Comforts Of Home Archive

woman smartphone bluetooth headset
Today, technology is improving in leaps and bounds. What it means at home is impressive. Here’s how you can harness Bluetooth for at-home comfort. *** Convenience is always highly sought-after by tired, huddled masses. When it comes to life at home,...
woman happy living alone
Over 50% of North America’s 31 million people living alone are female, and experts say decorating their homes is part of the new feminism. *** I absolutely loved this story in the Globe & Mail, “For women who live...
handing over the cash money
A rich relative dies and leaves you $100,000. How would you use that money to improve your home? What’s your dream project? Here are 5. *** I asked on Twitter recently what folks would do around their home if money was...
shabby chic home office
When you work from home, your whole home can be your office. Why not create some little work nook corners for short-term tasks? *** For most folks, work is all about routine. Same desk, same position, same lighting, same...
knives in knife holder kitchen
Sharp knives are the difference between enjoying cooking and finding it a chore. Here’s why great knives are the best investment you can make in cooking. *** I’ve been thinking a lot about knives lately. Soon I’ll have no...
woman beautiful day open window houseplants
Want to keep your home smelling awesome but not a fan of chemical air sprays? Take a look at these healthy, non-toxic odor control ideas. *** I do a lot of cooking with pungent ingredients like garlic and onions;...
dog on a welcome mat
Your home is your biggest investment. Don’t enter renovations without considering whether it will add value to your home when you sell it one day. *** If you’re renovating your home, it’s important to not just think about what...
mid-century modern dining room with table
Easily one of the most cringe-worthy decades ever, the ’70s had bold ideas but bad execution. Today, we can improve the sins of our fathers. *** When people think of iconic decades in decor, the 1970s are the one...