12 Patriotic Virtual 4th of July Party Ideas for 2020

3 Jul
Just because you can’t get together with the gang in real life on the 4th doesn’t mean you can’t have a blast with them. Luckily, thanks to some nifty technological advances and serious out-of-the-box thinking, we’ve come to the rescue with a dozen virtual 4th of July party ideas. More>>

The Top 25 Escapist Books to Read in Quarantine, per Goodreads

12 Jun

There are times when you just want to escape. And though escaping while quarantining may prove difficult during the coronavirus pandemic, you can do it without ever leaving your chair with a good book. Goodreads compiled its top 25 “feel-good” and escapist books based on members’ wish lists, reviews and trending titles, which members have been reading since the beginning of March. So put your feet up, open a book and get away from it all. More>>

14 Things Everyone is Going to Buy When Quarantine is Over

5 Jun

Ready, set, shop!

We all know people who will make a beeline for their Botox, waxing, threading, and hair salons after quarantine lets up, but you may also want to schedule a trip to your local department stores to pick up items that were nearly impossible to find during the quarantine. Here is a list of some of the items you may not have realized were necessities—until you went to buy them and couldn’t. More>>

Now’s the Time to Tackle These Annoying Home Jobs

29 May

Spending more time at home means having more opportunities to notice little snagging issues around the home, that until now you haven’t had time to fix. As we all continue to hunker down, there’s really never been a better time to tackle your home needs head on, in order to create a space you’ll never want to leave. From washing your windows, to ridding your house of clutter hotspots, squeaky hinges and wonky floorboards, this definitive guide reveals the hands-on household jobs to take on over the coming weeks. More>>

25 Summer Staycation Ideas to Enjoy at Home

22 May

If your upcoming getaway has been put on the back burner, there’s no need to let your dreams of a summer break float away. With a little creative thinking, there’s plenty of fun to be had by all the family without leaving the house. From alfresco home cinemas to garden glamping and backyard water parks, you won’t wish you were anywhere else with these magical staycation ideas. More>>

25 Positive Home Changes That Will Stick After Coronavirus

15 May

Silver linings that will change our homes for good. With the arrival of coronavirus, life is very different now from what it was at the beginning of 2020. And while it’s a worrying time for everyone, it’s not all doom and gloom. For many of us, our homes and daily routines have altered drastically – in some cases for the better. Let’s take a look at the positive household changes that are here to stay long after lockdown has been lifted. More>>

10 Ways to Celebrate Mom

8 May

Mother’s Day is celebrated in countries around the world-and has ancient roots. In the United States this year, Mother’s Day is celebrated on May 10, 2020. Here are 10 ways to celebrate moms and motherhood – especially during these unusual times when many of us are quarantined at home. More>>

20 Best Hanging Plants for Your Patio, Parlor, and Everywhere in Between

1 May

Are you excited to start gardening this spring? We can’t wait! With more time spent at home, we’re looking forward to stepping up our gardening game by working on some new projects. Whether you’re brand new to the gardening world or have been a pro for years, we’ve got you covered with gardening ideas that will make your beds bloom. More>>