Home & Garden

7 Gadgets to Help Make Your House a Smart Home

7 Gadgets to Help Make Your House a Smart Home

Smart homes are the wave of the future. Or is the future now? Technology is changing so fast, it’s really difficult to tell sometimes. No matter what kind of house you have, or when it was built, you can incorporate some of the latest technology […]

5 Signs You Need to Call an Emergency Electrician

5 Signs You Need to Call an Emergency Electrician

There’s two types of people in this world – DIYers and those that say “Let’s call someone.” One thing is certain, though. Even DIYers know when to call in a professional, and electric is one of those places. If there is something faulty with your […]

Winter Cardinal Free Printable Art for Christmas

Winter Cardinal Free Printable Art for Christmas

Believe it or not, winter, and Christmas, will be here before you know it. This free printable is a great addition to your winter decor. One of the common themes of the season, that you seem to see year after year, is the cardinal. But […]

Enter to Win a Gorgeous Houseplant from Bloomscape

Enter to Win a Gorgeous Houseplant from Bloomscape

Did you know houselants are the next big trend?  It’s true!  love growing plants.  Although I would love to have a big garden where I could grow plants all year ‘round, it really isn’t an option in the Midwest (you know, that pesky snow and […]

How to Create Your Ideal Home on Your Own Budget

How to Create Your Ideal Home on Your Own Budget

If you’re like most people, you want your home to be tailored to your tastes and aesthetic, and it’s totally understandable. Who wants to live somewhere that they don’t love? To truly fall in love with where you’re living, you’ll need to put your own […]

JP Digs and Co Succulent Planter Giveaway

JP Digs and Co Succulent Planter Giveaway

Succulents. They’re everywhere, man!  It seems that every time you turn around, there’s succulents. They’re invading our artwork, our homes even our restaurants and clothing! Jump on the trend with this fab succulent planter from JP Digs & Co. Succulents, the non-spiny cousins of the […]

This Retro Mod Target Patio Layout Will Get You Ready for Summer

This Retro Mod Target Patio Layout Will Get You Ready for Summer

Now that school’ out in most places, and the weather has warmed up, it’s time that we start heading outdoors. Target always has such great patio and deck furniture. We’ve put together this retro chic outdoor living space look that has a totally Mid Century […]

5 Ways To Make Spring Cleaning Fun for Your Family

5 Ways To Make Spring Cleaning Fun for Your Family

The annual ritual of spring cleaning has its roots in the 19th century, when women would clear out a winter’s worth of lamp oil grime and dirt from their homes once the weather turned warm. Today, it survives as tradition.  A holdover that recalls the […]

Hanging Kokedama Book Overview + Giveaway

Hanging Kokedama Book Overview + Giveaway

We all want our living spaces to be enjoyable. One of the ways we do this is by decorating them to our aesthetic. Currently, there’s a major uptick in the popularity of houseplants. These aren’t your mama’s houseplants though. Kokedama is one of the biggest […]

Fix Up Your Yard with the Garden Builder Book + Giveaway

Fix Up Your Yard with the Garden Builder Book + Giveaway

We all want a great looking yard and garden. You see that one house in your neighborhood, or when you’re out driving around that seems like they have it all together. Nicely manicured lawn, great flowers growing in their flowerbeds. Perhaps even a raised bed […]

Give the Gift of Art with Minted

Give the Gift of Art with Minted

Special thanks to Minted for sponsoring this post about giving art as a gift. Links may be affiliate links, and we’ll make a commission if you purchase through them. It’s that time of year again when we’re looking for great gift ideas. One of the […]