Lauren Smith

Lauren Smith

Senior Editor

Lauren is a senior editor for Redbookmag.com and WomansDay.com and was previously the home editor for GoodHousekeeping.com and HouseBeautiful.com. Her book club, ramen, and Bravo are a few of her favorite things.

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50 Festive Outdoor Christmas Decorations for a Chic First Impression

From understated to over-the-top.

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32 Very Merry Christmas Table Decorations

Feast on pretty decor.

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25 Christmas Centerpieces for a Festive Feast

Your honey baked ham will look even better.

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The Cool Stories Behind Vintage Christmas Ornaments

Take a stroll down memory lane.

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40 Stocking Stuffers for the Most Fun Christmas Morning

Because good things come in small packages.

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16 Unique and Unusual Houseplants You Didn't Know Existed

Nature's full of surprises.

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27 Amazing Hostess Gifts That Work for Any Party and Budget

They're stylish, they're thoughtful, and some are even pretty tasty.

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15 Easy-to-Care-for Plants to Liven Up Your Office Space

Even your dark cubicle can't kill them.

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30 Home Organization Before and Afters That Are Almost Too Satisfying to Look At

Extreme home makeover, type-A edition.

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You're About to Be Obsessed With Reese Witherspoon’s Stunning California Home

Her bedroom is to die for!

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The Most Amazing Airbnb Rentals in Every State

We're talking about some of the best prices and most spectacular locations ever.

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See Inside Gisele Bündchen And Tom Brady's Former Massachusetts Home

It has a backyard fit for a QB—and it's on the market.

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15 Stunning Flowers That Still Bloom Even in the Dead of Winter

Who needs spring?

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The Creepiest Haunted Houses You Can Rent on Airbnb

These overnights aren't for the faint of heart.

'Designing Women' Cast Then and Now
"Designing Women": Where Are They Now?

Sadly, not in the Sugarbakers & Associates office anymore.

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30 Low-Light Houseplants That Can Survive In Even The Darkest Corner

Your windowsill is crowded enough already.

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Here's Everything You Need to Know Before Shopping at Ikea

Bookmark this ASAP.

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The 13 Best Deer-Resistant Plants for Your Garden

They will literally save your garden.

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35 of the Best Gifts You Can Buy the Men in Your Life

From tech and tools to whiskey and watches.

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These Ikea Chairs Are Worth $5,200 and You Might Already Own One

BRB ... checking our attics.

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30 Homemade Mother's Day Gifts They'll Actually Use

Easy, cost effective, and oh-so memorable.

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19 Perennials That'll Thrive in the Shadiest Parts of Your Yard

Even that dark, wet corner you've neglected for years.

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This Poor Man Accidentally Got His "Crown Jewel" Trapped in an IKEA Stool

We're not sure what's funnier: his story or the company's response.

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30 Creative Headboards That Make a Major Statement

These are not your basic backdrops.

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19 Cute and Creative Easter Egg Hunt Ideas for Every Age Group

Eggcellent, just eggcellent.

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55 Charming American Towns You've Never Heard Of

Hit the roads less traveled.

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This Parisian Loft Has The Most Epic Library, And It's An Airbnb

Warning: It's so cozy, you may never see the City of Lights.

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This Was the Most Popular Wedding Song the Year You Got Married

Everyone was cutting loose in '84.

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Forget a Standing Desk, You Need a Nap Desk

Forget that afternoon coffee and take a snooze instead.

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20 Impeccable Pantries Fit for a Dream House

Food storage, elevated.