How to Save Energy Washing Clothes with these Tips

Have you ever wondered how to save energy washing clothes? It seems like our energy bills keep going up each month like many bills do. While a lot of different factors go into the amount we pay for our electric bills, large appliances can be a big portion. Of course, we still need to use […]

Stress Free Holiday Hosting Ideas for Busy Women

I hope these holiday hosting ideas will help you have a stress free holiday season this year. We’ve hosted Christmas at our home for several years now. My parents live about 30 minutes from us so it’s easiest for us to have Christmas at our house rather than have Marty, me, the kids and their […]

“Show my Photos” on the Biggest Screen in Your Home

Lately, I’ve been wondering how to show my photos off. I love taking photos of nature, the gorgeous scenery around our home or places that I visit when I travel. But, all too often, the photos just stay on my phone or in my Prime photo account. What’s the point of taking photos if no […]

How to Pack a Lunch Salad Container So It Travels Well

Knowing how to pack a lunch salad container can make all the difference in how it tastes! When I take my lunch to go, I usually pack a salad of some sort. It’s healthy, easy, affordable and fast. But, if you’re not careful, it won’t travel anywhere near as well as you’d like it to. […]

Why Electrolyzed Water is All You Need to Clean Your Kitchen Naturally

Have you wondered about electrolyzed water and how to clean with it? When it comes to household chemicals, I’ve always tried to avoid anything that could be harmful to our kids or pets. After all, have you ever looked at the back of some of the cleaners you find at the grocery store? I don’t […]

How to Clean Vinyl Sheet Flooring Easily and Naturally

When we completely remodeled our kitchen last year, I had to figure out how to clean vinyl sheet flooring. Our very old and damaged wood floor was removed – all the way down to the basement – and replaced. Since I want my flooring to last as long as possible, I checked with the installer […]

Best Way to Prepare Potatoes for a Healthy Diet [15 Recipes]

The best way to prepare potatoes for a healthy diet is a way that is low in fat and full of flavor. I totally admit to having a weakness for potatoes but when I’m watching my weight, I want to make sure I know the best way to prepare them. Potatoes are one of the […]

Best Cleaning Products for Busy Women That Really Work

What are the best cleaning products for busy women? When I was little, I remember watching an old black and white television program from the 50’s. I’m sure you’ve probably seen them yourself. The thing I remember the most from these programs is that the mom was generally vacuuming, dusting, washing dishes, serving dinner, polishing silver, […]

Storage Solutions for the Bedroom in a Small Home

I am always looking for storage solutions for the bedroom. We live in an 1865 farmhouse and for the most part, I really love our home. One thing we are always lacking is storage space. We never seem to have enough room for storing linens or off season clothes because our closet space is almost […]

How to Eliminate Laundry Odor Naturally and Effectively

Do you need to eliminate laundry odor? If you have children in sports or a husband who has an active job, I’m sure you can identify with this laundry problem. I remember when I picked my son up from track practice, I literally wanted to ask him to run beside the car to get home. […]