Great Gift Ideas for Men

Don’t be shellfish… Sometimes, men can be so difficult to shop for.  What do you get them?  I mean, sometimes I’d like to get something that’s not a video game or game system credits.  Here are a few great gift ideas of things that make great gifts for the fellas in your life. Cell phone […]

Spring Cleaning with the BISSELL CleanView Vacuum

Bisselll CleanView Vacuum cleaner

Don’t be shellfish… Spring is a time of renewal.  The winter cold fades away, the trees start leafing out, and before you know it, there’s flowers and baby animals everywhere you look.  Doesn’t your home deserve some of this rejuvenation?   I’m starting with spring cleaning and the BISSELL CleanView Vacuum.  I thought that my current […]

Lamo Boots and Apricot Collection Gift Card Giveaway – Over $350 in Prizes – US/Canada

Lamo Sheepskin Boots

Don’t be shellfish… Are you ready for the blogosphere's biggest fashion event?  It only happens twice a year, and it's here  again!   The Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event is hosted by The Chief Blonde at Still Blonde After All These Years http://stillblondeafteralltheseyears.com and Katy from  ModlyChic http://www.modlychic.com/.  K Squared Glamour   http://www.ksquaredglamour.org/ is our co-host!   Here at How […]

Visit Apricot Collection for Your Fashion Needs

Cream fashion for Spring

Don’t be shellfish… I love online shopping.  I can do it in my pajamas, or while I’m laying in bed, or kicked back on the couch or the deck.  One of the reasons that I love shopping on the internet is the wide variety of places and items that are available to me.  Sites like […]

How to Deal with Clutter

Easy ways to deal with clutter

Don’t be shellfish… Clutter.  How does it happen?  It seem like one day, you’re perfectly fine, and the next thing you know, it feels like you’re being overtaken by all this stuff.  Where did it come from?  And more importantly, how do you get rid of it? Here are some easy ways to deal with […]

How To Make Coffee in a French Press

How to make coffee with a french press

Don’t be shellfish… I love coffee.   But I’m really picky.  I can’t just open a can of any old grocery store coffee and make a pot.  Oh no.  It needs to be something really delightful and exotic.  And, really, it should go without saying that fresh roasted coffee is just about mandatory.   While I often […]

5 Tips for Swimming Pool Maintenance Safety

5 Tips for pool Maintenance Safety

Don’t be shellfish… My husband Ed laughs when someone asks him if I’m detail oriented. I tend to be a spreadsheet type person – I like to do things in a regular order. It just makes life easier. Ed is the other way – he picks up after himself if he happens to think of […]

I Have a New Addiction – Toddlers and Tiaras

Toddlers and Tiaras

Don’t be shellfish… I am a huge fan of trash TV.  I’m not ashamed to admit it, either.  I love me some of the Real Housewives, the Real World/Road Rules Challenges, and those kind of reality tv shows and docudramas.  And I can’t forget Maury Povich.  YOU ARE NOT THE FATHER! But I now have […]