Andréana Lefton

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andréana Lefton is a writer and educator, focusing on human rights and creating spaces of refuge—in our homes and communities. As a documentary researcher, she has freelanced with The Guardian as well as NPR- and BBC-affiliates. She’s written for On Being, the United Nations, and many non-profit clients in the US, UK, Europe, and Middle East. All that she knows of garden care and interior design she learned from her artistic mother, Jacqueline. She now applies these skills to her life in Chattanooga, TN, where home is an urban art studio with books piled everywhere. Read more at www.aelefton.org and follow her on Twitter.

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
9 Reasons You Should Mulch Your Garden Every Fall

An easy and effective way to winterize your garden, mulching is also key to saving time, money, and energy when spring arrives.

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 | MONDAY
9 Things You Never Thought You Could DIY—But Definitely Can

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SEPTEMBER 15, 2020 | TUESDAY
15 Jaw-Dropping Homes You Can Only Reach by Boat

Longing for a seaside getaway? These astonishing retreats offer access to pristine wilderness, just a stone’s throw from the water.

SEPTEMBER 4, 2020 | FRIDAY
10 Bugs That Invade Your Space Every Fall

With a few ounces of prevention, you can keep these insect invaders at bay—but if things get out of hand, don’t hesitate to call in the professionals.

AUGUST 31, 2020 | MONDAY
9 Factors That Jack Up the Cost of Home Insurance

Discover the real reasons behind home insurance premiums—and how to keep yours from rising.

AUGUST 27, 2020 | THURSDAY
Extreme Social Distance: See Some of the Most Remote Airbnbs in the World

Seek new horizons, while staying safe, from the comfort of your very own sailboat—or Spanish castle.

AUGUST 14, 2020 | FRIDAY
12 Annoying Fees That Are Easy to Avoid

A little savvy will save you big time when it comes to hidden fees. So read the fine print and speak up.

JULY 20, 2020 | MONDAY
Tiny Bedroom Ideas with Huge Amounts of Style

With the right design, a small bedroom can have loads of character and flair, so embrace the creativity that comes with spatial limitations.

JULY 14, 2020 | TUESDAY
10 Ways to Use Coconut Oil Around the House

Learn how to use much-hyped, multipurpose coconut oil for everything from home maintenance to wound healing.

JULY 9, 2020 | THURSDAY
13 Breathtaking Ideas for Backyard String Lights

String lights aren’t just for festive holidays. These bright, affordable mini-bulbs can add sparkle and enjoyment to your outdoor spaces, whatever the season.