Three Easy-But-Decadent Desserts to Bring to Your Next Potluck

Are you on dessert duty for your next get-together? These treats are a little bit over-the-top, but still super simple to make—no baking expertise necessary. Nutella-Brown Butter Crispies [Bon Appetit]This recipe recreates a childhood favorite with a gourmet twist! It includes all the components of classic Rice Krispies treats—puffed rice cereal, marshmallows, butter—plus nearly two […]

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Apartment

If you’re already looking forward to spring, then you might be thinking about spring cleaning, too. Make refreshing your home stress-free and easy by following these simple tips. Start by decluttering. Before you break out the vacuum, make sure your space is ready for a deep clean. That means getting rid of everything you don’t […]

Three Seasonal Recipes to Make Right Now

It may not be farmers’ market season just yet, but there are still plenty of fruits and veggies in season in February. If you want to eat more seasonal produce this month, try one of these mouth-watering recipes. Honey and Spice Poached Pears [The Kitchn]Looking for something sweeter? Look no further than these poached pears. […]

Novice Plant Parents Should Start With These Succulents

Spring will be here before you know it! With it will come fresh flowers and greenery outdoors—why not bring some of that mood-boosting Mother Nature into your home? Even if you don’t have much a green thumb, you should still have no trouble caring for these low-maintenance succulents. Aloe vera. If you’re looking for a […]

Simple Steps Toward a Tidier Closet

When living in an apartment—or any space where square footage is at a premium—the easiest way to combat clutter is to prevent it in the first place. Case in point: your apartment’s closet. With some strategic thinking and organizational know-how, it’s possible to stay one step ahead of those heaps of laundry and tangled messes […]

DIY Projects You Can Complete in an Hour or Less

Looking for your next DIY project? Look no further. These easy-to-make pieces of home decor can all be crafted in an hour flat with just a handful of materials. Burlap Message Board [Girl in the Garage]Create a cute space to leave messages with just three items: a corkboard, burlap, and decorative brass tacks. You should […]

How to Make Your New Year’s Resolutions a Reality in 2020

Anyone can make a New Year’s resolution, but it takes someone with grit and determination to actually make their goals a reality. Some strategy and planning comes in handy, too! Here are a few tips to help you stick with your resolutions for 2020, whether you’ve resolved to pad a savings account, drink more water, […]

Hearty Winter Soups to Warm You From the Inside Out

With the official start of winter just days away, it’s time to start stockpiling hearty recipes that help take the chill out of cold days. And when it comes to warming, comforting foods, nothing beats a hot bowl of soup. Here are three recipes to keep handy as the mercury plummets—no can opener required. Homemade […]

Common Holiday Plants That Are Toxic to Pets

It’s the time of year when mistletoe and poinsettias are in full bloom! And if you love the holiday season, you’re probably also a fan of these festive plants. But pet owners show know that there are some risks to decking their halls with certain holiday plants. Here’s a roundup of the holiday foliage that […]

How to Design a Stunning Holiday Tablescape

The holiday season is officially upon us, and it’s never too early to start decorating. Whether Thanksgiving is your favorite or you spend all year looking forward to New Year’s Eve, here’s how you can create a beautiful tablescape that celebrates the season. Choose the perfect spot. You don’t necessarily have to stick to the […]