Lenora Hanwell

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10 Simple DIY Landscaping Ideas for Your Home on the Cheap

As any seasoned landscaper or gardener can tell you, a home’s landscape is more than just a few haphazardly placed trees and shrubs. It requires …

Gardening

Your Arms Will Transform After Doing This 10-Move Workout

This workout combines dumbbell and bodyweight moves to give you the ultimate arm burn. Each move targets different areas of your upper body including the deltoids (shoulders), biceps, triceps, and traps. This workout will leave you feeling sore for days, and will also help you get lean, sculpted, …

Yoga

Mueller asteroid hurtling toward Planet Trump

No matter how many times Donald Trump kisses Vladimir Putin’s dictatorial butt at their pseudo summit in Helsinki, all they will make there is …

Donald Trump

This $46 Wood Dresser Transformation Is Absolutely Stunning

A reader found this old dresser in an alley and knew right away that she'd hit the jackpot. And after hours of scrubbing and sprucing, this dresser …

Dining Rooms

3 Strategies to Help You Write a Novel in Less than 3 Months

It’s such a confidence trick, writing a novel. The main person you have to trick into confidence is yourself. — Zadie SmithI’ve participated in a …

Creative Writing

How important is setting in fiction?

does the sofa colour matter?<b>Every story needs a setting — but how much?</b>One of the first things we need to know on starting a story is its setting. As …

Creative Writing

You Are $10 Away from a Ridiculously Organized Bathroom

Want to feel like an organizational genius? Try some of 3M Command's adhesive strips and hooks. These $10 game changers are endlessly useful around …

Shopping

14 Cheap AF Organization Hacks That'll Actually Make Your Life So Much Easier

Organize your cords in toilet paper rolls and clean up your sock drawer with cardboard.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of</i> …

Cleaning

Why Your Foyer Needs Color (And How to Choose It)

We love foyers that are filled with color and personalized accents. Your foyer is not just a welcoming transition into your home; with a little …

Home Decorating

Kitchen or bathroom reno? One is likely much better than the other for your home value

A granite countertop or a walk-in shower: which will boost your home value the most?<p>Kitchen and bathroom remodels are by far the most popular types …

Home Improvement

Proof Paint is all You Need to Spruce up Your Patio

Patios are a tricky thing to upkeep, what with them being outside in the elements all year long. If you took the time to thoughtfully decorate your …

Palm Springs

Victoria’s almost secret gardens

You don’t need to be a gardener to enjoy gardens, particularly those in Victoria. While most visitors have strolled the world-famous Butchart …

Plants

9 (Totally-DIYable) Kitchen Ideas That’ll Get Insta-Love

A new year, a new opportunity to make your kitchen swoon-worthy. Whether your most-used room is in need of a total refresh or a few simple tweaks, …

Kitchens

16 Genius Ideas To Organize Your Kitchen

Kitchens are one of the hardest rooms to keep organized. Not only do you need places to store appliances and other cooking equipment, it’s where you …

Kitchens

yellow-accents-for-entryway - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

How To Choose The Lighting Fixtures For Your Home – A Room-By-Room Guide ← Back to article<p>How To Choose The Lighting Fixtures For Your Home – A …

Home Decorating

Docking Drawer In-Drawer Electrical Outlets

Price: $239Keep your space tidy with the Docking Drawer In-Drawer Electrical Outlets. These patented outlets provide a reliable and safe way to add …

Kitchens

3 Tips to a More Organized Pantry - PureWow

Can’t Find Anything to Eat? Your Pantry Needs This Celeb-Approved Makeover<p>Ever wonder if you have any cumin or canned tomatoes or even something …

Cleaning

15 Practical Kitchen Organization Ideas that Will Save You a Ton of Space

Scavenger hunts are only fun when there’s time and a nice prize at the end not a kitchen tool you should have found easily anyway. When you are …

Kitchens

20 of the Coolest Outdoor Fireplaces

A fireplace usually conjures up images of sitting on the hearth indoors, sipping a warm drink. However, thanks to modern ingenuity, outdoor …

Landscaping

Dad of the Year Creates a "Roller Coaster" For His Toddler Daughter, Melts Hearts Everywhere

With the pressure to entertain the kids all Summer long, sometimes parents just need to get creative, especially if they can't manage to leave the house every day. In this YouTube video, little girl Kayla gets the adventure of her life when her dad creates a makeshift roller coaster right in their …

Living Rooms

9 Mystery Books Out Now In Paperback To Take To The Beach This Week

Every Fourth of July, hoards of happy bookworms head to one of America's beautiful sandy beaches, new novel in hand. If you are one of the lucky ones …

Books

10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

Writing

The Unexpected, Yet Totally Natural, Way to Repel Mosquitoes

I live in a one bedroom "garden" apartment, which means that I get to have my own front door, porch, and small strip of flower bed. The only downside?<p>…

Plants

Made for Shade

Today’s photos come from Karen Holmen:<p><i>I am a long-time gardener in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. What started as a small backyard garden has grown over</i> …

Landscaping

10 BRILLIANT WAYS TO ORGANIZE YOUR KITCHEN LIKE A PRO

10. If you are like me you probably get sick of plastic bags laying around everywhere. One great solution is this <b>Plastic & Garbage Bag Holder</b> that …

Learn How To Publish Your Novel On Your Own With This In-Depth Guide

It helps you become an author by focusing on the entire process, from writing to creating a website to getting your book published on Amazon.<p>The idea …

7 Writing Tips I'm Following This Summer To Help Me Finish My Novel By The End Of The Season

Every May, I get a flurry in my stomach as summer swings into view. <i>I'm going to write a novel this summer,</i> I think to myself. <i>I'm going to actually do</i> …

Life is easier with a capsule wardrobe

Until recently, I thought a “capsule wardrobe” was some contemporary notion that millennials were touting as the newest fashion craze. I was surprised to learn that the term was coined by Susie Faux, the owner of a London boutique called Wardrobe, in the 1970s. According to Faux, a capsule wardrobe …

Minimalism

6 Bedroom Plants for Better Sleep and Fresher Air!

Most of us, after a stressful day, want nothing better than to enjoy a good night’s sleep. Dim lights, a warm shower or soothing music, can all help …

Container gardening: The rules to know, and the rules to break

May is the month to assemble pots and containers for the rest of the growing season. They aren’t just for summer; spared an early frost, tender container plants can still look great at the end of October, so it pays to devote some time and resources to getting them right.<p>Lushly planted containers …

Gardening