Caring For Your Real Christmas Tree

Caring for Your Real Christmas Tree – Tips on caring for a natural Christmas tree so it lasts all season long! Even if it’s your first real tree ever! Year after year when it’s time to start decorating the house for Christmas, Josh pulls out our Christmas bins from the rafters in the garage and starts piling them all into the house. . .including a humongous box that houses our artificial Christmas tree. He puts it together branch by branch (with a {Read More}

7 Summer Health Care Tips for Dogs

7 Summer Health Care Tips for Dogs – Great tips for keeping your dog healthy and active this summer! If only summer could last forever, right? It’s undoubtedly my favorite season of the year and it seems to fly by so quickly! However, we’ve had our share of “really” warm days this year and it sounds like we’re in for more heat in the coming weeks. Our English cream golden retriever, Belle, spends most of her time outside in the summer, {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}

Embracing Your Curls: 7 Hair Care Tips You Need to Know

My curls have always been my trademark. They were the one thing that stuck with me through every stage in life. I can’t say I’ve always embraced my curls. We’ve had a love hate relationship for as long as I can remember. To me, my hair was always a lot to manage. That top right photo in the collage from my high school graduation day reminds me of the two hours I spent in front of the mirror getting ready that morning, {Read More}