blogwatch: where we’ve been clicking this week


A wasp trap that you’d actually want on display in your yard! Found at Badder Homes and Gardens.

Make your own stainproof rug from a tablecloth! Find out how at DIY Life.

Apartment Therapy shares their trick for keeping sand out of the house, and it’s an incredibly simple fix!

Talk about re-use: container gardening in old shoes, at Treehugger.

If the big Summer shift in schedule is messin’ with you, don’t despair — Unclutterer has seven easy steps to create or revise your household routine.

Say Yes To Hoboken has a simple tutorial for a lovely,Parisian-style waist apron.

If Becki’s Neapolitan pops weren’t enough to get you busting out the pop molds, then check out this irresistable roundup of peanut butter ice pops at Serious Eats.

From our partners

Does it kill them and also does it include bees?

Thanks for the lead on keeping sand out of the house. It is that time of year again.