A beautiful, cozy, inviting home isn't just about the way things look, and it definitely isn't about how much things cost. The best spaces affect people from the inside out and encourage them to fully inhabit themselves.
- Kitchen Renovation Before and After: Hendrickson PlaceHere's the kitchen renovation before and after from our latest rental property. Grab all the sources for this gorgeous, budget-friendly kitchen remodel.
- Krinner Tree Genie: A Life-Changing Christmas Tree StandIn a world full of hard questions, this one has an easy answer. What's the best Christmas tree stand for a live tree? It's the Krinner, baby.
- Easy Spring Porch Update: Colorful Plants For the WinGardening doesn’t have to be hard to be awesome. Case in point: these gorgeous, colorful rhododendrons in containers on the porch, creating a big ...
- No-sew Cookie Monster Costume for HalloweenOctober 1, 2019This easy, no-sew DIY Cookie Monster costume makes a cute (and dare I say kinda stylish?) Halloween costume for a slightly older kid or even an adult. And if you've got a glue gun and a dream, it can be yours in about an hour.
- Stovetop Potpourri: An easy, affordable homemade giftDecember 7, 2018Stovetop potpourri is a beautiful, inexpensive, and easy homemade holiday gift that's great for friends, family, teachers, and more. Low-key DIY to the max.
- Fun Hostess Gift Ideas: Literary Tattoos + Greeting CardsAugust 2, 2017I always try — and often fail spectacularly — to have a little stash of fun gifts on hand to bring for hosts or to wrap up for someone or other at the last minute when the mood strikes. And sometimes, like when we popped into The Bennington Bookshop in Bennington, VT a few weeks ago and sheepishly bought more novelties than books, I choose to keep a few of them for myself. Here are a ...
- Ranunculus!April 19, 2011If the name of this flower sounds like a spell from Harry Potter, that's because the ranunculus is pretty freakin magical. And that's all I have to say about that. Back later this week with something much less poisonous to eat.