Meg Asby

Meg Asby is a writer based in Portland, Oregon. When she's not at her desk, she's likely trying the latest baking trend or hiking to a waterfall with her family.
The $7 Tool That Makes Cleaning Cast Iron Actually Easy
Simply scrape away food with this magic piece of plastic, and you’ll wonder why you ever thought caring for cast iron was hard. 
Apr 30, 2024
I Tried the "6 to 1" Method and I've Never Dreaded Grocery Shopping Less
It saves me so much time and money in the grocery store.
Apr 21, 2024
I Sent a Pro Organizer a Photo of My Cluttered Pantry Drawer
Her advice shocked me.
Mar 23, 2024
The “Romantic” Nightly Ritual That Keeps My Kitchen Sparkling Clean
The best part? You can do it alone, too.
Feb 14, 2024
This Brilliant $15 Find Has Forever Changed My Freezer Storage (and Lunch-Packing!)
It’s all thanks to one surprisingly brilliant design feature.
Jan 28, 2024
I Tried 3 Popular Drawer Organizers (Under $10) — And There’s a Clear Winner
It’s the key to eliminating clutter.
Jan 7, 2024
16 Best Kitchen Storage Finds of 2023
Shopping
And here’s to a more organized 2024!
Dec 27, 2023
I Just Discovered the Smartest Way to Line a Trash Can, and It's Mind-Blowing
Who knew chores could be this easy?
Dec 24, 2023
I Tried the Viral "Two-Minute Rule" to Tackle My Huge To-Do List
Because you can do basically anything for two minutes!
Dec 21, 2023
The $20 Organizer That’ll Instantly Triple Your Kitchen Drawer Storage
The best part? It works in almost any drawer.
Dec 17, 2023
I Hate When Guests Linger — And 12 More Things Hosts Secretly Can’t Stand
Plus, 12 other things you should never say to a host.
Dec 16, 2023
I Tried the Viral “Butter Candle,” and It’s My New Favorite Party Trick
I’ll never serve it any other way.
Dec 4, 2023
Drew Barrymore’s "Hero" Pan Made Me Believe in Nonstick Cookware Again
Shopping
Plus, it’s on sale for Cyber Monday!
Nov 27, 2023
How to Clean the 11 Worst Holiday Messes
Happy Hosting!
Because hosting during the holidays without someone spilling is basically impossible.
Nov 23, 2023
I Will *Never* Cook Turkey on Thanksgiving — Plus, 8 More Holiday Rules I Proudly Break
And our family’s holiday celebrations are just as special as yours.
Nov 18, 2023
I Tried TikTok’s Rust Removal Trick on My Old Knives and Discovered an Even Better Way
Plus, an even better method I discovered along the way.
Nov 12, 2023
I Tried Good Housekeeping’s Favorite “Top-Tier” Lazy Susan, and I’ll Never Go Back
My tween daughter even wants her own now.
Nov 11, 2023
Why I Iron My Dining Table (and Yes, You Should Too)
I’ve tried countless solutions to this pesky problem, and this is the clear winner.
Nov 4, 2023
Why You Should Always Have a Shower Caddy in Your Kitchen
This simple DIY is a fraction of the price compared to other kitchen organizers.
Sep 23, 2023
I Finally Found a Dish Rack That Frees Up My Counter Clutter — And It’s Only $20
Shopping
It also frees up my cabinets!

Sep 22, 2023
This Might Be the Smartest Hidden Storage Spot for Your Pots and Pans
This smart hack creates storage space out of thin air.
Sep 22, 2023
I Tried Hefty’s Viral Pumpkin Spice Trash Bags (So You Don’t Have to)
My thoughts may surprise you.
Sep 14, 2023
This Hack Made My Crusty, Greasy Oven Racks Sparkle — In Only a Few Minutes
The best part? You probably already have everything you need.
Sep 7, 2023
I Tried This $6 IKEA Storage Hack, and My Cookbooks Have Never Looked So Cute
Plus, it comes together in less than a minute.
Sep 6, 2023
I Haven’t Let Food Go Bad in My Fridge for Years — This Is My Trick
I’ve gone years without letting produce go bad.
Sep 5, 2023
3 Ways to Avoid Kitchen Reno Regret, According to an Interior Designer
Hint: You can still follow your favorite trends.
Aug 13, 2023