How to Polish the Silver


  I can’t believe it’s already been 4 weeks since I started using the ARM & HAMMER Advance White Brilliant Sparkle.  Not only are my teeth sparkly clean but I have found so many great uses for using the toothpaste around the house!After writing my post on how to clean your cook top with the …Continue Reading

How to Organize Cords


  I don’t know about you but we have cords for everything!  We even have multiple cords for some things!  We have a table in our entryway that I use for storing our cords, chargers, etc.  A couple of months ago the drawers looked like this and they were driving me crazy! So I decided …Continue Reading

The Perfect Mojito Recipe


  I discovered how much I liked mojitos just last summer.  I don’t know why I didn’t discover them sooner because I’ve been missing out for years now!  Last year I bought a mint plant and I made mojitos all summer long and it was awesome!  They are the perfect, refreshing summer drink.  If you …Continue Reading

Organizing Coupons


Question:  “Do you coupon? How do you organize your coupons? I’m not hard core into it, but I need an easy, preferably DIY organization solution, preferably small enough to tuck into a (large) purse. I have found that the small, accordion-style organizers lack enough pockets and I’m definitely not going the binder route! Any suggestions?” …Continue Reading

Learning to Read by Organizing


My daughter is currently 2 years and 4 months old.  She is very smart for her age and I am finding it tough to keep her challenged and learning new things because she picks everything up so quickly.  I know it’s early but I thought it would be fun to start teaching her how to …Continue Reading



(I don’t know why this didn’t post when it was supposed to this afternoon but better late then never right?)  Today is my 30th birthday!   I can’t believe that I am no longer in my 20′s.  I guess that means that I’m “officially” and adult now. :)  I’m actually really excited about turning 30, …Continue Reading

How to Remove Ink Stains


  A few weeks ago Matt built a fort for Malea out of one of our large sheets.  Malea had a friend over and unfortunately she found a red marker that had been left out.  Oops.   There was marker all over the white sheet, the guest room bedspread and Malea’s teddy bear.  Malea kept …Continue Reading

Tomatillo Roll Up


  This tomatillo roll up is so fresh and delicious, it’s one of my favorite warm-weather recipes!  It contains ingredients that I would have never thought to put together but somehow it works.  I found it a few years ago on Real Simple’s recipe website and I’m SO glad I did!! Of course I made …Continue Reading

How to Organize Medicine Bottles (How to Organize Medicine Cabinet)


Question:  Please help! I have two large shoes boxes overflowing with medicines. I’m sure a few of them have expired, but most are here to stay. The bottles are 85 different sizes. We’ve got supplements, vitamins, and OTC meds for every occasion. And, don’t get me started on the pet medicines. I know this problem is …Continue Reading

Fabulous Shelf Liner


A couple months ago {wow, has it really been that long?} my husband and I refinished our kitchen cabinets.  When we were cleaning them out I threw away all of the shelf liner that I had installed when we moved in, as well as the layers of liner from the past 45 years {gross!!!}.  I …Continue Reading

How to get Tough Stains off Glass

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  Do you have anything with a tough stain that you just can’t seem to get off?  I love my oil and vinegar bottle set but they are the biggest pain in the butt to get clean because of the narrow mouth.     I don’t know why I didn’t think of it years ago, …Continue Reading

How to Clean a Glass Cooktop


As you know I love to find products that can be used for multiple purposes.  I love my Arm & Hammer toothpaste and since I use baking soda paste (baking soda and water) for so many things around the house, I thought I’d use the toothpaste instead! The first thing that came to mind was …Continue Reading