Outdoor Living

Why Leaves Change Color—and Everything Else You Need to Know About Fall Foliage

Mother Nature treats us to a spectacular yet fleeting color show only once a year. Here’s the lowdown on why it happens and how to capture the reds, golds, and oranges in all their glory.

How—and Why—One Woman Lives in 150 Square Feet

What do you do when you’re a reluctant city dweller craving nature? If you’re ecologist Jenny Carney, you build yourself a tiny remote getaway (with a little help from Pa).

6 Fresh Ideas for the Ultimate Summer Party

Throw your best-ever outdoor bash with these creative concepts from top event planners.

7 Standout Swings and Hammocks

These hanging recliners take lazy day lounging to the next level.

7 Crazy Fun Pool Accessories

If you’re looking to elevate your water accessories in time for those summer swims, we’ve got some quirky options for you to consider.

8 Spring Wreaths That Will Brighten Your Door This Season

These DIYs will inspire you to head to the craft store, or even your garden, for some beautiful-yet-easy decorations.

6 Exterior Holiday Decorations

Bring the holiday spirit to your front yard with one (or all!) of these festive finds.

7 Eye-Catching Outdoor Lanterns

Get a beautiful glow—no juice cleanse required! Just display one of these lanterns and let the flickering light add ambience to your space (and your face).

8 Gorgeous Garden Stools

Use one of these multi-purpose stools as a stylish seat, a sweet display for blooms, or a perch for a platter of hors d’oeuvres.

Your Ultimate Guide to a Clutter-Free Home

Never wonder where to put anything again with these ingenious organizing picks, tips, and tricks.

9 Beautiful and Unbreakable Serving Pieces

As a host, you already have enough on your plate. To make things easier on yourself, choose reusable options that look practically identical to the real thing.

9 Summery Home Accessories

The sun is (finally) shining, but it’s also now revealing some drab old pieces that need to be replaced. Grab one of these worthwhile picks to freshen up your space for the season.