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HOLIDAY CHANGE-UP • As this hectic, joy-filled season approaches, you’re probably thinking of all the ways you’ll need to transition your home from one holiday to the next. Here’s a genius idea: Slip an accent rug under your welcome mat. Then just switch it up to match your new theme in one easy step.
Ice Cube Tray • This inexpensive (usually $2 or less) kitchen staple doubles as the ultimate storage solution, thanks to perfectly sized cubbies. Steal these cool ideas from GH’s resident life hacker, Meaghan Murphy
SHOP WASTE FREE • We at GH are dedicated to doing our part to help the environment—you’ll find the winners of our Sustainable Packaging Awards in this issue (flip over and turn to page 43!). Luckily, it’s easier than ever to be green. Start with these small tweaks to your shopping routine.
MINNEAPOLIS • Tamara Waterston, founder of lifestyle blog Champagne + Macaroons and soon-to-be mom of two, takes us on a tour of her favorite spots
AN ULTIMATE CORDLESS VACUUM • The folks at LG asked the GH Cleaning Lab to test the CordZero A9 Ultimate Cordless Stick Vacuum. We also polled consumers on their vacuum pet peeves to see if this cleaner addressed them. More than 7,800 respondents said their top issues were weight, lack of maneuverability and poor suction. The verdict? Stick with this vac!
Maximize the 5 Most Important Minutes of Your Day • Tonya Dalton, author of The Joy of Missing Out, shares her five-minute end-of-day routine, which can double your productivity and happiness.
count your Many Blessings
BRINE A JUICIER BIRD. • Kikkoman® Soy Sauce is brining's best-kept secret. It makes your classic roast turkey cook up succulent, savory and spectacularly golden brown. Discover the juicy secret at www.KikkomanUSA.com/brine.
cook + savor • tested til perfect reciper + top kitchen gear
BEST THANKSGIVING EVER!
Easy Weeknights • Make a fresh and delicious dinner in less time than you’d need to order takeout
COMPANY’S COMING • Quick, easy dining room ideas that will make you excited for guests!
ECZEMA: UNDER CONTROL. SO ROLL UP THOSE SLEEVES. • DUPIXENT is an innovation in the treatment of uncontrolled moderate-to-severe eczema (atopic dermatitis) for people 12 and up.
THE WORKBOOK • TESTED tel PERFECT
Non-stop HOLIDAY MOVIES Start Now! • Plus must-watch TV specials and seasonal episodes. Grab a seat on the couch and don’t miss a thing
What’s your TV personality? • Paying for numerous streaming services every month adds up. Find out which is the best choice for you based on what you like to watch
HOMETOWN HEROES • Earlier this year we asked you to nominate an amazing first responder for Good Housekeeping’s Playing With Fire Hometown Heroes contest. While only one winner got to appear on our cover with the film’s star, John Cena, the individuals you see here are some incredible nominees we had the privilege of learning from. Turn to page 23 to read their inspiring stories and smart, actionable advice on how you can stay safe and potentially help first responders in your own community.
GH style lab • beauty, fashion + self care
GH BEAUTY LAB • Top-tested eye makeup formulas, plus genius tricks we’ve picked up from makeup artists on how to use them
GO FOR IT IN PINK + RED
HOW TO CARE FOR SUEDE BOOTS
GH BEAUTY LAB SECRETS TO AGELESS EYES • Eye-area skin ages faster than the rest of the face — and can make you look up to 20 years older, an Olay study found, because it’s the thinnest, with the lowest elasticity and moisture. Here, our scientists’ trusted eye...