The Importance of HVAC System Repairs and Maintenance Before Turing Up the Heat #HouseExperts

The Importance of HVAC System Repairs and Maintenance Before Turing Up the Heat

This post about the Importance of HVAC System Repairs and Maintenance Before Turning Up the Heat is brought to you by our friends at Sears As part of the #HouseExperts program. Baby, it’s cold outside!  Well, not today.  Today it’s been warm but there have been several days already where the temps have dropped well below freezing.  ...

Create the Good – 25 Days 25 Ways to Care #25days25ways

Create the Good - 25 Days 25 Ways to Care

This post brought to you by Create the Good. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. Seeing someone you care about aging or with a health problem is a challenging time.  It’s often a time where someone needs to step in and act as a care giver for that loved one ...

Updating Your Home’s Floors: Where the Biggest Memories and Messes are Made #HouseExperts

Updating Your Home's Floors: Where the Biggest Memories and Messes are Made

This post talking about Updating Your Home's Floors is brought to you as part of our new #HouseExperts partnership with Sears. Opinions are my own. We love our furniture.  We have a nice, big sectional in the living room that our whole family can snuggle up on.  It’s pretty, practical, and it’s comfortable yet somehow most of the ...

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

It’s no secret that having a baby is expensive.  There is a lot of gear to buy ahead of time and things to do to make sure your home is ready for a baby or another baby if you already have one.  Then, there are the expenses once baby is here, like diapers, wipes, etc. Feeding ...

Coconut Oil Roasted Pumpkin Seeds with Basil, Lime, and Sea Salt

Coconut Oil Roasted Pumpkin Seeds with Basil, Lime, and Sea Salt

Growing up I think I might have looked forward to eating the roasted pumpkin seeds my mom made more than actually carving the pumpkins and as a grown up, I know that I do.  It's something that my kids look forward to as well and even the toddlers love for a snack.  With 5 kids ...

Domino’s is Leading the Way

Domino's is Leading the Way

I’m a Michigan girl, born and raised and there are a lot of things about Michigan that I know well and love.  However, last month I traveled about 3 hours south of my hometown to Ann Arbor to the Domino’s Pizza Headquarters for Digital Insiders Day 2016 and I learned a lot about the amazing ...

5 Things to Think About When Remodeling Your Bathroom

5 Things to Think About When Remodeling Your Bathroom

I’ve spent nearly 20 years as a Kitchen and Bath Designer and there is still not much that excites me more than a remodeling project, even if it isn’t my own!  If it IS my own, all the better!  A bathroom remodel is one of the most common home improvement projects and it’s also one ...

ProNourish Nutrition Drinks as a Mini-Meal for People with Food Intolerance

ProNourish Nutrition Drinks as a Mini-Meal for People with Food Intolerance

Mini-Meal for People with Food Intolerance  A little over a year and a half ago, after seeing several doctors, I finally found a new family doctor who started talking to me about food intolerance & sensitivities and just how seriously these foods could be contributing to several of the issues I was having with my health.  ...

Off The Tongues of Toilet Training Toddlers: Funny Moments in Potty Training

Off The Tongues of Toilet Training Toddlers: Funny Moments in Potty Training

This post is sponsored by Pull-Ups® Training Pants. All opinions are my own. With seven children between us – five who've successfully learned to use the potty and two who are in the process – we've heard just about everything under the sun during the various stages of potty training.  We've all heard the phrase "kids say the ...

Bring New Life to Your Home with a Kitchen Remodel #HouseExperts

Bring New Life to Your Home with a Kitchen Remodel

This post talking about Remodeling Your Kitchen is brought to you as part of our new #HouseExperts partnership with Sears. Opinions are my own. I went to college for architectural technology and during my first year in school I took a job at a local lumber yard as a kitchen and bath designer.  I quickly realized how much ...