Articles by Katherine Englishman

Katherine is a freelance writer and yoga teacher based in the beautiful state of Maine. She likes cabins, saunas, beer, and being outside.
Florida Glamping Guide: The 10 Best Places to Getaway in the Sunshine State
The 10 Best Glamping Spots in Florida for a Sun-Filled Vacation

Stay in a tiki hut treehouse, a renovated Airstream trailer, or float on your own private houseboat at these unique Florida glampsites

12 Best Lake Placid Hotels in New York's Adirondack Mountains
The 12 Best Design-Minded Hotels in Lake Placid, New York

From boutique hotels to rustic lodges, New York's most famous alpine village has plenty of places to call home on an Adirondack getaway

A-frame House Guide: History, Benefits, Building Tips & Kits to Buy
A Definitive Guide to the A-Frame House: How to Build & More

A comprehensive rundown of all things A-frame—from structural benefits to what to know before buying, building, or renting one yourself

Prefab ADU Guide for Homeowners: Accessory Dwelling Units Explained
Everything You Need to Know About Prefab Accessory Dwelling Units

The once-fringe backyard buildings continue to gain popularity and zoning approval nationwide—here’s what you should know before building your own

The 14 Best Utah Glamping Spots for a Rejuvenating Stay in Nature
The 14 Best Places to Go Glamping in Utah

From geodomes in the red rocks to Oregon Trail-ready wagons, these are the most unique glampsites in Utah to spend a few nights this season

The 11 Best Fuzzy Blankets and Throws for Your Home
The Best Fuzzy Blankets and Throws to Make Your Home Feel Like a Cabin

Get cozy with oversized chunky knits, buttery-soft alpaca wool, and durable sherpa fleece that’s perfect for the cabin and the campsite.

The 9 Best Dog Raincoats for Rainy Day Adventures With Your Pet
The 9 Best Dog Raincoats for Rainy Day Adventures With Your Pet

These durable and well-made dog raincoats are designed to keep your adventure pup warm and dry outside

ADU Plans: An Introductory Guide to Buying & Building Your Own
An Easy Guide to Understanding and Picking ADU Floor Plans

You can buy prefab accessory dwelling units, but ADU plans offer the flexibility of customization to fit your property and needs

Glamping Scotland: The 14 Best Pods, Yurts & Bothies for Adventure
Explore Scotland from the 14 Best Glamping Pods, Bothies, & Yurts

From Inverness to the Isle of Arran and the rest of the highlands, isles, and coasts, Scotland is full of opportunities for exploration

The 10 Best Places to go Glamping in Northern Ireland
Escape to the Northern Reaches of the Emerald Isle for a Dreamy Glamping Getaway

Inviting cabins, luxurious lodges, and design-driven domes—explore the green hills and rugged coast of Northern Ireland in these unique glampsites

12 Best Waterproof Blankets for Picnics, the Beach, Outdoor Fun
The Best Waterproof Blankets for More Comfortable Outdoorsing

Packable and durable waterproof blankets, throws, and ground clothes for beach hangs, picnics, and beyond

The 5 Best Baby Carriers for Hiking & Other Family Adventures
The 5 Best Baby Hiking Backpacks for Logging Miles with Little Ones

Our reviewer put five kid carriers to the test on trails in the snowy peaks of Maine and the sunny Blue Ridge Mountains (and at a petting zoo, too)