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11 One-Hour DIYs For Your Bedroom

Bedroom looking a little bland? These 11 snazzy projects take less than an hour<p><b>1. Wooden Tray</b><p><i>Learning Creative Living</i><p>A wooden tray is a must-have for in-bed snackers. Load it up with snacks, coffee, and books, and it's a handy way to bring your morning essentials into the bedroom with you. All you …

Current Obsessions: The DIY Gift

Here’s a look at what’s on our radar this week:<p>File this under world’s most adorable stocking stuffer: fabric-wrapped paperwhite bulbs in mini …

9 Cocktails To Warm You Up This Fall

Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Cocktails and Stories from the World's Hippest Borough features the stories behind Brooklyn distilleriesand the best cocktails to highlight their spirits. Here, 9 drinks<p>Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Cocktails and Stories from the World's Hippest Borough features the stories behind …

11 Surprising Uses for Kitchen Sponges

These sink-side staples are helpful all over the house. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>Sponges might be the best at cleaning spills and soaping up dishes, but if you confine them to your kitchen, you're missing out on their other hidden skills. These clever uses will have …

5 Questions That Could Save You Money

The power of pausing before a purchase to really delve into why you're about to swipe your credit card could be a powerful way to save more money, …

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8 Decorating Ideas to Steal From Instagram

Interior designers, bloggers, and tastemakers have taken to the visual-heavy app to capture life's most captivating moments.<p>Interior designers, bloggers, and tastemakers have taken to the visual-heavy app to capture life's most captivating moments. Here, we compile some of the most inspiring …

4 Ways to Get Your Home Organized for the Holidays

Before you go into full-on decorating mode, take some time to clear out the clutter.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><i>This piece is excerpted from Staci Giordullo's article for Angie's List. Visit</i> <i>Angie's List</i> <i>for more consumer advice on everything from home repair to health care.</i><p>Taking time to declutter and organize …

40+ Christmas Wreaths to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Deck the halls, doors and everywhere else.<p>A little Christmas crafting goes a long way. Start now and you'll have a holiday wreath for every door in your house.

7 Ways To Quiet Your Home From The Noisy World Around It

The early evening darkness combined with the impending winter's cold weather means more time spent in our homes. It's during this time when we tend to notice just how loud everything is -- the neighbors, the howling wind and, in many areas, traffic noise. If moving to the middle of nowhere isn't an …

DIY: Snowballs for the Christmas Tree

Maybe your family’s favorite holiday ritual involves grandma’s fruitcake, or wacky stocking stuffers, or football on the lawn (what are you, …

11 Genius Storage Tricks for a Tiny Kitchen

When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.<p>When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier