Yes, You Can Find Budget- and Kid-Friendly Vintage Picks — Here’s How
I know; it seems unlikely that a gorgeous antique is also kid-friendly. But I’m here to tell you that it is indeed possible.
Feb 28, 2022
11 Yummy Frozen Appetizers That Taste Homemade
Including Buffalo wings, mini samosas, crab cakes, and more!
Feb 28, 2022
10 of the Coolest Car Beds That’ll Have Your Little One Racing Off to Sleep
We’re really loving the Lightning McQueen bed!
Feb 28, 2022
Before and After: A $20 Yard Sale Dresser Gets Two Fabulous Redos
Solid pieces of furniture like this one can be made over again and again.
Feb 28, 2022
Ask Maxwell: What’s the Biggest Design Mistake You’ve Ever Made?
What’s the biggest kid-related design mistake you’ve ever made in your home?RebeccaDear Rebecca,I NEVER make mistakes! Hahahaha. Of course I do, but I often think about mistakes as something that I quickly address, learn from and then move on. So, in this way, mistakes are par for the course and necessary. However, if I were to think back and pass one one…. Hmmmmm….
Feb 28, 2022
These Unicorn Swirl Cookies Are the Ultimate Kid Treat
Three different freeze-dried berries give them a striking, swirling pattern.
Feb 27, 2022
Crispy Air Fryer Potatoes are the Decadent Brunch Dish You Need to Make This Weekend
Fire up that air fryer!
Feb 27, 2022
This 5-Ingredient Wrap is Our Family’s Favorite No-Cook Meal
Plus, it’s a great option for hand-held, on-the-go eating for busy evenings.
Feb 27, 2022
13 Feeding Tools for Babies and Toddlers That Saved Our Lives
From the best high chairs down to my favorite bento box for playground snacks, here are my must-haves for kids in the kitchen.
Feb 27, 2022
30-Minute Pantry Dinners That Will Save Your Weeknights
Sheet pan salmon, lentil soup, and more easy meals from cookbook author Dawn Perry.
Feb 26, 2022
How to Have a COVID-Safe Spring Break with Kids
There’s no need to sacrifice fun, even while staying cautious. Here, ideas to get the whole family adventuring or relaxing in fresh new ways.
Feb 26, 2022
We Tried 5 Popular Methods for Cleaning Casserole Dishes — And the Winner is Also the Fastest
Can a Magic Eraser or a dryer sheet win our showdown? Let's find out!
Feb 26, 2022
10 Cozy Kids’ Comforters for Every Style
*immediately adds Marvel set to cart*
Feb 26, 2022
My Abuelita Shares 16 of Her Best Home and Kitchen Hacks
You won't believe they actually work!
Feb 25, 2022
2 Important Things to Do When Recycling Food Containers
According to experts.
Feb 24, 2022
The Brilliant Way to Store Condiments (It’s Not in Your Fridge Door!)
Let’s face it: The bottom drawer of the fridge is nothing more than a black hole. We’ve all probably brought home a haul of fresh fruits and veggies, only to find them wilted or worse, moldy, in the same place a few weeks later. The issue? Many of us just don’t eat what we can’t see.
Feb 24, 2022
15 Fun Kids’ Loft Beds That Help Make the Most of Their Space
We don’t know who’s going to love them more, you or your little one!
Feb 24, 2022
Crispy Cottage Fries Are the Easiest Fries Ever to Make
"I can never resist reaching for just one more."
Feb 23, 2022
Home and Heritage Traditions Lessons I Want to Teach My Children as a Black Mother
Home is not just a building; it's a collection of traditions passed down through generations of builders, homemakers, and artists.
Feb 22, 2022
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4 Creative Ways to Incorporate Beef into Your Kids’ Diet
You've heard about the importance of getting protein, iron, zinc, and choline into kids' diets but haven't figured out just how to do that? Look no further than easy versatile beef for creative ways to make nutritious meals even more delicious.
Feb 22, 2022
6 Forgotten Tools and Appliances You Need to Clean ASAP
You’d be forgiven for thinking several items around your home are self-cleaning. Items like your soap dispenser and dishwasher are literally used for cleaning… with soap… so how can they themselves get dirty? Welp, they can. 
Feb 22, 2022
7 Genius Organizing Tricks These Grandmas Rely On
Including a tip on making a pantry out of nothing.
Feb 22, 2022
The One Crowd-Pleasing Condiment My Family’s Fridge is Never Complete Without
You can find it in most grocery stores, but the flavor tastes really rich and homemade.
Feb 21, 2022
This Family’s Gorgeous Brownstone Is Full of Calming Textiles
Becca Crawford, who works at textiles and decor brand St. Frank, fell for the high ceilings and charming pre-war details of this Brooklyn Brownstone; it's the perfect canvas for her enviable collection of gorgeous textiles.
Feb 21, 2022
These Two Siblings’ Rooms are Too Magical for Words
A nautical room with a lighthouse feel and a safari-themed space with a starry ceiling.
Feb 21, 2022
Ask Maxwell: Your Best Ideas for Easy Book Storage?
My daughter loves reading, but her books are overflowing! Do you have any suggestions on good book organization solutions for kids?JonDear Jon,You’ve got a good problem there to solve. I also know what it’s like when your kid loves books, but tends to treat them like empty candy-bar wrappers that get thrown on the floor after use.
Feb 21, 2022
4 TikTok Cleaning Hacks That Really Worked
Some of them were game-changers. Some of the hacks worked... with caveats. Others? Well, let’s just say they didn’t measure up to the hype.
Feb 20, 2022
How Our Family of Five Zoned Our 96-Square-Foot Kitchen for Efficiency
It doesn’t take long, but it saves us so. Much. Time. (Plus, kitchen-zoning teaches kids to be independent, which is the gift that keeps on giving!)
Feb 20, 2022
Before & After: A 1960s Kitchen and Dining Room Gets a Marvelous Mid-Century-Style Makeover — and Bonus Coffee/Wine Bar
The reno makes everything look bigger and brighter, but still has mid-century charm fitting of a mid-century house.
Feb 20, 2022
The One Spaghetti with Meat Sauce Recipe You Need to Know
The quickest answer to Italian red sauce cravings.
Feb 19, 2022
A Rich, Cheesy Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast Casserole
Starting with pre-made biscuit dough makes it extra quick and easy.
Feb 19, 2022
A Maximalist Colorado Home’s Bedroom Has an Unforgettable Yellow Ceiling
When Shar and her husband and kids moved into their forever home in Colorado, she was excited to go BOLD with color. "My personality definitely shines through my decor style," she says. "The boldness and vigor and sauciness."
Feb 18, 2022
Our Favorite Naan Pizzas Come Together Super Quickly — And Only Require 4 Ingredients
We love having formula meals like this one in our back pockets for busy nights!
Feb 18, 2022
After 11 Worldwide Moves, This Family Has Finally Found Their Forever Home
After spending years in rental homes that had to be neutral, Maggie Overby isn't holding back in this her forever home. She's adding lots of layers of pattern, color, and DIYs.
Feb 17, 2022
I Tried 4 Famous Spinach-Artichoke Dips and Two Were Tied for First Place
I was impressed by each and every one.
Feb 17, 2022
Before & After: This Bland Kitchen Gets an Incredible Purple Makeover
The "after" feels like a breath of fresh air.
Feb 16, 2022
A Family of Five Transforms a Rental NYC Apartment into a Beautiful Home
And how they live their best lives in NYC.
Feb 15, 2022
Juicy Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Is the Instant Family Hit — Even with Picky Eaters
Bacon is the best thing to ever happen to boneless, skinless chicken breasts.
Feb 15, 2022
The 8 Best Recipes to Make for New Parents
It's about comfort, convenience, and care. Here, eight recipes to give new parents all those things.
Feb 14, 2022
Before and After: A $700 Project Doubles This Family’s Laundry Room’s Storage
Aside from being ultra practical, this redo is gorgeous to boot.
Feb 14, 2022
Ask Maxwell: What’s the Single Best Thing You Bought for Your Home Recently?
What was the single best thing you bought for your home recently?TaraDear Tara,I’m a shopaholic and LOVE to constantly upgrade and improve my home, so I’m going to give a short list of TEN THINGS I’ve purchased recently that I really, really love: 1. KnifeAid – I’ve discovered an easy way to keep my knives sharp (since I never ever sharpened them before and they are always dull), but sending them in the mail to Knife Aid.
Feb 14, 2022
The Best Paint Colors for Kids’ Rooms, According to Designers
From dramatic onyx to the most calming neutral around, these are the colors we want to bookmark for our kids' spaces.
Feb 13, 2022
How I Prep for a Week of Super-Cheap and Easy Pantry Meals
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner for a week come together with a quick weekend session.
Feb 13, 2022
Before and After: It Only Took 2 Days to Give This Camper Room a Brand-New Spin
The teeny space just needed a little pick-me-up.
Feb 13, 2022
Before & After: This Totally Brilliant $1,000 IKEA Hack Transformed This Family’s Dingy Garage
The easy DIY project makes the family's entryway way more functional for them.
Feb 12, 2022