My mother and grandmother were both avid quilters, as were many members of the rural community in which we lived. Individuals would
I didn’t realize I had a hygge home! I’ve been decorating it for years to achieve exactly that, but I didn’t know there was a name for it. Comfortable and cozy are the defining qualities of a hygge home. Hygge, considered a Danish or Scandinavian term and pronounced...
Now that you’ve been isolated at home far longer than you could have ever imagined, what are you going to do from this point forward?
I’m so excited!! It’s a perfect storm! Three of my favorite things are coming together on September 9: Reese Witherspoon, Netflix, and The Home Edit authors!! A home improvement series of eight episodes will premiere on Netflix, with Reese Witherspoon as executive...
I love Family Handyman, the website and the magazine. However, I do have one small problem with it. It probably should
When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping – in your own home. That’s right shop your own home. I’ve done it many times when
Decluttering has been a popular, or should I say prevalent, term in recent years. If you have stuff that you need to get rid of, then you have
Every Christmas season, friends and neighbors talk about the beauty of our home. Our decorations are a simple and traditional Southern farmhouse style. They are also…
Yes, I “kon mar-ied” my clothes! I know that’s not a word, but it just seemed appropriate as I completed the first step in the Kon-Mari process. Note the “deer in the headlights” look
Does the term “spark joy” mean anything to you? It does if you know about Marie Kondo, the tidying queen. Marie has published two wildly popular books, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo and Spark Joy. She also has a Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. Of course, I’ve read the books and watched the Netflix series in a couple of sittings!