L. Daniela Alvarez

Daniela is a freelance writer who covers lifestyle and culture. In her free time, she's either cuddling with her goldendoodle Chai, buying plants, or having a picnic. Daniela is a Chicana from Los Angeles living in San Diego.
These 5 Winter Storage Must-Haves Are All Under $90 (Get Them Now!)
Organizing
They’re practical and chic storage finds.
Feb 19, 2024
The $10 Valentine’s Day Gift My Husband and I Actually Use All the Time
Life
You might be overlooking this sweet but simple option.
Feb 11, 2024
5 Decluttering Tips to Try Before Your Next Move
Organizing
According to pro organizers.
Jan 30, 2024
This Is the Most Compact Laundry Detergent Ever (It Barely Takes Up Any Space)
Cleaning
And it’s under $10.
Jan 16, 2024
5 Design Trends to Leave Behind for a Cleaner Home in 2024
Cleaning
According to interior designers.
Jan 5, 2024
The $2 Stainless Steel Cleaning Trick Hiding in Your Pantry
Cleaning
I had to try the viral hack myself, and it blew me away.
Dec 27, 2023
This $25 Find Has Been the Best Sweater Storage Solution in My Closet
Organizing
It’s kept my favorite sweaters in good condition.
Dec 19, 2023
This $20 Storage Find Creates Space Out of Thin Air in My Bathroom
Organizing
It’s added extra storage space in the shower.
Dec 14, 2023
The $9 Small Bathroom Staple That My Guests Love Me For
Life
It’s delightfully plush.
Dec 13, 2023
This $6 Amazon Find Cleans My Coffee Maker Way Better than Vinegar Does
Cleaning
It’s super convenient, too.
Nov 17, 2023
For My Husband and Me, Clutter Brings Us Closer
Life
It’s brought us closer to our interests — and each other.
Nov 14, 2023
15 Holiday Cleaning Hacks That'll Prepare You For Hosting Guests
The best advice on cleaning before, during, and after hosting guests this holiday season.
Nov 10, 2023
The 8 Best (and Worst) DIY Cleaning Solutions
Organize & Clean
According to a chemist.
Oct 21, 2023
5 Coffee Tables and Ottomans That'll Store All Your Cozy Fall Blankets
Organize & Clean
They’ll keep all your cozy blankets organized, stored, and ready to snuggle up with.
Oct 8, 2023
I Have No Linen Closet, so I Use These 3 Storage Solutions Instead
Organize & Clean
These under-$50 finds solved my storage problems.
Oct 7, 2023
7 Mexican Little Luxuries I Treat Myself to Every Fall
Living
From “Abuelas Bakery” candles to Aztec chocolate bitters.
Sep 22, 2023
This $60 Cleaning Tool Scrubs My Kitchen Floors in Ways My Mop Can’t
Organize & Clean
With this tool, I can even reach the always-forgotten corners that are in need of some TLC.
Sep 17, 2023
My Mom's Trick to Remove Harsh Odors Will Make Your Home Smell Good
Organize & Clean
Plus, it’s edible!
Sep 15, 2023
How to Make My Natural Science-Backed Bug Sprays
Organize & Clean
They really work to keep pests away.
Sep 8, 2023
This “Dishwasher Pod Style” Cleaner Makes My Kitchen Floor Shine
Organize & Clean
I was impressed by the results.
Sep 4, 2023
How to Reduce Mold and Prevent It from Coming Back in Your Home
Organize & Clean
According to a mold and air quality expert.
Aug 22, 2023
The $4 Trader Joe's Find I Always Bring as a Host Gift
Living
You can use it in so many ways.
Aug 2, 2023
The Under-$10 Kitchen Cleaning Tool This Pro Cleaner Always Recommends
Organize & Clean
It’s cheap and great for deep cleaning.
Jul 22, 2023
5 Things Pro Organizers Wish You Wouldn't Do in the Bathroom
Organize & Clean
Stop folding towels!
Jul 16, 2023
This $10 Amazon Find Provides Instant Bug Bite Relief
Organize & Clean
I’ll be keeping this in my purse all summer long.
Jul 15, 2023
6 Cleaning Essentials to Take on Every Trip
Organize & Clean
Useful things to bring when you’re traveling.
Jul 8, 2023
The $2 Trick to Remove Stinky Kitchen Odors
Organize & Clean
It's ingenious!
Jul 4, 2023
8 Things People with Nice-Smelling Bedrooms Always Do
Organize & Clean
Simple habits that’ll keep your bedroom smelling fresh.
Jul 1, 2023
5 Outdoor Storage Finds to Get Your Patio Party-Ready for Under $110
Organize & Clean
And just in time for some summer fun.
Jun 30, 2023
I Failed to Keep Bugs Out of My Kitchen Until I Found These 3 Products
Organize & Clean
I no longer have to deal with ants, gnats, and flies!
Jun 24, 2023
The Reason I Always Buy My Mexican Dad Home Decor for Father’s Day
Living
Plus, five unique gifts to add to cart.
Jun 15, 2023
8 Things People with Clean Bathrooms Always Do
Organize & Clean
How to achieve a regularly maintained space.
Jun 5, 2023
Should You Put Dish Soap in the Dishwasher? A Pro Weighs In.
Organize & Clean
A cleaning expert shares just how messy things can get.
Jun 3, 2023
My Mom’s Trick to Instantly Freshen Up a Room Only Requires Two Ingredients
A simple way to get a nice-smelling space.
Jun 1, 2023
The Peaceful Plant Ritual I Look Forward to Each Spring
I can’t do it without my matcha lemonade.
Apr 25, 2023
This Eco-Friendly Dish Spray Is Incredibly Effective
Organize & Clean
And it smells amazing, too.
Apr 22, 2023