Lauren Wellbank, Freelance Writer
Lauren Wellbank, Freelance Writer

Lauren Wellbank

Lauren is a freelance writer for MarthaStewart.com.
Reduce clutter in your entryway, closet, and beyond.
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Tips for getting everything you can out of your once-in-a-lifetime trip.
Growing your own hot peppers is easy with these simple tips from an expert gardener.
What sounds more appealing: Spending the days after your wedding on the beach—or using your time to help others?
Get your vinyl flooring squeaky clean using this tried-and-true method.
Treat your silver-plated pieces like sterling silver and you risk ruining the finish. Here's how best to clean and care for them.
People who wear contacts need to be extra mindful of these tips.
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As spring gives way to summer, there are certain items every home gardener should be ticking off his or her to-do list.
Healthy soil is the lifeblood of a healthy plant.
People who wear contacts need to be extra mindful of these tips.
As spring gives way to summer, there are certain items every home gardener should be ticking off his or her to-do list.
Healthy soil is the lifeblood of a healthy plant.
You know that spending time outdoors is good for your physical and mental health—but, as it turns out, not getting enough time in the fresh air can negatively impact your wellbeing.
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First things first: Keep over-ripened or rotten fruit off your countertops and outside of your home.
We already know that being outside is good for our health—and experts say that fresh air and sunlight also helps us power through our daily to-do lists.
Planting and cultivating these root vegetables on your own will make them taste that much better.
Skimping on rest can do a whole lot more than make you feel drowsy the next day.
Banish the brown and black gunk in your tub jets with our expert cleaning tips.
These show-stopping beauties grow all across the United States, from Seattle to Boston.
Keep your leather sofa looking its best by cleaning and conditioning it regularly.
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This appliance needs a thorough cleaning every month—and we'll tell you exactly how to get the job done, using both chemical and natural cleaners.
Bring one of these popular, air-purifying tropical plants into your home.
This delicate-looking plant has been dubbed the "queen of the climbers."
We'll show you how to establish a laundry cadence that you can stick to—as well as some tips to speed up this task.
These unusual looking flowers can make a big impact in your garden and around your home.
Guaranteeing that everyone can feel safe at your wedding, and be able to participate in your big day activities, is critical.
This plant and its extracted eucalyptus oil can help you relax, manage pain, and feel better when you have a cold.