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Dana McMahan

Dana McMahan is a Louisville based freelancer who writes about food, bourbon, travel and home for several national outlets. Also a serial renovator and a whiskey enthusiast, she shares lots of food, drink, home (and dog) stories on Instagram.

Dana McMahan is a Louisville based freelancer who writes about food, bourbon, travel and home for several national outlets. Also a serial renovator and a whiskey enthusiast, she shares lots of food, drink, home (and dog) stories on Instagram.

Latest from Dana McMahan

How to avoid food poisoning this summer

Summer is high season for foodborne illnesses. Use these expert tips to avoid them.
17d ago

6 tips to make the most of small spaces

Here's why you should remember to use the "fifth wall" while decorating.

Mental health tattoos: the reasons why 3 people chose to get inked

People are choosing tattoos that serve as a reminder of their resilience, strength and hope for the future.

No dogs allowed? How to win over a landlord who doesn't allow pets

Here's how to win over landlords when a dog is part of your family.

Should you strength train with resistance bands or dumbbells?

If you suffer from back pain, want to challenge your core or don't have much room for exercise equipment at home, resistance bands are for you.
43d ago

4 things I wish I knew before house flipping that TV shows leave out

So you think you want to be a house flipper? Here's what you don't see on reality TV.

So, you want to buy a cheap, old house? (Are you sure?)

Those charming Victorian windows seem like a dream, but are you ready for the reality? Here's what you should know.

6 tips for reconnecting with friends you haven't seen during the pandemic

It's been a year (that feels like a lifetime) since we have seen many of our friends. Here's how to make the transition back to socializing easier.

5 small things that successful couples do every week

Use the change of season as a catalyst to give your relationship a little TLC. These research-backed habits are surprisingly simple.
101d ago

From touchless tech to cottagecore: How the pandemic is changing kitchen design

After a year in lockdown, the latest kitchen designs look to the past and the future.

What is flaneuring? The walking trend that will leave you relaxed and inspired

We’ve all rediscovered the joy of a stroll this past year. Here's how to take a walk that will boost your mental health.