Abigail Abesamis Demarest

Abigail Abesamis Demarest is a freelance contributor for Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn. When she’s not writing she’s reading up on the latest wellness trends, teaching Zumba classes, or reading a book on the beach.
Nigella Lawson’s Emergency Brownies Make Just Enough for 2 People
This bite-sized recipe makes just two brownies.
Nov 10, 2023
Behr Paint Is Hiring a Color Explorer to Travel the World And Help Name New Paint Colors
Oh, and you get a $10K stipend, too.
Oct 3, 2023
This DIY Spray Will Get Your Fridge Clean and Smelling So Good
It's easy to whip up this all-natural cleaner too.
Feb 12, 2023
This $7 Container Store Find is a Game Changer in My Kitchen
It's solved so many storage problems.
Nov 23, 2022
5 Tips for Keeping Your Dishwasher in Tip-Top Shape, According to a Pro
Number 5 can save you so much money in the long run.
Aug 31, 2022
6 Rentals in the Ozarks That Are Perfect for Vacationing and Binge-Watching “Ozark”
Enjoy watching the last season around the Lake of the Ozarks.
Jan 27, 2022
Before and After: Airbnb Turned a Decaying Italian Home Into an Airy Oasis — and You Can Live There Rent-Free
The Italian design team let existing tones and materials shine through the renovation.
Jan 20, 2022
The “Nightmare on Elm Street” House Is on the Market for $3.2M
It's scary beautiful.
Oct 26, 2021
Forever 21 Just Launched Its First-Ever Home Collection Filled with Cute, Affordable Finds
You can shop the collection online or in stores.
Oct 12, 2021
“The Conjuring” House Is on the Market for $1.2M, and It’s as Creepy as You’d Expect
This house is perfect for the horror movie lover at heart.
Sep 27, 2021
10 Vacation Rentals That Are Perfect for Leaf Peeping This Fall
Cooler temps and changing leaves calls for an autumn getaway.
Sep 23, 2021
Winnie the Pooh’s House Is Now on Airbnb, and It Will Make You Feel Super Nostalgic
The house was curated by a Disney-appointed illustrator to celebrate the 95th anniversary of Pooh.
Sep 15, 2021
5 Unique Airbnbs From Netflix’s “The World’s Most Amazing Vacation Rentals” That You Can Stay In
These experiential airbnbs are proof that you can play where you stay.
Jun 30, 2021
You’re Probably Sleeping on This Retailer’s Home Organization Section
Affordable, functional, and stylish — count us in.
May 12, 2021
5 Ways to Make Your Space Feel Like a Vacation, According to Airbnb Hosts
Bringing vacation vibes into your home without having to go anywhere.
Jan 27, 2021
6 Work-From-Home Jobs From Top-Rated Companies That Pay Over $90K
New year, new job.
Jan 20, 2021
This Designer Depicts a Post-Pandemic World with Vehicles Transformed Into Planters
Designer Nicolas Abdelkader has created a collection of photos depicting his vision.
Jan 19, 2021
This 2021 Plant of the Year Has The Positive Vibes We Need
They revealed the 2021 Flower of the Year, too.
Dec 11, 2020
Airbnb Is Offering an Overnight Stay at FAO Schwarz in NYC
This is what dreams are made of, no matter how old you are.
Dec 9, 2020
Shutterstock’s Color Trends Report Predicts That This Metallic Color Will Be Everywhere in 2021
Plus, two other hues that you can expect to see a lot of in the near future.
Nov 17, 2020
6 High-Paying Work from Home Jobs That Don’t Require a Degree
Get your job search on.
Nov 13, 2020
This 3D Printed Sustainable Cabin Gives New Life to “Waste” Wood
It projects and embodies an eco-friendly ethos.
Nov 11, 2020
This Is the Color You Should Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets, According to Experts
Nicole Gibbons tells all.
Nov 4, 2020
7 Companies That Are Hiring Remote Workers for the Holidays Right Now
The time to look and apply for holiday jobs is now.
Nov 2, 2020
7 Rooms in the 2021 IKEA Catalog That Bring the Calming Vibes You Need Right Now
Add these to your inspiration file.
Oct 23, 2020
These Are the Scariest Basements From Iconic Horror Movies and TV Shows
Each was given a Basement Evil Score.
Oct 5, 2020
Japanese Paper Lanterns Inspired the Design of This Treehouse on Reddit
This unique treehouse spotted on the DesignPorn subreddit.
Sep 24, 2020
Drew Barrymore's New Decor Will Give Your Home a Fall Refresh
Rattan baskets and temporary wallpaper galore!
Sep 22, 2020
This Is the Most Popular DIY Outdoor Project In Your State
The Google Trends data might surprise you.
Sep 15, 2020
5 Stylish Patio Items From Target That Will Elevate Your Outdoor Space
Shape your ideal outside hangout with these affordable finds.
Sep 15, 2020
These Halloween Rugs Are Perfect For Getting Into The Spooky Spirit
There's something for every witch, goblin, and ghoul.
Sep 9, 2020
This Hidden Section on IKEA’s Website Is Full of Under $10 Home Finds
No more filtering by price in every individual category (and there are a LOT of categories).
Sep 7, 2020
This One Directioner’s Los Angeles House Is on the Market for $6.8 Million
Fair warning, you might want it so desperately.
Aug 18, 2020
Lush’s New Spring Products (and Hilariously Dark Bath Bomb Videos) Have Arrived
Spring has sprung at Lush Cosmetics with the launch of dozens of new bath bombs, massage bars, soaps, and sugar scrubs. It’s mesmerizing to watch the animations of the bath bombs on their product pages, fizzing away and leaving behind colorful water, but watching the animal-shaped ones ominously dip out of sight was an unexpected treat that we couldn’t help but giggle at.
Jul 30, 2020
Look Closely Or You Just Might Miss The Invisible House in Joshua Tree
And just wait until you look inside.
Jul 23, 2020
This Sound-Absorbing Armchair Is Designed to Keep You Focused During the Workday
The capsule-shaped chair aims to block out noise and distractions.
Jul 23, 2020