Common Holiday Plants That Are Toxic to Pets

If you have guests coming for the holidays, chances are they may come bearing gifts! And often those host gifts are plants or flowers. If you have a pet at home, you need to know that some of those holiday plants can harm them. Take special care with these plants, which can potentially poison pets. […]

How to Design a Stunning Holiday Tablescape

With the holidays right around the corner, you’re probably already breaking out the decorations! Do something new with your decor this year and create a tablescape that represents your favorite holiday—here’s how to do it. Use what you have on hand. Don’t feel like you have to run out and buy a totally new set […]

Delicious Thanksgiving Pies That Aren’t Pumpkin

‘Tis the season to feast on the treats you look forward to all year long! With Thanksgiving right around the corner, now is the perfect time to start considering what those treats will be. If you’re already starting to tire of pumpkin everything, skip the pumpkin pie and try these recipes instead. Cranberry-Orange Custard Pie […]

Small-Space Hosting Tips for an Unforgettable Thanksgiving

If you’re getting back together with friends and family for Thanksgiving 2021, you’re probably feeling more grateful than ever. You might also be concerned that you don’t have room for everyone in your smaller space. Here are a few pro tips for hosting Turkey Day in an apartment. Start with some fall cleaning. Beyond your […]

Anyone Can Care for These Resilient Houseplants

If you’ve tried to become a plant parent in the past, but haven’t exactly excelled, that doesn’t mean it’s time to throw in the towel. Start with one of these beginner-friendly houseplants and watch your indoor garden grow. Succulents. Succulents are a great starter plant because they do well in low light and with minimal […]

Sweet Halloween Recipes That Aren’t Candy

Craving something sweet to pair with your pumpkin spice latte? Here are a few homemade treats to cut through the Halloween candy candy monotony.  Halloween Spider Cookies [A Table Full of Joy]These cute cookies are only a little bit spooky, and they’re super simple to make. You start by whipping up a batch of cocoa […]

How to Style a Cozy Reading Nook in an Apartment

‘Tis the season to spend a rainy Sunday afternoon curled up with a good book. If you designate a corner of your apartment to the endeavor, it’ll feel all the more cozy. Here’s how to design your dream reading nook. Start with a cozy chair (arm or lounge). Obviously, you’ll need somewhere to sit while […]

How to Keep Your Pet Supplies Neat and Organized

If your pup’s things are starting to take over your apartment, it’s time to get organized. Follow these tips and tricks to keep all of Fido’s stuff in order. Make use of bins and other storage containers. Containing clutter doesn’t have to be complicated. If you have dog toys lying all around the apartment, simply […]

How to Reorganize Your Closet for Fall

If you’re loving this cooler fall weather, you’ve probably already started dipping into your stash of soft sweaters. Make sure your closet is as ready for the season as you are! Follow these steps to organize it for fall. Start by sorting. Before you start hastily pulling your tanks and tees from their hangers, take […]

Reward Your Dog With These Fido-Friendly Homemade Treats

Your pup is a very good boy, and he deserves to be treated from time to time. Show your four-legged friend how much you care by tossing him one of these homemade confections. Bacon Dog Treats [The Dog People]Like most homemade dog treats, these begin with a base of peanut butter. But then things get […]