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2015 Gift Guide: Home and Electronics

2015 Gift Guide: Home and Electronics

Is the reality of the season starting to set in yet? Are you noticing the holiday music playing in every store you enter, streets lined with lights and decorations and news about weather changing across the country? By now you have hopefull ...
Fall Decorating Can Jazz Up Your Home

Fall Decorating Can Jazz Up Your Home

Whenever we visit my mom or mother-in-law’s house during the holidays, I always enjoy their festive decorations. Centerpieces on the tables, blankets on the couch, greenery on shelves, candy dishes on end tables and even festive table ...
Embrace Halloween; Decorate with Fog!

Embrace Halloween; Decorate with Fog!

If there’s one thing that Scott and I can agree on, it’s that Halloween is a really awesome holiday. Not only is it an excuse to dress up in fun costumes, but you have permission to create scary environments that people THANK YO ...
Change Room Colors Without Using Paint

Change Room Colors Without Using Paint

Our house has been abuzz lately. Not because there’s anything exciting going on but rather because our lights have decided to go on the fritz. It has been so bad that we decided to unscrew two of the three lights to stop the constant ...
Think About the Big Picture: Family

Think About the Big Picture: Family

Isn’t it funny how we become such creatures of habit? As technology improves, we continue to have more opportunities to be productive. Many of us conduct a vast amount of business using our mobile devices.  Seldom do we miss capturing a mom ...
Skip the Pot. Make a Cup with iCoffee Opus

Skip the Pot. Make a Cup with iCoffee Opus

Quite often we have friends over to play board games.  As each sits down, I politely ask if anyone wants coffee. Not because I feel the need to be hospitable. I’m not all Miss Manners like that and our friends certainly don& ...
Memories of a Bright Pink Hardhat

Memories of a Bright Pink Hardhat

A few days ago I told you about my new pair of pink boots from Lugz. Remember how I said my closet is currently filled with mostly black and brown and all kinds of shades of boring? That wasn’t always the case. Once upon a time in a p ...
10 Tools to Get Yourself Organized Now

10 Tools to Get Yourself Organized Now

If there’s one thing I miss about my home in California, it’s the multitude of closets, shelves, nooks and crannies. Everything had a place. Aside from the mess of kids toys, I never felt like my life was filled with clutter. Ye ...
7 Tips to Save Money While Traveling

7 Tips to Save Money While Traveling

We just returned from yet another trip. Yes, another. I have lost track of how many times I’ve traveled in the last few months. Los Angeles for the Inside Out Event, Dallas for the Dr Pepper Summit, Omaha for fun, New York for Blogger ...
A Light Reason to Vacuum

A Light Reason to Vacuum

Like many kids, I had a nightlight in my room. I don’t remember outgrowing it because I don’t think I ever did. It wasn’t a source for safety and security, it was a beacon for a trip to another world. Long after I was supp ...