September 22 marked the first day of fall, which means summer is officially over. So long, swimsuit season; hello, comfy, oversized sweaters. As we enter a new season, more than just the leaves will change, and now is the time to prepare. This week, we’ve gathered some of the best tricks to make this season a fall breeze.

5 Surprising Sore Throat Remedies

Falls means crisp weather, changing leaves, apple picking, and … cold season. When the weather drops and everyone spends more time indoors together, germs spread fast. While there’s still no cure for the common cold, you’ve probably heard honey can help with a sore throat. But is it better in tea or coffee? And what about garlic? Check out these clever homemade remedies to treat your aching throat this fall.

Do This One Thing A Day To Defeat Clutter Forever

Clutter is sneaky. It builds up so slowly, you don’t notice it at first. Then one day to go to find new batteries for the TV remote, and you’re stuck digging through never ending junk drawers, linen cupboards, and hall closets. When you face this problem, don’t wait for spring cleaning to dive in. In fact, decluttering doesn’t have to be a big to-do. Learn the “thing-a-day” trick to banish clutter from your home.

Design Bloggers On Fall’s Top Trends

In the cooler months, we spend a lot of time indoors, so we may as well enjoy our environment. Once your home is clutter-free, you can finally get started on the decor of your dreams! If you’re not sure where to begin, or want some tips to tackle the latest trends, take a look at these ideas from the design pros.

Just for Fun: 27 Of The Best Books To Read This Fall

Does the cooler weather mean curling up in front of the fire with a good book to you? Then you’re in luck! We have a collect of fall’s top page turners for you to add to your library.