Make Your Stainless Steel Sink Shine With These Tips

If your sink is looking a bit dull and dingy, you might want to keep reading. Learn how to make your stainless steel sink shine again by following a few simple tips. I’m not a big fan of housework but I like living in a clean home. Sadly, we don’t have a fully automated self-cleaning […]

Eating Healthier Meals When You Have No Time to Cook

Eating healthier meals when you have no time to cook isn’t as impossible as you think. I’d love to tell you that seven days a week I prepare healthy and nutritious meals for my family but it isn’t always true.  There are days that I’m not feeling well and days that I forget to defrost […]

How to Decorate the Living Room on a Budget With a Bang

If you’re interested in how to decorate the living room on a budget, keep reading for a few ideas that will transform your room without breaking the bank. My husband and I have been working on remodeling our home for several years. While our living room doesn’t need a complete remodel like our kitchen, it […]

Healthy Baking Substitutes for Allergy Friendly Cooking

These healthy baking substitutes will make cooking for people with food allergies much easier. When my daughter was diagnosed as being gluten intolerant, it had a huge impact on how I cooked and prepared meals for my family. I was completely amazed by all of the products that contained gluten. If you’re struggling with preparing […]

Quick Kitchen Cleaning Tips to Get Out of the Kitchen Fast

I’m sharing these quick kitchen cleaning tips with you because spending time cleaning is probably one of my least favorite things to do. I love to cook and bake and I enjoy making recipes from scratch but cooking from scratch generally results in a lot of dishes.  When I’m done making a meal, the sink is […]

Must Have Kitchen Essentials for a Minimalist Kitchen

Now that the kids have grown up and moved on, I’ve been evaluating my must-have kitchen essentials.  You may remember that we remodeled our kitchen last year and eliminated lots of clutter. We have less cupboard space than we did before so it only stands to reason that we need to have fewer things in […]

Natures Novel : The Best Natural Mattress Choice

If you’re looking for the best natural mattress, you may be wondering what factors you should consider when making your choice. There are a lot of different factors that go into making a mattress. Making the right choice when buying a mattress can mean a world of difference when it comes to the quality of […]

Great Fishing Gift Ideas for the Man or Woman in Your Life

If you’re looking for a few great fishing gift ideas, I’ve got you covered! Both my husband and father enjoy fishing so when it’s time to buy them gifts, I start looking for things related to fishing and outdoor living.  After all, Dad doesn’t really need another tie for a gift this year. Does he? […]

8 Ways to Use Herbs for 4th of July Recipes this Summer

Are you looking for ways to use herbs from your herb garden? If your herb garden has gone crazy, you may have more herbs than you know what to do with. While we do dehydrate some of them, we always have far more than we can use up. Of course, there are lots of different […]

How to Make Dehydrated Fruit at Home This Summer

Have you ever wondered how to make dehydrated fruit at home? We love those little packets of apple rings, dried strawberries, and fruit leathers. But, wow can they get expensive when you snack on them regularly. They’re the perfect snack for camping, hiking, or traveling so we use buy quite a few of them in […]