Lauren Landers

Contributing Writer


  • Specialties: Sustainability, homesteading and gardening writer
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in English from Endicott College; Master Gardener designation from the University of Maine
  • Other work: Owner and creator at

Best DIY Advice

In my experience, a lot of DIY successes come down to one thing: believing that you can do it. For instance, do I know how to tile a floor or prune a hydrangea or install a drip irrigation system? No, but I can learn how to!”