It’s time to replace our compost bin #DigIn

compost bin made with pallets

This is the first  sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot as part of a series about outdoor DIY projects  in the yard.  We have composted for almost 8 years now, since moving to our current home.  For years, we've just used pallets to kind of frame an area  for the compost ...

Huggies Designer Wipes Tub – Function Meets Fashion #HuggiesTester

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I am so excited to be an Official Huggies Tester and share with you an exciting new product!!!  Huggies Wipes Designer Tubs are a fun and fashionable way to store your baby wipes.  These tubs are the ultimate in Function Meets Fashion and one of my top picks.   Just because we are moms and often accumulate a lot of "stuff" in ...

When the yard changes in a bad way….time to start fresh!

oak swing

We had a nice, private yard with a row of huge old white pines along one of our property lines.  Then the recent storms hit- each time, with a different surprise, and knocking out power for a week or so- and tree branches, sometimes whole trees down.  Lightning hit one tree, topping it about 10 ...

Personalized Platters $25 | Think Mother’s Day or Teacher Gifts

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Aren't these the cutest platters EVER??  They would make great teacher or Mother's Day gifts!  Check out this limited time deal to get a personalized melamine platter for just $25! The perfect intimate, one-of-a-kind Mother's Day gift 27 different patterns available Designs for teachers, families, moms, and more! Customize your 14"x10" platter with your own personalized text Great for entertaining ...

5 Easy Ways to Save on Electric Bills

5 easy ways to save on electric bills

If you’re wondering about ways to save on electric bills each month, you’ll be pleased to know you’ve got quite a few options.  With just a few tips and tweaks from you and your family you’ll be able to see the amount you pay on your utilities each month start to decline almost immediately. Before you ...

Ideas to revamp your kitchen without breaking the bank

7 ideas to redo your kitchen without breaking the bank

If you’re looking to update your décor to give your house a little more pizazz, the kitchen is a great way to start.  Remaking your kitchen is one of the easiest and most effective ways to make your home look great and it will do an awesome job with tying in your home’s theme. Never underestimate what a ...

All You 6 Month Subscription for $6.00 | Lots of Great Coupons in Every Issue

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This deal ends April 30th - be sure to grab it while you can!   Grab a subscription to All You magazine for just $1 per issue!   If you just use one coupon from each issue,  then the magazine will pay for itself!   All You is also packed with great, simple, family-friendly recipes, household tips and great ...

A room (sort of) more organized (mostly) #BankerBoxes #GetOrganized

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A few weeks ago I showed you the very embarrassing photos of our "office area" of our bedroom.  The disorganized office, I guess we should have called it.  Since Fellowes had asked that I share with you just what DID need to be organized, as part of this program, I did it.  I'm kind of ...

Inspire. Create. Do.

inspire create do giveaway hop mondays at noon

Let's get started sharing what we are passionate about and be inspired by those around us as well! Here's all the details for our weekly linky party. What are you going to inspire us with this week? What: A place to share what you've been working on. We are looking for posts or projects that help ...