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How To Coupon Using GrocerySmarts

21 Jan

Beginner Couponing

I’ve been on a crafting hiatus. Mostly due to me returning back to the workforce but also because I’ve become an avid couponer. I am in no way an Expert – definitely would still categorize myself as a Beginner Couponer and I in no way do extreme couponing but I do enough to save my […]

Metal Bed Frame Padding

3 Jan

In the girls’ room, the mattress set is on a metal bed frame. Time and time again, mostly in the middle of the night, we’d hear Joee yelp as she stubbed her toe or cut her heel on the exposed metal leg. Even I have had my run ins with this evil contraption. Do you […]

Reverse Burnt Toast

17 Dec

Burnt your toast? Easy fix!

My kids hate burnt toast. Heck, I hate burnt toast. There are few people who like the taste of burnt anything! Except maybe my mom. She likes the taste of burnt toast. I think it’s from growing up in a family of 11 kids…. burnt toast or no toast! You pick! Just kidding….. half just […]

How To: Pack Young Kids For Travel

6 Dec

How to pack young kids for travel

Have any big travel plans in the works? Let me tell you something I achieved over the summer that I fully plan on accomplishing again and again. I successfully packed 3 kids (3 yrs and under mind you) for 4 days away into 1 carry-on luggage. Yes, I sure did. Don’t believe me? Allow me […]

Back To School Checklist

31 Jul


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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of White Cloud for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. With the kids going back to school soon, your shopping list just got a little bit longer. Keeping all the lists of necessities organized can be as overwhelming for you as it is for your […]

Prevent Boiling Over

17 Sep

Water Boil Over

I had a pin on my Tips & Tricks board that I decided to put to the test while cooking dinner Saturday night. The pin said if you leave a wooden spoon laying across your pot of boiling water, the water wouldn’t boil over. I am willing to try  anything that claims to help prevent boiling over. […]

Falling Down House: Cleaning Tips

20 Dec

Need some help organizing your chore list before your Holiday Guests arrive? I’ve found the following links at Falling Down House blog that are sure to have your home cleaned and in tip top shape before the big day!!!! Falling Down House: Daily and Weekly 30 minute chores – A printable checklist to get your […]

HGTV Pumpkin Tips

28 Sep


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Yesterday’s post had raised some questions about how safe it really is to use that method to preserve your pumpkins. Just in case you felt uncomfortable trying that method, I’ve found some safer methods for you! HGTVhas many tips and tools for your pumpkin carving and preservation- but here are some tips for the preservation […]