The Magic of Tidying Up

If you are like most people, keeping your house in order, along with papers and clothes, is not an easy task. The other day my sister called me and said “This book I am reading is changing my life!”  She was so excited about it that I just had to see for myself. So what […]

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is coming up next weekend. Are you a mom who just wants a little bit of a break? Do you just want to have some special family time? Do you have a mom that you want to make feel special? I have ideas for these situations! First, let’s cover the fact the moms […]

Energy Efficiency Tips for Summer

Summer is coming and if you are looking for ways to not only help the environment, but help your electric bill, I can help! There are many things you can do to make your home more energy efficient without breaking the bank. Windows can be a huge source of energy loss. The seals do go […]

Fun and Cheap Spring Break Ideas

For many of you, it is Spring Break time! Some people book exotic and faraway vacations. Some of you have to work and find Spring Break care for your kids. Others have some extra time off to spend with the kids, but are looking for fun and cheap Spring Break Ideas. Get Outside Getting outside […]

Easy April Fools’ Pranks

It is April 1st tomorrow, and you all know what that means! Time for pranks and fun. This has been a long time tradition that grows stronger every year. There are everything from major pranks, to easy and harmless pranks. I have gathered some easy April Fools’ pranks for you to try out! Pranks for […]

The Best Vegetables for Container Gardening

Last week we talked about Spring Cleaning. Another thing to start thinking about with spring, is gardening. Are you an avid gardener and have a huge, beautiful garden? Or do you have limited space and time for a garden? I currently have the room for a full garden, but I haven’t had much success, so […]

Spring Cleaning: Where to Start

Now that spring is officially here, it is time to think about spring cleaning! First lets think about why we spring clean. When fall comes people open their windows, let the fall breezes come in. Quickly the windows get closed, and winter sets in. During winter months, the house stays closed up. Sometimes cold and […]

The History of Daylight Savings Time

As most of you know, it is time to spring forward and change our clocks. But do you know why Daylight Savings Time exists? The original idea was to save energy and make better use of the daylight. This started back in ancient civilizations where they would follow the Sun’s schedule and wake with the […]