Unique Eats for Super Bowl Sunday

There’s no way to know who will win Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, but there’s one thing you can count on: there will be good food. If you’re in charge of an appetizer, make sure you pull your weight and bring one of these tasty, unique snacks for your friends. Sprigs in a Blanket […]

Get the Designer Look: Coffee Tables

Your coffee table is more than just a catch-all. It’s an opportunity to make a stylish statement right in the heart of your living room. Here are a few ways to revamp your coffee table. Artfully stack books. If you have your favorite novels tucked away on a bookshelf somewhere, put them on full display in […]

How to Hygge-ify Your Apartment

If you’re on top of current design trends, then you’ve probably heard of hygge. Of course, calling it an interior design trend wouldn’t be entirely accurate. “Hygge” refers to the Danish lifestyle, which focuses on finding contentment and happiness in simple things. Translated into interior design speak, hygge focuses on creating comfy spaces to share […]

Stick With Your Fitness Routine This Winter

When snow begins to fall outside, you might be tempted to curl up in your apartment and think about working out again in the spring. But it’s much easier to stay in your normal routine than to try to jump back in after a few months off! Here are a few ways to stay motivated. […]

New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making — and How to Keep Them

With New Year’s Eve on the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about your goals for 2019. Setting a resolution is easy—it’s keeping it that becomes tricky. This year, actually stick to your resolution by choosing a meaningful goal and taking baby steps toward it each day. Here are a few ideas to try for […]

Swanky Champagne-Free New Year’s Eve Cocktails

Champagne cocktails are so 2018. Usher in the new year with these unique and fizzy drinks that are as surprising as they are sparkling. Spiced Cherry Spritz [Bon Appetit]Lambrusco stars as the fizzy red replacement for champagne in this spiced cherry spritz. The sparkling wine mingles with classic Italian amaro to create the base of the […]

Stress Relief Tips for the Holidays

The holiday season is a time to gather with family around the tree, to go ice-skating and caroling, to crank up the festive tunes and sing along. But it’s also a time to brave the crowds at the mall, bake a few dozen different holiday cookies, and catch up with your entire extended family. Needless […]

Eco-Friendly Ways to Decorate for the Holidays

If you like to live a sustainable, eco-friendly lifestyle throughout the year, why abandon that approach during the holiday season? Reduce, reuse, and recycle this December when you try a few of these eco-conscious decorating ideas. Highlight Mother Nature. Light, fluffy snow blankets an evergreen tree, set aglow by the bright winter moon. It’s an iconic […]

Holiday Entertaining Tips for Small Spaces

Some people are born with an innate talent for hosting—others, not so much. But it really doesn’t matter which category you fall into. Either way, you’re totally equipped to host a holiday party. You might just need some extra guidance if you’re not a naturally gifted host. Before you welcome guests into your home for […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Black Friday Shopping

Once you’ve polished off the final morsel of Thanksgiving turkey, it’s time to turn your attention to the next task at hand: shopping for holiday gifts. Nowadays, Black Friday begins long before the clock strikes midnight with online deals and Thanksgiving-evening store openings. But the day after Thanksgiving remains one of the most budget-friendly day […]