I Stopped Following Instagram Influencers for a Month — Here’s What I Learned
My goal was very simple: to feel happy with what I already have and to not constantly be reaching for my phone. 
Jan 14, 2022
Does Your Kitchen Need “Inside” Help or “Outside” Help? Here’s How to Tell
January Cure
And, since it's Friday, don't forget to treat yourself to flowers.
Jan 14, 2022
I Started a Reverse Grocery List, and It Has Saved Me So Much Time and Money
No more doubling up on random jars of spices.
Jan 13, 2022
If You Only Clean for Guests, You’re Not Alone — And You Can Totally Trick Yourself Into Cleaning
January Cure
This trick will keep you accountable in the second half of the Cure.
Jan 13, 2022
I Started Meditating Every Day Before Touching Any Electronics
You can’t stop using technology overnight, but you can change your relationship with it.
Jan 12, 2022
You Can “Reset” Your Living Room — Here’s How to Do It
January Cure
You can do this anytime, at any pace.
Jan 12, 2022
Here’s What I Learned from Sleeping with My Phone in Another Room for a Week
And no, this experiment was not easy — but it was worth it.
Jan 11, 2022
Decluttering Your Closet? Here’s One Thing You Have to Remember
January Cure
Sadly, "decluttering" isn't a project that you can check off your list forever.
Jan 11, 2022
Try This Mini-Meditation to Reflect on Your Home (And What It Needs)
January Cure
Choose your favorite room, or the one you spend the most time in, and sit in a place in that room you don’t usually sit.
Jan 10, 2022
6 Ways to Make January Days Feel Less Short, Draining, and Dreary
These tips from wellness professionals and therapists can help you navigate the winter blues.
Jan 8, 2022
This Is the Only New Year’s Resolution I’m Making This Year (and Every Year)
It's all about focusing on personal growth rather than calendar-driven obligations.
Jan 7, 2022
This Two-Step Routine Will Make You Feel Great About Your Space Again
January Cure
A clean and a treat is a time-honored Cure tradition.
Jan 7, 2022
Resolution Stacking Is the Goal-Setting Hack You Didn’t Know You Needed
This method gives wiggle room and space for grace, self-compassion, and humanity.
Jan 6, 2022
This 15-Minute Project Helps You Get Your Home Ready for the Year Ahead
January Cure
Go ahead and get rid of anything that has literally gone bad.
Jan 6, 2022
Instead of a Resolution, Consider Adopting a Word of the Year
Adopting a word of the year feels liberating and allows you to center your focus on different habits and goals.
Jan 5, 2022
One Box is All You Need to Get Started on Your New, Uncluttered Lifestyle
January Cure
It doesn't even need to be a box. It could be an IKEA bag!
Jan 5, 2022
One Small Thing You Can Do Today to Ensure a Better Home All Year Long
January Cure
Focus on what’s doable and realistic.
Jan 4, 2022
The January Cure Starts Today With One Super-Easy Decluttering Project — Sign Up Now!
January Cure
Whether this is your first "drawer day" or not, today is the beginning of a 20-day journey that will get your home feeling refreshed and renewed.
Jan 3, 2022
6 Smart Questions to Ask Yourself at the End of the Year
With 2022 fast approaching, now is a great time to examine what went right this year — and to identify areas of improvement.
Dec 22, 2021
5 Healthy Ways to Think and Talk About Cleaning
Shifting how you think about your space (and how you live in it) is the first step to a healthier way of living.
Dec 7, 2021
Why I Adopted My Sicilian Grandmother’s “Party First, Clean Later” Philosophy
As I’ve entered my thirties and begun hosting friends of my own, I have adopted my grandmother's cleaning method that I remembered from childhood.
Nov 22, 2021
16 Home and Kitchen Hacks My Abuelita Swears By
You won't believe they actually work!
Nov 14, 2021
If You Still Store Condiments in the Fridge Door, You Should Know There’s a Better Way
Let’s face it: The bottom drawer of the fridge is nothing more than a black hole. We’ve all probably brought home a haul of fresh fruits and veggies, only to find them wilted or worse, moldy, in the same place a few weeks later. The issue? Many of us just don’t eat what we can’t see.
Nov 14, 2021
4 Surprising Mental Benefits of Rearranging Your Furniture, According to Experts
Mixing up your living space is more than aesthetically pleasing.
Nov 11, 2021
9 Things a Chef Wants You to Get Rid of Before 2021 Ends
Give your kitchen a much-needed clean-out.
Nov 4, 2021
5 Ways You Can Finally Become an “Organized Person”
When it comes to everyday messes, organized people don't necessarily have better habits, they just have different inner dialogue.
Nov 4, 2021
3 Times “In the Moment Decluttering” Will Help You Get Rid of Stuff You Don’t Need
However much you might get done in bursts of inspiration, it's helpful to remember that routine decluttering efforts are just as important when it comes to maintaining a sense of order.
Nov 1, 2021
9 of the Most Interesting Cleaning Superstitions from Around the World
Half of them are related to sweeping!
Oct 18, 2021
This Weekend is Your Chance to Catch Up on One Important Bit of Housekeeping
Weekend Projects
Believe me, I've tried the tricks to get it done in a regular routine. But it's still too overwhelming.
Oct 15, 2021
5 Ways to Take Your Cleaning Routine Outdoors and Enjoy This Weather
Definitely don't spend all your perfect weather energy on cleaning, but also don't let the weather go to waste, even when you have to clean.
Oct 4, 2021
It's October, and It's Time to Make a Gift-Shipping Game Plan
Weekend Projects
I remember the good old days when two-day shipping really meant two-day shipping. Not anymore.
Oct 1, 2021
6 Daily Habits That Can Help You Connect With Your Intuition
According to an expert.
Sep 26, 2021
6 Ways to Transform Your Relationship With Your To-Do List
According to productivity experts.
Sep 20, 2021
Why September Is the Best Time to Set New Goals
It's a new school year, a new year in the Jewish calendar, and the perfect time to check in with yourself.
Sep 11, 2021
10 Little Habits that Can Transform Your Mornings
In 5 minutes or less!
Sep 1, 2021
This Guided Journal Is All Over Instagram – Is It Worth the Hype?
It asks for less than 10 minutes of your time each day.
Aug 30, 2021
4 Important Things I Learned When I Moved Everything Out of My Bedroom
Deciding what would go back in caused me to stop and reflect.
Aug 28, 2021
There's Only One Way to Celebrate a Fun Holiday Like Today
Weekend Projects
Yes, today is a holiday. Come join the fun side of life.
Aug 27, 2021
If Green Cleaners Aren't Cutting It, You Might Need a Cleaning "Re-Set"
Even in the areas that routinely get the natural treatment, there's a time and a place for the big guns.
Aug 26, 2021
Look for These 4 Things on the Label Before You Use Any Cleaning Product
While it may not seem like that big of a deal to gloss through all that text and get to cleaning, you could be missing some crucial details.
Aug 24, 2021
I Marie Kondo'd My House and It Helped Me Stop Mindless Spending
"Knowing what brings me joy helps me make better decisions when it comes to spending, and it also keeps my home tidy and uncluttered — it’s a win-win!"
Aug 20, 2021
Overwhelmed with Cleaning? You Don't Need Balance — You Need a "Tilt"
Rather than making me feel like I have to do my best to balance everything, the concept of "tilting" reminds me to choose what matters — even in an environment I can't control.
Aug 18, 2021
Growing Up in Foster Care Meant I Was Never Alone... Until I Moved to Germany
"I was now free to do what I pleased, when I pleased, and with whom I pleased. I was frozen by my newfound freedom."
Aug 17, 2021
5 Telltale Signs That You Have Too Much Stuff
Does your house get disorderly because people live there? Or because you actually have an underlying clutter problem that makes it unrealistic to keep everything in its place? Here's how to tell the difference.
Aug 17, 2021
6 Easy, Low-Cost Ways to Turn Happiness Into a Habit
According to experts.
Aug 16, 2021
Your Detergent Bottle Is Working Against You — and Your Wallet
As it turns out, the majority of people have probably been using far too much laundry detergent for far too long.
Aug 12, 2021
Do You Feel Guilty When Your Home Is Messy?
Here's how you can learn to re-frame cleaning as "morally neutral."
Aug 12, 2021
One Piece of Paper Clutter You're Storing in the Wrong Place
This "necessary" paper clutter is still clutter. Here's how to halt the cycle and reclaim your space — and money.
Aug 11, 2021
You Should Dig Through Your Own Garbage in the Name of Sustainability
The first step is acknowledging that, sure, this is a little strange.
Aug 8, 2021
This Browser Extension Makes Shopping on Amazon a Lot More Sustainable
The app breaks down the science behind each item you’re considering, then decodes why it matters, category by category.
Aug 7, 2021
A Good Day Starts With a Good Morning — And Maybe at Least One Practice Run
Weekend Projects
This weekend, you're going to take some time to think about your morning routine and make it a purposeful part of a well-planned start to the day.
Aug 6, 2021
I Always Had Terrible Handwriting — Until I Learned How to Hand-Letter
Five tips, straight from an expert.
Aug 2, 2021
I Swapped Out My Bedroom TV Area for a Reading Nook — Here's What I Learned
In the process, I discovered four surprising things about myself, my relationship to TV, and home living.
Jul 29, 2021
Self-Described Minimalists Share the 8 Organization Rules They Live By
These minimalist principles can help you enhance the life you’re already living (yes, even if you want to own more than 10 pairs of shoes... for each season)
Jul 27, 2021
How to Create a Self-Care Corner in Your Home
After all, not everyone has space for one of those Instagram-ready meditation rooms.
Jul 26, 2021
Why You Should Make Plans with Your Home
Just because you can venture out in this post-lockdown era doesn’t mean that quiet time at home isn’t still important; in fact, it might be more essential than ever.
Jul 26, 2021
One Thing You Have to Tackle Today to Enjoy "Doing Nothing" at Home This Weekend
Weekend Projects
A weekend spent relaxing at home might not only sound unreachable, but sometimes seems more stressful than one in which you try, once again, to do all the things before a new week starts.
Jul 23, 2021
7 Affordable Tools That Finally Turned Me Into a Bullet Journaler
They're all under $16!
Jul 20, 2021
6 Unexpected Ways Decluttering Can Help You Destress and Calm Down
According to therapists and other mental health experts.
Jul 16, 2021
Here's Why It Feels Like This Year Is Going By Too Quickly
Experts weigh in on what you can do about it.
Jul 14, 2021
6 Household Uses for Mint
Whether you have a mint plant growing on your windowsill or a bottle of mint essential oil that you’re not sure what to do with, there are several household uses for the herb. Below, six household uses for mint you may not have thought of before.While you’re at it, also be sure to check out our guides on how to grow herbs indoors, what the best indoor herb growing kits are, and the 10 easiest herbs to grow.
Jul 11, 2021
3 Ways to Avoid Impulse Purchases, According to Psychology Experts
The very nature of internet browsers makes it easy to order anything, anytime with the click of a button. Here are three tips for saving money by curbing your online impulse purchasing, one item at a time.
Jul 8, 2021
This 30-Minute Friday Cleaning Formula Makes for a Calming Weekend
Too busy during the week to tidy up, and then too checked out on the weekends to clean. It feels like an inescapable cycle — but here's my solution.
Jul 8, 2021
Stalled Out With Your Decluttering? Try the "One Week Rule"
If it's still in your house, it's not potential money.
Jul 5, 2021
I Set a Limit on How Much I Scroll on Instagram — Here's What Happened
I'm an influencer, so the app is literally my job.
Jul 4, 2021
5 Little Life Upgrades Anyone Can Make Before Summer’s End
Career, life, and money coaches weigh in.
Jul 3, 2021
Here's the Only Chore You Need to Check Off Your List This Weekend
Weekend Projects
I'm giving you a super low-lift, completely easy-effort home task that you can do from the hammock at your cousin's house, one-handed with an icy beverage in the other.
Jul 2, 2021
5 Rules I Live by to Read as Many Books as Possible
Last summer I finished 32 different books!
Jul 1, 2021
Try “Trigger Cleaning” to Get Your Whole Home Clean, Without Really Trying
It'll mean your home can achieve a higher state of cleanliness—with much less foot-dragging on your part.
Jun 21, 2021
I’m Done Apologizing for Clutter — And Mental Health Experts Agree
A quick scroll of my Instagram newsfeed seals the deal: Other parents can raise kids and keep their homes clean. What am I doing wrong?
Jun 24, 2021
15 of the Most Useful Kitchen Gifts Ever, From Olive Oil to a Fancy Ice Tray
For loved ones and acquaintances alike.
Jun 21, 2021
This Small Effort is the First Step to Having a Great Summer at Home
Weekend Projects
Grab a pen and paper and get ready to mark the start of a new season — and make your summer dreams come true.
Jun 18, 2021