Shoe Shelf to Pop Shelf

My kitchen is small and our pop buying is out of control sometimes (thanks to sales).  A couple weeks ago we switched out a shoe rack by our front door for a bench.  Today I found a new use for the shoe rack – and I love it.  Sometimes you … keep reading

Saving Marigold Seeds

I haven’t bought Marigold seeds in at least 5 years because they are the easiest flower to collect seeds from.  My main tips on collecting the seeds is: make sure they are dry (it hasn’t rained in a day or two) and store them in a paper bag.  Oh, and … keep reading

When traveling…

Remote controls are the dirtiest thing in a hotel room.  Unfortunately, it’s rare that the TV stays off, so I have been using this hack.  It makes the remote control usable and gives me a piece of mind.  I’m probably not the first person to think of this, but if I … keep reading

Honey

New year, new goals, and usually new habits waiting to form.  I’m trying to cut down on junk.  Key word: trying.  The main way to know what you are eating is by eating fresh veggies/fruits and by reading labels on processed and packaged foods.  We eat out a bit and … keep reading

Craft Storage Tip

My husband gets all the credit for this craft storage idea. I used to use old yogurt cups, Tupperware, sour cream containers, anything I could find with a lid to put all my little “pretties” in.  My husband is a problem solver and a few years ago he put a … keep reading

All Natural Ant Repell”ant”

Shamrock

My mom gave me this plant a couple years ago.  You usually see them in the store around St. Patty’s Day.  It’s an Oxalis Triangularis, but I call it my Shamrock plant.  I had it inside, as a houseplant for a few months and it got sickly looking.  Then it … keep reading

Laundry Time

I used to take boxing and kickboxing classes at my local Title Boxing Club (fantastic workout!).  My hand wraps and clothes would be soaking with sweat and stink.  Yep.  I’m admitting it.  I sweat AND I smell bad when I do.  Anyway, I would do laundry and still notice some … keep reading

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