John Derian Collection at Target: The Look for Less

In its grand tradition of providing quality for less, Target is rolling out the John Derian™ for Target collection of exclusive stationery and home décor items. Derian, a New York City-based artist known for his artisan decoupage techniques, brings his affinity for nature to his new limited-edition collection. The focus of the collection is his […]

Planting Fall Bulbs: Budget Gardening Tip

While it’s hard to think spring as we’re anticipating all that raking, just after the first hard frost is the ideal time to plant bulbs for spring blooms. A little planning in the fall will produce glorious bursts of color in the spring, so here’s the lowdown on how to create a show-stopping spring scene: […]

Leaky Sinks, Green Goods, and Bamboo Laptops: Web Round-Up

The Budget Ecoist links you to the best eco buzz from around the web: — Green Daily lets us in on the little-known but logical fact that leaky sinks waste a lot of water in the long run. Berkeley, CA is instituting a program to catch leaks all across the city. Engineers are set to […]

Solar Sunrooves: Green News

Treehugger.com mentioned this neat innovation, and we pounced. Sunrise Solar recently introduced the creation of a solar sunroof for cars. The sunroof will create energy to charge the car’s battery, plus help keep the car cool when parked in warm weather and keep it warm in cold weather. Instead of having sun-soaked leather seats when […]

Chalking It Up: Look for Less

With everything there is to do in a day (let alone a week), keeping track of your schedule is important (important being an understatement). And unless you want to be chained to technology forever (we’re talking to you, you crack-berry addicts), finding a cool way to keep your sked at the forefront of your mind […]

Weekend Guest Welcome Kit: Entertaining on a Budget

Having guests over for the weekend can be both fun and stressful – which can end up reflecting back on your guests and make them feel less than welcome. Even when you’re hosting on a budget , you can still start the weekend off right by treating your guests to a welcome basket so that […]

First Look: Jonathan Saunders for Target

What: Jonathan Saunders for Target, due to hit stores Oct. 5. What We Say: Afraid fall/winter means dreary fashion? Not so, if you’re cruising the Jonathan Saunders offerings at Target, which include splashy prints and bold color—put together in an edgy, fashion forward, er, Jonathan Saunders kind of way. Prices will range from $14.99 to […]