Protect Your Grandchildren (or children) at Home

Protect Your Grandchildren (or children) at Home

You all know I simply adore my twin granddaughters – they are now just a little over a year old. I want to make sure that as a grandma, well ok my grandma name is Ga-Ga, that the girls will be safe when they are in my home. With every generation things change in a variety of ways so I … Continue Reading →
Deck Design Made Easy

Deck Design Made Easy

For my family we enjoy our patio and deck areas just about all year long. Our current deck is over 20 years old though and it is time to think about a new one. So we have started planning. My first step has been started a Deck Ideas Pinterest board. (Family Features) While outdoor living season may be winding down, … Continue Reading →
Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of hhgregg. All opinions are 100% mine. Normally I hate doing laundry, but lately I am loving it. I think that is because of my new Samsung activewash High-Efficiency Top-Load Washer  and Samsung Steam Electric Dryer all from hhgregg. Getting a new washer and dryer set with some of … Continue Reading →
5 Mistakes Homeowners Make That Attract Pests

5 Mistakes Homeowners Make That Attract Pests

(Family Features) Spring is house-hunting season and with warmer temperatures and increased rain, it is also the season when pesky creatures can invade homes. Even minor flaws in a new home should not be ignored as they can potentially lead to pest damage. Ron Harrison, Ph.D., entomologist with Orkin, recommends new homeowners avoid making these five mistakes: Overlooking tiny cracks … Continue Reading →
22 Facts You Didn’t Know About Showers

22 Facts You Didn’t Know About Showers

This week’s infographic has some 22 facts you didn’t know about showers and showering habits. I found it really interesting about the pressure of the shower and how many prefer a gentler one than woman. That is definitely how it is with Hubby and I and I had always thought he was an odd duck! What did you find most … Continue Reading →
Infographic: How Much Stuff Do You Actually Own?

Infographic: How Much Stuff Do You Actually Own?

This week’s infographic, How Much Stuff Do You Actually Own, is really interesting I think – well I actually say that each Saturday, don’t I? Anyway, many of us are cooped up in the house more in the winter and we started to notice how much stuff (junk) we really have all around us. It gets overwhelming! So much of … Continue Reading →
How to Save Money with Your Freezer

How to Save Money with Your Freezer

Last year we finally bought a small deep freeze and it has been great. Our refrigerator is a side-by-side so the freezer space there is limited, but with the extra freezer we have a lot more room now. As much as 30 to 40 percent of all food in North America is wasted, according to the United Nations Environment Programme. … Continue Reading →
[Infographic] Green Pest Management

[Infographic] Green Pest Management

I understand little bugs don’t mean to be a pest, they are just being themselves but I prefer if they find space to live that doesn’t mix with mine. Pesticides are effective, but they are just as bad for us as they are for the pests sometimes. I found this infographic that shares some greener methods of controlling this little … Continue Reading →
What is your storage style? Take the quiz to find out!

What is your storage style? Take the quiz to find out!

(Family Features) Storage has style? Really? Of course it does. And when it comes to tackling storage projects, don’t skimp on creating the style that best suits your personality. “Creative, attractive and functional storage can give any home a refreshing lift,” says Scott Davis, ClosetMaid’s VP of Product Development and Marketing. “Whether it’s a master closet, linen closet, entry way … Continue Reading →
P&G Walmart Stock Up & Save Event PLUS GIVEAWAY

P&G Walmart Stock Up & Save Event PLUS GIVEAWAY

Disclosure: I have been compensated by P&G for sharing this information and the giveaway gift card. Opinions are my own and I really do shop at Walmart regularly for my own family. Along with spring cleaning goes spring stock up in my house. I do not have a huge amount of storage space, but there are certain products that I … Continue Reading →