Decoration Ideas for a Busy Family

Decorating Equipment On House Plans

Family life can be hectic, there’s no doubt about it. Nowadays, everyone is on the go. When it comes to decorating your house you can’t just select what might be the most aesthetically pleasing, you also need options that will make your life easier. Here are a few decoration ideas to consider from our friends ...

No one leaves the lights on anymore (#Giveaway 5 winners)

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Last month, I introduced you to the awesome that is the Lutron Occupancy Sensor Switch.  I also introduced you to my um...lack of attention to details at times...and you all got an inside look into the mess I made of things.  Happily, I have an amazing and talented husband who's able to fix things for ...

Designing kitchen spaces with The Home Depot #revitalizeandredesign

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This post about designing kitchen spaces with The Home Depot is sponsored through my affiliation with Glam Media.  Opinions are my own.  We are almost finished with our breezeway redo and it has me wanting to finally get our kitchen remodel started.  We'd decided years ago to just paint the horrible and piecemeal cabinetry and live ...

Who left the lights on (again)?

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 I participated in a campaign about "who left the lights on"on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Lutron. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. If you live with someone- anyone, chances are, like me, you've asked "Who left the lights on?" a time or two.  Or ...

How to Install a Vanity and a Faucet Yourself!

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This is a sponsored post about how to install a vanity and a faucet yourself.Brought to you by The Home Depot®, click here to learn more. I recently attended a Do It Herself Workshop at The Home Depot in Manchester, CT.  The workshop I attended was all about how to install a vanity and a ...

Making a Lego Terrarium

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We do a lot of gardening with our kids, but most of it happens outdoors. The kids are always asking for some plants in the house- and specifically, in their rooms, so I decided this week in honor of Miracle-Gro's The Gro Project, we would make a "Toyrarium" custom for our house.  We've done terrariums ...

Custom Closet Ideas for Storing more Shoes

custom closet ideas for storing more shoes

This post about custom closet ideas is brought to you by our friends at Tailored Living. Shoes, shoes, and more shoes! One can never have enough footwear. There is a shoe for each and every occasion, whether they are rugged and outdoorsy or classy and fashionable, you need to have a space to store ...

Home Depot DIY Birdhouse Kit #DigIn

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This is a sponsored post about a DIY Birdhouse Kit written by me on behalf of The Home Depot. This kit is available at TheHomeDepot.comas well as in some Home Depot stores (not mine) and is very reasonably priced at just $9.97. It is an easy to assemble kit that needs minimal tools ...

DIY Compost Bin

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This DIY Compost Bin post is brought to you buy the original DIY folks over at The Home Depot. I shared with you our existing compost bin a few weeks ago- very simple, and has been very functional, but it was time to update and redo it.  Too many heavy winter storms, branches and even ...

Home Depot Kids Workshops are fun and educational #DigIn

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We are a family that does our projects ourselves...we always DIY.  I think we've hired someone to do things exactly three times since we purchased our first home.  Naturally, our kids want to help and be part of our projects, but sometimes those projects just aren't suitable for little ones to be helping.  We try ...