House Cleaning Schedule for Household Organization

Do you have a house cleaning schedule you use for making sure you are on top of all your chores? This may sound a little ridiculous, but I had never learned much about organization growing up. My childhood was a little different, growing up in my grandparents home with my mom and sister. My sister […]

Trendy Affordable Furniture – Sears Furniture Collection #Ad

This is a sponsored post through the Social Media Chicks influencer network. I am a Sears Holding Corporation blogger, though all opinions are my own. We are in need of a trendy affordable furniture make-over! We have not updated our furniture since moving into our house 11 years ago. With having had young children we did not want to […]

Thick and Creamy Antibacterial Hand Wash by Lysol Review

I am a BzzAgent and was provided a sample of Lysol Touch of Foam Antibacterial Hand Soap. Thank you to both BzzAgent and Lysol for doing so! I love my foaming hand soap so much more than I do liquid soaps now. I think they rinse so much better without leaving a residue than the […]

Get Your #LicensetoSpill with Mohawk SmartStrand Silk Carpet

This Mohawk SmartStrand Silk Carpet post is sponsored by Collective Bias and Mohawk Flooring but all opinions are my own. There is a quaint little town about an hour  away from us called Long Grove here in Illinois. Each year they hold three different festivals, each deliciously wonderful! They have a Chocolate Festival in May, a Strawberry […]

How to Add Color to Your Home without Painting

Did you ever wonder how to add color to your home to give it an update without having to paint? Painting a room can be tedious and costly, plus it is also not something you want to do every season. But as moods, seasons, and trends change, you can help your home interior keep up […]

Fresh Smelling Home By Removing Pet Odors

This Fresh Smelling Home By Removing Pet Odors post is sponsored by Odor Free Machines. I love having pets in our home. However, I like having pets that are seen and not smelled. I always want to make sure when someone walks into my home it does not smell like walking into a pet shop. […]

Shelf Life of Common Spices and Herbs

What is the shelf life of common spices and herbs? My herb and spice cabinet was a disaster and desperately needed a makeover. While going through my spices and herbs I realized that there were some jars in there that were only used for one recipe..and that was years ago! Some of those jars were probably older than […]

Decluttering Your House With Three Simple Tips

Whether you work a 9 to 5 job or work from home, decluttering your house does not always fit in so easily to schedules. Either way, you are entitled to taking some vacation time or personal time. Believe it or not, taking some time out from the daily grind is a fantastic way to declutter […]

How to Create Personal Space for Kids in Shared Rooms

Recently I have had to look at how to create personal space for Megan who shares a room with Anna. Megan is nine, almost 10 and Anna is five. When we found out we were pregnant with twins 5 years ago, we knew at some point Megan would need to share a room. I had […]

Powerful Cleaning Products with Affresh #Giveaway

This Powerful Cleaning Products post is brought to you by Affresh. Since painting our kitchen counters, I actually love cleaning our kitchen. However, cleaning my stovetop is my nemesis. Years ago when we bought our stove we had no idea how difficult it would be to keep clean. I am not sure if it is […]