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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

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10 best bedsheets to stay warm for fall and winter 2021

Curl up without overheating this season.
119d 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.
134d ago

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

Traditional offices are getting a major redesign since the pandemic.
142d 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.
149d 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.
150d 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.
165d ago

How the pandemic has changed the future of workouts

Fitness experts discuss the workout trends they're seeing as a result of the pandemic, and which they think will stick.
169d ago

How the pandemic has changed home design, according to 3 designers

The pandemic is changing how people design their houses. Three interior designers reflect on the home trends they're seeing right now.