Our 5 Favorite Travel Finds of the Week

As a travel editor, I spend a lot of time scouring hotel and restaurant reviews, tracking vacation trends, and—I’ll admit—daydreaming about my own next trip. (It’s impossible not to!)

Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms Who Love to Travel

Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 10) is quickly approaching. For a mom who loves to travel, these five gifts will definitely bring her a smile. 1. Reserved Beach Towel: This towel will let everyone know when mom claims her chair at the pool, $26; amazon.com 2. Olloclip Lens System for iPhone: When it’s not practical to carry a camera, this lens will capture beautiful photos, […]

Links We Love: Just Crazy Enough to Work

This week we’re doing a hat-tip to ideas that make us shake our heads in disbelief. Impossible? Perhaps at first glance. Yet these surprising hacks demonstrate the power of ingenuity. Upcycling ideas that will blow your mind. (Like a votive made out of an orange peel—what?!) 10 happiness-inducing paint colors. Hint: It’s all about the pastels. 9 unusual cleaning tricks […]

Weekend DIY: Try a New Trellis

An A-frame trellis gives tomatoes or squash plenty of room to climb—and at the end of the season, can be folded flat for storage.