4 tips to keep your home safe while you’re away for the holidays

Traveling for the holidays is something your family should always look forward to. There's no better way to close out the year than by hitting the road, singing holiday songs at the top of your lungs,...

How To Move Cross Country With Kids

While moving across the country as a family unit may not be at the top of anyone's "most fun things" list, sometimes it is mandatory, due to job relocation, changing family obligations, or military...

The Busy Mom’s Guide to a Hygienic Kitchen

Let's face it- out of all the rooms in your home, your kitchen probably sees the most action. (Unless you happen to have a newly potty trained child.) Yet, sometimes it simply becomes overlooked....

Homeowners Maintenance Checklist: Spring Edition

You've done it! You (and your home) have made it through the long and daunting winter season, and you're ready to begin preparing for the warmer spring and summer months. The fall and spring...

20 Items Every Homeowner Should Have

  Setting up house as a new homeowner can sometimes be a daunting task.The luxury of calling a maintenance man in case something breaks or leaks is gone, and certain tasks are extremely fixable with...

How To: Deep Clean Your Dyson Vacuum

The chances are high that you use a vacuum to clean your carpets in your home on a regular basis. But have you ever stopped and thought about giving the vacuum itself a deep...

Using Baking Soda Paste On Tough Cleaning Jobs

 Do you have a nasty odor, stuck on grease, or just an all-around seemingly impossible cleaning job that you have been dreading to begin? Stress no more with a fun (and natural!) way to...

Proper Food Placement Within Your Fridge

{Photo Credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder} If you're like most people, putting food in the refrigerator is like a big game of tetris. Unless you have shelled out the big sum of money for...