Top Five Spring Cleaning Tips for Busy People


There is little incentive to undertake any deep cleaning during the winter. The days are short and the nights are long, so most people prefer to spend their down time relaxing in front of the TV with the fire on. But as surely as day follows night, winter slowly turns into spring and the weather […]

Get Organized Before Spring Cleaning

Get Organized Before Spring Cleaning

Spring is coming, Spring is coming. At least that’s what the groundhog said but it doesn’t really look like it, huh? Regardless of the weather it’s about that time to start the dreaded Spring Cleaning again. *Boo, Hiss, Boo* I’ve tried to get my thoughts and cleaning process organized so my Spring Cleaning will go […]

Achieving Your Weight Goal – Tips to Get There


Achieving a certain weight goal is a dream shared by many individuals, but few know how to make it happen. Many people look through diet tips and try to figure out the easiest way to make weight loss happen. The problem with this, though, is that a large number of people find fad diets or […]

5 Potty Training Tips

Potty Training Tips

Maybe you’re just now growing weary of changing diapers. Or, maybe you’ve worked the potty angle for a while. Either way you  may find yourself in over your head entering into potty training territory. In a perfect world kids would be born using the potty. There would be no diapers, no accidents and no messy clean-ups; […]

5 Tips to Keep Your Children’s Bedroom Clean


Our Children’s Bedroom can often resemble a war zone, a circus of toys, clothes and knick-knacks that can be an eye sore and a hazard. One minute it can be a pristine clean and cute little room, a few minutes later it is a pit of fire from hell! So how do we get our young […]

Kitchen Tips: Don’t Scrimp on Kitchenware

Casserole Dishes

Have you ever followed a recipe to the letter only to have the results leave something to be desired? That was my story until I realized what I was doing wrong. I had been using the same Kitchenware Cookware I bought years before – you know, the cheapest I could find. I never understood why people […]

Thirteen Basic Disaster Preparedness Tips

disaster preparedness

None of us want to think of something terrible happening. As a parent we can’t help but play out scenarios in our heads and plan out what we’ll do. Unfortunately disasters happen, and can’t always be prevented or avoided. Disaster Preparedness is an important step, and below you’ll find Thirteen Basic Disaster Preparedness Tips from NASA Senior Engineer […]

Back to School Tip Create a Workspace

When it comes to doing school projects and homework, location is key. We have several places our son COULD do his work, but I like to make it special and personal. I find this to be the best way to get him to do his work with as little fuss as possible once he heads […]

10 Tips for the Best Summer BBQ

Finally, summertime is upon us and that means it’s time to fire up the grill for a BBQ! Prepare Ahead of Time Who’s bringing the music? What activities are there to keep the guests entertained? Horseshoes, badminton and Frisbees are hallmarks of the season. This can include devising a theme for the BBQ that is […]