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Where Does Candle Wax Go When You Burn a Candle?

It looks like magic, but science can explain the disappearing act. Here's where candle wax goes after it melts.


Here’s How to Clean Stainless Steel with Olive Oil

You'll need a few household items, a clean microfiber cloth and some elbow grease!


How to Clean Up Christmas Tree Needles

The tree's up, the lights are twinkling—but what's the best way to pick up Christmas tree needles littering your floor?


3 Things You Need to Do with Your Kitchen Cabinets, According to the Property Brothers

Thinking about a kitchen cabinet refresh? Check out these pro tips from HGTV stars Jonathan and Drew Scott.


How to Make a Build-Your-Own Taco Board Everyone Will Love

Make taco night even better with this build-your-own taco board piled high with salsa, cheese, carnitas, crunchy shells and so...


Joanna Gaines Just Shared Photos of Her Christmas Trees, and We Love Them All

For starters, one of her Christmas trees is 12 feet tall!


Here’s What You Need to Know About Praying Mantis Eggs in Christmas Tree Branches

You read that right, people do find praying mantis eggs in Christmas trees. But don't panic yet.


The Property Brothers Shared Paint Colors That Will Never Go Out of Style

We couldn't be more obsessed with Drew and Jonathan Scott's favorite paint colors. Discover their go-to swatches and learn how...


How to Smooth Your Candle’s Surface to Fix Bumps and Cracks

No one wants a bumpy candle—but we have a simple fix.


How to Order Christmas Dinner Delivered Right to Your Door

You don't have to lift a finger or leave home—and everyone will think it's homemade.


This Explains the High Ceiling Phenomenon in Retail Stores

Next time you're at the store, look up!


20 Christmas Kitchen Decor Ideas from Our Stylists

Why stop at your tree when decorating for Christmas? Our Taste of Home stylists are here to show off their...


Grab Your Family and Play This Easy Christmas Game to Win All Kinds of Prizes

This easy Christmas game is fun to set up and even more fun to win. You can count us in!


This Magic Milk Experiment Is an Easy Kitchen Activity for Kids

This "magic milk" experiment will wow the kiddos!


20,000 Amazon Shoppers Say This $11 Utensil Rest Is the Key to Keeping Countertops Clean

This game-changing utensil rest is going viral for good reason.


How to Fix Candle Tunneling (and Prevent It from Happening Again)

There's a quick fix to prevent candle tunneling, aka uneven wax melt. Here's what to do!

Set Up a Disney-Themed Christmas Tree This Year for the Most Magical Christmas Vibes

You can deck the halls with Disney for an enchanted holiday!



How to Make a Showstopper Chocolate Board

Why leave all the charcuterie fun to meat and cheese? This chocolate charcuterie board will fulfill a sweet tooth's wildest...


This Is How to Make Your Candles Last Longer

It's easy to extend the life of expensive candles.


How to Get Sweat Stains Out of Hats

You're diligent about washing sweaty clothes, but what about baseball hats? Find out how to get sweat stains out of...


How to Adjust Your Ceiling Fan Direction for Summer and Winter

Here's the right ceiling fan direction for each season.

5 Genius Property Brothers Design Ideas to Use at Home

Looking to spruce up your space? Check out these Property Brothers design ideas to give your home an upgrade!


How to Clean White Cabinets + 8 More Tips to Keep Your White Kitchen Clean

Don't let the kitchen of your dreams look dingy! Find out how to clean white cabinets the easy way, along...


How to Make a Charcuterie Board Perfect for Any Party

A perfectly arranged spread of meat, cheese, crackers and condiments is irresistible at any gathering. Here's everything you need to...


Cheese Board Pairings to Take Your Spread to the Next Level

Putting together a cheese board? Learn all about the types of cheese to choose, along with serving and pairing tips...


How to Give a Great Thanksgiving Toast

Before you start scooping the mashed potatoes, learn how to give a Thanksgiving toast that celebrates the season.