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Experts Swear By This Easy Method to Make Big Goals Less Intimidating
It's time to break down your goals into tasks.
Feb 24, 2021
8 Black Women Reflect on How They Create a Safe Space at Home
"A safe space is somewhere that I can be myself without judgement, and my home provides that."
Feb 18, 2021
I Shut Down My Kitchen Every Night for a Week, Here's What Happened
Even on days when I really didn't want to clean.
Feb 16, 2021
10 Things Nobody Needs at Home After 30
When you feel like a fresh start, decluttering your house is a great way to solidify a feeling of change.
Feb 13, 2021
9 Thoughtful Ways to Support Black-Owned Bookstores This Month (and Every Month)
According to the store owners themselves.
Feb 4, 2021
9 Healthy Kitchen Habits That Are Easy, Expert-Approved, and Guaranteed to Stick
Take it from the people who spend the bulk of their time in the kitchen.
Feb 3, 2021
7 Ways Black Activists Are Changing the World From Home
They're adjusting to working primarily from home, while keeping a clear view of their communities' needs.
Feb 1, 2021
The Last Step of Your January Home Cure is the Most Important One
January Cure
People love to say "it's about the journey, not the destination." And that's true. But you're allowed to celebrate the destination, too.
Jan 29, 2021
This Quick Trick Makes Your Home Feel New — Without Spending a Dime or Changing a Thing
Weekend Projects
This weekend, you can do this one thing to make your home feel fresh and new.
Jan 29, 2021
6 Small Habits Anyone Can Do to Practice Friluftsliv at Home
Here's how to cure your cold-weather cabin fever.
Jan 28, 2021
The Final Step to Creating a Living Room You Love
January Cure
The living room — or whatever you call it — is the most important room to prioritize when it comes to making sure you feel comfortable, calm, and content.
Jan 28, 2021
This Next-Level Guided Journal Actually Helped Me Stick to a Journaling Routine
The unique prompts are key for instant peace of mind.
Jan 27, 2021
3 Secrets to Scheduling a “Catch Up Day” Where You’ll Actually Catch Up on Your Life
January Cure
Catch-up days can make you feel like you're on top of the world, if you do them right.
Jan 27, 2021
One Thing in Your Living Room that Probably Doesn’t Get Cleaned Enough
January Cure
If it's been a while, make today the day you freshen it up.
Jan 26, 2021
7 Affordable Tools That Finally Turned Me Into a Bullet Journaler
They're all under $16!
Jan 25, 2021
A Simple Daily Habit That Anyone Can Adopt to Keep Their Home More Organized, Around the Clock
January Cure
Morning pick-ups and weekend cleaning sprees are great habits to maintain a home that stays spotless. But they're not the most important.
Jan 25, 2021
12 Small but Effective Ways to Make a Difference This Year
Without leaving your home.
Jan 23, 2021
I Kept a Walking Streak for a Full Year — Here's How I Did It
And seven surprising benefits I learned along the way.
Jan 23, 2021
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 22, 2021
Follow These 10 Steps For a Cleaner Bedroom This Weekend
January Cure
The bedroom can often be a low-priority space for you to clean, but today is the day to give it some love.
Jan 22, 2021
51 Fun, Unique, and Affordable Winter Date Ideas
It can be hard to come up with dates that are fresh and fun without being wildly expensive.
Jan 21, 2021
This Is the Single Best Thing You Can Possibly Do for Your Cast Iron Skillet
Or, how I stopped worrying and learned to use my cast iron skillet every day.
Jan 21, 2021
One 3-Minute Habit This Cleaning Editor Does Every Single Morning
January Cure
This impactful daily habit has helped me repress my messiest tendencies.
Jan 21, 2021
10 Quick Steps to a Cleaner Bathroom, Both Inside and Out
January Cure
When you don't have time or energy for a deep clean, I have a 10-step plan to sprucing up the bathroom that can work for anyone.
Jan 20, 2021
One Ingredient All the Most Successful DIY Projects Have in Common
January Cure
I'm envious of people who can follow through on all their home DIY projects. But in my envy, I realized that all the most successful DIY projects have one thing in common.
Jan 19, 2021
The Secret to Finding Affordable Artwork is Re-Framing Your Mind — Here’s How
January Cure
There are only two mistakes you can make when it comes to selecting art for your home.
Jan 18, 2021
6 Easy Habits That Helped Me Finally Become a "Breakfast Person"
Stop the mid-morning hunger pangs before they start.
Jan 15, 2021
Two Different Ways to Improve Your Kitchen in Just an Hour
January Cure
Choose your own adventure: Here are two different ways to make a big impact in the kitchen in a short amount of time.
Jan 15, 2021
January Is the Best Time to Get Your Home Organized—But I’m Doing One Thing Differently This Year
January Cure
If the new year is your cue to begin tidying up, you still need another incentive to finish the job.
Jan 14, 2021
This Is the First Step to a Better-Looking (and Tidier!) Living Room
January Cure
It's important to remember that cups and socks and crumbs are just an inevitable part of life sometimes.
Jan 13, 2021
This 4-Step Method is the Quickest Way to Clean and Declutter Any Closet
January Cure
When you don't have time for a full-on decluttering, "good enough" is enough.
Jan 12, 2021
6 Easy and Effective Life Changes Anyone Can Make in the New Year
From budgeting tips to picking up a new hobby, career, life, and financial coaches share their advice.
Jan 11, 2021
Don’t Make a Single Decor Decision at Home Without Doing This First
January Cure
Not to say there isn't benefit in being impulsive sometimes. But you still have to do a little work to fine-tune your instincts.
Jan 9, 2021
This Should be the Final Step of Any Chore—And It Has Nothing to Do With Cleaning
January Cure
You don't want to rush the final step. It's the most important.
Jan 8, 2021
This Is the Anti-Resolution I'm Using to Slow Down and Appreciate 2021
Being kinder to yourself isn't always easy, but it's worth it.
Jan 7, 2021
You Can Shrink All Your Paper Clutter Piles With 3 Easy Steps
January Cure
Sorting through paper piles this way is easier than it seems at the start. And it gets simpler and quicker the more you do it.
Jan 7, 2021
7 Easy Ways to Make Sure Your New Year’s Resolution Survives the February Slump
80 percent of resolutions fail—but yours don't have to.
Jan 6, 2021
7 Tips to Actually Stick to Bullet Journaling This Year
According to people who say the practice changed their lives.
Jan 6, 2021
Decluttering Is Hard—But There’s One 2-Minute Way to Make it Easier
January Cure
The mental, physical, and emotional workout is a lot, all at once. But it doesn't have to be.
Jan 6, 2021
7 Easy Ways to Organize Your Personal Life This Year
According to professional organizers.
Jan 5, 2021
The First Thing You Should Do Before You Take on Any New Home Projects
January Cure
Real quick, before you get too far into the year or into any organizing or DIY projects, do this one-hour exercise.
Jan 5, 2021
Here's Which New Year’s Resolution You Should Make, Based on Your Enneagram Type
This may be the key to helping you redefine resolutions from something dreaded into something meaningful.
Jan 4, 2021
Want to Get Your Home Clean and Uncluttered? The January Cure Starts Today—Sign Up Now!
January Cure
The first assignment of the January Cure is something quick and easy to get the momentum going. But if you're new to the Cure, let me tell you a bit more...
Jan 4, 2021
6 Little Life Upgrades You Can Make From the Comfort of Your Couch
According to life coaches.
Jan 3, 2021
This Is the Simple Phrase a Positivity Expert Swears By
If you want to be more mindful this year, here's a good place to start.
Jan 2, 2021
7 Habits That Are Scientifically Proven to Help You Beat Procrastination
Number three is so simple, but so effective.
Jan 1, 2021
This One 5-Minute Effort Will Set Your New Year Off Right
Weekend Projects
This weekend, you're going to act on a bit of your new perspective and put love into action.
Jan 1, 2021
12 Bad Habits Readers Are Excited to Leave Behind This Year
Here's exactly how they're doing it.
Dec 29, 2020
How to Make the Most of "Romjul," the Norwegian Word for This Week
"Romjul" is the name for that weird week in between Christmas and New Year's.
Dec 26, 2020
The Smartest $15 I Spent This Year Helped Me Feel Less Lonely While I Lived Alone
Bluetooth speakers don't have to be high tech to get the job done.
Dec 22, 2020
We Asked 15 People What One Habit They're Taking into the New Year
Their answers are so heartwarming.
Dec 22, 2020
8 Ways To Make Spending a Long Winter Indoors More Bearable
According to someone who lives in Minnesota.
Dec 20, 2020
Use This Simple Winter Solstice Ritual to Help You Reset Before the New Year
It's time to clear the air and set intentions for the season to come.
Dec 17, 2020
You Already Own What You Need to Remove Your Address From Shipping Labels
Ripping the packing label off the box is often far from the neatest way to obscure the box's initial use, so when TikTok's algorithm served me with a useful hack for removing printer ink from labels, I was intrigued.
Dec 14, 2020
The Color-Coding Hack that Saved Me from My Overflowing Email Inbox
It's no inbox-zero, but it's a start.
Dec 13, 2020
8 Ways to Update Hanukkah Celebrations for a Small-Scale Holiday Season
Whether you're solo or sheltering in place with a few family members.
Dec 9, 2020
10 Kitchen Tools That're Getting People Around the World Through Quarantine
One takeaway: Coffee is important no matter where you live.
Dec 9, 2020
I Started Steeping My Coffee With Tea Bags and I'm Never Going Back
These single-use, compostable bags make it so easy.
Dec 9, 2020
9 Trendy Kitchen Gadgets That Experts Say Are Worth It (and 6 That Just Aren't)
Make the most of your kitchen space with items you actually use.
Dec 4, 2020
I Deleted Food Delivery Apps for a Week—and Saved Over $230 in the Process
Ordering takeout is convenient, but it was also masking bigger issues I had with cooking.
Dec 2, 2020
8 Habits That Helped Me Reclaim My Lunch Break From Unhealthy WFH Boundaries
You deserve the midday break!
Dec 2, 2020
14 Ways I’ve Found “Me Time” in a 470-Square-Foot Studio
Sharing a space doesn't mean sacrificing your solo time.
Nov 29, 2020
This Weekend, Skip Your Chores and Treat Your Future Self—Here Are Some Easy Ideas
Weekend Projects
It's easy to do right now, and it'll feel good both now and later. Here are some ideas for little gifts you can give to future you.
Nov 27, 2020
We’re Wrapping Up the Holiday Cure With One Simple Thing You Can Do Anywhere
Holiday Cure
It's Thanksgiving in the U.S., so today's prompt is quick one (and something you might already have plans to do today anyway).
Nov 26, 2020
I Haven't Seen My Family in a Year—This Is the One Rule We Follow to Stay Close
Thankfully technology makes it easier than ever.
Nov 25, 2020
I'm an Indigenous Woman—Thanksgiving Is a Reminder That My People Are Still Here
"I am thankful for my ancestors, who gave me the power of resiliency through their trauma."
Nov 25, 2020
The Most Inexpensive Way to Improve Your Home This Holiday Season
Holiday Cure
It doesn't have to be holiday related at all!
Nov 25, 2020
15 of the Most Useful Kitchen Gifts Ever, From Olive Oil to a Fancy Ice Tray
For loved ones and acquaintances alike.
Nov 24, 2020
One Thing You Have to Do for the Holidays Every Year, So Might As Well Get it Done Today
Holiday Cure
If you are like me, let's resolve to get it together a little sooner than "the night before" this year.
Nov 24, 2020
This Is the Year to Start the Holiday Traditions You Always Wanted
Nothing about 2020 is normal—it's OK if your holidays aren't, either.
Nov 23, 2020