15 DIY Gifts Everyone on Your List Will Love

15 DIY Gifts Everyone on Your List Will Love

Over the last few years, the question of what counts as a meaningful gift has been at the forefront of my focus. Especially in 2022, where talks of an impending recession have retailers stretching sales out long past Cyber Monday, the pressure to purchase can feel...
Tips for Making a Small Space Festive

Tips for Making a Small Space Festive

After a year spent living the digital nomad dream of hopping about from city to city, I can safely (confidently, gratefully, enthusiastically) say that I’ve settled down somewhere that feels like home. While many of us romanticize a mobile, move-on-a-whim lifestyle,...
Have a Relaxing Weekend. | Cup of Jo

Have a Relaxing Weekend. | Cup of Jo

What are you up to this weekend? We are knocking around and making a few pies for a school fundraiser. (Maybe this one?) Also, a reader named Em wrote, “I would love to see a post where the amazing CoJ readers who own small businesses could link to their shops.” We...
17 DIY Christmas Decorations To Make in 2022

17 DIY Christmas Decorations To Make in 2022

Decorating your home is fun any time of year, but there’s something special about decking the halls come December. The cozy season is well underway and there’s no better salve for the shorter, darker days than illuminating your home with candles and twinkly lights...