House & Home

5 Reasons Owning Your Home Is Better Than Renting

July 20, 2015

Owning a home is a rite of passage, and taking the property plunge is something that many aspire to. It’s for good reason: home ownership offers more than just a stable roof over your head. A home is a valuable asset that offers future financial security and can open up many options later in life. Ultimately, the decision to rent or buy comes down to …

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How To Make A New House Feel Like Home

July 1, 2015

  When you move into a new house, unless you bought it with furniture, it starts off as several empty rooms stuck together. You may be sleeping on the floor in a sleeping bag for the first couple of days until the movers bring your furniture. Even when your furniture has been delivered your home may still feel emptier than it is. You may start …

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Easy To Manage Styles And Ideas For Your Family Home

June 29, 2015

As a busy Mom, you are never going to have the perfect house twenty-four hours a day. Kids have a knack for ripping through a room and leaving a trail of mess and destruction! Most moms wish they could keep at least one room neat, tidy and looking freshly decorated. With children and pets in the home, it seems like the impossible dream. Instead, the …

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6 Nesting Tips for First Time Moms

June 11, 2015

Becoming a mother is one of the most wonderful and intense experiences a woman can go through. For many women, the last few months of pregnancy are a whirlwind of emotions, planning and anxiety. Every mother just wants to create the best start for their new baby. ‘Nesting’ is the term many new mothers use to describe their process of creating a home and ideal …

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How to Get Your Clutter Under Control

May 10, 2015

The war on clutter is real for busy moms like us, and just a little bit of mess in your home can make the whole place look out of control. It’s easy to become overwhelmed by clutter, but just a few minutes of strategic tidying can make your home feel calm and serene again, or at least as calm and serene as it can possibly …

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8 Easy Kitchen Organization Tips

April 23, 2015

Having a tidy, organized kitchen can make your life a whole lot easier. We’ve got tons of great organization tips – trying out just a few of these could revolutionize the way you manage your space.  Use a spice rack. Spices can take up way too much space in your cabinets if you let them. Invest in a pretty spice rack to hang and put …

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8 Surprisingly Dirty Places In Your Home

February 4, 2015

We all know to clean our toilets regularly and scrub down the kitchen counters, but there are certain spots in your home that could be disguising dirt without you even realizing it. Door handles: Don’t ignore your handles. Everyone touches them all day, so they’re an easy spot for germs to build up. Use a multi-purpose cleaner and cloth to wipe down handles whenever you’re …

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4 Amazing Natural Cleaning Products

December 8, 2014

Cleaning products can be overpriced and even ineffective at times. Worst of all, many popular household cleaning products are loaded with toxic chemicals that could be doing damage to your family and the environment. Skip the traditional lotions and potions and give these homemade tips a try. Baking Soda: Baking soda is truly a miracle product when it comes to keeping your home squeaky clean. …

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Solving Common Kiddie Stains

October 21, 2014

There’s no denying it: kids make a mess. Sometimes, they can make a big mess. Before you throw up your hands and surrender to the inevitable stains, try these quick and easy stain-removing tips. Tomato Sauce Kids love pasta, and pasta loves to stain. If your homemade marinara sauce has found its way down your child’s pretty white dress, don’t panic! It may look bad, …

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Life Hacks: Speed-Cleaning Your Home

August 19, 2014

Keeping your home spick and span doesn’t have to take up a huge bulk of your time. Follow these quick tips and you’ll get your home squeaky clean in record time. Come prepared. Keep all of your cleaning supplies and tools in one place, so you can easily grab the bucket and get going when you have a spare moment. A bucket can be a …

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