Jordan Snowden

Jordan Snowden is a freelance writer based in Pittsburgh whose work has been published in The Seattle Times, Pittsburgh City Paper and elsewhere. She also runs @jord_reads_books, a book-focused Instagram account where she connects with other bookworms. In her free time Jordan can be found with a book in her hand or DIYing something with her husband. 
8 Things You Should Never Clean with Bar Keepers Friend
BKF can be put to work in kitchens, bathrooms, garages, and backyards. But there are certain surfaces in each of those spaces that the cleaner is not so friendly with.
Oct 2, 2023
If You’re Going to Read One Book In January, Make It This One
Cozy up with a good book this January.
Jan 11, 2023
The One New Book You Need to Read This Month Is Mindy Kaling Approved
Tis the season to cozy up with a good book.
Dec 5, 2022
How to Create a Sacred Space, According to Indigenous Teachings
Chelsey Luger and Thosh Collins’ new self-help guide, “The Seven Circles: Indigenous Teachings for Living Well,” draws from traditions spanning multiple tribes to detail the wellness worldview cultivated by their ancestors.
Nov 28, 2022
If You’re Going to Read One Book In November, Make It This One
Start your holiday reading list.
Nov 7, 2022
If You’re Going to Read One Book In October, Make It This One
Books with plenty of thrills and chills.
Oct 10, 2022
If You’re Going to Read One Book in September, Make It This One
Grab a fuzzy blanket, divulge in your favorite pumpkin-flavored treat, and get cozy with one of September’s new book releases.
Sep 5, 2022
This Is The One Book You Should Read In August
Add it to your beach bag.
Aug 4, 2022
If You’re Going to Read One Book In July, Make It This One
Find your new summer read.
Jul 8, 2022
The Most Colorful Books of 2022 (So Far) to Add to Your Bookshelf
Add some vibrancy to your book shelf.
Jul 7, 2022
8 Joy-Filled Books to Read This Juneteenth
Let the world these authors have crafted, real or imaginary, bring you pleasure and amusement this month and all year round. 
Jun 14, 2022
If You’re Going to Read One Book In June, Make It This One
Summer reading doesn’t have to end with graduation.
Jun 2, 2022
4 Clothes Organizers That Are Always Worth it, According to a Pro
Your quick search for “closet organizers” might result in an overwhelming amount of products. Here's what's worth buying.
May 20, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in May
As the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” So, enjoy the *hopefully* warmer weather and clear skies by taking one of this month’s new book releases to your favorite outdoor reading spot.
May 6, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in April
Whether you're planning a getaway or staycation, nothing helps unwind like a new read.
Apr 4, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in March
If you're looking for a thrilling adventure, you've come to the right place.
Mar 1, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in February
Plus, a few more books to look out for.
Feb 1, 2022
If You Like Sci-Fi Books, Follow These 8 TikTok Accounts
From book reviews to unboxings and audiobook recs.
Jan 24, 2022
This Might be the Reason You Can Never Get Your Bathroom Clean
Plus what to do about it.
Jan 17, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in January
Plus, three other noteworthy books debuting in January.
Jan 4, 2022
A Guide to Creating (and Actually Finishing) a Reading List for This Year
Build a feasible reading list that you can actually accomplish.
Jan 4, 2022
This Is the One Book You Should Read in December
Plus, three other novels to add to cart.
Dec 1, 2021
This Is the One Book You Should Read in November
It's time to get comfy with a good book.
Nov 2, 2021
This Is the One Book You Should Read in October
Plus, four other must-reads.
Oct 1, 2021
If You Only Read One Book in September, Make it This One
While the heat may still be a bit unrelenting, that doesn’t mean you can’t start diving into the exciting rooster of 2021 fall book releases.
Sep 2, 2021
There Are Three "Levels" of Laundry, According to Cleaning Experts
You might want to do laundry differently, depending on your household's health.
Aug 2, 2021
17 Books to Bring on Vacation, Based on Where You're Traveling
Get absorbed in both your trip and your latest read with these books.
Jul 29, 2021
What Audiobook You Should Listen To Next, Based On Your Favorite TV and Movies
Here are seven audiobook recommendations to get you started.
Jul 26, 2021
8 Ways to Upgrade Your Cleaning Routine for Summer
The change in seasons is a perfect excuse to try something new and bust out of that "meh" feeling.
Jul 11, 2021
Two Things a Professional Organizer Never Keeps on Her Nightstand
And two more that she always has handy.
Jul 6, 2021
Good Decluttering Starts With These 4 Questions, According to a Pro
These home organizing tips are grounded in learning how to feel comfortable choosing to keep what brings you joy, and getting rid of the rest.
Jun 15, 2021
The 7 Commandments of Decluttering, According to a Pro Organizer
Read them, remember them, and get to work on making your home a more functional space.
Jun 13, 2021
Bamboo Paper Products Are a Trendy, Eco-Friendly Solution
Bamboo paper products look the same as traditional paper products, and they work as just as well as traditional paper products, but are they actually better for the environment?
May 5, 2021
6 New Decluttering Tips Pro Organizers Learned During the Pandemic
Even the pros themselves took the opportunity to reassess their stuff in lockdown. Here's what they learned.
May 5, 2021
The One Book You Should Read In May
Find a comfortable outdoor spot and cozy up with this month's book pick.
May 3, 2021
5 Ways You Can Be Smarter With Your Trash
Zero-waste isn't doable for everyone. But here are a few ways to be better with the trash you do produce.
Apr 27, 2021