Jessica Mattern

Web Editor

Jessica writes about viral knit blankets, HGTV stars, and must-try crafts among other fun topics for Relaxmeong and Woman's Day. She's a tea drinker, self-professed "floralphile," and scarf hoarder. Prior to working for Relaxmeong and Woman's Day, she worked for Cosmopolitan and Redbook.

dog flu
Kids & Pets
The Dog Flu Is Spreading Across the Country for the First Time In Years
Here's what every pet owner needs to know about this scary virus.
ice skating trails
Forest Skating Is a Thing and It Looks So Cool
Ice skating trails let you glide through the woods with ease.
modern mediterranean
To invent
Joanna Gaines Just Coined a New Design Term—And We Are Obsessed
Modern + Mediterranean = Moditerranean.
chip and joanna's family garden project
Chip and Joanna Gaines Are Making a Major Change to Their Texas Farmhouse
And we all get to go behind the scenes thanks to a new HGTV special!
fixer upper for sale
Real Estate
The 'Fixer Upper' Home Featured on Last Week's Episode Is Already Back On the Market
Here's the sweet story that you didn't get to see on HGTV.
brooklynn prince critics choice awards
Watch This 7-Year-Old Actress Win a Critics' Choice Award and Try Not to Cry
"All the nominees are great. We should go and get ice cream after this."
unique bookshelf design
Science & DIY Projects
Feast Your Eyes on the Amazing DIY Bookcase This Couple Made for Their Kids
It may look complicated, but anyone can do this at home!
free date ideas
Country Life
15 Free Date Ideas That Will Keep Your Spark Alive
A romantic night out may be just what you need.
winter storm hunter
Country Life
Winter Storm 'Hunter' Is Bringing More Terrible Weather This Weekend
More ice and snow is coming!
funeral attire
Country Life
What's Appropriate to Wear to a Funeral—and What's Not
The #1 rule: Less is more.
hard to kill houseplants
Gardening Ideas
9 Easy Care Houseplants That Are Virtually Impossible Kill
Add more green to your house in 2018 with these pretty plants.
books becoming movies 2018
12 Books You Have to Read Before They Become Movies In 2018
Add these to your reading list ASAP.
ice castles
Minnesota's Gorgeous Ice Castles Look Like They Belong In 'Frozen'
Queen Elsa would certainly feel right at home here.
A Texas Woman Contracted a Fatal Flesh-Eating Disease from Contaminated Raw Oysters
Doctors warn that this could happen to anyone.
backcountry shipping container homes
To invent
Forget About Tiny Houses—We Want to Buy One of These Adorable Shipping Container Homes
Just look at that rooftop deck!
magnolia market jobs
The 3 Qualities Chip and Joanna Gaines Look for In the People They Hire
Good news: They value character over experience.
freddie highmore
Will Freddie Highmore Win the Golden Globe for 'The Good Doctor'?
The former child star has a seriously impressive resume.
Country Life
Good News: This Freezing Weather Might Mean Less Bugs Next Summer
Okay, so maybe all this frigidness hasn't been for nothing...
chip gaines
7 Things You Didn't Know About Chip Gaines
It's time to get to know your favorite HGTV dad.
luke bryan kangaroos
Kids & Pets
PETA Slams Luke Bryan for Gifting Kangaroos to His Wife At Christmas
The animal group is now calling for an investigation.
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