Dreaming of a "holiday house" can be lovely--if pre-holiday home improvements are kept realistic. To hone down your list, try today's Holiday Home Spruce-Up Exercise. Cut to the chase with today's Christmas Countdown assignment!
Get ready for Christmas with holiday help from sister site Organized Christmas.
Driving to work or school today, it's hard to avoid the splattered remains of Jack O'Lantern on the street--and the bowl of Halloween candy is looking mighty picked over after last night's Trick-or-Treaters. Time for a decor swap!
Tuck Halloween-specific decorations into a box, and replace them with Autumn or Thanksgiving-themed items to keep holiday decorations looking fresh and timely.
A hanging shoe bag--the kind with pockets for each shoe--does double duty when hung near the entryway. In winter, stuff mittens, hats and scarves into the pockets to keep them at hand. Summer sees sunblock, hats, sunglasses and pool passes ready to go. Cut entryway clutter!