The best thing about having high quality kitchen tools is the ability to hand them down to the next generation. If you’re like, that line of hand-me-downs will extend for a long time, so you need cookware that lasts. There are a few brands of cookware that have been around since my grandmother was a… Continue reading You’ll Have These Timeless Kitchen Tools Forever!
It is the season for picnics in the park. Pack up a delicious lunch and head off to eat among nature and soak up the spring and summer season. Here are some great essentials to help you pack the perfect picnic. The foundation of your picnic is a great blanket. This waterproof Threshold Gingham Picnic Blanket… Continue reading How To Pack The Perfect Picnic
Did you know that Saturday is Earth Day? Make it a day to celebrate our planet and give something back to it. If you have kids like I do, Earth Day is a perfect opportunity to show them the importance of taking care of our planet, starting with our own backyard. Let’s look at some family-fun ways… Continue reading 5 Family-Fun Ways To Celebrate Earth Day
If the Easter Bunny came to your house and dropped off some Easter goodies for your family this year, he might have left a bit of a mess behind. Easter is a joyous time for making memories and celebrating, but along with it comes trails of dirt from the Easter egg hunts, Easter decor and… Continue reading Post-Easter Clean-Up Tips
Enhance your outdoor living space with new patio furniture for less. Right now, many stores are having big sales on all kinds of outdoor furniture for relaxing and entertaining. Check out some of the great deals available now and take advantage of the savings before it is too late! Save 53% on this beautiful Moxley… Continue reading Save Big on Patio Furniture Now!
Now that spring is here, it seems everyone is getting together for spring events. Whether you are hosting a spring luncheon or traveling to visit with family and friends, you will love these 6 simple dessert recipes. There is no harm taking a shortcut, all of these recipes have one thing in common, they are… Continue reading 6 Simple Spring & Summer Dessert Recipes
Spring is finally here and gardeners everywhere are dusting off their gardening tools and getting ready to break some ground. After a long winter, there is a lot to do to get your garden in shape. Taking the time to prep will pay off when it comes time to harvest the fruits of your labor.… Continue reading 6 Steps To Prep Your Garden for Spring Planting
Every time I’m on Pinterest, I inevitably see a gorgeous living room or bedroom with a beautiful, oversized piece of art as the centerpiece. Now, if you’ve ever gone out and actually looked for art like that for sale, you know that even art prints are expensive. There’s no way we’ll be getting a thousands-of-dollars original… Continue reading DIY Your Own Unique Home Artwork
Now that the warm weather is here, the time for outdoor entertaining is in full swing. If you are looking for ways to make your next outdoor party or event more festive, efficient and comfortable, you are in luck. I have some great ideas to help you entertain with style this summer. Entertaining outdoors is… Continue reading Entertain with Style This Summer
Are your house and yard crying out for some attention, but you don’t want your wallet to cry too? No problem, here are 10 easy and inexpensive ways to add curb appeal without breaking the bank. Front Door Fix Add a coat of color to that front door. This is a fast and easy project that… Continue reading 10 Easy and Inexpensive Ideas to Add Curb Appeal
A green, lush lawn is one of the first things I look forward to when the snow finally melts. However, after being buried under snow for months, your lawn needs some TLC to look its best come summer. Start in spring with these 6 easy steps for a green, lush lawn this summer. Rake Leaves, debris,… Continue reading 6 Easy Steps For A Green, Lush Lawn
Spring is on the horizon! Begin setting aside some money to update your backyard, or do a little at a time, beginning now. Having an outdoor space that makes you happy is essential for climbing out of those winter blues. Here are a few EASY tips to spruce up your outdoor space, without breaking the… Continue reading Updating your Backyard Without Breaking the Bank
Hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way! There is such a wonderful feeling that comes along with the Easter holiday. After a cold and dreary winter, spring welcomes in a breath of fresh air, and beautiful signs of new life all around. Easter is a time to celebrate new life, and what better way to do… Continue reading Tips to Make Your Easter Gathering Egg-stra Special
After a long winter you might be filled with ideas for spring home improvement projects. We are in the middle of a huge home renovation right now. It can be very exciting making big changes to you home, but it can also be very expensive. I love when I am able to get what I… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Home Improvement Deals at The Home Depot
Are you expecting a nice tax return this year? Maybe you’re getting back more than you were expecting? Whether you get back a whole bunch of money, or maybe just a bit, here are five fun ways to spend your tax refund this year. Image Source Take a Vacation – If you’re getting a big… Continue reading 5 Fun Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund
Easter is almost here and before we know it, good old Mr. Cottontail will be hopping down that bunny trail. If you are hosting Easter dinner at your house this year, I have some great ways you can set an Easter themed table that will wow your guests. Spring is a time for rebirth, flowers… Continue reading Ideas To Help You Set A Beautiful Easter Table
Spring is just around the corner, and if you’re anything like me, the first thing you think of when you hear the word “Spring” is Spring Cleaning. Sigh. Then I ask myself, “Do I need to spring clean?” With 8 kids, a husband, myself, 3 cats, and a dog, just the thought of Spring Cleaning… Continue reading Do I Need to Spring Clean?
With the weather warming up and the flowers starting to bloom in many areas of the country, it’s a surefire sign that spring is close at hand. Soon, everyone will set their clocks ahead and lose an hour of precious time, but gain extra daylight hours. This is something that most people enjoy, and don’t… Continue reading Spring Cleaning Tips for Busy Families
Are you counting down the days until spring? If you can hardly stand the wait, why make the time go faster by using the last weeks of winter to get your garden ready for spring? Even though it is too cold in many parts of the country to start planting your garden, following these 5 Easy Tips… Continue reading 5 Easy Tips for a Better Garden
It’s that time of year again where the weather is getting warmer, the flowers start to bloom, and the humans start to come out of their homes. But, before they do that, most of them need to do a little spring cleaning, first. However, it’s not just about down-sizing and cleaning. It’s also about organizing… Continue reading Add Some Spring Fever to Your Bedroom this March