Adding Charm to Your Home With A Harman Pellet Stove (ends 2/18)

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Harman Stoves for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Oh, the weather outside is frightful, la, la, la, la, la, la, la la… It is pretty darn cold right now in Illinois! Currently it is only 6 degrees, with an 8 below wind chill. […]

Wickless Scented Candles – Beautiful and Safe

I love the smell of candles, and how warm and cozy they make the house feel. I used to light candles all the time, but then stopped when I met my husband since he has very bad allergies. Over the past few years I have managed to find scents that do not aggravate his allergies, the […]

Make Countertops Look Like Granite With Giani

As some of you may know, I have been doing some home improvement projects lately. For the longest time I had wanted to redo my family room, dining area, and kitchen. Having had the opportunity to paint those rooms with Aura Paint made a huge difference alone.  Then I had received a wall decal for the […]

Creating Peaceful Living Space With Lighting

I love playing with the lighting in our house.  I have found the type of lighting we have in our house can really affect the feel of the ambiance.  That is one of the reasons why I love this time of year with the Christmas tree.  Having just the lights of the Christmas tree on […]

Cut Down on Energy Bills with Retractable Awning

If you happen to live in a house that has full exposure to the sun, it can be rather difficult during the summer months.  Our backyard has full sun exposure, which actually presents some problems.  It can get very hot and without any relief from the heat it is hard to enjoy our backyard, or […]

Benjamin Moore Aura Paint #BzzAgent Review

Benjamin Moore Aura Paint Recently I was given an offer from BzzAgent to get a free gallon of Benjamin Moore Aura paint in exchange for a review.  This was actually just the kick I needed to repaint our family room, dining room, kitchen area, which I have wanted to repaint ever since we painted 8 […]

Insignia LED Light Bulbs Review

When replacing anything in our household, I always replace that item with something that is energy efficient.  We have been switching out all of our incandescent bulbs to compact fluorescent bulbs reduce energy and save money. I do not like that these bulbs contain mercury. LED Light Bulbs I recently had the opportunity to review the Insignia […]

Outdoor Living Space

As I have mentioned in the past, our biggest dilemma right now is space.  We live in a smallish house.  We love the neighborhood, but would love a little more room.  We have three children and have a 3 bedroom house with 1 1/2 bathrooms, attic and no basement.  We have the girls sharing a […]

Glade Expressions Oil Diffuser and Mist – The BZZ On Home Fragrance

Recently I had the opportunity to try out the Glade Expressions Oil Diffuser and the Fragrance Mist.  I have to say I love this Glade Expressions Collection.  I had received a coupon from BzzAgent to try both the diffuser and the mist for free.  I had taken my daughter with me when we went to […]

Updating A Home Is Never Ending

Updating A Home Updating a home seems to be a never-ending project.  When you own a home, don’t you have a list that is a mile long of things you want to do?  When we bought our house 9 years ago there were several things we put on our list of things we wanted to […]