Although drinking was acceptable in 17th century New England, drunkenness was not. Massachusetts had extensive anti-drunkenness laws.
Dusting and changing bed sheets are nice, but, to bring your best hostess game, you've got to go all out holiday inn, and create the perfect cozy space in your home for guests to feel welcome and comfortable.
Okay brides and grooms: the holiday season is upon us and whether you have a ring on it yet (or not), it will soon be time for YOU to pop the question to your bridesmaids. I see this as the perfect opportunity to curl up by the fire with a cup of hot cocoa, take out that glue gun, and get to work.
I have to be honest with you, tequila was never my jam. In college, there was too much of it, there was usually a worm invo...
Need some inspiration? How about a full-out glittering gold Thanksgiving, to set the tone for an elegant holiday dinner?
Publishing a book is a wild tangle of creative, legal and business decisions. Many things are ideal to DIY; heart surgery, nuclear fusion and self-publishing are not among them.
When your guests tell you that your home is beautiful, do you nod appreciatively, even though you're not quite satisfied? Do you find your heart racing every time you pass a West Elm?
Pinterest, you may look happy and colorful, but you are really a cold and heartless artistically-designed, birthday-cake fueled demon. You have taught me that I suck in areas of life that I didn't even know existed until I met you.
It's important to always hire or consult with a professional before starting the work yourself. Read on to see which potentially hazardous repair and maintenance tasks are best left to the professionals.
Vinegar adds essential astringency to salad dressings, balances sauces and brightens all manner of flavors.
You've checked out recipes on Pinterest, made a list of games you'll play with your friends, and settled on a dinnerware set that is casually cool like the holiday itself. But what about the table centerpieces?
You can have your guestroom ready to go in no time and on a budget, with some quick, superficial touch-ups that will leave it pretty and pristine for incoming visitors this holiday!
It's impossible to resist that autumn excitement, when you see what these incredible artists can do with their unique style and an empty mantel.
I am going to share some tried and true decorating advice with you-invest in high ticket classic furnishings and have fun with colorful home accessories.
In my mind I was making an incredible jacket, but one mistake led to another mistake and in then end I had spent $80 on materials and 12 hours on a hideous jacket that I will never wear. As with my (many) DIY disasters in the past, I had to go through 5 stages of recovery.
Looking to get cozy as the weather gets cold? There's no better way to warm up than with a mugful of your favorite hot beverage. But not all sipping s...