Parents spend a lot of time making sure their homes are safe, which they absolutely should. Common areas that are modified are electrical outlets, heavy furniture, and stairs. I’m thrilled to be partnering with our sponsor, the American Cleaning Institute (ACI), to take a look at an often-overlooked room – the laundry room. There are a few areas of concern when it comes to making sure that the laundry room is as safe as it can be. The first is the washing machine. Most parents my age never
While there are always a ton of fun craft ideas around for the winter holidays, it can be hard to find cute fall-themed crafts that go beyond the handprint turkey idea. These adorable acorn cookie treats are easy enough for kids to make them with minimal supervision and tasty enough to serve after any fall meal - even Thanksgiving! All you need to get started is: Hershey Kisses Mini Peanut butter cookies Black Decorator’s Icing Chocolate Chips And the steps that go into
I always love when my friends over at BabbleBoxx send a box full of goodies for me to try out. (This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.) This month, they sent over some items that it feels like were picked out just for me! When I think of winter and self-care, the things that come to mind are exactly what I found when I opened my box. I realize it's only the middle of November, but it is already feeling like winter in these parts. We've had snow several times (and more coming tonight I
Ask anyone who has ever entertained, your guests always wind up in the kitchen. It doesn't matter what exciting activities you have going on in the other rooms of your home, they all gravitate to the kitchen. Since you know that's where everyone will eventually wind up, you'll want to make sure your kitchen is spotless before any holiday gatherings. I'm thrilled to be partnering with our sponsor, DishFish, to share these tips on how to easily get your kitchen in tip-top
Last week, Mel from Outnumbered 3-1 and I had another fun spa adventure. This time we checked out The Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois. If you're not familiar with the area, it is just West of Chicago and is an easy drive from Milwaukee and Madison as well. I'd like to thank Pheasant Run Resort for hosting us, providing us with an AMAZING dinner, as well as a spa treatment and a ...