One sure sign of spring is the beautiful, chirping melody of a bird on a sunny morning. Is there a better way to wake up than by the sweet sound of nature’s own alarm clock? more

Mar 24, 2016 9:03 AM DIY

What did Kate and Ted Hake use to decorate their wedding? “Anything I liked,” says Kate. Fortunately, she has great taste. more

May 22, 2015 8:55 AM Decor & Design


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

We all love that time of the year when the leaves begin to change and we can break out our scarves and boots. more

Sep 26, 2014 8:36 AM DIY


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Who doesn’t love accessories? From earrings, to scarves, to watches, to ties, we have them. Out of all of the little extra pieces of clothing or jewelry that we have, however, there is one accessory that we always need to have: our keys. more

Aug 29, 2014 10:31 AM DIY

Have a few rogue seashells floating around the house after family trips to the beach this summer? Display them, along with some vibrant succulents, in a new way: beach-themed terrariums. more

Jul 25, 2014 9:36 AM DIY

Raise your hand if, at some point in your crafting career, you’ve made an unfortunate decision involving fake flowers. (All of our hands should be raised.) more

May 30, 2014 9:44 AM DIY


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Every woman from 25 to 65 knows what a joy and a responsibility it can be to throw a shower for a close friend or relative. more

Apr 25, 2014 9:17 AM Parties

If you can’t stand the thought of going another long winter without seeing green until spring, take a trip to your local hardware store to grab the supplies for this practical herb planter. more

Mar 27, 2014 9:50 AM Decor & Design


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Metallics are right on trend for 2014 (read Precious Metal), and we couldn’t be happier. Here’s one easy way to mix them into your home décor without investing in the real deal: gold leafing. more

Feb 28, 2014 9:36 AM Decor & Design

With a little time and effort on a lazy Sunday morning, these sweet pillowcases can be yours just in time for Valentine’s Day. more

Jan 29, 2014 11:02 AM DIY


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

It started with a page torn out of a magazine hanging from a magnet on the fridge. The ugly white fridge that bumped out past the counter taking up precious inches in a tiny galley kitchen. more

Aug 23, 2013 2:07 PM Decor & Design

I am notoriously bad at bowling. Forget the fact that bowling was a mandatory part of my high school gym curriculum (it’s what happens when your high school is next to a bowling alley). more

Jun 26, 2013 10:42 AM Travel


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Give your precious pets a place to kick up their paws—in Style! This DIY pet bed can even be made of recycled materials for all those eco-conscious owners (and animals) out there. more

May 28, 2013 11:03 AM DIY


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Have your child dip his/her hands in red paint, then stamp their hands at either side of the top third of the paper. more

Apr 25, 2013 7:57 AM Recipes


Photography by Donovan Roberts Witmer

Of all the Martha Stewart talents I possess, I have to admit that a green thumb is not one of them. more

Mar 28, 2013 9:25 AM DIY

All it takes is a few hours on a weekend to build and install this multi-purpose family message center—an item that will add just as much beauty to your home as it will tidiness. more

Feb 21, 2013 10:36 AM DIY

Living with color is not a crazy as some may think. more

Feb 20, 2012 11:54 AM DIY