9 Ways to Slash Your Home Utility Bill This Fall & Winter

Energy efficient home maintenance tasks probably aren’t on your list of favorite fall activities. Nevertheless, these home improvements and home maintenance fixes will keep your cool-weather utility costs a little bit lower this fall and winter. Maintain Your Furnace Having an HVAC professional take a look at your heating system can do wonders for your […]

Back to School – Lunch Box Hacks

As summer starts coming to a close, and the back-to-school shopping begins, we thought we’d share some of our best tips and tricks before the new school year. First up, lunch box hacks! Use Drinks as Ice Packs Time to be resourceful! Freeze your kids’ drinks the night before for an easy, convenient ice pack. […]

5 Creative Ways to Save for Your Family Vacation

With the kids out of school and vacation days banked, summer is a great time of year to travel with the family. But even the most basic vacation can get pricey fast! Here are 5 creative ways to save up for a vacation the whole family can get in on! 1. Store it away: Open […]

3 Steps to Revive Your Deck This Summer

Likely your favorite summer hang-out spot for family get-togethers and grill-outs, your deck can get worn down from foot traffic and weather elements over the years. Just like any part of your home, your deck requires annual repair, cleaning, and protection to keep its livelihood. Use these DIY tips to spruce up a lived-on deck! […]

DIY 4th of July Décor

Fourth of July is a time to celebrate all the things that make America great. Whether you’re hosting a festive party or just want to enjoy the holiday to the fullest, we found some beautiful DIY projects to help make your Fourth of July memorable. 1. Clothespin Wreath: This wreath would be perfect for a […]

3 DIY Summer Wedding Centerpieces

The summer wedding season is officially upon us as we step into June! If you are a part of a wedding in these next couple of months, I am sure you are hunting for ways to cut some corners on the costs. So how about some DIY centerpieces that are both trendy and budget friendly? […]

Rules for Creating the Perfect Planters

Rules for Creating the Perfect Planters Planting season is upon us, and if you’re a gardening novice, stunning planters aren’t always to come by. Thankfully, experts have some guidelines for success that can help almost everyone plant the perfect pots! The recipe? Thrillers, fillers and spillers! Thrillers: Thrillers are the centerpiece of the container and […]

DIY Easter Eggs

DIY Easter Eggs Dyeing eggs in preparation for Easter is long-standing tradition for lots of families.  If you’re getting tired of the traditional method you use year after year, check out these three stunning Easter egg tutorials to switch up the method and the look of your egg creations! Naturally Dyed Eggs: No need to […]