Top 5 Attic Pests & How To Remove Them

Top 5 Attic Pests & How To Remove Them Do you constantly hear scraping coming from your attic? Before you write it off as just the wind, you should have a professional pest removal expert inspect the area to see if you have any unwanted visitors. Many pests prefer the attic because it is a secluded area of the home to give them shelter. Look into the numerous pest services available the next time you start thinking, “I need some wildlife … [Read more...]

The More You Learn The More You Earn

Image Credit This article looks at a fundamental principle in terms of earning money... to create more value. This is a particularly good paradigm to consider sharing with your children, as gone are the days where your child will go to school, get a job in a big company and stay in that job for the rest of their lives until they retire. The working world our children are entering is one of portfolio careers, remote working, freelance … [Read more...]

Strawberry Love Monster Valentines Day Recipe

Strawberry Love Monster Valentines Day Recipe Strawberries and chocolate are always a safe gift for Valentines Day. Why not make them a little fun and even slightly goofy while sharing your sentiments? These cute Strawberry Love Monsters would make a great treat for the kids or even a silly gift for the hubby. You need: strawberries paper straws melting chocolate (I used Godiva) candy eyes (ours were purchased from … [Read more...]

Why Having Good Indoor Air Quality in Your Home Is Important

Why Having Good Indoor Air Quality in Your Home Is Important When you think about air pollution, you probably think about belching smokestacks, roaring truck engines, smog, and other outdoor air pollutants. But while the air inside your home may look clear, it's full of indoor pollutants that can be serious problems thanks to how much time we spend inside every day. Without good ventilation or a good air filter, bad indoor air quality can cause … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Strawberries | Directions for Valentines Day

Chocolate and strawberries are synonymous with romance... the two together are a symphony of flavor. Unfortunately, they can sometimes be incredibly expensive to buy. I have found a quick (and delicious) way to make them that won’t break the bank. Chocolate Covered Strawberries Directions for Valentines Day You will need: Strawberries Chocolate Chips (semisweet or dark, your choice) Cupcake Papers possibly cooking … [Read more...]

25 Valentines Day Party Ideas

25 Valentines Day Party Ideas Valentines Day parties have always been one of my favorite celebrations at school and at home. The one particular day it is socially acceptable to be mushy and lovey with the ones you love... in public (lol). We’ve compiled a list of 25 activities/crafts, food and décor ideas for you to start building your party around! We hope you find something that sparks some fun into your … [Read more...]

25 Valentines Day Crafts and Gifts

25 Valentines Day Crafts and Gifts Our family was slow about putting the Christmas decorations away this year. I think maybe because it is still so snowy and frigid out, it still feels like Christmas. So in honor of putting away the tree, we’ve put together 25 fun Valentines Day crafts and gifts for you to create with your littles while trapped inside under this Polar Vortex. If you happen to dive in a create one (or two, or three) we'd love … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send?

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send? Valentines Day is around the corner and you are considering sending flowers. We’ve all heard that specific rose colors have different meanings, but did you know that how many roses you send also conveys a meaning? If you combine these two meanings together it will have a bigger impact! Here’s a quick chart to help you make your decision:   1 A single rose … [Read more...]

5 Ways You’re Wasting Money on Heating and Cooling Costs

5 Ways You’re Wasting Money on Heating and Cooling Costs Heating and cooling costs contribute to a large part of your monthly energy bill. Even though you regularly remember to turn off your appliances before you leave home, you may be still dealing with high energy costs. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, a typical household spends about $112 a month on energy bills. But have you considered inspecting your electricity … [Read more...]

Work From Home Means Being Organized

Work From Home Means Being Organized Working from your home can sound like the best gig in the world and there are certain perks that make being at home the best. The one thing no one wants to tell you is that for all the flexibility and claims that it’s easier really equate to the fact that you have to be organized! This is your livelihood and your business, you have to treat it as that rather than as just working from the living room. Here are … [Read more...]