Whether you have lived in a tiny apartment in New York City or you are in a studio apartment as your first place after moving out of the college dorm, you may need some help making it feel more like home. The problem with renting or owning a small studio
With only a few changes and added accessories you can glam up your mundane bathroom with some personality and wow factor. In fact, you don’t have to knock down walls or spend a fortune on making over your bathroom when you keep the following easy changes in mind. Apothecary Jars
The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I don’t know about you, but I love to cook. I learned from my mom and then more, much more, from the various chefs that I
An actuator is a kind of motor that produces short strokes motion and is used to control systems or a mechanism. Actuators actuates (moves) by typically being operated by a source of energy mostly pneumatic pressure, electric current or hydraulic fluid pressure whereby it coverts that energy into motion. Actuators
A good handyman can be hard to find. You’re not just looking for a random guy with a tool belt who’s watched HGTV a few times. What you’re looking for is someone who’s reliable, experienced and competent enough to get the job done right. But those are just the basics.
With a rich architectural history and some thoughtful elements to escape the heat, the America South has a wealth of design elements worth exploring. From breezy rooms and sophisticated furniture, to the region’s classical sensibilities, we’ve put together some of our favorite design choices for a little inspiration from our
One of my favorite ways to freshen up a room in a hurry without spending a fortune is to simply change the paint color. It can make your furniture and accessories appear to be brand new. It’s not just for re-decorating when you have young kids. There are countless fingerprints,
Buying your first home is an exciting, yet overwhelming prospect for anybody and should be thought about long and hard before moving forward. You should also make sure you have a basic education on how the real estate market and financing as this has a definite benefit.Before making the decision
If you’re renovating your bathroom, avoid these mistakes; you’ll save yourself time, money, and effort down the line. When you want to remodel your bathroom, the aim is usually to make it better. However, bathrooms are complicated rooms because of the plumbing and electricity involved, and renovations need to be
If there is one thing that can send even the most seasoned hostess over the edge, it is planning a holiday party. This is the time of year when everything is amped up from the guest list to the party decor. When you entertain in your home, your office or
Living in Florida, we get to celebrate the warmer weather much sooner than most. I really feel for the Northern folks, but summer is right around the corner. When the summer does arrive most want their homes to be comfortable, looking seasonal and welcoming to guests. Whether summer is three months
I love being in the kitchen because it reminds me of my mom. I have so many fond memories of helping her cook meals and bake yummy desserts. I also remember the effort it took to do simple things like making the cake slide out of the pan without sticking.
Are you one of those people who falls asleep as soon as your head hits the pillow? My husband and son are, and it makes me super jealous! My daughter and I are the ones in the family who toss and turn and cannot seem to fall asleep for hours.
This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by SweetWorks. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. When I was growing up, to say Christmas was a big deal was an understatement. My mom started her holiday shopping around the same time
Over the summer, I chose to down size and donate many of my belongings, including most of my holiday decorations, in order to live comfortably in my new (much smaller) home. As the holidays have grown closer, I realize that I miss the warmth of the lights and the scent
When we moved into our house, it was such an exciting time for all of us. The kids got their own rooms, I had a decent sized kitchen and we had a huge yard for the kids to play in and for my husband to mow! Because the kids had
For as long as I can remember, I have always had a fascination with decorating. I know when I was probably 10 or 12, I would sit in my room and draw diagrams of our house and how I would rearrange our furniture. We were dirt poor when we were growing
When we moved into our house, the kids were 8 and 11. We were so excited the kids would have their own bedrooms for the first time. To celebrate, we allowed the kids to “help” us decorate their bedrooms. Henry chose a dinosaur theme with lots of wall stickers, paintings
This post brought to you by Green Mountain Gringo all-natural chips and salsa. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Makobi Scribe. As a busy mommy of a little boy, I hardly have time to take showers most days. Now that I am expecting a little girl in
Boy have I changed my thinking about going natural in my home. Do not be afraid people, I am not talking about going naked! I mean using more natural products in our every day life. My son has sensory issues and he and my husband have horrible allergies. It seems
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Painting a Mural on the side of your house doesn't require too much creative ability. You can just tape off a few sections and get awesome results! You do not even
My kids shared a room until they were 8 and 11. We felt they were getting a little too old to be sharing a room at that point and separated them. A lot of good it did us for the first several months as we continued to find them sleeping
One of the things I love about blogging is how much you can learn. I am kind of a nerd because I have always loved school and learning new things. About 3 years ago, I began researching what it meant to live a more eco friendly life. We have slowly
#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Haier. This could include Haier providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. I just moved into a new home and everything is completely different from my old house. I am having to buy everything new again,