Baby Boy Shower


Spring season is upon us and that usually means it’s busting with new life!! I would have loved to have had 10 kids {or maybe 3}, but as God would have it, we were blessed with 1 little angel {depending on the day!}! Babies showers are THE BEST! I absolutely adore babies! The sounds they make, …Continue Reading

How to Wash and Whiten Pillows

How to Wash Pillows

Reader Question: How do you wash pillows? Mine are yellowed and past the point of needing it! I’m afraid the washing machine is going to make them lumpy. Please help! Answer: I’ve got some good news and some bad news. While you certainly can wash pillows and even restore their bright white (see my whitening …Continue Reading

7 Tips for Organizing a Shared Closet for Kids

7 Tips for Organizing a Shared Closet

We are in a months-long transition to shared rooms for our girls.  It has been taking so long because they are unable to go to sleep in the same room.  So while we wait on the patience to endure a few less than ideal nights, I have been transitioning aspects of their rooms into a …Continue Reading

Guest Bathroom Makeover ~ From Pink to Fab

Bathroom makeover, before and after - Ask Anna

I am SO excited to finally get to show you our guest bathroom makeover!!! But before we get started let me just show you some “before” pictures. This is a good before picture of what the cabinets, and up, used to look like but of course I forgot to take a picture before we replaced …Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning Tips ~ Cleaning Windows

How to clean window tracks - Ask Anna

Are you enjoying the Spring Cleaning Challenge? There’s only a few days left, then some of you are going to win some awesome prizes!!! Today we are Spring Cleaning the windows so I’m doing a round up of all the great posts the co-hosts and I have, about cleaning windows! Don’t worry, it’s not as …Continue Reading

Homemade Fruit Snacks

homemade fruit snacks

Spring is here and that means one my favorite holidays is quickly approaching…EASTER! I love everything about this joyous time of year, well almost everything. I’m not a fan of the candy overload. I love doing Easter baskets for my kids, but I try to limit the sugary things that go in there. Coloring books, …Continue Reading

How to Update an Ugly Bathtub

How to update an outdated tub, and tile - Ask Anna

I am so excited for this post today! I’ve been waiting for the sun to come out so I could take good “after” pictures to show you just how amazing the transformation of our PINK bathtub is! I’m going to show you how to update an ugly bathtub for less than $30, yes, that’s right, …Continue Reading

How to Make a Recipe Binder

How to make a recipe binder - Ask Anna

Hi Everyone!  I’m so happy to be here today to show you all how to make a recipe binder that is both super functional and pretty!   First, a quick bit about me:  I blog over at Tidy Lady, and run an Etsy Shop called Tidy Lady Printables, where I offer a wide variety of …Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning the Dining Room & Free Checklist

Spring Cleaning checklist - dining room

It’s day #4 of the Spring Cleaning Challenge and today we are going to tackle spring cleaning the dining room! When you think about spring cleaning I’m sure you normally don’t think of the dining room but there is quite a bit to be done in there. Let’s start by getting out our checklist. For …Continue Reading

Camping Themed Party for my Sister

Camping themed party - Ask Anna

My middle sister, Andrea, is getting ready to have her first child in a few weeks so last weekend my younger sister and I threw her a baby shower in my backyard. Andrea, and her husband Matt (yes we both married Matt’s), love to camp, hike, basically anything that’s really outdoorsy. So when it came …Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning Challenge & Tips from the Pros

Spring Cleaning prizes - Ask Anna

Are you ready for some Spring Cleaning!? Now is the time and there are prizes to be won for all your hard work! Here are the 3 things you need to get started. #1 Sign up for the challenge Six of the best cleaning bloggers in the blogosphere are going to be sharing tips and …Continue Reading

5 All Natural Spring Cleaning Tips

5 all natural spring cleaning tips - Ask Anna

*This post is sponsored by Filtrete Brand but all opinions are my own. Since the weather has been nicer and the sun has been pouring in our windows, I’ve been motivated to do a little spring cleaning. Over the last year I have been working on eliminating toxic-smelling cleaners that I’ve used in the past, and …Continue Reading