Black Friday Survival Tips


* This post is sponsored by Slickdeals, but all opinions are are own! #ad #slickdeals #blackfriday The holidays are upon us, y’all.  If you haven’t even started Christmas shopping (like me), I won’t horrify you with how few weekends are left before Santa makes his big arrival.  The holidays can be a stressful (and expensive!) […]

Gearing up for our New Kitchen with Bosch AutoAir™ Dishwasher

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   h* This post is sponsored by Best Buy.  All opinions are our own. #boschdishwasher, #boschcrystaldry, #boschkitchen, #mynewboschdishwasher #ad As summer starts to head into fall here in Western NY, we have been debating whether to undertake the renovation of the kitchen of our 1818 (yep!) farmhouse, or wait until next summer.  One of the things that I’ve been […]

Four Tips for Safe Online Shopping


As a parent, you probably feel like one of those circus performers who can keep 25 plates in the air at all times, balancing each one on a thin stick. Between taking care of your kiddos, household projects, work demands, family and friends, pets and more, you are one busy person. In an effort to […]

Refreshing Your Bathroom Without Remodeling


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MegaSummerRefresh #CollectiveBias  So, I have a confession to make.  I have absolutely HATED my bathroom for the last year.  I’m dying to remodel, but there’s just no way that’s in the budget or the schedule right now.  When […]

Enhancing Your Home Office

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If there is anything that bloggers can attest to, working from home isn’t always easy. There are constant distractions and, while sitting in your pajamas all day sounds like a blast, it’s not so much fun if you are constantly distracted, or if you office is a huge mess. The truth is you spend a […]

5 Fabulous Ideas for Creating an Outdoor Environment for the Family

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  With winter soon giving way to balmy temperatures, you’ll probably be spending a significant amount of time outdoors. Creating a great outdoor environment for the family makes your time outside all the more enjoyable. Whether you have a large amount of room or your backyard is limited on space, the following are five fabulous […]

Laundry Room Organization Hacks for Small Spaces


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TryMembersMark #CollectiveBias The house that I live in now was built in the 1860s and there are a lot of quirks to living in a home this old.  The floors aren’t always even, there is coal storage areas […]

Spring Cleaning Hacks for Stainless with Mr. Clean

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This review was made possible by iConnect and Mr. Clean.  I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are my 100% mine. It’s that time – spring cleaning!  And if you know me, you know I’m SUPER busy so I don’t have a ton of time to be down on my knees using […]

Tips for Spring Cleaning your Bathroom

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* Thank you to Kimberly-Clark and The Motherhood for sponsoring this post! It’s that time of year!  The temperatures are rising, the snow is melting, and soon flowers are going to start popping up – yup – it’s springtime, and that means spring cleaning time!  For me, it’s actually one of my favorite times of year […]

Happy Space: Decorating a Creative Room for Your Child

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Your child’s room isn’t solely for playing. There are a lot of creative tasks that they’ll try to tackle such as homework and art projects. If you’re trying to foster a creative environment where they can grow and prosper, you need to find ways where you can unleash their creativity with the following inspirational advice. […]