Tara Bellucci

News and Culture Director

Boston, MA

Tara is Apartment Therapy's News & Culture Director. When not scrolling through Instagram double-tapping pet pics and astrology memes, you'll find her thrift shopping around Boston, kayaking on the Charles, and trying not to buy more plants.
Before & After: A Plain Dining Set Pops
While the table got a classic twist, the chairs now bring the wow factor.
Jul 23, 2023
5 Ways to Support the Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Community Right Now
In addition to reaching out and checking in with your AAPI friends and family, here are other ways to show support for the community right now.
Mar 18, 2021
The $16 Amazon Find That Finally Cured My Stinky Trash-Can Problem
Shopping
"Things are significantly less smelly now."
Jul 9, 2020
6 Outdoor Entertaining Essentials We Want From West Elm’s New Collaboration With REI
Shopping
Cute melamine dinnerware, practical coolers, cozy lawn chairs, and more!
May 26, 2020
I Tried 3 Methods For Cleaning My Stove’s Drip Pans
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
Spoiler: I’m never cooking again.
May 15, 2020
The Best Trader Joe’s Fall Finds (Beyond Groceries) for $5 or Less
Shopping
These home and beauty items couldn't be more fall-y if they tried!
Oct 21, 2019
8 Home and Kitchen Trends That Will Be Huge in 2020, According to the IKEA Catalog
IKEA Love
IKEA knows the future!
Sep 5, 2019
A Tour of America’s Test Kitchen
Name: America’s Test KitchenLocation: Brookline, MASize: 2,500 square feet If you didn’t know it was there, you’d never assume an authority on recipe testing and development was housed in a simple brick building surrounded by condos and coffee shops. Like its popular magazines, America’s Test Kitchen doesn’t look flashy, but inside it is buzzing with energy and expertise.
Jun 15, 2019
The Sweet Gesture Chip Is Making for Joanna’s 40th Birthday
If you love the couple behind Fixer Upper and Magnolia, then you might already know that today is Joanna Gaines’ 40th birthday. And Chip is not letting the day pass without a special kind of fanfare. It’s pretty clear from her Instagram post today that the mom of four (soon to be five) is living her best life. “This is 40. And I like it,” she captions the photo, adding hashtags #pregnantandforty #anddoughnuts.
May 24, 2019
Whole Foods Is Opening a Home Decor Store Within a Store
Whole Foods is becoming even more of a one-stop shop. The organic grocery chain has opened a lifestyle boutique inside one of its New Jersey locations, and it might be a test for additional stores. Dubbed Plant & Plate, the store-within-a-store concept opened at the Bridgewater location in March, according to Popsugar.
May 1, 2019
Disney Fans Are Going to Flip Over This New Homewares Store
Big news, Disney fans! Now you can deck out your whole house, courtesy of the mouse. That’s right — a new store dedicated exclusively to housewares has opened at Disneyland in Southern California. Located in the Downtown Disney District, Disney Home sells (you guessed it) Disney-themed home goods from glassware and linens, to kitchen accessories and more, according to a Disney Parks blog post about the opening. The curated assortment will also change seasonally.
Feb 19, 2018
A Choose Your Brew Coffee Flowchart
Mar 26, 2015
6 Clever Ways to Use Kitchen Shears
Mar 25, 2015
5 Beauty Secrets of This “Ugly Duckling” Kitchen
From The Kitchn → 5 Things We Can Learn from This “Ugly Duckling” Cottage Kitchen
Mar 24, 2015
How To Grow Succulents in Eggshells
Mar 20, 2015
How To Start a Pyrex Collection
From The Kitchn → Ready to Collect Pyrex?
Mar 16, 2015
5 Ways To Use Citrus Peels
Mar 12, 2015
How To Care for Copper Cookware
Mar 2, 2015
4 Lessons Learned From Cooking On an Electric Stove
Emma’s a better cook because of her time with an electric stove, but she also won’t miss it when she moves.
Feb 25, 2015