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11 Halloween Decorating Ideas From Dollar Stores

Scary skulls, ghoulish lighting, pumpkins make for a spooky holiday​


8 Things That Are Hard to Find (and Why)

Supply chain issues could wreak havoc on holiday shopping

Should You Waive a Home Inspection in a Hot Market?

Carefully consider pros and cons when it comes to buying real estate

13 Pumpkin Spice Treats to Try This Season

Specialty coffees, desserts and unexpected pumpkin spice products available for a limited time

Yard and Garden

8 Yard and Garden Chores for Fall

This autumn to-do list will create healthier plants during growing season​​​

6 Ways to Get Your Gardening Muscles in Shape This Season

Before digging, pruning and planting, make sure you're ready for the work

6 Tips for Planting a Pet Safe Garden

Watch out for poisonous plants, moldy compost, fertilizers and more

Spruce Up at Home

​Streamline Your Kitchen With These 5 Easy Techniques​​

Better organization and decluttering drawers and pantry can help cooks make the most of small spaces​​​

10 Secret Decorating Tips to Make Your Home Feel Larger

Decluttering, paint, flooring and fabric choices make a difference

Take Your Balcony From Boring to Breathtaking in 4 Steps

Use plants, lighting and rugs to create a sense of privacy and comfort


6 Delicious Uses for a Muffin Tin

It can be utilized to make small meals or desserts such as pizza, frittatas, and more

7 Foods You Didn't Know You Could Freeze

Faster dinner prep, fewer shopping trips, lower food bills? Cool!

4 Quick, Easy Sheet Pan Meal Ideas

This simple cooking technique makes cleanup a breeze by cooking your meal in one dish


Should TikTok Be Your Next Cookbook?​

The popular social media platform is a great source for cooks

Been a While Since You Hosted? 7 Ideas to Consider

Social muscles may be a bit rusty, but this guide can help

Sweet Ways to Enjoy Baking With Grandchildren

Whether in person or virtually, strengthen bonds by sharing recipes, techniques for creating confections

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