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Are you Moving?…. —

Moving is a huge undertaking. It is extremely time-consuming and can cause a lot of stress. I’m talking about the actual process of moving….packing, sorting, boxes, etc. I have a few tips to reduce stress and also some space-saving tips. Let’s start with stress reducers. I recommend to start with writing a time outline. Start […]

Buying for Siblings —

Do you have multiple kids? Well, the gift giving adds up quickly. Let me share an idea that can reduce your spending and time! Sibling gift giving can be fun and inexpensive. First off, my kids draw a name. So, I put all their names in a bowl and let them draw one name. Each […]

Mason Jars —

Fall time may bring cooler entertainment, picnics and outdoor activities. Well, mason jars can be used for all your fall fun. Here are a few ideas on how to get creative with mason jars in your home… Paint and sand the jar to create a rustic soap dispenser. This is great for your indoor or […]

School Art Keepsake —

We are a couple weeks into school, which means the art work has started to roll in.  Some will be wonderful and adorable- you may actually want to frame these! Then there are others that you feel guilty for throwing away! Maybe you keep a box for each kid’s school artwork to keep in the […]

The Loss of a Pet —

One of my good friends just put her dog to sleep today. It was a tough decision. She has 3 young children and was struggling with how to tell them about the decision. So, this post is for anyone that may be dealing with this very hard time! We all love our dogs. They are […]

Refrigerator Tricks —

Are yall like me…a messy refrigerator drives you crazy?! The kids push around the food. Good food expires because it got pushed in the far back. A spilled bottle leaves a sticky puddle. It can be a never ending battle! However, this is the post for you! This post will change the way you use […]

Sushi for Kids —

My husband and I LOVE sushi! My kids are always curious…”what is that?!” They want to taste it, but the look kind of intimidates them. So, that got me thinking about kid friendly sushi. It’s not actually sushi at all, but it resembles sushi with familiar foods. This may warm them up to the idea […]

Garage Tip —

Okay, so does your garage look like mine? Well, this isn’t my garage but you get the picture? Most of us have toys, bikes, and stuff that fills our garage. It can drive you crazy as you try to maneuver around! Sometimes I feel like my kids don’t even want to play with their toys […]

Naturally Repel Mosquitoes —

Mosquitoes can be pesky, painful, annoying, and no one wants them lurking around our home! Here are a few unique  and natural tips that can help you repel those mosquitoes away this summer. Coffee Grounds- The simple home remedy to repel mosquitoes is coffee grounds. All you need to do is just sprinkle coffee grounds […]

Lawn Tips —

Summer is here. We are busy with school parties, end of school year, tball and more! We may not have the time to think about anything else. However, don’t let your lawns health take a backseat. An unhealthy lawn can spread fast and end up costing way more money to re-sod! So, take these tips […]