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Recent articles by Melanie:

50 Best Dorm Room Ideas for 2021

Make sure you've got the right organizational and decorative touches to make your college dorm instantly like home. We've rounded up 50 dorm room ideas to help you outfit your new digs. → Read More

'I Tried Artscape's Stained Glass Window Film and Here's My Full Review'

Artscape sells many different window film designs, all of which have tons of favorable reviews on Amazon. It may be affordable, but it's anything but cheap. Check out our full review → Read More

The Pillow Cube Is Super Odd, but It’s Also Incredibly Comfortable

The Pillow Cube claims to be the “perfect pillow for side sleepers.” We test it and see if it is worth all the hype. Read on to see what everyone is talking about. → Read More

Supergoop! Glow Stick Sunscreen Review

Not only is the compact size of the Glow Stick perfect, but its clear formula makes it a favorite to use. Check out our full review of Supergoop's Glow Stick sunscreen. → Read More

The Best Memorial Day 2021 Mattress Sales & Deals Right Now

Now’s your chance to save big and sleep better than ever. → Read More

Miracle Comforter Review

The Miracle Comforter is a surprisingly lightweight, airy, and very cool all-season comforter that manages to retain its puffed-up look. Check out our full review. → Read More

28 Best Mothers Day Decorations for 2021

From stylish decorative succulents to serving trays made for breakfast in bed, we’ve found the perfect Mother’s Day decorations to amplify the ambiance. → Read More

10 Best Wooden Picnic Tables for 2021

If you're looking for the right table-and-seat combo to use during the warmer months, these are the best wooden picnic tables for taking your al fresco festivities to the next level. → Read More

FinaMill Spice Grinder Review: Interchangeable Pods Make Seasoning Easier

The FinaMill Spice Grinder provides everything that you'd expect from a battery-powered pepper mill — plus, you can actually swap out the spices that you grind with it. Check out our full review. → Read More

15 Best Photo Gifts for 2021

From sophisticated to sentimental to downright silly, these are the photo gifts that will totally capture anyone's heart. → Read More

15 Best Eco-Friendly Products to Use in 2021

These eco-friendly products can replace throwaway plastic items that would otherwise remain buried on this planet for hundreds of years. Read on to see how easy it can be to make the switch. → Read More

10 Best Gardening Tools for Beginners, according to an expert

While everyone's setup is going to be a little bit different, these 10 gardening tools are some of the most important to have on hand to make your work in the yard go a lot more smoothly → Read More

Review: The Baleaf Biker Shorts From Amazon Are So Good, I Buy Them in Multiples

The Baleaf Biker Shorts are an affordable pair that feel great, are available in different colors and inseam lengths, and have the ideal level of high-waistedness. Check out our full review. → Read More

8 Best Adjustable Bed Frames for 2021

Adjustable bed frames allow you to sleep perfectly flat or with your back and legs raised in a more cradled position. After extensive research, we found the best adjustable bed frames out there. → Read More

Review: Cleancult Makes It Easy to Get Into Natural Cleaning — But Does It Work?

Cleancult is a nontoxic, cruelty-free cleaning brand based in New York and Puerto Rico that has recyclable and reusable packaging and a transparent ingredients list. Check out our review to see if it really works. → Read More

15 Best Sympathy Gifts for 2021

This guide covers 15 different sympathy gifts — these ideas all center a grieving person's wellbeing, providing comfort from afar, taking some weight off of their shoulders, and uplifting them when they need it most. → Read More

20 Best Natural & Organic Cleaning Products to Use in 2021

These natural and certified organic home cleaners are safe to use around babies, pets, and sensitive humans. Check out our favorite natural cleaning products so you can stock up with the good stuff. → Read More

I Tried Misfits Market, the Produce Subscription That Helps Reduce Food Waste

Misfits Market is a subscription service that works with certified-organic farms to resell excess produce that isn't fit for supermarket shelves. Check out our full review. → Read More

Logitech K380 Keyboard Review

The Logitech K380 Bluetooth Keyboard is a tech accessory for typing that can pair up to three devices at a time. Check out our full review. → Read More

8 Best Washable Rugs for 2021

By comparing the specs and reviews of many different brands of washable rugs and by consulting other buying guides, these are the eight best washable rugs for a cleaner home. → Read More