Quick Tips

Quick and easy tips or projects to make life just a little easier.

6 Simple Decorating Ideas For Homeowners

Have you ever remodeled your home? Are you aware how challenging that usually is? No? Well sometimes, you don’t have to tear down walls to make a huge impression. Sometimes opting for smaller, inexpensive redecorating ideas and...

Tips to Improve Home Insulation

There is no such thing as a cozy home in which the temperature feels just right. The milestone of such a comfortable living area is proper insulation that keeps the temperature cool or warm inside, depending on what is needed at the...

How to Jazz Up a Living Room – 5 Creative Ways

Just because you do not have the budget to do a renovation does not mean that you will have to endure the dreary look of your living room. So how to jazz up a living room on a budget? There are tons of simple, creative ways to jazz up...

How To Install a Strong Doorstop

I need doorstops in my home. Strong! Inexpensive! Doorstops! I recently repainted my oldest son’s room and as part of the process needed to make a few repairs in the walls. (Life happens.) One of the repairs I had to do was fix a hole in...

8 Essential Handyman Tools

Every home needs some basic handyman tools. The right tools can ease the workload and help finish the job in the most satisfying way and within the allotted time. Here are some of the basic but essential handyman tools that every tool kit...

Let There Be Light…In the Laundry Room

So I’ve lived here for three+ years wishing the laundry room had more light.  What was it’s problem? This!…This was it’s problem. Why you ask? Well the laundry room is a substantial sized room in our house. It...

2 Minute Project: Bookcase Makeover

I generally think of myself as a clean and tidy person…I am…really…until I notice that I have blinders on regarding certain areas in my house. Well sometimes the blinders come off and then…YIKES!! This is one of...

2 Minute Project: Easy Valentine’s Day Wreath

A couple of days ago I posted about April’s wreath made from a project she and Paula saw on Pinterest. Well not to be outdone, Catherine and I decided to make our own “pinto” wreaths. But the thought of using teenie...

How to Make a Pinto Bean Wreath

[Disclaimer: April has been very busy being a mother to 5 intelligent, rambunctious, and vocal children and one cute, but demanding baby. But April, being April, could not help but do all sorts of amazing projects as well as being...