Category: Around the House

A Little Bit of a Re-fashion

Since I’m not working outside of the home anymore I’ve had a little bit of time to work on some projects that I have had to put on hold for a while. Last week I pulled out and dusted off the old sewing machine. It’s an old sewing machine but still works. It’s the very … Continue reading A Little Bit of a Re-fashion

Cottage Style

It’s so funny. I was on Pinterest today and checking out some different home styles and it is so funny how my taste is leaning more and more to cottage style. I love the light airy feeling of it and it just fits my personality so well. So when I took the Better Homes and … Continue reading Cottage Style

Re-Using Lunch Meat Container’s

If you are like me and like saving money then you will like this idea. I’m talking about re-using those plastic lunch meat containers that you buy at the store. There are a ton of things you can use them for.  But, maybe you’re asking why you should reuse them. Here are a few reasons … Continue reading Re-Using Lunch Meat Container’s

Repurposing a shelf for Jewelry

Most women like jewelry. You can correct me if you don’t but most of us do. Am I right? Well how many of you have filled your jewelry boxes but just either don’t have the money for a floor standing jewelry box or don’t have the room? Well I have fallen into both of those … Continue reading Repurposing a shelf for Jewelry

Tuesday Mommy Tips – Another Laundry tip

Another Laundry Tip: I don't know if your like me but there are days when I have tons of laundry to do. Well, many times I would get a load out of the washer and put it in the dryer to dry and go ahead and start another load in the wash machine. Well because of … Continue reading Tuesday Mommy Tips – Another Laundry tip

Frugal Friday – Turn off the lights

We've heard it all our lives our parents reminding us to turn off the lights when we leave a room. Surprising enough this will actually cut down on your electric bill if you remember to turn lights off when they are not needed. Like when you leave a room make sure you flip the switch. … Continue reading Frugal Friday – Turn off the lights

Tuesday Mommy Tips

That Crazy Missing Sock:Are you tired of trying to find that crazy sock that always ends up missing when it goes into the dryer? Well one suggestion I have is to buy giant safety pins and pin the matches together before you throw them in the wash. When you pull the stuff out of the … Continue reading Tuesday Mommy Tips

Ellaroo Baby Slings Recalled

Ellaroo Recalls Infant Sling Carriers Due to Fall Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. (To access color photos of the following recalled products, see … Continue reading Ellaroo Baby Slings Recalled

Cleaning Challenge Jan 21st – 28th.

Hey everyone, we are getting back into the cleaning challenges for the new year. My friend, over at has posted a new challenge for this year. We are doing the bathroom from Jan 21st - 28th. Join in on the fun and check out the challenge here.Blessings,Dianna

New Challenge….

Well we are in week two of the current challenge over at We are working on the kitchen. By the end of the week I will have before and after pics for you too see. This is the worst room for me. I'm a little embarrassed that I allowed it to get so messy, … Continue reading New Challenge….