries, there may be a higher instance in package theft. And while having a package stolen can range from a minor irritation (enjoy those size 12 slippers, my guy) to a major, budget busting problem, it is never fun to have something stolen from you.
Nov 14, 2017
How IKEA Does Boho: Our Top 21 Decor Picks
The very essence of a bohemian lifestyle tends to go pretty firmly against big-brand commercialism, but if you’re more about the style and less about the ideals—and also looking for some cheap(ish) ways to round out your aesthetic—IKEA is, quite surprisingly, a great place to hunt. The brand’s minimal Swedish vibes might make you think eclectic decor is not to be found in the blue-and-yellow corridors of the retailer, but that’s where you’d be wrong.
Nov 14, 2017
You Can Now Search For Apartments on Facebook
If posting vacation photos and wincing at your uncle’s dubious political rants isn’t enough to keep you scrolling on Facebook 24/7, the social network hopes that hijacking your apartment hunt might do the trick. Last week, Facebook added a new apartment search feature to its Marketplace platform that allows users to browse and filter hundreds of thousands of rentals, including listings pulled from partner sites Apartment List and Zumper.
Nov 14, 2017
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3 Ideas for Easy, Fuss-Free Friendsgiving Decorating
Friendsgiving brings together two of the best things in life — food and friends — while leaving out one of the, er, more challenging (weird holiday family dynamics). When you celebrate Thanksgiving with the family you create yourself, you can do things up the way you want. Skip the cornucopias and go for easy-to-install decorations, along with a Command™ Brand toolkit that lets you get everything up (or down) in just a few minutes with no damage to walls.
Nov 14, 2017
The Most Design-Forward Holiday Cards for Showing Off Your Family, Home or Pets
It’s a well known fact that time accelerates between Halloween and New Years, so it’s imperative that you consider your holiday cards now, before the season passes you by in a champagne blur, and all you’re left with is a stack of empty Amazon boxes.
Nov 14, 2017