Things I Love About Autumn In The Midwest #Fall2016

By nature, I am a warm weather person. I want to hibernate all Winter long, especially during the coldest months of the winter. I live for the summertime with the kids and hanging out at the pool. However, there are things I love about Autumn. The good thing about living in the Midwest is getting to […]

Decor Faux Pas Clash Of the Cushions Days before Thanksgiving

Several years ago my sister gave us their couch. They were getting new furniture and no longer needed this piece of furniture. We were, and still are, very grateful for it since it was the perfect size for our family room. Well, after years of the couch being tormented by three children, it was desperately […]

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 […]

Febreze Holiday Collection Review and Giveaway (Ends 1/8)

I love the scents that come out of the kitchen during the holidays. All the baking is such a thrill to the senses! However, I also love to have all those scents in my home even when there isn’t any baking occurring, and even long after the holidays are over.  Febreze has managed to capture a […]

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 […]

Wall Quote Decals – Vinyl Disorder Review & Giveaway

As some of may know I have been very determined to revamp the interior of our house.  Our interior has not had any type of updating since we first moved into our home 10 years ago.  It was just much to take on with the kids being so young, and frankly it was the last […]

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 […]