Meg Asby

Meg Asby is a writer based in Portland, Oregon. When she's not at her desk, she's likely trying the latest baking trend or hiking to a waterfall with her family.
A Clever Way to Repurpose an Unused Planter
Organizing
It’s an effortless upcycle.
2 days ago
The Surprising Reason to Take Photos of Your Home Year-Round
Real Estate
I promise — it's actually ingenious.
Feb 16, 2024
Don’t Pass Up This Unexpected Storage Gem at the Thrift Store
Organizing
This thrifted beauty has so many uses.
Feb 13, 2024
11 Organizations That’ll Pick Up Your Donations for Free
Organizing
Say goodbye to that donate box hiding in your car or closet.
Jan 27, 2024
This West Elm Rug Is the Best Investment I’ve Made for My Bedroom
Shopping
It was long overdue!
Jan 18, 2024
I Sent a Pro Organizer a Photo of My Cluttered Pantry Drawer
Organizing
Her advice shocked me.
Jan 17, 2024
I Tried the "6 to 1" Method and I've Never Dreaded Grocery Shopping Less
Life
It saves me so much time and money in the grocery store.
Jan 17, 2024
7 Tried-and-True Solutions for Food-Container Clutter That I Swear by
Organizing
They can do more than just store food.
Jan 7, 2024
The 25 Best Hacks, Tips, and Products for Storing Christmas Decorations
Decorating for the holidays? Awesome. Putting it all back into storage afterwards? Not so much — but these products and DIY projects can help.
Jan 4, 2024
The 25 Best Hacks, Tips, and Products for Storing Christmas Decorations
Decorating for the holidays? Awesome. Putting it all back into storage afterwards? Not so much — but these products and DIY projects can help.
Jan 4, 2024
5 Little Comforts That Make My Living Room Feel Like a Guest Room
Life
Here’s how I fake a guest room.
Dec 20, 2023
10 Mini Cleaning Tasks You Can Start (and Finish!) in Under 3 Minutes
Cleaning
I’m calling it a micro-clean.
Dec 16, 2023
This Viral Wet-Dry Vacuum Is a Game-Changer
Cleaning
It’s totally worth the hype.
Dec 15, 2023
I Sent a Home Stager Photos of My Garage — Here’s What She Said to Change
REAL ESTATE
It looks so much better even with only some of the changes.
Dec 14, 2023
The $30 Kitchen Storage Solution I Wish I Discovered Sooner
Organizing
How did I live without it?
Dec 13, 2023
The $29 Find That Solved My Biggest Bathroom Storage Problem
Organizing
And it required no tools to install it!
Dec 12, 2023
7 Ways to Recycle Your Old or Broken Christmas Lights
Organizing
Recycle or reuse them instead of tossing them out.
Dec 10, 2023
I Tried This $0 Hack for a Wrinkle-Free Bed and Now I’ll Never Iron Again
Cleaning
And it didn’t cost a thing!
Dec 7, 2023
The $13 Find That Keeps Outdoor Holiday Decorations Up Effortlessly
Organizing
And it can be used indoors, too!
Dec 6, 2023
This TikToker Has a Smart Storage Hack for Board Games
Organizing
I tried this surprising solution and it really worked!
Nov 21, 2023
My Grandmother's Fruit Fly Trap Works *Every* Time
Organize & Clean
And it costs nearly nothing to make!
Nov 14, 2023
I Tried Good Housekeeping’s Favorite Dryer Sheets and Was Blown Away
Cleaning
It's good for the planet and my laundry.
Nov 11, 2023
6 Things to Clean Right Before Guests Arrive, According to a Real Estate Pro
REAL ESTATE
Only have one hour? Here’s what to prioritize.
Nov 10, 2023
You Need to Try This Real Estate Agent's Ingenious Decluttering Hack
Real Estate
It’s so simple.
Nov 6, 2023
I Tried TikTok's Blanket Wall, and Now I'll Never Fold Blankets Again
Organizing
It’s a brilliant way to store blankets and decorate an empty wall.
Nov 3, 2023
I Tried the "Cleaning Cart Hack" and It Cut My Cleaning Time in Half
Cleaning
It cut my cleaning time in half and got my supplies more organized.
Nov 2, 2023
I Tried the “Junebugging” Cleaning Method on My Dusty Living Room
Cleaning
It helped me stay on task despite distractions.
Nov 1, 2023
Why This Super Stylish Diaper Bag Backpack Is the Best Out There
Organizing
For one thing, it doesn’t scream diaper bag.
Oct 25, 2023
This $12 Target Organizer Will Transform Your Kitchen Drawer in Minutes
Organizing
It’s an editor favorite for a reason.
Oct 23, 2023
Transform a Messy Pantry Shelf with This Smart Storage System
Organizing
Get organized in under 15 minutes.
Oct 22, 2023
A Smart Storage Hack for Pots and Pans in Small Kitchens
Organizing
This practically effortless solution creates storage out of thin air.
Oct 20, 2023
Why You Should Use a Shower Caddy in Your Kitchen
Organize & Clean
It's a surprisingly effective organizer.
Oct 19, 2023
These $5 Storage Bins Are So Versatile, You Could Use Them in Any Room
Organize & Clean
They’re inexpensive and small-space friendly, too.
Oct 14, 2023