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April 5, 2019

Just when you've had it with all of the C-R-A-P that your crew scatters about your house, along comes this great list of Mom decluttering hacks to save your sanity. Keep calm and clean up! More

April 4, 2019

Not too much, not too little. Moms of kids with sensory sensitivity know exactly what we mean (as do the rest of you, at times)! That’s why Target’s new line of kid furniture is so exciting. Skip that pricey order from the specialty store and check out these cute, comforting and budget-friendly pieces!

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April 4, 2019

The florals, the ruffles, and yes, friends… the puffed sleeves of Laura Ashley are all coming soon to an Urban Outfitters near you. It’s the second time the two companies have teamed up to launch a collection, but this time, expect to see a debut of home items as well. As far as we're concerned, it's about time!

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April 3, 2019

We’re talking about the kind of wine you’d never buy as a gift. That inexpensive bottle that you’d enjoy at home, but fear isn’t fancy enough for your friends. So, with Costco, Trader Joe’s, Target and other retail chains competing for your budget vino dollar, what’s the best? Read on for the winners in the red, white and... settle down, yes, rosé, categories.

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March 14, 2019

The leprechauns are getting ready to come around! We don’t need no Pinterest-worthy St. Paddy’s Day plan when some green food dye can do so much! (Running low? CLICK HEREto order just in time!) Below, easy ways to get in the spirit, and we mean EASY!

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P.S. This may be the last day to get your St. Patrick's Day swag from our GIFT GUIDE!

March 7, 2019

You may not think of ravioli as a traditional St. Paddy’s Day staple — but did we mention it's shaped like a shamrock? As luck would have it, Costco is getting into the holiday spirit with this 5-cheese seasonal delight. We have the feeling it'll be magically delicious.

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February 28, 2019

One of us has seriously caught the Marie Kondo organizing bug. That's why we're loving these great tips for tackling clutter. From file folding to a hanging hair station, these ideas should get you on your merry way. Oh, and if you're looking for us, we'll be at The Container Store :) MORE

February 15, 2019

The condiment gun. The Oreo dipper. The avocado slicer. If there’s work to be done in the kitchen, there’s a gadget for that… and it usually comes in cool colors! Here... a look at what's out there. Who thought of some of these things?

the condiment gun

the Oreo dipper

the avocado slicer/ saver

the egg separator

warming butter knife

juicer/ grater/ straineR/ funnel, etc.

bag prop

citrus spray

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February 7, 2019

Last week's roundup of the top Super Bowl appetizer searches by state was a big hit with you guys, so how about another one? Below, a breakdown of each state's most popular kitchen gadget searches. Spiralizers are all the rage in six states. Not too far behind: Instant Pots and air fryers (which, as you can see, one of our husbands loves -- talking about you, John!). Find out what's big in your 'hood.

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February 6, 2019

The kitchen is one of the dirtiest places in your house -- think sink, faucet, cutting board and refrigerator handle. What else is on the list of gross, germ-filled hot spots in your house? Light switches, computer keyboards and more. Get the complete list and what you can do, here. MORE

February 6, 2019

Organization overload? Seems like everyone is tackling closets, drawers and every nook and cranny of their homes. But, if you're overwhelmed by the prospect of doing it all (like we are!), we're suggesting you focus on the one area in your home that could probably use it -- the fridge. These professional ideas from our friends at Good Housekeeping are easy to implement and will help you create a colorful food showcase that wil...

February 5, 2019

We are so excited for our friend Ruthy Kirwan -- the sheet pan dinner guru! Check out her book, which is designed for busy moms who want to make a healthy meal that doesn't take forever to get on the table.

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February 2, 2019

Whether you have big game day plans or you're kicking it at home on your own for the Super Bowl, it's always a good excuse to enjoy a fun and casual Sunday dinner with your crew. Looking for some inspiration? Our friend Melissa Johnson from Best Friends for Frosting knows how to throw a party for two or 200 and shares her tips below.

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January 19, 2019

Scene: a sweet-sixteen ski trip. Nearly a dozen girls -- all friends from the start -- invade the slopes of Vermont for a weekend of (rainy) skiing, fun and... oh right, there better be some food involved!

Sweet Melissa to the rescue! We know, we know, you thought dinner was her thing. But it turns out she's not a one-trick pony. The photos don't lie:

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January 17, 2019

Think a clutter-free home will make you feel better? Organization expert Marie Kondo agrees, and shows you how to do it in her iconic manual, "The Life--Changing Magic of Tidying up."

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