Jennifer Hunter

Jennifer spends her days writing and thinking about decor, food and fashion in NYC. Not too shabby.
5 Things Your House Cleaner Wish You Knew
I’ve mentioned before how much I love splurging on getting my house professionally cleaned. I like to think I know just how to get the best cleaning experience, but to make sure, I asked my awesome house cleaner to share the biggest things she wished her clients knew. Cleaning is hard work. Hard work makes you thirsty. Be respectful of the person doing that hard work in your home and get them some water already! Your house cleaner is a professional, but not a magician.
Oct 4, 2023
5 Unexpected Things Happy People Have in Their Homes
Oh, you're not interested in getting happier?
Jul 22, 2023
5 Inspirational Sheet Backsplashes
May 5, 2022
Improve Your Kitchen in 2014
May 4, 2022
The One Word You Should Never Say to Guests in Your Home
We all work so hard to make our homes beautiful, relaxing spaces where we can host our friends and family. So what if I told you that by merely uttering one little word, you could derail all the positive, beautiful attributes of your home in the eyes of your guests? Please, I beg you, never say this! “Sorry about the mess.” “Sorry it’s so hot in here.” “Sorry, we’re out of milk.” Sound familiar?
Mar 29, 2018
The Single Best Thing You Can Do to Minimize the Number of Dishes You Have to Wash
Who wants to spend less time doing the dishes? What’s that? All of us? There’s no need to overthink it. Sometimes the answer is simply to create fewer dishes in the first place. But how? Try this simple tip. One person gets one drinking vessel a day. Period. None of this one cup for water in the morning, another one for iced tea in the afternoon, another one for more water later. Just rinse the glass between uses and keep it with you all day.
Feb 6, 2018
5 Tips for Entertaining If You’re a Total Introvert
Are you an introvert who’s sworn off entertaining after too many exhausting events? Not everyone is cut out for every kind of hosting, but just because you’re not a social butterfly doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time with guests; you just have to do it the right way and play to your strengths. Here’s what you can do.
Feb 2, 2018
4 Things Tidy People Do in the Kitchen Every Day
Who wants to be tidier? It’s not as hard as you think. Those people with effortlessly clean kitchens just know a few rules that you don’t — and we’re here to spill. Tidy people wouldn’t dream of going to bed with dishes in the sink. They know that doing a quick sweep for out-of-place items every night before bed will help them and their kitchen get a fresh start in the morning.
Jan 30, 2018
10 Gorgeous Kitchen Barn Doors
Sep 10, 2014
A Summer Squash Hot Dog
Aug 22, 2014
Canning? Download These 15 Free Labels
Aug 21, 2014
How to Make Perfect Boiled Eggs
Aug 20, 2014
The Best Way to Freeze Fruit
Aug 20, 2014
How Much Could You (Should You!) Spend on Fancy Food?
From The Kitchn → How Much Is Too Much to Spend on Your Favorite Food?
Aug 19, 2014
A Cottage Kitchen Gets a Makeover
Aug 19, 2014
Cast Iron: Truth vs Myth
Aug 18, 2014
3 Easy Ways to Peel Tomatoes
Aug 15, 2014