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9 Things Professional Organizers Do Every Day

There's a reason they never lose their keys.<p>We're not sure if organizing pros are born or made, but good news: Tova Weinstock (aka "Tidy Tova") bets on the latter. The professional organizer says that anyone can make a few tiny changes to their everyday routine to get (and keep) their house in …

12 Clever Ways to Use Binder Clips

Use them all over your house not just the office.<p>These home office staples can do much more than organize paperwork. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

15 Chic Desk Organization Ideas That'll Pep Up Your Work Day

No boring cubicle for you.<p>Finally getting organized starts with using the right tools. Make your workspace the ultimate get-it-done place with these clever finds.


Smart & Stylish Money Savers: Containers for Homemade & Bulk Cleaners

When I wrote about 16 Oh-So-Pretty Cleaning Supplies, a commenter after my own heart asked, "Does anyone have an idea of gorgeous spray bottles to …


How to Make the Most of Your Seriously Small Apartment Balcony

(Image credit: Marie Claire Maison)<p>Spring is here! After all those months spent cooped up inside, the weather is finally nice enough to enjoy the …

Outdoor Spaces

13 One-Hour DIYs To Upgrade Your Home Office

If you've got an hour and a dull home office, these 13 projects will make a huge improvement.<p><b>1. Cork Trivet Pencil Holder</b><p><i>Design for Mankind</i><p>Keep losing your pens? This cork trivet DIY from Design for Mankind will keep your favorite pens and pencils front-and-center. You'll need a drill, but beyond …

Chocolate Cake Pin Cushion

A delicious black forest gateau cake to assist all your crafty endeavours! Crochet pattern by Messyla<p>89<p>606

Stylish Storage: 10 Ways to Organize (and Hide!) Electronics

Tech is a integral part of our lives at home, but the cords and accessories that come with it—not to mention the devices themselves—can be tough to …

Charging Stations

Fantastic Way To Beautify Your Garden – Make a Raised Bed Garden Out Of Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are one really amazing material – they are inexpensive, reliable and strong. The usage of this material can be a wide and they are very …


Here's How to Celebrate Your First Year at Home

You've done it! You've been in your current home for a whole entire year! Whether it's been the first year of owning your home or you're now …


10 Things You Didn't Know Your Android Phone Could Do

Whether you're rocking the latest Android device from Samsung, HTC, or LG, these tips will help you get the most out of your phone or tablet. RELATED: 10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do<p><b>1. Send That Unwanted Call Straight to Voicemail</b>We've all got a few people we'd rather not talk to. …

Easy Sewing Projects for Beginners

Coasters with contrasting stitching pop when placed on a smaller-check gray gingham tablecloth, turned into oilcloth with iron-on vinyl.

7 Ways To Make Your Home A Greener Place

Want to go green, but don't have the time or budget for a complete renovation? Easily make your home more eco-friendly with these seven simple DIY projects.<p>"Living a greener life" seems like a tall order, especially if you're renting or can't afford to renovate your home using eco-friendly …

Living Rooms

38 Anthropologie Hacks

Ever walk around Anthropologie and think "I could make this stuff myself for so much cheaper"? Here's how you can!

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, …

Upcycled Three Drawer Bookcase by BranchesFurniture on Etsy, $140.00 | Bookish | Pinterest | Drawers, Third and Etsy

Black Bean Burger

My husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary yesterday, and I’d say as marriages go, ours is pretty darn good. We have four kids, work pretty …

50 Outdoor Games to DIY This Summer

Summer days are perfect for little-to-no-skill-needed lawn games with family and friends in the backyard. Most of these games are easy and inexpensive to make and they all would make great party games for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for an old classic, entertainment for your outdoor …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Winterize Your Garden With a Cold Frame

Introduction: Winterize Your Garden With a Cold Frame<p>About: Check out my website (link in bio) or my IG feed at …

How-To: Recycled Wine Bottle Chandelier

Transform empty wine bottles into a gorgeous, rainbow-colored light fixture with this cool recycled wine bottle chandelier tutorial from Johnnie at Saved by Love Creations!<p>Brighten up a boring room today! Click here to see the full how-to.


Homemade Pumpkin Coffee

Crock pot season is just around the corner, so why not break out your good ol’ crock by brewing up a tasty batch of homemade pumpkin coffee with this thrifty tutorial by Instructables member katvanlew?<p>I love the taste of pumpkin coffee in Autumn but it can be expensive, I’ve paid $4.00 for a cup at …


Make Newspaper Pom Poms

When it comes time to throw a party on a budget, decorations don’t get much cheaper than these fabulous recycled newspaper pom poms! At <b>DIY Candy</b>, …

10 Clever Pincushion Tutorials

If you’re been sewing for any length of time, you probably have one of those sweet little tomato pincushions. Mix things up a bit with a custom, …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …