Amanda Becker

Amanda is a digital content creator in New York City with an, interior design, pop culture and astrology obsession. She can usually be found exploring Brooklyn with a large coffee in hand searching for the perfect pair of vintage boots.
7 Shows To Watch Once You’re Caught Up with “Yellowstone”
Here are a few shows to keep you busy until the new season drops.
Jan 11, 2022
I Used Facebook Marketplace to Furnish My New Apartment for Only $320—Here’s What I Learned
If you’re considering buying secondhand furniture and decor, I have lots of tips to share.
Dec 2, 2020
The Best (and Mostly Free) Virtual Games to Play with Friends
Whether you're into classics like Monopoly or newer apps like Houseparty, there's something here for everyone!
Apr 17, 2020
I Felt Something After KonMari-ing My Home—But It Wasn’t Joy
I felt something different and equally as meaningful.
Jan 9, 2020
I KonMaried My Life Nine Months Ago—Here’s What I Kept Up with (and What Fell By the Wayside)
The first time she organized, Amanda Becker felt overwhelmed the entire time that she didn’t actually stop to take in anything she was doing. Now that she's continued to try a little KonMari-ing everyday, she finds the whole process less daunting—and is proud to say that she's somewhat kept up with it.
Jan 9, 2020
This $14 Amazon Item Helped My Vanity Go From Hot Mess to Organized
I needed to find a better way to store my things, the piles were stacking UP.
Oct 30, 2019
This Hidden Section of Amazon is Like the Dollar Store
It's our new favorite place to shop budget.
Oct 9, 2019
6 Post-Breakup Redecorating Tips I Learned From HGTV’s ‘Unspouse My House’
On Orlando Soria's new HGTV show “Unspouse My House,” the designer swoops in to help freshly single folks renovate their space to create a fresh start. As we watched, we gathered some tips along the way—whether you're dealing with a breakup or you just need something new.
Aug 7, 2019
Queer Eye’s Bobby Berk Shares His Valentine’s Day Tips for a Cozy Night In
Valentine’s Day is supposed to be completely dedicated to love, however, sometimes the sky-high expectations often lead to jitters, anxiety, and ultimately disappointment, when it’s supposed to be a relaxing day spent with your nearest and dearest. Well, interior design wizard Bobby Berk is here to save the day.
May 3, 2019
This Table Was Designed For Your Plant Babies
Move over cup holders: plant holders are this year’s newest table accessory. No longer do plants need to placed on the floor or tucked away on a window sill, but front and center on their own specially designed space. Created by the uber-talented Toronto design studio WOOYOO, the Pokopoko table makes it easy to give your favorite plant babies a seat at the table, according to Contemporist. The designers wanted to create a table that took advantage of the empty flat space.
May 3, 2019
Ellen DeGeneres’ New Lighting Collection Starts at $79
Ellen DeGeneres is already one of the busiest women in Hollywood. Between hosting and executive producing multiple TV shows, performing as a stand up comedian, and being an LGBTQIA activist, her schedule is pretty booked. Now the multi-hyphenate can add another title to her ever expanding resume: lighting designer. Her new ED Ellen DeGeneres by Generation Lighting available via Clarkson Lighting features mid-century modern options that were inspired by pieces in DeGeneres’ own home.
May 3, 2019
Michaels Has a ‘Bulk Buy’ Section That Will Change the Way You DIY
Michaels is the place where all ambitious crafting projects are born. Who hasn’t sped off to the store to gather supplies after spending five hours down a Pinterest rabbit hole? Okay, maybe just me, but I can’t help it if I get over zealous about bullet journals, chevron canvases, and DIY fake floral arrangements. Whether you’re an amateur or professional, any artsy person knows these trips to crafting heaven can easily take you over budget.
May 3, 2019
Target’s ‘Bullseye’s Playground’ Online Store Makes Saving Ridiculously Easy
A quick trip to Target is easily the best way to kill an entire afternoon. There’s something so soothing about getting lost in the aisles. Even if you only came in for just that one thing, it’s pretty impossible to resist leaving without the 7,500 others. But those little “just throw it in the cart” add-ons do add up, and Target’s online “Bullseye’s Playground” is here to remedy that.
May 3, 2019
This Bell Tent In Mexico Marries Luxury And Eco-Friendliness
Whether it’s recycling, composting, or using cloth grocery bags, living an organic, eco-conscious lifestyle has never been easier. And great news, travelers: this can be the case for when you’re vacationing, too, as you don’t always have to choose between chic and luxury or environmentally-conscious. Say hello to this ultra-chic luxury bell tent in Tulum, Mexico, that is totally eco-friendly.
Mar 29, 2019
Stay in This 365-Square-Foot Grecian Tiny House With Its Own Private Beach
Ever since “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” we can’t stop fantasizing about a dreamy getaway in Greece. This cozy Halkidki hideaway makes the ideal backdrop for your private Mediterranean adventure—musical numbers not required. This cozy wooden cabin is nestled on the Halkidiki, Chalkidi peninsula in Northern Greece off of Central Macedonia. The 365 square-foot tiny home is fully equipped with a plush double bed, cozy bathroom and kitchen, and an outdoor shower.
Mar 27, 2019
Marshalls Is Launching an Online Store and We’re Officially Never Leaving Our Beds
Discount shopping is an artform. It requires skill, dedication, and plenty of free time to psych yourself up to spend hours combing through the racks at Marshalls, hoping to uncover that one-of-a-kind markdown score. It’s not for the faint of heart, or the person who shops for convenience: You need to be driven by savings. After years of having to schlep all the way to your local store to enjoy the deals, prayers everywhere have been answered. The TJX Company—parent company of T.J.
Mar 7, 2019
IKEA Is Selling a Chocolate Bunny for Easter, and Some Assembly Is Required
It's like their furniture, but in chocolate form.
Mar 1, 2019
Amazon Delivery Drivers Want Permission to Enter Your Garage
One of Amazon‘s greatest innovations—Amazon Prime—has become a staple for many American households. Not a day goes by that I don’t see piles of packages with that signature “Prime” tape stacking up in my lobby. The two-day delivery upgrade makes life so easy that it seems like there’s nothing that could make the service more convenient—until now.
Jan 9, 2019
Stay in This UFO-Inspired Rental for an Out-of-This-World Experience
Wasn’t everyone inspired by outer space at some point growing up? Movies like “Star Wars”and “E.T.” fueled fascination with the galaxy and inspired humans everywhere. Well, now is your time to live out your childhood galactic dreams with this UFO-inspired glamping experience. The hideaway is located near Lulea, Sweden, which looks like it was plucked from another galaxy and plopped into the woods.
Nov 30, 2018
This Tranquil Tent Is Part of a Glamping Getaway to the Irish Countryside
Everyone needs a chance to unwind, and we may have found the perfect setting for you to find your zen. Located on the coast of the prominent Ring of Kerry in the Irish countryside, this tranquil glamping site is outfitted with everything you could possibly need for a relaxing retreat. The cozy bell tent is set up with a plush double mattress, a fuel stove to keep you warm and cozy, a little fridge for your favorite treats, and a sound dock to set the soundtrack of your dreamy nature getaway.
Nov 29, 2018