11 DIY Costumes Based on Real Heroes


Halloween is a few weeks away, but right now is the time to start thinking about costumes! Kids and adults alike love to dress up as their favorite superheroes, but there are plenty of heroes in our everyday lives that we can get inspiration from. There are so many people working every day and make …continue reading

10 Elegant Halloween Mantle Ideas

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Last week I posted about my favorite Halloween mantle ideas that are fun if you have kids, you can check that post out here. But sometimes its fun to make your Halloween decorations a little more elegant and “adult-y” to fit in with your home decor! I have round up 10 of my favorite Halloween …continue reading

11 Harry Potter Themed Halloween Ideas


When it comes to the Halloween spirit, what better example could there be than Harry Potter? From witches and wizards to wands, magical potions, and lots of magic, this classic series provides lots of inspiration for a spellbinding Halloween. Here are 11 great Harry Potter themed ideas for you to try! 1. What better way …continue reading

15 DIY Toddler Halloween Costumes


I can’t even believe that it’s already time to start thinking about your families Halloween costumes this year! I always think that toddlers look absolutely adorable dressed up and there are so many cute ideas for what they can be! I have round up 15 different toddler Halloween costumes that are not only DIY but …continue reading

3 Tips For Installing Hardwood Floors In Your Home

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I have had hardwood floors in almost every home that I have lived in and I have absolutely loved them! In three of the houses that I lived I even installed them in my kitchen. People typically prefer not to put wood flooring in their kitchens but I absolutely love the seamless look it creates …continue reading

10 Halloween Mantle Decorations Your Kids Will Love


My kids are all grown now but as I was raising them my Halloween decorations (or all my decorations for that matter) were much different than they are now. Its so fun to be able to decorate for holidays like Halloween with things that your kids will love and enjoy looking at every day. That’s …continue reading

10 Halloween Crafts You Can Make With a Sharpie

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Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year! I love the celebrations, family time, yummy treats, etc. However, with all of those fun things can come a lot of stress…especially for moms! That’s why I have round up some extremely fun crafts that you can do with your little ones (or by yourself) …continue reading

bObi Pet: Meet The Vacuum That Changed The Way I Clean


   I love that the bObi fits right in with the decor in my house! This is a sponsored post.  All text and opinions are 100% my own. #ad  Do you know how nice it is to sit down relax and read all while your home is being vacuumed? Yep, that’s what happened when I …continue reading

Storing Food For Emergencies


  September is Emergency Preparedness Month and today I am sharing some thoughts and tips about storing food for emergencies. It is something many people don’t think to do or feel like is an extreme precaution but I think it is a necessary part of any family emergency plan. Everyone should make this a priority …continue reading

Essential Items For Emergency Preparedness


September is National Preparedness Month! This is a great reminder to prepare for emergencies and disasters for where we live, attend school and work. For my family, we have many different types of insurances – car insurance, life insurance, health and home. It’s important for our family to be prepared in case of an emergency. …continue reading