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- The Day: Natural Ways to Fight Weeds
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- Yahoo: Adorable Moment Sloth Falls Asleep While Getting Chin Scratched
- Mental Floss: 10 Surprising Used for Coffee That Don't Involve Drinking It
- Richmond Times-Dispatch: Building a Home Office
- Slate: Are Your Indoor Plants in Need of a Healthy Boost?
- Delish: Trader Joe's Is Selling Coffee Plants So Fire Up Your Green Thumb
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- Kiplinger: 52 Super Deals and Discounts for 2020
- Petoskey News-Review: Important Life Skills for Kids to Know by Age 10
- Atlanta Journal-Constitution: 5 DIY Projects Under $75 to Spruce Your Home Up This Summer
- Romper: 10 Neighborhoods in the US That Are Making the Most Out of Quarantine
- NBC News: The Do's and Don'ts of Life in Quarantine
- Yahoo: How to Create Your Own Face Mask Without Sewing Anything
- Cosmopolitan: 6 DIY Face Masks You Can Totally Make RN
- Lonny: Easy DIY Projects With Things Your Already Have at Home
- The Oklahoman: Tips for Being an In-The-Know Thrift Store Shopper
- Parents: Wine Cork Crafts for Kids, Because We Know You Have Them on Hand
- Seattle Times: Finally Accepting That You Need a Home Office? Here's How to Do it Cheaply
- The Washington Post: Everything You Need to Know to Set Up a Home Office Fast
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- The Zoe Report: Fall Home Decor Trends for Those Who Are Obsessed With Neutrals
- Coatings World: Dotdash Brand Helping Painters ‘Spruce Up’ Their Homes with First-Ever Paint Collection
- The Lisa Show, BYU: Making Your Home Cozy
- The Lisa Show, BYU: Making Overnight Guests Feel Welcome
- Domino: Moving Has Never Been Easier, Thanks to This Handy Checklist
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