Turning $4000 of life’s lemons into lemonade

Today was a bittersweet day for us. Our house was remediated yesterday. The crew was really sweet. They made our (sheetless) beds, cleaned our rooms up, and even fixed some…

How to clean a chandelier

We moved into a really cool, very old home with beautiful light fixtures. I should say beautiful but disgustingly dirty light fixtures. The house had been a rental home until…

how to floss

Are you flossing all wrong?

Are you flossing wrong? Have you ever done something your entire life only to find out it was a waste of time because you were doing it all wrong? This…

stylish toddler bedding

Find stylish toddler bedding

If you’ve searched for the perfect toddler bedding and come up short, this post is for you today! You’ve seen the gorgeous kid bedrooms on Pinterest or your favorite home…

$5 ceiling fan update

Quick Ceiling Fan Upgrade for $5

You can update your ceiling fan from completely disgusting to brand new with just $5 and an hour or two with something you probably already have at home! You know…

Home Tour on Main Street

What a year we had in this house This historic house gave us a run for our money. It’s our greatest mistake. It’s also one of our greatest accomplishments. It’s…

where to find fabric bargains

Places to Find Crazy Fabric Bargains

Sometimes a girl just needs some fabric. You can use fabric for so much stuff, even if you don’t sew. Chair covers, tablecloths, throws, blankets, ottomans, pillowcases, table runners, dog…

Get your toddler to sleep quick every time

How to get your toddler to sleep quickly

There’s a secret to get your baby and toddler to sleep that has been passed down in my family for generations. My mom told me about it when my son…