Tool School Spring Giveaway!

Hey everyone! Spring is in the air, and that means all of you will be crawling out of hibernation and looking for some DIY projects to tackle! With that in mind, we've got a really great Home Depot #toolschool giveaway for you this week.

It's always fun to share some free tools with you guys, so scroll down for the details on how to enter to win:



HUSKY 10 in. 19-Compartment Canvas Small Parts Organizer Bag


  • Perfect for storing small parts

  • Six divided sections for easy organizing

  • Designed to stack 3-4 in a 5 Gal.

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Installing an Occupancy Sensing Light Switch

Zev won’t use the bathroom. This is a problem for Zev, but it’s a problem for me, too. Because when your four-year-old son avoids the downstairs bathroom at all costs, you’re going to end up footing the bill… eventually.

Here’s the thing: our downstairs bathroom is right off a stairwell that leads to the basement. And Zev, bless him, is afraid of that dark, spooky basement. So, although it’s obvious he needs to go — dancing feet, legs crossed, and the clearest sign of all, protesting adamantly that he DOES NOT HAVE TO GO! Continue Reading

Amazing Holiday Gifts for the Ones You Love

Gift guide - holiday gifts for everyone you love

I write this next sentence every year, and every year I believe it more: if buying gifts could be my full time job, I would be the happiest person on the planet. 

I love everything about gift giving. The rituals, the sentiments, the experience of finding the perfect thing for the perfect person. It’s a total thrill and my total Kryptonite. 

This holiday season, we partnered with  Minted to create a set of gifts perfect for the people you love most. Continue Reading

Your Last Chance to Win Every Art Lover’s Dream

You may not know this, but we LOVE Minted. And, more importantly, we love YOU, our readers. That’s why we’ve teamed up with Minted to give away an incredible $1,000 in Minted goodies to one lucky winner! That’s $1,000 you could use to finish up all your holiday gift giving, to decorate your home, or to just get some much needed retail therapy. 

There’s just one itsy, bitsy little catch… the giveaway ends tonight at 11:59 Pacific. Continue Reading

Giveaway! Win One of Five Udon Blanket Knitter’s Kits ($125 value)

Back in the spring we teamed up with  We Are Knitters to give away a few of their awesome Udon blanket knitting kits. That giveaway did so well we decided to give away some more! Read on to find out how you can enter (hint: it’s easy and free!)… 

We’ve once again teamed up with We Are Knitters to give away five of their amazingly-comfy Udon Blanket Knit Kits (each worth $125).

The Udon blanket is easy enough for anyone to make, and snuggly-soft enough that everyone will want one!

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Enter to Win $2,100 in Modern Homegoods and Services!

It's time for a summer decor refresh, and we've teamed up with a handful of gorgeous, modern brands to help you make it happen! We're giving away $2,100 in decor products and services:


  • Decorist Classic Makeover:  full room design in your own style and budget including a detailed write-up, shopping list and floor plan plus a $50 furniture credit (total value: $350)
  • $350 in authentic peel and stick wood wall paneling from Stikwood
  • $350 in comfort-driven luxury sleepwear built for function and flattery from Lunya
  • $350 in “Room in a Box” bedroom decor arrangements from Remodo
  • $350 in modern furniture from interior designer resource LexMod
  • $350 in environmentally friendly detergents, fabric care, and home cleaning products from The Laundress

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Giveaway! Win an Udon Blanket Knitter’s Kit ($125 value)

Whether you’ve been knitting for ages, or are just curious about getting into the hobby, we’re really psyched about the giveaway we’re sharing today. We’ve teamed up with We Are Knitters to give away five of their amazingly-comfy Udon Blanket Knit Kits (each worth $125). 

The Udon blanket is easy enough for anyone to make, and snuggly-soft enough that everyone will want one! And with We Are Knitter’s super-clear instructional videos, there’s really no excuse not to try. Continue Reading

Curbly Giveaway: Win a Moen Spray Showerhead for Your Bathroom!

Moen Magnetix Spray

It’s giveaway time! Who doesn’t love some new free stuff, especially when it’s something that will make an important part of your day – like showering- a little more enjoyable?

We recently installed Moen’s Attract 6-Spray Handshower with Magnetix (in Chrome) in our family bathroom. It’s shower head with a magnetic release and return that allows you to snap it in and out of place, even with your eyes closed (it’s available now at The Home Depot and Continue Reading

Giveaway: Moen Twist Showerhead ($100 Value)


This week we’ve paired up with the folks at Moen to give away one of their new Twist Showerheads. The Twist is an innovative little gadget, a handheld shower that lets you switch between four spray settings easily, with the flick of your thumb. We got one to try out in our shower, and loved in (especially for bathing the little one).

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Giveaway: A Collection of Modern Design and Gifts from EcoSalon (A $450 Value!)

EcoSalon Shelter Box gift box giveaway!

What’s better than a box full of eco goodness this holiday season? Our friends at EcoSalon, the web’s largest conscious culture and fashion publication, have put together their annual Shelter Box, a hand-picked collection of the best green products for the home (valued at over $450). We’re thrilled to be giving one away!

The Shelter Box includes Sleek reusable stainless steel pint glasses from Klean Kanteen and NAU, gorgeous journals from EcoSystem and a set of prints from Wolfie & The Sneak. Continue Reading