A Room Fit for Mom: Mother’s Day Rules For the Perfect ‘Me’ Cave

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Alright, readers, we’re mixing it up this week! We have three, count ‘em, THREE writers on today’s blog post! We (Stella and Viv) have invited our lovely mother, Colleen, for this Mother’s Day special to share our two cents on a topic very close to us: the ‘me’ cave. First off, what in the world … Continue reading A Room Fit for Mom: Mother’s Day Rules For the Perfect ‘Me’ Cave

Is Your Refrigerator Running? 6 Things to Remember When Buying a New Fridge

Okay readers, we’ve been away from the kitchen for far too long! Although I must admit, a few weeks ago, I wanted to be anywhere but my kitchen. You can’t believe I’m saying that, can you? Viv the Kitchen Crusader doesn’t want to be in the kitchen? What sorcery is this? Well, it’s less about … Continue reading Is Your Refrigerator Running? 6 Things to Remember When Buying a New Fridge

The Path to Spring is Paved in Plants! Lawn and Garden Tips to Start Things Right

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Finally! Spring is officially in the air, and I can get outside and do some digging! It’s the perfect time to start planning and prepping your yard, but you need to start in the right places. I’ll take you through what you should be working on now and what can wait until it gets a … Continue reading The Path to Spring is Paved in Plants! Lawn and Garden Tips to Start Things Right

Hygiene Happy – Making a Kid-Friendly Bathroom

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The bathroom may be a woman’s ‘man-cave,’ but that doesn’t mean we don’t have to share it with others. Whether it’s your family, roommates, or guests, we have to be nice and make space for the needs of other bathroom visitors. Usually you don’t have to make many adjustments to your bathroom design or functionality … Continue reading Hygiene Happy – Making a Kid-Friendly Bathroom

Mix Your Spices in the Bowl, Not the Cupboard: Organizing Herbs and Spices

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Have you ever been elbows-deep in the entrée of your life? You know, that feeling when you’re on your way to a show-stopping dinner, completely focused on getting that last little kick of flavor… maybe too focused. The next thing you know, an entire jar of curry powder falls into your pot of pasta sauce, … Continue reading Mix Your Spices in the Bowl, Not the Cupboard: Organizing Herbs and Spices

Tool of Expression Part 2: With Great Color Comes Great Responsibility

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Last week, I wrote in-depth about the initial stages of choosing a color for your living space. We discussed the creation of colors, their psychological and emotional effects, and different ways to determine what colors you can use together in your space. Now it’s time to get a little more complicated. Not every living space … Continue reading Tool of Expression Part 2: With Great Color Comes Great Responsibility