Lauren Smith

Home Web Editor

Lauren is a home editor for GoodHousekeeping.com and HouseBeautiful.com and is also (naturally) a total homebody. But she'll always venture out for her book club, a heaping bowl of steaming ramen, or the latest Kristen Wiig flick.

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The Best Cleaning Products for Every Kind of Mess
We've got just the thing for your grimy cabinets.
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How to Use Bleach to Really Whiten Your Clothes
Because sweat stains will never be all the rage.
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15 Fairy Garden Ideas That Will Literally Make Your Backyard Feel Magical
Don't forget the fairy dust!
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You Can Now Buy a Caboodle Just Like the One You Had in the '90s
And it's only $10!
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Wellness
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10 Tricks to Keep Your Home Flu-Free This Season
This year, the virus is particularly dangerous, with multiple deaths being reported.
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12 Perks of Amazon Prime You Probably Didn't Know About
Um, you can get reimbursed for late deliveries!
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ALERT: VTech Recalls Two Popular Baby Items
Check to see if you have this rattle or mobile in your home ASAP.
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Food & Recipes
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Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products Because of Listeria Fears
This is NOT good news for Panera lovers.
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How to Clean a Showerhead That's Seen Better Days
Don't buy a pricey new fixture just yet ...
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Home Ideas
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24 Fun (and Functional) Kitchen Products You Can Buy on Amazon
Two words: pickle fork.
Health
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Good News: It's Safe to Eat Romaine Lettuce Again, Says the CDC
The leafy green was linked to a deadly E.coli outbreak.
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2018 Easter Ideas
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12 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Easter
Gulp, #5 might make you hop on a treadmill.
Life
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11 Situations That Prove There Are Only Two Types of People in the World
Which one are you?
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Learn How to Unclog a Drain the Right Way
Because hair happens.
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Katie Couric Will Co-Host the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
The decision comes in the wake of Matt Lauer, who used to co-host the event, being fired.
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How to Dispose of Leftover Paint the Right Way
There's one thing you absolutely need to do before you toss that can.
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The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Your Carpets
Your pup's muddy paws will be no match for this method.
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Everything We Know About the Upcoming "Trading Spaces" Reboot
We officially have a premiere date!
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5 Times "Rehab Addict" Star Nicole Curtis Has Dealt With Serious Drama
People have a lot to say about how the HGTV star is raising her youngest son.
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The Best Way to Dust Everything in Your House
You're going to need more than a few feathers on a stick.
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