Decorating Your House for Spring

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Christmas is not the only time in which you can decorate the house seasonally. You may traditionally buy a tree at this time of year and fill your house full of wonderfully nostalgic decorations, however when they are all returned to there treasured storage place, whether it be the loft or under the stairs, your ...

Harman Stoves Offer Eco-Friendly Way to Heat Your Home (Giveaway)

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This post brought to you by Harman Stoves. All opinions are 100% mine.   We have used a fire-burning woodstove or insert for several years to heat our home in the cold months.  It's saved us hundreds a year if not more in oil costs.  We've been able to burn trees that have fallen from storms on ...

Does That Home You’re Thinking About Have These Red Flags?

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  If you’re tired of wasting money every month as a renter, perhaps it’s time to buy your own home. You may have taken all the appropriate steps, such as improving your credit score and saving for a down payment. Likewise, you may have looked into various surety home loans and applied for financing. But while you’re no ...

American Standard Portsmouth Vanity & Americast Bathtub

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When we started thinking about redoing our bathroom, which is our only full bath, we knew we had to maximize our tiny space and also minimize spending.  This is not usually an easy thing to do when looking at remodeling your home.  We really wanted a cast iron tub- for the heat retention and for ...

Join the Morning Star Farms Fresh Ideas Community

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Do you like to share your opinion? Do you love food? If so, you'll love this opportunity! The MorningStar Farms Fresh Ideas Panel is an exclusive online panel of MorningStar Farms food lovers who like to share opinions about food through surveys and discussion forums. If you qualify to join this community, you will be entered ...

Decisions to make when purchasing a home.

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Dremel Tools- Find anything Pinterest-ing lately?

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I have a GREAT idea for an unexpected and awesome gift for your favorite Pinterest-obsessed friend or family member (OR yourself...)... give the gift of DREMEL!  I won't lie, when I think of tools, I almost always think of my husband. Or of how tools are made for hands larger than my own.  But that's ...

Keep Track of What you Wear with My Clothing Helper (Giveaway 3 winners)

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Do you ever stand back and look at your closet thinking, I have a lot of clothes in this closet, and I hardly wear any of them?  Or maybe you realize that you have worn the same top and skirt for 4 Mondays running, and decide maybe you want to mix things up.  I've seen ...

Fellowes Powershred 63CB

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Any last minute Christmas shoppers out there???? I personally shop for my husband last. Is it just me, or are men impossible to buy for???? I have a great gift idea for any man (or woman) in your life. A paper shredder. That's right, a paper shredder! My guy was SO excited to try ...