Prepping Your HVAC System for Colder Weather #HouseExperts

Prepping Your HVAC System for Colder Weather

This post talking about Prepping Your HVAC System for Colder Weather is brought to you as part of our new #HouseExperts partnership with Sears. Opinions are my own. The signs of fall are all around us here.  The leaves are starting to change to those beautiful shades of red, orange, and gold and the evening air is ...

Fall Cleaning Tips #StayClean2016 #RugDoctorDifference

Fall Cleaning Tips

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Rug Doctor for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I'm not sure there is much in this world I love more than fall with my family. The house is constantly filled with chatter, kids laughing and playing after school (often even extra kids that don't ...

Planning for New Siding for Your Home #HouseExperts

Planning for New Siding for Your Home

This post talking about Planning for New Siding for Your Home is brought to you as part of our new#HouseExperts partnership with Sears. Opinions are my own. A few weeks ago we showed how much of a difference that just painting our old aluminum siding made, but we realize it’s definitely a short term fix. It looks great ...

4 Home Improvements that Make Your Home Work Smarter

4 Home Improvements that Make Your Home Work Smarter

This post with home improvements that make your home work smarter is brought to you by our friends at Sears As part of the #HouseExperts program. Our home was built in the late 60’s, early 70’s.  It’s your typical ranch style home and while there were many updates to it over the years before we become the ...

Why should I get my HVAC Inspected? #HouseExperts

Why Should I Get My HVAC inspected- This Mama Loves

 This post explaining why I should get my HVAC inspected is brought to you as part of our new#HouseExperts partnership with Sears. Opinions are my own. It has been in the 90's and so humid here.  I don’t ever remember a summer that had this many days in the 90’s, and we have more coming ...

Simple & Sweet DIY Growth Chart & Orange Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Simple & Sweet DIY Growth Chart for Kids / This Mama Loves Blog

Consideration was supposed to be provided by Go & Grow by Similac® via Glam/Mode. If there's one thing I've learned as a mom, it's that kids grow fast. They arrive in the world unable to do much at all on their own, and within a few days or weeks can start to control their heads. Within a ...

Tips for Moving with Less Stress #CORTathome #Moving

Tips for Moving with Less Stress

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CORT for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Tips for Moving with Less Stress Moving to a new town or home can be a very exciting time but it also tends to be filled with stress.  It's a big undertaking to pack up a whole life's ...

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover from This Mama Loves

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover Recently I was invited to attend a webinar with AllerEase and Dr. Neeta Ogden, an allergy specialist, to learn about allergy friendly bedroom makeovers. Many, if not all of us, have some kind of allergies at some point in time, or at least some symptoms relating from allergens.  Yes, there are medicines ...

Protect your Family Home with a Home Automation System

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Protect Your Family Home with a Home Automation System With a million things going on, kids to chauffeur, meals to cook just to name a few, it’s really easy to lose track of things.  Forget to lock the door?  Not sure if you left the lights on?  SAGE by Hughes can help you out, from anywhere ...

7 Simple Summer Grilling Hacks

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7 Summer Grilling Hacks With kids, a full-time job, and countless other responsibilities, sometimes it seems hard to relax and enjoy the summer. A family barbecue can become a source of added work and stress but I have learned it doesn't have to be. One thing I always try to do is to KISS it- keep ...