Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready

Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready – There’s one room in the home that cannot be missed when planning for company. Here’s how to make your bathroom shine and leave a lasting impression on your guests! Is it just me or is anyone else shocked at how quickly this year seems to be going? It feels like summer just flew by, and now, here we are, finishing yard work, packing away our shorts and swimsuits and beginning to prepare. . .for {Read More}

Heavy Duty Homemade Window Cleaner

Heavy Duty Homemade Window Cleaner – a 3-ingredient DIY window cleaning solution perfect for dirty outdoor windows and glass surfaces! In the summer when we’re not up at the lake, you’ll often find me hanging out on our deck in the back of the house. We have a wooded backyard with a little creek running through it and I love to enjoy all the sights and sounds of summertime from the privacy of our deck. I have my little patio {Read More}

Simple Steps to a Clean Refrigerator

Simple Steps to a Clean Refrigerator – Deep cleaning and organizing the fridge isn’t always a ton of fun but by following a few simple steps you’ll be opening the door for friends and neighbors because you’re proud of what’s inside! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine.   I’m in “that mode.” Spring cleaning mode, that is. Purging, cleaning, organizing. . .repeat. . .room after room. The {Read More}

Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners

Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners – Are you sure you thought of everything when it comes to cleaning this spring? Keep your home clean and your dog and family healthy with these important spring cleaning tips! Spring is sure taking its sweet time making an appearance around here. To say that folks around these parts are a bit disappointed with Mother Nature would be an understatement. Although I’m not a fan of the cold weather, when you’re a person who {Read More}

How to Clean a Vinyl Shower Curtain

Learn how to clean a vinyl shower curtain with ingredients you have at home! Soap scum and mildew just disappear, leaving your shower curtain looking like new again! It’s that time of year again, isn’t it? When you take a look in and around your home and realize it needs a good deep cleaning after a long, cold winter. The windows are cloudy, the dust bunnies have settled into the corners of every room, the carpet needs brightening, the bathroom tile is {Read More}

Miracle Carpet Cleaner

I really should make this Miracle Carpet Cleaner by the gallon. That’s just the way it is when you have kids and a dog, right? Things get messy. And when you have a husband who insists on putting carpet in the living room, the hallways and the bedrooms (because it’s just more cozy that way) you need to have some tricks up your sleeve to clean up the toughest of messes. Let me tell you where I first saw this {Read More}

Using Vinegar in the Laundry: How to Whiten Whites

This post has been sponsored by Four Monks. All thoughts and opinions are my own. If anyone would have told me years ago what a struggle it would be to keep white laundry, white. . .I wouldn’t have believed them. Growing up, my mom would soak socks in bleach before washing them in a hot water wash. We did laundry on Mondays and Thursdays, and I’m pretty sure our family had some of the whitest socks on the planet. I {Read More}

DIY Jewelry Cleaner

Happy New Year friends! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and is ready to rock 2016! One of the most special gifts I received over Christmas was a Pandora bracelet from Josh. He had gotten me a Pandora bracelet years ago that I wore daily, and then this year, he surprised me with ANOTHER one! When comparing my old bracelet to my new bracelet, I noticed how beautiful, bright and shiny the band of my new bracelet was compared to {Read More}

How to Clean the Inside of Your Oven Door

I’ve been doing a lot of baking lately, so that means I’ve been using my oven more. The other day while I was baking cookies, I turned on the interior light to peek through the glass door to see how they were coming along. . .and. . . I could see nothing. That’s why I’m sharing a tutorial today on how to clean the inside of your oven door. Because, just wait until you see what mine looked like! Now, {Read More}

5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Shoes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Payless. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember the boots from Payless that I purchased a few weeks ago? Well, I ended up going back to the store because I forgot something very important – a rain and stain guard to protect them from the elements. If you’ve ever endured a winter filled with snow and salt, like the ones we have here in Wisconsin, you’ll know what I’m talking about. To help you {Read More}