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Julie Pennell

Julie Pennell is a regular contributor to TODAY.com and author of the novels “The Young Wives Club” and “Louisiana Lucky.” She currently lives in Philadelphia with her husband and two young sons. You can connect with her at juliepennell.com

Julie Pennell is a regular contributor to TODAY.com and author of the novels “The Young Wives Club” and “Louisiana Lucky.” She currently lives in Philadelphia with her husband and two young sons. You can connect with her at juliepennell.com

Latest from Julie Pennell

121d ago

What to do with food in your fridge after a major power outage

Power out? Here’s what to toss — and what to keep — in your fridge.
344d ago

31 DIY Easter crafts kids and adults will love

Easter crafts are a fun way to decorate Easter eggs, create Easter trees or tablescapes or create fun DIY Easter projects with the kids.
416d ago

How to shop for the perfect throw blanket, according to an interior designer

Keep warm on cooler days with these expert-approved picks.
452d ago
478d ago

10 best bedsheets to stay warm for fall and winter 2021

Curl up without overheating this season.
491d ago

How to compost: Your guide to composting at home with or without a yard

Here's everything you need to know about composting at home.
506d ago

What will the post-pandemic office look like? 6 changes to expect

Traditional offices are getting a major redesign since the pandemic.
514d ago

What's a 'workcation'? 5 ways the pandemic has changed how we travel

How has the pandemic changed the way we travel? From masks on airplanes to the rise in work vacations, see what is predicted to stick around.
521d ago

How the Buy Nothing Project taught me to rethink how I shop

The Buy Nothing Project is a social movement that helps neighbors give and receive free items, ranging from food to furniture.
522d ago

Will we ever blow out birthday candles again? 4 rituals the pandemic changed

A doctor and an etiquette expert weigh in on how social norms — from handshakes to blowing out birthday candles — have been affected by the pandemic.

How the pandemic has changed friendship ... for the better

"Frientimacy" author Shasta Nelson shares how the pandemic has altered many of our relationships, including and especially friendships.