Cough and Cold Season – How to Combat the Creeping Crud

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own.  Cough and cold season has finally arrived! Yay! Not really… Yes, it’s that time of year again when my daughter brings home every possible germ from school, and both my husband and I immediately get it. For real. Every little bug becomes the plague. That’s … Read more

Organizing Tips for Calendar

Organizing Tips for Calendar – planner color coding system with boxes that help you see how far along you are in the process

First Aid Kit

DIY First Aid Kit starting with an all purpose kit and bag from CVS Health with extra bandages, first aid spray, antacids and pain relievers

Desk Organizing Project

Desk Organizing Project with printables like a calendar, color coordinated pens for different events, color printer and shelving

DIY Paper Towel Holder

DIY Paper Towel Holder with Viva Paper Towels, Kleenex Facial Tissues help you start back to school season with double box tops

Hair Accessories DIY Organizer

Hair Accessories DIY Organizer made with Simply Art Wood Dowels, Clothespins, SIMPLY ART® Watercolor cakes and brush set from Loew-Cornell

Summertime Outdoors

This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of Orkin. However, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Summer time hits early here, so we have been outside a whole lot lately. My ankles are proof of how much time I have been spending outside. Those darn mosquitoes love me and my family. … Read more

How to Pick your Ideal Home

How to pick your ideal home – find a Realtor®, research mortgages, write a don’ts list, write a needs versus wants list, explore communities and more

Backyard Upgrade with Outdoor String Lights

Backyard Upgrade with Outdoor String Lights called Enbrighten Café Lights by Jasco. They light up your yard and patio to make it fun for summer cookouts

Smartphone Hacks for a More Stylish Home

Remodeling can take a lot of time and money. Just updating a mid-range bathroom can cost over $10,000. Unless you have an unlimited amount of cash sitting around, that probably sounds like a lot. The good news is that you already own technology that can help you lower that cost while saving you time. In … Read more

4 Ways to Improve the Storage in Your Kitchen

Apartment kitchens are notoriously small, with just a limited amount of storage space. If you’re struggling to find the space you need for glasses, plates and pantry items, there are several ways you can increase your kitchen cabinets’ storage capabilities. Add Organizers Inside Cabinets Hit up your local homewares or storage solution store for kitchen … Read more

4 Seasonal DIY Projects

Seasonal DIY Projects to make your home look festive during every season – including themed mailboxes, floral arrangements and more

4 Interesting Decor Ideas for your Home

Are you bored with your home’s décor? Reinvigorating your home with unique ideas is easy with a little guidance. Shopping at the store tends to lead the amateur decorator to dress their rooms in overused, uninspired styles. Decorating comes in a multitude of flavors, from painting the walls to strategically placing a quirky object somewhere within … Read more

5 Most Interesting Repurposed Hooks

Hooks are a wonderful way to add organization to your home. They fit in unconventional wall spaces and allow you to hang so many items in easy-to-reach places. Hooks don’t have to look conventional; unique hooks around your house double as accents and useful implements. Try repurposing some of your old household items into great new hooks. … Read more

Prepping for Summer Early

Can you believe summer is around the corner? If you love sunshine, warm weather, and longer daylight nights, welcoming your favorite season can’t happen soon enough. Let the ideas that follow help you get prepped early for the summer ahead. Prepare Your Outdoor Space Image via Flickr by Wicker Paradise Whether you have a small patio area … Read more

How to Do Laundry Better

How to do laundry better using TIDE PODS® and an effective method of washing clothes using laundering symbols

Dusting Your Way to Shiny New Home

Dusting Your Way to Shine New Home With Endust Multi-Surface Dusting Spray lemon scent used on wood finished smooth leather, stainless steel & more

6 Stylish Backyard Ideas on a Budget

6 Stylish Backyard Ideas on a Budget for small yards everything from flameless lanterns, stylish towels, Mother In Law Tongue Plants, planters, and more