Cheap Ways to Keep Kids Entertained in the Car

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Family road trips can be a great bonding experience and a fun way to travel together, but they can also be a little grating. Growing up, my siblings and I used to get on each other’s nerves around hour three on the road, and the same thing is true of my own kids today. My […]

10 Crafts Kids Can Make For Mother’s Day


Mother’s Day is May 11th and I know as a kid I was always looking for things I could make my mom that would not cost much.  Or maybe Moms you’d like to do a craft with your kids to celebrate your day!  Well I’ve rounded up 10 fun crafts that are perfect for the […]

25 Things To Do This Spring with your Family


Spring is drawing closer even though I know a lot of people are still in snowy weather, but it will be here before you know it!  I’ve been trying to think of some fun activities I could do with my family and friends to enjoy the nice weather and get outside a little.  I thought […]

Rosemary and Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Rosemary & Garlic Roasted Potatoes

I am a massive fan of potatoes, I could eat them everyday for every meal and not get bored, yes I love them that much. I’ve made these potatoes a few times recently, we have some rosemary growing in the garden so they’re great to make when I’m a bit low on seasoning! They’re lovely […]

Southern Style Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

BBQ Chicken Sandwich

I don’t know about where y’all live, but it has been so hot and humid around D.C. lately. On days with temperatures above 90 degrees and air thick as water, I hardly want to eat, much less turn on the oven. My slow cooker and making salads or cold meals are a life saver on […]

Top 5 Free Traveling Apps Every Traveler Should Have

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Planning your next trip or vacation soon?  If so, here is a list of the top five free apps every traveler should have on their smartphone to reduce stress while traveling.  All of the apps listed listed here are compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. TOP 5 MUST-PACK TRAVELING APPS: HotelTonight— HotelTonight is an […]

3 Must-Wear Dresses for Spring & Summer


On a warm and sun-shiny spring or summer day, my favorite thing to wear is a flowing, loose-fitting dress. The right dress will keep you cool and comfortable all day long without the annoyance of shorts. (I seriously think shorts are one of the most uncomfortable forms of clothing.) Have you treated yourself to a […]

Traveling With Small Children – Motorhome Vacations For Those With Kids

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Once you have a few small children in tow, the type of vacation that you need to take may be very different to the vacations you are used to. It doesn’t mean that you can’t still have an enjoyable time, it just means there are additional things you need to consider when planning your trip. […]

Take a Break from Overspending on your Next Vacation

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Family vacations are always something to look forward to but unfortunately they can be expensive, especially when it comes to those long-haul trips abroad. Once you’re actually abroad, those meals, drinks and activities can easily eat into your spending funds but there is a way to minimize this expense. Package holidays can save on spending […]

5 tips for choosing your Mother’s day flowers


    With Mother’s day fast approaching, there is no better time than now to start searching for the perfect bouquet to give to your mom. Mothers day is the perfect time for people across the country to show their mothers how much they appreciate them and what other way is there to show them […]

How to improve your skin


Skin is one of the most important aspects of our looks. Healthy skin makes us look younger and better. At the same time, when you have nice skin, it is much easier to do some tasks; you have more confidence in yourself. Furthermore, it is important for you to have healthy skin because it protects […]

5 Ways To Engage With Your Kids Without Gadgets


  Children today are digital aficionados! Gone are the days when the fortunate kids were the ones born with a silver spoon. Today, kids are born with an exposure to the enamoring world of gadgets. Having access to the latest smartphones, tablets and video games is considered “cool” and has indeed become a defining status […]

DIY Dollar Tree Centerpiece – Quick and Easy!

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I don’t know what it is about Spring but it brings out a little creativity in me.  I wouldn’t say I’m the most creative person because I’m not, but I sometimes do get inspired to do things around the house to liven it up a bit. The other day was  one of those times and I felt […]

6 Easy Date Nights For The Busy Couple

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Guest Post by Bryanda of Quirky, Brown Love! After working a long week, it can be hard to commit to a date night every week, but it is important to do so to keep your relationship going strong! When most people think of date night, the first thing that comes to mind is dinner and a […]

Make a Large Space Feel Intimate with These 6 Steps

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  You did it! You finally upgraded from your small living space to a spacious home. As you unload the final box, though, you start to get a little bit worried. Do you have enough to fill this humongous house? It turns out that moving into a bigger place can unlock a whole new set […]