Jennifer Prince

Contributor

Jennifer Prince's work is featured on several national travel sites, such as Travel + Leisure, National Geographic, AFAR, Lonely Planet, and Conde Nast Traveler. She thrives on off-the-beaten-path itineraries and is passionate about finding microstories to bring destinations to life. Jennifer currently lives in Virginia with her husband, and other than travel and writing, she enjoys ’80s music, vintage things, fostering kittens, time with her family, and dreaming about her next Airbnb venture.
10 of the Best Cities for Antique Shopping (in Every Part of the U.S.)
Here’s the summer road trip you need to take.
Jun 10, 2024
The #1 Houseplant Mistake You're Making (It's Killing Your Houseplants!)
Luckily, there's an easy fix.
May 24, 2024
6 Reasons Your Plant Has Yellow Leaves, According to Pros
And everything you need to know about how to fix it.
May 24, 2024
10 Fresh Plant Finds for Outdoor Hanging Baskets (No Petunias Here!)
Think outside the box… er, basket.
May 16, 2024
My Tried-and-True Tips for Shopping an Estate Sale (I’ve Been to 100!)
Life
They're my favorite way to thrift.
May 13, 2024
This Underrated Houseplant Is Basically Impossible to Kill
You don’t have a brown thumb — you just haven’t tried this plant yet.
May 9, 2024
15 Easy, Fast-Growing Flower Seeds for Impatient Gardeners and Novice Planters
You can reap the colorful rewards in as few as 35 days.
Apr 3, 2024
10 Things to Plant in April, from Colorful Perennials to Tasty Veggies
Feel that? That's warmer weather telling you it's time to plant.
Apr 2, 2024
The Secret to Getting a Pro-Level Result on Your Next DIY Paint Job
Projects & Improvements
Make your DIY a real “wow.”
Mar 30, 2024
One Clever Question to Ask Next Time You Go Thrifting (You’ll Score the Best Deals!)
LIFE
Asking this one question can pad your pockets with some extra savings.
Mar 27, 2024
The Biggest Red Flag to Watch for If You’re Hiring a Painter
Projects & Improvements
If you spot this, back away immediately.
Mar 26, 2024
The 6 Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Kitchen Upgrades, According to DIY Experts
Projects & Improvements
Get more impact for less time, less work, and less money.
Mar 23, 2024
This Is My #1 Tip for Shopping Estate Sales (I've Been to 50!)
Life
It might seem counterintuitive.
Mar 7, 2024
Here's What to Do if Unseasonably Warm Weather Messed Up Your Plants
Plants & Yard
Make sure any early risers have a chance to thrive.
Mar 6, 2024
One of Your Grossest Bathroom Issues Actually Has a Pretty Easy Fix
Projects & Improvements
Don't let these tiny bugs become a big annoyance.
Feb 29, 2024
The 13 Best Houseplants for Your Bathroom, According to Plant Experts
Here's the dirt on which plants thrive in bathrooms (and which don't).
Feb 21, 2024
We Asked 4 Travel Pros the Secret to Booking a Cheap Hotel
Life
Here’s what they said.
Feb 21, 2024
This Is the 1 Thing to Do ASAP for a Thriving Spring Garden
Plants & Yard
If you only do one thing in your yard this month, make it this.
Feb 8, 2024
27 Fun and Practically Free Things to Do This Winter
From printing photos to tasting wine, here are 27 things to look forward to this season.
Feb 8, 2024
Dreaming of Moving to Ireland? Here’s What You Need to Know If You’re American
Read this before shipping out to the Emerald Isle.
Feb 6, 2024
The Underrated Winter Houseplant You’re About to See Everywhere
Home Projects
Skip the poinsettia and get this instead.
Jan 31, 2024
The $15 DIY Decor Anyone Can Make (and 19 Other Beginner DIYs to Try!)
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
These ideas can be done in as little as 15 minutes.
Jan 30, 2024
The 4 Major Differences Between Zillow and Redfin
Here's what to know.
Jan 30, 2024
This Hack Can Make Your Old Laminate Counters Look Seriously Luxe
You don't have to replace the counters to make them look new.
Jan 26, 2024
6 Things You Should Never Do When Donating Your Stuff
Life
According to thrift store employees.
Jan 26, 2024
2 Things You Should Never Do When Trying to Get a Hotel Upgrade
Life
And three things you definitely *should* do.
Jan 23, 2024
The 5 Best Free Plant Care Apps, According to Horticulturists
PLANTS & YARD
Plus three that are actually worth paying for.
Jan 18, 2024
4 Home Upgrades That Will Dominate 2024, According to Influencers
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
You’ll want to add these to your to-DIY list.
Jan 17, 2024
What to Do if Your Plants are Exposed to an Unexpected Cold Snap
With these tips, you might be able to save some.
Jan 10, 2024
A "Parabolic Heater" is the Weirdly Named Chill-Buster Your Home Needs
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
It's a versatile solution for anywhere you need to add in some coziness.
Jan 10, 2024
5 Expert-Approved Methods to Get Rid of Squirrels In Your Attic
Projects & Improvements
Take a look in your pantry for a simple homemade remedy.
Jan 11, 2024
I Tried 5 Free Apps to Learn Spanish — Here Are the Two I'll Never Give Up
There's more than just Duolingo out there!
Dec 31, 2023
25 Wall Christmas Trees That Save Space But Maximize Holiday Cheer
You don't have to forgo a tree just because you have a small space! Here are plenty of ways to buy or DIY this festive decor.
Dec 20, 2023
15 Easy DIYs to Give Your Christmas Tree Mid-Century-Modern Style
These budget-friendly DIYs go all the way from trunk to topper.
Dec 20, 2023
The Japanese Bathroom Feature That’ll Make Your Space Feel So Fancy
Life
I’ve never had a more a-ha moment with something so uncomplicated.
Dec 14, 2023
The Perfect Way to Use Wrapping Paper That’s Too Pretty to Toss
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Whether your style is minimalist or maximalist, Scandi or glam, there's an idea here for you.
Dec 13, 2023