Win Clorox 2 & Dare To Be Colorful!

Win Clorox 2 & Dare To Be Colorful!

Dare to be colorful and take the Clorox 2 Challenge! Read on to find out how to get a free bottle of Clorox 2 so you can take the challenge for free! Being a mom and wife for over a decade and a half I have tried to get a lot of stains out over the years. I’ve tried various methods and have had some successes and some failures. One … Continue Reading →
Thrifty Thursday – Save Money by Reading the Labels

Thrifty Thursday – Save Money by Reading the Labels

Thrifty Thursday again. This time you can save money by not having to buy things like detergent, fabric softener, shampoo, etc. as often as you might think. How? Read the label – again. Many of us get into the habit of pouring out a certain amount of product. Take laundry detergent for example. I use liquid because we have very hard water and it works better. Well, the detergent companies … Continue Reading →
Carpet Cleaner That Really Works – Spot Shot

Carpet Cleaner That Really Works – Spot Shot

MomCentral has sent me on another tour (they are fun), this time with the folks at WD-40 and their new Spot Shot Instant Carpet Stain & Odor Eliminator. I’ve grown up familiar with WD-40 for stopping squeaks and loosening up all sorts of things. We used it at my home growing up and when I got married my husband brought his own can with him when we moved into our … Continue Reading →
Home Project Process Woes

Home Project Process Woes

What a nightmare of a day, a weekend really. My hubby and my brother (thank you big brother!) are installing laminate flooring in my son’s room, the hallway, and our family room. For any of you that know my hubby you will understand that this is a big project and you know how he gets – well he has gotten that way and more! Ugh! I totally appreciate him doing … Continue Reading →
Laundry Ugh

Laundry Ugh

Ok, so ugh to most household chores. Today I need to do laundry though so that is my ugh (one of them) for now. Of course, I really should be putting a load in now instead of writing this blog even. As soon as I’m done with this post I will go put in the first load of the day, really, I promise! Where are all the self-cleaning fabrics, the … Continue Reading →
Alien Ottoman

Alien Ottoman

How crazy looking is this? I just love it – looks like an alien maybe, but it’s an an ottoman made from recycled flip-flops. Cool, huh? It is a bit (ahem) on the pricey side at $350 but I can put it on my when-I-win-the-lottery-wish-list all the same. It’s the Miss Rio Ottoman available on Design Within Reach if you just have to have one of your very own. Continue Reading →