Taylor Murphy

Taylor Murphy

Editorial Assistant

Taylor is a crafter-in-training, coffee advocate and sappy romance novel-reader. When she’s not talking home décor at the office, she loves to take mini road trips and binge watch her fave Netflix shows.

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45 Christmas Wreaths You'll Actually Want to Deck The Halls With

You'll want to keep them up year-round.

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20 Halloween Decorating Ideas That Will Give Your Party Life

Scarecrows? We can do better than that.

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50 Pumpkin Carving Ideas That'll Impress All the Trick-or-Treaters

X-Acto knives at the ready!

40 Christmas Ornaments You Can DIY That'll Fill You With Joy

They're actually so easy.

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23 DIY Valentine's Day Gifts That Literally Anyone Can Make


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30 Halloween Crafts You'll Actually Want To Display In Your House

They're fail-proof—no black magic required.

17 Fascinating Things You Never Knew About Thanksgiving

Here's some Turkey Day trivia to share while tucking into the annual feast.

35+ Thanksgiving Desserts That Define "Best for Last"

These treats are so worth it, even if you think you can't eat another bite.

9 Kitchen Makeovers That Will Make You Swoon

Who doesn't love an ugly duckling story that ends in a beautiful new space?

40 Pumpkin Food Ideas to Make All Autumn Long

Stock up on your Libby's cans now.

10 Thanksgiving Movies to Watch After the Big Meal

Extend the day with family even after the last piece of pie is gone.

13 Ways to Leave Your Christmas Tree Up All Year Long

As a holiday decor junkie, you clearly need a Halloween tree, a Fourth of July tree, and a Valentine's Day tree.

20 Perfect Homes We'd Love to Spend a Snow Day Inside

Straight out of a winter wonderland, these cozy retreats are simply made for flurry watching.

This Is the Quickest Way to DIY an Envelope

Just in time for last-minute gift cards.

The 15 Top Pins on Our Pinterest Boards This Year

If you didn't pin them then, make up for lost time now.

This Mom Reclaimed Her Kids' Playroom and the Result Is Stunning

Sorry, kids. But parents need a place to sit (and some decorative throw pillows) every now and then.

The 10 Priciest American Homes Sold in 2015

This year's schmanciest listings appeared in just three states.

10 Things You Didn't Know About "Miracle on 34th Street"

This holiday classic took some bold moves to get made.

17 Photos That Prove Prince Harry Had the Best Year Ever

We had so much fun watching him in 2015.

13 Times "I Love Lucy" Totally Understood Us All

The show's moments are truly timeless — and these photos prove it.

15 Most-Liked Photos We Posted on Instagram This Year

2015 was a big year for interior eye candy (and a cute puppy or two).

This Mom Found a Hilarious Way to Ride Out "Elf on the Shelf" Season
And she's not just being a spoilsport.
Find Out Which Unique Cookie Is Most Popular in Your State

Chocolate chip is universally beloved — but lemon bars, biscotti, and maple cookies have their local fans.

20 Christmas Fails That Definitely Missed the Mark

Still, no holiday spirit was harmed in the making of these recipes and crafts.

20 Fun Ideas for Your "Elf on the Shelf"

Consult this clever list to make it to Christmas Day with ease.

Anyone on the Internet Can Control This Family's Christmas Lights

The Woods' lights blink on and off all day long — at the will of complete strangers.

Vienna Is the Definition of Magic During Christmas

Festive markets and dazzling light displays are just the beginning in the Austrian capital.

17 Fascinating Things You Never Knew About "Home Alone"

Impress your family with these fun facts, you filthy animal.

21 Intensely Beautiful Places You Need to See Before You Die

It's a great, big beautiful world out there — both near and faraway.