Latest from Megan McDonough

Henry Bloch, whose H&R Block became world’s largest tax-services provider, dies at 96

Mr. Bloch became an unexpected media star, starring in commercials for products such as cars, airlines and hotels; he once jumped out of a suitcase in an ad for the Comfort Inn hotel chain.
  • Apr 23, 2019

Karl Lagerfeld, fashion designer who reinvented Chanel, dies at 85

The German-born couturier was one of the most well-known and influential fashion designers of the late-20th century.
  • Feb 19, 2019

Brisket, five-spiced bacon and chili mayo: These D.C. breakfast sandwiches are anything but boring

Restaurants have taken the classic sandwich formula and added unexpected ingredients.
  • Jan 9, 2019

Forget winter white. This neon kid’s room will warm your heart.

Plus: design advice from a pro who’s not afraid of color.
  • Jan 3, 2019

10 home design trends to watch out for in 2019

Before you pick up that paintbrush, take a look at the colors and styles that Houzz experts say will be in.
  • Dec 27, 2018

A map of the D.C. we see on TV, from ‘Veep’ to ‘House of Cards’

A map of the D.C. we see on TV, from ‘Veep’ to ‘House of Cards’
  • Dec 20, 2018

How India Hicks celebrates a traditional British Christmas (even in the tropics)

We spoke with the tastemaker, designer and goddaughter of Prince Charles about her favorite traditions and got her advice on setting an English-inspired holiday table.
  • Dec 13, 2018

Stevie Wonder steals the show at the 2018 American Ingenuity Awards

The evening, which honored guests such as John Krasinski and Janelle Monáe, was upstaged by a surprise appearance.
  • Dec 6, 2018

Six easy and elegant ways to decorate your home for the holidays

Make your rooms feel festive without spending a great deal of time or money.
  • Dec 6, 2018