A Supreme pizza on a round cutting board, with a pizza cutter cutting a slice.

11 New Uses for a Pizza Cutter

A pizza cutter can be one of the most versatile tools in your kitchen. Even though we usually only bring it out when we’re serving pizza, there are many incredible uses for a tool that’s built for clean and easy slicing. We’ve come up with 11 new uses for a pizza cutter that will make […]

A black Keurig brand coffee maker, with a bottle of white vinegar and a folded white dish cloth.

How to Clean Your Personal Coffee Maker

Not quite sure how to clean your personal coffee maker? It’s probably time to learn how, based on this unpleasant fact about your coffee maker: According to an NSF study in 2011, the coffee maker is one of the germiest items in your entire house. That’s right: your favorite small appliance can actually be home to lots […]

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How to Wash Pillows

How often do you wash pillows? If you’re like us, you can’t remember the last time you put them in the washer for a good cleaning. However, pillows do need to be washed at least twice a year to get rid of dust and fungi. The good news is that it’s easy to wash pillows, […]

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Four Simple Solutions for a Clutter Free Home

Clutter has a habit of creeping up on us. Our New Year’s resolution is always to declutter our house, and by February, the closets are a mess and we can’t find our favorite pair of shoes. But clutter doesn’t have to control your home anymore. We’ve identified four easy solutions for decluttering your home that […]

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Try This Trend: Apple Kitchen Decor

Update the heart of your home with our collection of apple kitchen decor. The perfect mix of rustic country and trendy chic, apples are a great way to add a burst of personality to the kitchen. Apple kitchen decor can be anything: a pan set, a clock, a mat, or even utensil covers. We picked out […]

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11 Painting Tips and Tricks

Before you start your next paint job, check out these ten painting tips and tricks. After all, painting can be an intimidating, but rewarding, process. What’s the best way to maintain your painting tools? What’s the best preparation strategy? How do you make the paint go on smoothly? Painting allows you to completely transform a […]

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Ways to Show Gratitude

During the holidays, we’re always coming up with different ways to show gratitude so that we can let our family, friends, and community know how much they mean to us. Whether you’re teaching kids gratitude through a gratitude globe or keeping a gratitude journal, showing gratitude for all the big and small blessings in your […]

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How to Prepare a Guest Room

With the holidays right around the corner, are you wondering how to prepare a guest room for friends and family? It’s important to create a clean, comfortable space while guests temporarily make your home their home! However, preparing a room shouldn’t be a time-consuming, stressful experience either. Follow these simple rules on how to prepare a guest room, and […]

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Tips for Winterizing Your Home

With the fall chill in the air, we thought it might be a good time to compile some tips for winterizing your home. After all, while we can start up our electric fireplaces and get out the electric blankets, how can we save on heating costs and keep cold air from getting inside? Luckily, learning […]

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7 Must-Dos for a Perfect Christmas Tree

With the Christmas season right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about a holiday staple: that perfect Christmas tree. While we all want a tree that makes our home look beautiful, decorating the “perfect” tree can be a daunting task. And from too-tall trees to broken lights, it seems like the problems can […]