This time of year, many people are looking for ways to improve their lives. This is probably why so many resolutions are made on the first of the year. However, as I’m sure you know, these resolutions don’t usually last long. But why? I think it is because most resolutions are difficult to put into practice. How does this improve your life?
If you and your spouse have just purchased your first home, you’re probably very eager to get to work making the outside reflect your personality. However, you can end up causing yourself some undue headaches if you don’t do it right. Here are a few tips and tricks to landscaping that every beginner should know. […]
Changing up your table decor can be an easy way to decorate for the holidays. Here are 10 stylish fall table decor ideas – there is something for every budget! Fall table decor ideas Small Maple Leaf Dish with Bird This charming little decorative dish will add a bit of garden style wherever it’s displayed. […]
What is the one place in your house you hope nobody sees? Is it your guest room full of clutter? The attic stuffed with old junk? Or is it the basement where you toss everything when guests show up? Everyone has a place like this. I like to think of it as the “junk drawer” of the home. At our house, it is the garage. The place where cars are supposed to go,
Want to channel your inner sailor year-round? Decorate your home with one (or more) of these fun nautical throw pillows. Which one is your favorite? Making a statement in soft blue and ivory, a large anchor design adds instant seaside charm to the scene on this hooked pillow.
There is almost nothing more exciting than your first home as a couple, and of course, you want to share that joy with all of your friends and family. Many people like to host a housewarming party to do that. As they say, a house without friends and family is nothing but sticks and stones. […]
Have you ever thought that one of your photos would make a beautiful art piece? Maybe a photo from your latest vacation or a favorite wedding photo? With Canvas On Demand, you can do just that! Plus, right now you can save
Every dog owner knows that the dog is the first to greet anyone who visits. Whether it is howling at the sound of the doorbell, jumping on a guest, or barking at people who come too close to the house, the dog is definitely the greeter! To celebrate this unofficial job for dogs, here are […]
Let me start this post by telling you that the easiest way to simplify cleaning your home is to have a husband like mine: Dan does all the cleaning in our household. I know I am a very lucky woman and that there are wives out there who are less fortunate when it comes to cleaning.
Summer afternoons call for one main cooking event–an outdoor barbecue. The roasting (using charcoal) of succulent meat, and the fondness of beer, are all in a day’s work of newlywed bonding. Come dinnertime, you and your spouse could be wallowing in the sweet fruits of your labor. Unfortunately, this traditional method of slow-cooking meat is […]