Ashley Ross

Ashley Ross is a freelance writer in New York City. Her work has appeared in TIME, the New York Times, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan and more.
The Pandemic Threw Off Your Pet's Routine, Too—Here's What to Do About It
Including how to help them feel okay with being alone again.
Oct 22, 2020
You Don’t Have to Watch Football to Appreciate These Hilarious Stadium-Themed Candles
Even if you aren't a fan of the game, this is a great excuse to buy another candle (and who would turn that opportunity down?).
Sep 15, 2020
Pet Owners Are Loving Doll Beds, and These Instagrams are Proof That It’s Too Cute
There's adorable proof of it on Instagram.
May 12, 2020
From Dance Parties to Book Clubs, Here Are the Best Video Apps for Each Home Activity
Not all video apps are created equal!
Mar 27, 2020
This Australian Floating Villa Is a Dreamy Luxe Escape
Staying at this villa can be the kind of vacation you want it to be.
Dec 18, 2019
People Are Freaking Out Over This $8 Low-Maintenance Holiday Plant At Trader Joe’s
Thanks to a viral Reddit post, a Trader Joe’s plant has gained recent attention for allegedly not needing much attention at all
Dec 5, 2019
Your Home Can Now Run on Dunkin’s New Coffee and Doughnut Scented Candles
The beloved coffee brand has teamed up with candle company Homesick to make caffeine lovers' dreams come to life!
Nov 25, 2019
You Can Stay In This Townhouse From “The Crown” and Have Afternoon Tea with Corgis
To celebrating “The Crown” coming back, rent this elegant townhouse in London featured in season 2.
Nov 21, 2019
This $7 Renter-Friendly Amazon Find Lets Me Decorate My Walls Without Ruining Them
While duct tape usually gets touted as the fix-everything sticky product, I think this tape might be out to steal that title.
Nov 9, 2019
We Just Want to Take Another Look at Lady Gaga’s $18M NYC Townhouse
You will be off the deep end for Lady Gaga’s Manhattan townhouse that's currently on the market.
Nov 8, 2019
You Can Stay In the Addams Family House For a Mysterious and Spooky Evening
You can live just like the original fam: creepy and kooky, mysterious and spooky, all together ooky (snap snap).
Oct 14, 2019
This Two-Story Tiny House in Canada is the Ultimate Cozy Fall Getaway
Measuring in at just 10 x 10 feet, it's certainly a tiny house.
Oct 3, 2019
This Cali-Cool Converted School Bus Sleeps 4—And You Can Rent It
You may have seen it featured in Netflix’s Expedition Happiness, and now's your chance to stay in it.
Sep 18, 2019
Stay in This Converted Church That Will Leave You Feeling #Blessed
A few hours west of London lies the most charming glamping rental in the Shropshire Hills of England. This converted chapel is only accessible by foot, but it’s worth the trek as it’s incredibly charming.
Aug 21, 2019
Live Large by Renting This Tiny House with a Private Hot Tub (Yes, You Read That Right)
Escape to the west side of Zion National Park for a serious experience that might be a little more glam than it is camp. This tiny house is the ultimate stay in La Verkin, Utah, also known as Color Country because it’s in the middle of colorful mountains and canyons.
Aug 20, 2019
You Can Own an Entire Island in Belize for Under $500K
It's safe to say this real estate investment would be nothing short of stunning.
Jul 24, 2019
You Can Stay In the Windmill From ‘The Bachelorette’ For $56 a Night
Whether you’re a diehard Bachelorette fan or someone who rolls their eyes at friends who host parties for final rose nights, you will certainly enjoy the backstory to this Greek rental on Airbnb that you can rent for $56 a night.
Jul 22, 2019
Live Out Your Tiny House Dreams In Australian Wine Country
Less than 130 square feet of space lends itself nicely to this tiny house in the Yarra Valley of southeast Australia. Yarra is known for its incredible wine industry—thanks to its cool climate—and has been serving up delicious pours of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and bubbly since the 1800s.
Jun 23, 2019
Who Needs a Gym? Try One of The 9 Best Workout Apps Instead
They will help you reach your goals, no matter how big or small.
Jun 19, 2019
Calling All Wizards and Warlocks: New Harry Potter Books Are Coming This Summer
Amazing news for those who can’t get enough Harry Potter (is there such a thing?): four new Harry Potter reads will be coming to an online store near you this summer. But before you get too excited that we’re getting a new look at Hermione and Ron’s adult life together and the houseplants they do (or don’t) successfully keep alive (surely they’d get Neville’s help with that, though, right?
May 31, 2019
Say “Bonjour” to Relaxation in This Stunning Treehouse Retreat in France
If Belle from “Beauty and the Beast” were to live in our modern times, she’d be all over this charming treehouse. About 300 miles south of Paris is this incredible treehouse rental, just an hour outside the historical, charming town Brive-la-Gaillarde. The treehouse is the most idyllic escape that will make you feel like you’re hiding away from reality.The house sleeps four, complete with two bedrooms: one with a queen-sized bed and the other with two twins.
May 20, 2019
Why a Foam Roller Will Change Your Life (and How to Do It)
Whether you’ve recently kickstarted a new workout plan for the New Year, you’re trying to exercise more, or you’re just trying to keep up with your current habits, one thing is certain: you cannot forget about recovery. In fact, physical therapist David Jou and co-owner of MOTIVNY, says that recovery is just as important as the exercise itself. A good way to get started is by being more aware of your body, your muscles, and how everything works together when you work out.
May 3, 2019
This Over-the-Top Wizarding Rental Is Made For Harry Potter Fanatics
Reroute your owls to deliver The Daily Prophet to your new address because you’ll never want to leave this Harry Potter rental. Located in Salem, MA, this private room can fit two guests, and ideally those who can revel in the extra attention to detail. Just one mile from the train station, this room was crafted by a host with experience in the toy and games industry.
May 3, 2019
This Mushroom Dome Tiny House Is Airbnb’s Most Popular Listing
Just south of San Francisco, close to the idyllic Highway 1 views of California’s picturesque cliffs and beaches, lies a tiny mushroom dome cabin in the woods. It’s one of the world’s most popular Airbnb listings and, for just $130 a night, it could be yours to sleep in. The Mushroom Dome cabin is in Monterey Bay and is surrounded by 10 acres of woods that make perfect hiking trails.
May 3, 2019
Rent this Rustic Tiny House in the Middle of the English Countryside (Alpacas and All)
In the southwest of England lies a tiny house in Salisbury, a medieval cathedral city near Stonehenge. Two guests can cozy up in the studio-style space with a bed meant for stargazing. The hut includes a tiny wood-burning stove in the corner of the main living area that’s equipped with bench seating and a wooden table, plus kitchen appliances (tea kettle definitely included). Every morning, guests are treated to fresh bread, marmalade, granola, and muesli.
May 1, 2019
Say ‘Hej” to This Swedish Glamping Pod with Cozy Heated Floors
It’s nearly impossible not to feel cozy inside this idyllic Swedish pod that gives a whole new meaning to the word “glamping.” Nestled in the woods near Falun (about three hours north of Stockholm), four glampers could fit in this rental, which sits right by Lake Siljan and close to charming villages and the ski area of Borlänge. The space is complete with a plush full-size bed and twin bunk beds, plus a kitchen for preparing drinks and snacks.
Mar 22, 2019