Spinbrush ProClean Review

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  It was like Christmas in July when I received my next Arm & Hammer product to review!  I’m not going to lie, I love getting a package in the mail every month!!  I was even more excited when I opened it and discovered it to be the Arm & Hammer Spinbrush ProClean.  I have …Continue Reading

How to de-stink Tupperware

How to de-stink tupperware -- Ask Anna

Question:  How do I remove the plastic smell out of tupperware?  I’ve had my tupperware for a year and the plastic smell is still there.  What can I do to get rid of it? Answer: Because of my great love for Arm & Hammer Baking Soda, and it’s ability to remove odors from everything, I …Continue Reading

Lemon Chicken with Avocado-Corn Salsa

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This is a delicious and fresh summer recipe.  I’ve had it for a few years but I think it’s originally from Martha Stewart Magazine.  It’s quick, easy and mmm mmm good! Lemon Chicken with Avocado-Corn SalsaServes 4 Ingredients: 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts4 TBS plus 2 tsp extra virgin olive oil2 TBS plus 2 tsp …Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Mildew Smell

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Source   Question:  I have a question that I don’t think you have blogged yet. Some of my towels smell mildew-ish! After I wash them, they smell good. After they get wet the first time, they smell awful! How can I get this smell out of my towels?   Answer:  I know exactly what you …Continue Reading

Princess Dress-up Corner

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  I’ve been thinking about creating a “Dress-up” corner for Malea now that she is getting a little older.  I had seen these great ideas on Pinterest and it got me thinking…   Source Source   Then just the other day she broke the hat box that her tutus were stored in so I thought …Continue Reading

Double Duty Cat Litter {review}

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  When I received my Arm & Hammer Double Duty Clumping Cat Litter in the mail I had no idea how much it would change things around our house.  I can honestly say that everyone is just a little bit happier.     My cat is super clean by nature, she is always cleaning herself and …Continue Reading

Dorm Room Organization Tips

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      Question: “I was hoping you could help me. My daughter is moving into her dorm room and we need ways to fit things into a small space. We can’t hang things on the wall because they are cement so we can’t go up with ways to organize. If you could help us …Continue Reading

Laundry Room Makeover

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This week I am so excited to show you my laundry room makeover!  I’m not quite finished yet, I still have to buy and put in the light fixture, but other than that I’m done.  Here’s the light fixture I’m going to buy.  It’s from IKEA so I need to plan a trip down to …Continue Reading

How to Clean a Stone Fireplace Surround

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Reader submitted photo Question:  How can I clean the stone that surrounds my wood burning fireplace? Answer:  We have a brick fireplace surround in our home but we have never used the fireplace so I haven’t had to clean it yet.  However if I were going to clean it here is what I would do. …Continue Reading

How to Hide a Litter Box

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  Meet Trixie, our kitty.  She turned 4 this January.   I love having a cat.  I love the attention we get from her and having a pet makes our family feel complete.   However I do not love having a litter box.  Our cat is indoor only so it’s not an option to not …Continue Reading

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Easy chicken enchiladas - Ask Anna

If you don’t have time to make “The Best Chicken Enchiladas” but you’re still craving enchiladas, here is a quick and easy recipe for chicken enchiladas.  This recipe comes from my all time favorite cookbook America’s Test Kitchen Family Cookbook, and you would never guess that this is a 35-40 min meal {including cook time}! …Continue Reading

Gift idea: Advent Calendar Craft Tutorial

Advent calendar gift idea -- Ask Anna

  I am so excited to share this next project with you!  A couple years ago our church, The Stirring, bought a building.  It has been a l-o-n-g process getting into the building.  It has taken a lot of prayer, a lot of miracles, a lot of time, a lot of energy and a lot …Continue Reading