Kristina Grosspietsch

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Kristina is a writer living in NYC. Check her out on Google+!

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APRIL 2, 2013 | TUESDAY
5 Things to Do with... Maps

Whether you've been bitten by the travel bug or merely want to give the impression of being well-traveled, maps lend decor a sense of far-flung sophistication. Be it an ancestral family t...

MARCH 18, 2013 | MONDAY
How To: Choose a Lawn Mower

If your current lawn mower was built to last, it's probably been a while since you've shopped for a new one! When your trusty mower does finally cut its last blade, you may find it challe...

MARCH 15, 2013 | FRIDAY
5 Things to Do with... Old Silverware

Silverware is so much more than simply the source of your next bite.  After all, if you tap a knife on a glass of champagne, people will start kissing, or if you rudely bang a fork on the...

MARCH 11, 2013 | MONDAY
Taylor Swift Sells Her Cape Cod Abode

What do Bob Vila and Taylor Swift have in common, you ask? Apparently, a love for Cape Cod-style architecture! Taylor recently sold her large estate in Hyannis Port, MA, after owning it f...

FEBRUARY 15, 2013 | FRIDAY
How Well Do You Know the Presidents' Homes?

From log cabins to grand mansions, Northern cottages to Southern plantations, test your trivia knowledge of presidential hometowns and homesteads.

FEBRUARY 8, 2013 | FRIDAY
45 Ravishing Red Rooms

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we're seeing the color red just about everywhere—in our homes perhaps more than anywhere else. So in honor of Cupid's day on the calendar, we ...

FEBRUARY 1, 2013 | FRIDAY
Weekend Projects: DIY Furniture Updates

It's finally here—Friday! The weekend is a great time to relax, but it's also the perfect opportunity to bring simple projects from start to finish, like DIY furniture updates. So get out...

JANUARY 25, 2013 | FRIDAY
Weekend Projects: 5 Creative Ways to Build Shelves

From old textbooks to the latest printing of Harry Potter, and from VHS to DVD and now Blu-Ray, we can't stop collecting and hoarding rectangular objects! So instead of letting them sit i...

JANUARY 15, 2013 | TUESDAY
12 Hobbit Houses to Make You Consider Moving Underground

Cool in the summer, warm in the winter, and protected from the elements, earthen shelters—or hobbit houses—aren't just for Bilbo in the Shire.

DECEMBER 18, 2012 | TUESDAY
12 Architectural & Appetizing Gingerbread Houses

From recreations of the White House to the Wonders of the World, today's gingerbread houses are both architecturally sound and finger-licking good.