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Alert: Instagram's Favorite "It" Plant Is Back at Costco

Alert: Instagram's Favorite "It" Plant Is Back at Costco

Great news, plant parents: the Instagram favorite fiddle leaf fig tree appears to be back in stock at select Costco locations across the country. READ MORE »
The Best Colors for Every Room in Your Home

The Best Colors for Every Room in Your Home

Paint color is all about creating an ambience for your home. That's why it's important to select paint colors based on how you want a room to feel instead of mindlessly adhering to trends. To prove

A Kitschy, Pink-alicious Apartment that Says No! to Minimalism — House Tour

Name: Alex and Sean Location: Grand Lake — Oakland, California Size: 500 square feet Years lived in: 5 years, renting Alex and Sean refuse to leave any walls bare in their Oakland
Here's What Living A Short Walk from Target Is Really Like

Here's What Living A Short Walk from Target Is Really Like

For me, Target became a non-negotiable nearby amenity while I was growing up in Las Vegas, Nevada. I loved grabbing a coffee from Starbucks, thumbing through video games, and thinking about purchasing

Get a Glimpse of Old Hollywood at Shirley Temple's Former Home for Sale

Hollywood's Star Tour buses race around the windy streets of 90210 pointing out the homes of Brad Pitt, Gwen Stefani, or Quentin Tarantino. The glitz and glam of Hollywood looks a bit different now
I Gave Up Plastic for One Week and It Was Very Eye-Opening

I Gave Up Plastic for One Week and It Was Very Eye-Opening

I've been thinking a lot about my relationship with plastic. Perhaps you have too, Because the problem with our plastic-filled world is a topic that has become impossible to ignore. First, there
This Is When You Should Call to Set Up Utilities When Moving

This Is When You Should Call to Set Up Utilities When Moving

The scene: You move into a new apartment and discover it will take days before you can get your wifi up and running. Perhaps worse, you have to take a vacation day to wait around for the internet

A 410-Square-Foot Buenos Aires Home Is Full of Renter-Friendly Ideas — House Tour

Name: Celeste and Felix Location: Monte Grande — Buenos Aires, Argentina Size: 410 square feet Years lived in: 2 years, renting Celeste and her boyfriend Felix's story actually starts in
Not Everything on a Movie Set Is Expensive: Affordable Finds From Film and TV

Not Everything on a Movie Set Is Expensive: Affordable Finds From Film and TV

Imagine a set designer decorated your apartment: They'd tell you exactly where the meaningful conversation corner should be, which bar cart is the most likely to further your character arc, what
This Smart Midwestern Blogger Hid the Two Ugliest Things in Her Kitchen

This Smart Midwestern Blogger Hid the Two Ugliest Things in Her Kitchen

What are the two ugliest things in any kitchen? Think really hard. The answer (at least in my book)? Electrical elements, like light switches and outlets. Maybe renovators spend some time thinking
The $18 Way to Come Home Happy Every Single Day

The $18 Way to Come Home Happy Every Single Day

The search for nice doormats is long and hard (picky, first time homeowner here) but I love them because they make me happy when I come home every day. It's easy to customize a basic doormat, so let
But Really, Will There Ever Be More Gilmore Girls Episodes?

But Really, Will There Ever Be More Gilmore Girls Episodes?

The long-awaited Gilmore Girls revival came out on Netflix almost two years ago, but from the minute that national binge-watched happened over Thanksgiving weekend, rumors have been flying about
Bathmats So Stylish You'll Want Them in Every Room

Bathmats So Stylish You'll Want Them in Every Room

Ever buy something you love, but don't need? Instead of buying and hoarding, why not justify your consumerism and find another use for those items you just couldn't pass up? Today we're looking at
One Arizona Town Is Building Tiny Houses for Its Teachers

One Arizona Town Is Building Tiny Houses for Its Teachers

As the war wages on to figure out how to compensate our teachers properly for the priceless work they provide by educating future generations of Americans, some school districts are tackling one
Before and After: This $80 IKEA Rug Hack Belongs in a High-End Gallery

Before and After: This $80 IKEA Rug Hack Belongs in a High-End Gallery

This delightful IKEA hack involves literally hacking up affordable rugs in pleasing colors and combining them to create a gallery-worthy wall hanging, but don't worry—bringing the pieces back together
Get the Original Robot Vacuum for 34 Percent Off Today Only on Amazon

Get the Original Robot Vacuum for 34 Percent Off Today Only on Amazon

UPDATE: Amazon has discontinued this Roomba deal without notice. However, the Roomba 690 is also currently under $300 and includes remote control through an app as well as smart home devices. The 690
This Old Farmhouse in Denmark Is as Dreamy as You'd Hope — House Call

This Old Farmhouse in Denmark Is as Dreamy as You'd Hope — House Call

Name: Mette Skov, boyfriend and our two girls ( 4 and 6) Location: Denmark Size: 2100 square feet Years lived in: 8 years, owned We bought our home in 2009 and completely renovated it—only
This Common Laundry Mistake Could Ruin Your Clothes One Day

This Common Laundry Mistake Could Ruin Your Clothes One Day

Even if you know all about sorting lights and darks, how to wash and dry different fabric types, and you remember to use the mysterious but very useful permanent press setting, there's still an easily

A Magical Attic Apartment with a "Genie Bottle Bedroom" — House Tour

Name: Terra Zosel Location: Kenwood Neighborhood, Minneapolis, Minnesota Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: Rented 6 months The story of Terra's apartment is multi-fold. Her home
Why I Chose to Move 2 Minutes Away From My Ex

Why I Chose to Move 2 Minutes Away From My Ex

When my ex, Sarah, moved into her new home on a beautiful tree-lined street in the middle of one of Toronto's most charming and historical neighborhoods, I began a months-long search for a place