9 Cute Embroidery Kits & Patterns to Try While You Embrace the Indoors
Life
These beginner-friendly kits will jump-start your new favorite hobby.
Dec 1, 2023
Try This $6 Time-Saving Hack for Making Those Pretty Orange GarlandsLife
Here’s how to avoid getting juice absolutely everywhere.
Nov 20, 2023
I Decluttered My Grandma's Dishes — Now I'm Trying to Find Them AgainLife
I didn’t realize how much I loved them.
Nov 14, 2023
Some People Don’t Want Heirlooms, but I Spent $1,000 to Keep One
Recluttering
It makes me feel so at home.
Nov 14, 2023
For My Husband and Me, Clutter Brings Us CloserLife
It’s brought us closer to our interests — and each other.
Nov 14, 2023
“Recluttering” Is the Celebration of Stuff You Need Right Now
Recluttering
Less is not always more.
Nov 14, 2023
126 Ideas for Creative & Thoughtful Housewarming GiftsLife
So for that new neighbor upstairs or your favorite couple who just bought their first place, here are 120+ creative ideas for new-home gifts they’ll actually love.
Nov 6, 2023
I Didn’t Expect This "Gimmicky" Cleaning Tool to Work — Now, I Swear By It
Life
And they’re just under $12 for five pairs.
Oct 30, 2023
16 Hard Words to Spell That You’re Probably Using Every DayLife
Bouclé? Bouclay? Booclee?
Oct 29, 2023
I Tried "Bed Rotting," but I Prefer This Lazy Girl Self-Care InsteadLife
It’s my favorite way to embrace a do-nothing day.
Oct 26, 2023
9 Mindfulness Exercises to Ease Everyday Stress
Living
Work these low-lift habits into your daily routine.
Oct 19, 2023
9 Ways to Deal with Loud Neighbors — And 5 Ways Not To
Living
Put down the passive-aggressive sticky note.
Oct 15, 2023
The “4-Step Formula” for Politely Declining Any Invitation
Living
The “care” rule keeps it simple.
Oct 11, 2023
Breaking My Mom’s Biggest “Friendship Rule” Helps My RelationshipsLife
Here’s what I do instead.
Oct 10, 2023
My Grandma's Meal Prep Method Saves Me So Much Time and Stress
Living
It’s so simple, but that’s kind of the point.
Oct 8, 2023
Make Better Decisions: A Simple Philosophy for Design Choices (and Life!)Design Ideas
Do you struggle with design decisions (or really any decisions)? Always feel like there are too many choices and they all seem perfectly valid? You can narrow things down A LOT if you stick to this simple philosophy. There’s a great quote by Hardy D. Jackson that goes: “Above all, be true to yourself, and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it.
Oct 4, 2023
7 Simple Ways to Improve the Time You Spend at HomeLife
How do you spend your time at home? Is it spent wisely? Is it enjoyable? No matter the way it looks — whether it’s close to your dream home or far from it — everyone can agree that actively finding pleasure in your home is vital to enjoying the rest of your life. So how can you increase your enjoyment of your home? Here are seven ideas. 1. Open your home to the outdoors more A part of feeling out of whack is not feeling connected to nature and the changing of the seasons.
Oct 4, 2023
Time Wasters to Eliminate from Your Life TODAYLife
Never feel like you have enough time? You can reclaim lost minutes throughout the day that could add up to a lot more “me” time in your evenings by cutting out these time wasters that could be lurking in your home. How many hours of your life have you spent searching for your keys? Your wallet? Your purse? Your homework? Your ______?
Oct 4, 2023
To Be Is To Do: 10 of Our Favorite Posts for Mindful LivingLife
In my own life, it’s all the little choices I make each day—from how much sleep I get to how I’ve handled stress to personal interactions—that shape the feeling I have about my day when I turn out the lights each night.
Oct 3, 2023
How To Become a Unicorn and Actually Enjoy CleaningCleaning
Even if we can’t muster a wholesale change of perspective about maintaining our homes, most of us could use a spoonful of sugar when it comes to the challenge of keeping up with our cleaning tasks. Here are some easy ways to take a little bit of the sting out of it each time you reach for those housework gloves. Nothing makes you forget that you’re doing something you don’t want to do like occupying your mind with something else.
Oct 3, 2023
The Best Decluttering Tricks, Mind Hacks and Shortcuts We Discovered in 2017Organizing
Getting rid of excess will clear both your space and your mind.
Oct 3, 2023
33 Tiny Ways to Reset Your Life (and Your Home) This Fall
Living
It’s the perfect time for a fresh start.
Sep 8, 2023
I Tried "Postage Stamp" Vacuuming and It's Saved My Life
Living
It’s a must-try for pet parents.
Sep 7, 2023
11 Things Everyone Should Have Somewhere in Their Studio Apartment
Living
Every square foot counts.
Sep 5, 2023
11 Simmer Pot Recipes to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall
Living
Make it smell like you’ve been baking all day.
Aug 31, 2023
This $19 Organizer Is a Small-Space Miracle Worker in My NYC Kitchen
Living
It makes my kitchen actually functional.
Aug 26, 2023
11 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prepare Before a Natural Disaster Strikes
Living
Here's what you can do, according to experts.
Aug 22, 2023
3 Clever Tips for Working on Big Creative Projects in Small Spaces
Living
From an author writing a book in a 188-square-foot Airstream trailer.
Aug 16, 2023
5 Little Ways to Romanticize Your Mornings If You Hate Mornings
Living
Cue “Dreams” by The Cranberries.
Aug 10, 2023
I Took a 3-Day Color Aura Journey — And It Changed the Way I See ColorLife
Everything’s coming up orange.
Jul 24, 2023
My Friend's Low-Effort Hack for Hosting a Party Every Summer Weekend
Living
No cooking or cleanup required (really!).
Jul 19, 2023
How Making Lunch the French Way Is Making My WFH Days Better than Ever
Living
This TikToker has completely transformed my lunchtime.
Jul 18, 2023
I Threw a Mocktail Party — And Didn't Miss the Alcohol at All
Living
It’s the perfect way to host friends and beat the summer heat.
Jul 17, 2023
The $10 DIY Project That Brings Me Joy Every Time I Come Home
Living
It’s renter-safe, too.
Jul 13, 2023
I Gave My Bathroom a Signature Scent — I Only Wish I Had Done It Sooner
Living
It’s a little luxury I love.
Jul 11, 2023
The Overlooked Section I Always Make a Beeline for at Thrift Stores
Living
Try this hack at your local thrift store — plus, five other clever tips.
Jul 3, 2023
I Only Go Grocery Shopping Once a Month — Here’s How I Do It
Living
For my family of five!
Jul 1, 2023
5 Simple “Habit Stacks” I Swear By for Stress-Free MorningsDesign Ideas
I’m not one to give up on morning bliss.
May 25, 2023
I Inventoried My Entire Wardrobe — And It Changed the Way I Shop
Living
It’s saved me so much time and money.
May 17, 2023
The "Dive Reflex" Tip My Therapist Taught Me Soothes Anxiety in Seconds
Living
Using just a bowl of water.
May 8, 2023
The Simplest Way to Get Out of a Productivity Rut, According to an ADHD Coach
Living
Don’t forget to be kind to yourself.
May 3, 2023
50 Ways to Have 50 Little Wins This Month
Living
Appreciating the little things never felt so good.
Apr 26, 2023
The Peaceful Plant Ritual I Look Forward to Each SpringPlants & Yard
I can’t do it without my matcha lemonade.
Apr 25, 2023
My Friend Took a “Moral Stance” on Laundry, and It Changed the Way I CleanCleaning
It's a way I can accept myself the way I am, and ultimately, make my home a more pleasant place to be.
Apr 21, 2023
The Incredible Way "Block Scheduling" Made Me So Much Less Overwhelmed
Living
I’ve never felt so present.
Apr 21, 2023
A “Magic Bag” Turned My Spring Cleaning Clutter into a Little Treat
Living
It costs nothing and it's a perfect boost of joy.
Mar 24, 2023
3 DIY Simmer Pots to Make Your Home Smell Like SpringCleaning
Even if it doesn't feel like it outside yet.
Mar 19, 2023
I Created a "Budget" for My Schedule and I've Never Felt Less Stressed
It's made me more productive, less overwhelmed, and made the quality time I spend with family even better.
Mar 15, 2023
If You're Feeling Unproductive, It Might Be Because of "Trauma Drive"
Here's why that's actually a good thing.
Mar 14, 2023
I Asked Manifestation Professionals How to Attract More Money into Your Life
It’s all about combining “the woo and the do.”
Mar 10, 2023
6 Plants That Definitely Belong in Your Bedroom
If you want to breathe new life into your sleeping quarters but aren't sure where to start, here are the plants experts say will make beautiful additions to your bedroom. 
Feb 27, 2023
9 Soothing, No-Thinking-Needed Activities to Do When You Just Can't Anymore
Try these when your mind just needs a rest.
Feb 27, 2023
10 Little Ways to Romanticize Your Everyday Life
From doctor's appointments, to bedtime routines, to coffee runs, here's how to make the daily things a little sweeter.
Feb 6, 2023
I Tried the "3 Things" Nighttime Routine and It's the Best I've Slept in a While
This TikTok tip is so simple.
Jan 19, 2023
How I Used the "Two-Minute Rule" to Stop Feeling So Overwhelmed
Bonus: I've never crossed so much off my to-do list.
Jan 18, 2023
The One Thing You Should Always Do to Beat the Winter Blues
It's all about the little things.
Jan 16, 2023
5 Fun Crafts to Try Even If You Don't Think You're Crafty
Embrace your inner artist.
Jan 15, 2023
5 Ways to Make the Most of Dry January, According to Someone on a 7-Year Streak
The author of "The Dry Challenge" shares her top tips.
Jan 6, 2023
55 Journaling Prompts to Set Intentions for the New Year
It's time to break in that brand new journal.
Jan 5, 2023
I'm a Paper Planner Devotee and These Are My 3 Favorites for 2023
They're so much more than just calendars.
Jan 4, 2023
Wondering How to Start Journaling? Here Are Some Expert Tips
Here's how to make the highly beneficial practice a healthy habit in no time.
Jan 3, 2023
Want to Wait a Little Longer for Your Next Goodwill Donation?
This advice may resonate as much with you as it has with many other people.
Dec 30, 2022
This Sweet Christmas Morning Tradition Brings Us So Much Joy
And it has strengthened our marriage, too.
Dec 22, 2022
Here’s Absolutely Everything You Need to Bring Some Hygge to Your Apartment
Make no mistake about it: Hygge is an international design movement that's here to stay.
Dec 20, 2022
The Easy (and Effective!) Chore List Tool Hiding in Plain Sight on Your Phone
It's saved me so much time and stress.
Dec 12, 2022
How to Say "Cheers" in 16 Different Languages
Life
Here’s how to raise a glass around the world.
Dec 8, 2022
Your Best Week Ever Sunday Checklist: Do These 7 Things in Your Home Today
How does one craft the kind of work week that soothes the soul, flows smoothly and leaves you energized by the time the weekend rolls around again? By taking advantage of a built-in good mood and tackling a few key home to-dos on Sunday. It’s not about aiming for perfection or scrubbing every surface — it’s about setting yourself up to win starting on Monday morning to stay strong through all the conference calls, traffic commutes and PTA meetings.
Nov 14, 2022
The Lazy Person’s Guide to a Happy Home: Tips for People Who (Really) Hate Cleaning
I’m always a little ashamed to admit this, but I hate to clean. I really hate it. I mean, there are so many more interesting things I could be doing. And the annoying thing is that when you clean something, it just gets dirty all over again. Cleaning is a horrible, boring, thankless task, but you know what’s worse than cleaning? Stressing out all the time because your house is filthy. What’s a lazy woman to do?
Nov 7, 2022
6 Luxurious Ways to Spend Your 60 Extra Minutes of Daylight Saving Time
If you don't sleep in, try one of these restful alternatives.
Nov 5, 2022
Get Anthropologie’s Signature Scent for Less With These Budget Alternatives
Love the smell of Anthropologie but don't want to spend big bucks?
Try these candles instead.
Nov 3, 2022
I Can’t Keep My House Clean, What’s Wrong With Me?
Here are some reasons you might be getting stuck, and some fixes to help hoist you out of the rut.
Nov 1, 2022