Dana Schoenbaechler

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This is the real reason many Americans stay poor

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is part of a partnership between Next Avenue and Chasing the Dream, a public media …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

Home Decorating

A GREAT Tip On How To Save Money At Disney World!

Going to Disney World? I bet you wouldn't mind saving a few bucks. I know I always look for opportunities to cut costs in theme parks. Here's a great …

Disney World

​How to Unshrink a Sweater

It's happened to all of us: the incredulous dread when you see the smidge of fabric of your favorite wool sweater or the cashmere cardigan you got …

10 Hair Hacks Everyone Should Know

<i>This article originally appeared on MIMI.</i><p>As I've mentioned before, I'm not exactly an organized person (I think the scientific term for what I am is …

Here’s How To Make a Gross Cookie Sheet Look Brand New

Holiday baking shifts our cookie sheets into overdrive. Over the past few months, these trusted kitchen tools have seen it all—from spicy-sweet …

16 Interior Design Predictions for 2018 (And What’s on Its Way out)

Quick: Name the design trends you’ve been hearing about over and over again in 2017. It’s pretty safe to say that millennial pink will top that list, mid-century modern is still kicking around, and, for better or for worse, shiplap became something of an HGTV-ified cultural phenomenon the way …

Fun Facts You Never Knew About A Charlie Brown Christmas | TV Guide

<i>A Charlie Brown Christmas</i> has been a holiday staple since 1965, thanks to Vince Guaraldi's iconic jazz score and its sweet message of "what Christmas …

Charlie Brown

2017 Schedule of Christmas Movies and TV Specials

To make sure you get a full dose of Christmas movies and specials, and to make sure you don't miss <i>that one</i> you've looked forward to all year, Den of …

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Show Your Girlfriends Some Love This Christmas With These "Mom's Night Out" Mason Jars

All the women on your list deserve one of these!<p>We're completely convinced there's nothing a Mason jar can't do — and that includes becoming the perfect gifting vessel for the stressed-out and overworked mama in your life.<p>Blogger Lauren Ashworth of Little White House Blog used Mason jars to create …

10 Old-Fashioned Christmas Traditions We Love

A guide to celebrating Christmas just like our grandparents did.<p>If you're weary of over-the-top consumerism and crowded shopping malls, step back to a simpler time. Our grandparents didn't max out their credit cards or shop 'til they dropped. Having an old-fashioned holiday season centers on …

Disney Parks Unwrap Holiday Magic with Star-Studded Specials Across ABC, Disney Channel and Freeform

Mark your calendars, Disney fans! This holiday season Disney Parks around the world bring the magic of the most wonderful time of the year to your …

How to Clean a Chimney and Fireplace So Hearth and Home Remain Safe

Wondering how to clean a chimney? While this process—also known as "chimney sweeping"—might not be a regular stop in your housekeeping routine, it's …

Traditional Christmas decorating ideas for a classic look you’ll love

This Christmas, why not ditch brightly coloured baubles and metallic tinsel in favour of a more rustic and traditional Christmas decorating scheme? …

15 small bathrooms that you MUST see before renovating yours!

A small bathroom need not always translate into dark, shabby & cramped space. It is an intimate space where we refresh ourselves & get ready for the …

America’s Best Towns for the Holidays

A combination of luxe living and quaint charm helped this Rocky Mountain town capture the spot as the merriest of them all. Wandering along Cooper …

'We Weren't Ready': Dad Writes About Death Of Newborn In Heartbreaking Post

Father shares story of the birth of his terminally ill daughter<p>Imagine finding out during the 19th week of pregnancy that the baby your wife is …

Harry Connick Jr. plays Mary Tyler Moore Show theme in tribute to late actress

Harry Connick Jr. honored Mary Tyler Moore the way he knows best: a musical performance.<p>The musician and host of the talk show <i>Harry</i> shared how the …

The Absolute Best Hotels Near Walt Disney World

Complete your Disney vacation at one of these stand-out properties.<p>You can find true luxury in Orlando without premium park prices and over-the-top …

Walt Disney Company

9 Helpful Tips That Will Boost Your Productivity At Home

Working from home can actually result in greater productivity — Workopolis found in their poll that 90% of people believe telecommuting actually …

Behold: 9 Beautiful New Photos from Disney's Beauty and the Beast Live-Action Movie

Be our guest — and enjoy this excellent visual experience.<p>1. Belle and Beast in the library. Still can't get over those horns.<p>2. Cogsworth, Mrs. Potts, Lumiere, Babette the feather duster — the gang's all here!<p>3. Behind-the-scenes with Emma. Is there a proper way to hold ancient books?<p>4. Oh …

3 Things Disney Needs to Say on Thursday

Image source: Disney.<p>These are challenging times to be a <b>Disney</b> (NYSE: DIS) shareholder. The stock is out of favor, trading 24% lower than it was when it peaked 15 months ago. The media giant reports financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter after Thursday's market close.<p>Disney can go a long …

Old Disney Classics Are Getting Feminist Updates, And We Love It

It’s about damn time<p>Watching <i>Snow White</i> as a kid (the 1937 Disney classic, not the remake with Kristen Stewart), you might not have thought too much about the fact that our heroine basically cleans up after and cooks for seven grown (if tiny) men in exchange for a place to stay. "It’s totally …

Alicia Keys

Chic Wedding Color Palette Inspired by Aspen, Colorado

Your guests will think they've stepped into a winter wedding wonderland (say that three times fast) with this Aspen-inspired wedding color palette. Create a cozy chalet-esque ambiance by layering knits and sheepskins in shades of cream around lounge areas during your cocktail hour and reception, …

9 Totally Surprising And Incredible Uses For White Vinegar

Don't regulate this household all-star to the kitchen; white vinegar is useful all over your home.<p>Clean rusty tools and metals<p>Remove even the most stubborn rust from tools with a solution of 50 percent water and 50 percent white vinegar. “Vinegar is a great metal cleaner,” says Melissa Maker, …

17 Things Only Disney Superfans Know

Consider this the true test for super-fandom.<p>Whether you’re watching it snow in Florida or flying through space in California, a lot of magic happens …

13 Old Kitchen Features That Should Have Never Gone Out of Style

Bring back the fun and warmth, please!<p>Kitchens tend to be remodeled more than any other room in the house, and with the quick pace of trends, they're prone to looking outdated almost as soon as they're finished. We're ready to say good-bye to the stark, modern aesthetic currently taking over …

Kitchens

4 Life Lessons From Parents of Kids With Special Needs

Moms and dads whose children have special needs can teach all parents a thing or two about priorities and perspective.<p>Several years ago, I sat down for dinner with my husband and two kids and leaned over to cut my older child’s meat. He was 10, and I’d been mindlessly doing it for, well, forever. …