I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure–which is: Try to please everybody.
~Herbert Bayard Swope
Have a successful weekend!
Get that spa atmosphere you so want and so deserve right in our own home with just a few simple changes to your bathroom. No remodeling or budget-busting required here – just a few key items will having you saying “om” in no time.
The basics of spa decor include a merging of the luxurious and the surprisingly simple.
To get the effect, focus on natural materials, soothing colors and calming sounds.
Here’s a list of Bathroom Spa Design ideas (for every budget) to help you achieve spa-like bathroom bliss: Read more
Here are 21 tips to help kids become clutter-busters. (and a lot are helpful to adults, too.)
1. Cleaning their rooms involves making decisions. The more you help to simplify the room, the easier the cleaning and the decision-making becomes.
2. Check out books from the library, and buy only the ones your children really love. Why spend money on books they’ll never read?
3. If toys, books, puzzles and games don’t have a happy home that the child can reach easily to put away, then, you’ve got clutter. Read more
Keeping fine wood finishes scratch-free can be tricky. Especially if you have kids. Or a husband. For most people, scratches are inevitable.
The solution to help conceal those minor scratches is nuts! Read more
Happy (belated) Mother’s Day to all the moms out there! I hope your day was relaxing, or exciting, or whatever makes you a happy mom!
I was greeted with a wonderful bouquet of roses, a box of chocolates, and a delicious strawberry pancake breakfast in bed on my awesome little bed tray! My gang is the best! Thanks, Guys!
Here’s to moms everywhere!!
How many times have you been rushing around in the morning to get ready for work, only to find an annoying crease in the front button placket or in the hem of you blouse? No time to pull out the ironing board and heat up the iron? No problem!
Use your flat iron!
If you’re like me, you have one hot and ready on the bathroom counter already. Just clamp it down on the wrinkle and smooth it out!
BONUS TIP for sewers & crafters: great for pressing ribbons or a quick hem! Read more