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‘Tis the season for spring cleaning. Rather than handling all the chores yourself, here are 7 awesome ways to get the kids involved – and even excited about it. Motivate with Music Listen to upbeat music to get the kids – and the adults – motivated, no matter which cleaning tasks you plan on tackling. Use one of your workout playlists to inspire everyone into active mode, or just pick some fun songs from a Youtube or Spotify playlist. Allow …

The holiday season is always full of laughter, cheer and, of course, cringe-worthy fails. With a new year comes new goals and inspiration but sometimes the best inspiration comes from knowing what NOT to do. These 13 decorating debacles take the fail phenomenon to a whole new level. 1. OH, OH, NO! “Ho, ho, ho” decked out on holiday decorations is a surefire way to get everyone psyched about the season. This piece, however, appears to be lost in translation. A …

If your Christmas lights are on the blink and your holiday decorations are more “ho hum” than “ho ho ho,” it’s time for an ornamental overhaul. We’ve got the fix to your holiday decor frustration. Instead of dumping everything and starting over, fix and freshen up those outdated decorations. The merry makeover season has begun. 1. New Life for Last Year’s Lights Even if you packed the light strands neatly away last winter, problems happen. Individual bulbs or even an entire …

For the aesthetic enthusiast, this one’s for you. There’s nothing quite like that feeling of satisfaction when you come across an Instagram account that embodies your dream design style. Following that account feels like you’ve found your new home decor BFF, and you can’t help but double tap every post (#Goals). A while back, we put together a list of our favorite interior designers, but this time we’re featuring Instagrammers that take the cake. Our aesthetically pleasing Insta Pro’s range …

Whether you’re hosting your first Thanksgiving or your fifth, advance planning is the secret to your success.  Here are some tips to pace yourself through the dinner and decor planning so the big Turkey Day turns out as perfect – and enjoyable – as you’ve imagined. Four to Five Weeks Before: Finalize the Guest List Before the end of October, it’s time to finalize your Turkey Day guest list. Jot down the names of all potential guests, then write up …

The weeks leading up to Halloween are practically a celebration of creativity. This spooky season offers more freedom for freakishly fun decor than any other time of the year. Here are six kid-friendly Halloween projects that allow children of all ages to get in on the DIY decorating fun. 1. Scary Scenic Windows Be the envy of the neighborhood with this incredibly cool Halloween window scene made from construction paper and colorful tissue paper. The beauty of this project is that all ages will …