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Which Electric Fireplace Insert Is Right For You?

Why Consider an Electric Fireplace Insert? An electric fireplace insert whether built-in or plug-in is a viable option in comparison with wood or gas units. With various electric fireplace insert options, you can make your home or office space not just warm but also an eye-catching area offering a pleasant sparkling bed of embers and […]

Top 8 Tips for Buying a Mattress Online

The human species, depending on the culture, spends an average of between 6 and 12 hours per day sleeping.  For most people, this amount equals roughly one-third of your entire life, spent in your bed!   Since this is literally the place where we spend the most solid time, isn’t it important to be comfortable here? […]

Top 10 International Road Trips

Pack up your passport and discover the open road like never before. These top 10 international road trips appeal to your sense of adventure and allow you to experience different cultures firsthand. So, secure an RV rental and find the right road trip for your next getaway. Amalfi Coast, Italy Explore Italy’s most scenic stretch […]

It’s All in the Planning: How to Afford the Family Vacation You Want

Fewer families are taking vacations these days. Part of the reason is limited funds yet a vacation for the entire family can be affordable if planned the right way. Why settle for the vacation you don’t want, or even worse, not go on vacation at all? It’s all in the planning. Here’s how to afford […]

The Perfect Birthday, Mother’s Day, or Christmas Gift for Mom

Whether Mother’s Day is approaching or your mom’s birthday is coming up, you need to prepare early to get her a gift she’ll love and one that will express your affection for her. This year, make sure you pick something stylish for your mom. You can also be sure that she’ll be happy with your […]

Recipes & Food

Tips on How To Throw An Ice Cream Party

I am a huge fan of ice cream! I love how you can top it with sprinkles, caramel syrup, cookie crumbs and more and create a treat your taste buds will thank you for! With summer here, I thought it would be a great time to share tips on how to throw an ice cream party […]

3 Tips For Taking Time to Focus On Yourself #PerfectSizeFor1

Since I became a full-time working mom in February, life has been so hectic. Working 8am-4:30pm, making sure Riley does her homework, making dinner, keeping the blog running, spending time with my family, and making sure I even have the energy to get a shower is tough work. It has definitely been a big adjustment. […]

25 Hot Dog Recipes for National Hot Dog Day

Ready for some great hot dog recipes in celebration of National Hot Dog Day?! Yes, the holiday is for real and many countries celebrate hot dogs at one point or another each year. Here in the United States, the special day falls based on when North American Meat Institute hosts its annual Hot Dog Lunch on […]

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Crafts

Top Sewing Supplies: Essential Tools for Beginners and Experts Alike

Whether you’re an experienced dressmaker or you like to sew in your spare time, there are certain essential tools you will need in your sewing kit. Here’s a rundown on the top sewing supplies and how to keep them in good shape. Tape measure: When you’re measuring fabric, you need a sturdy, rigid tape measure […]

A Living Wall: Framing Living Plants

Doesn’t it seem that the only way to spruce up your white walls is with a new wash of paint or some art prints from Etsy? That’s how everyone else does it, so those must be our only options, right? Not exactly. Thanks to the glory that be, the internet, we’ve discovered that there are […]

Women Can Fix Things Too: Top Tips and Tools for DIY Home Repairs and Projects

While most women haven’t exactly put a ton of stock in their “handyperson” skillset, many women are buying and renting their own homes, and as a result, need to fix things whether or not there’s a man on hand to do the heavy lifting. Sure we’ve seen an upsurge in the popularity of novelty items […]

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Entertainment

15 Essential Camping Supplies for Families

You always want to make sure you have the most essential camping supplies for families packed before you leave for the campground. Not having the vital items you need can cause you to suffer on your trip. Below, we will take a look at 15 essentials for camping you need to have, plus you can […]

How to Stop Rain from Ruining your Camping Trip!

Rain usually isn’t the ideal weather for a camping trip. However, getting a little shower doesn’t have to mean the trip is ruined. There are lots of precautions you can take before any storm starts that will ensure the weather doesn’t wreck your camping trip! Always be prepared. Even if it’s not supposed to rain […]

Important Camping Safety Tips for Kids

While camping is a fun activity for kids and adults, safety precautions should be taken to ensure everyone enjoys the trip without harm. Read on to find out the basic camping safety tips for kids that should be followed to prevent injuries or a ruined experience! Never wonder off alone. It’s important that you don’t […]

6 Top Health Benefits of Camping

Have you ever thought about the health benefits of camping? Many families enjoy it, but some may not realize just how helpful this activity is to their health and wellbeing. Below, we will discuss some of the top reasons you should go camping often during the summer. 6 Top Health Benefits of Camping Fresh air […]

20 Easy Camping Recipes for your Family!

In need of some easy camping recipes? This list of twenty features delicious dishes, desserts, and sides that are simple to make with a campfire or grill. Some you can possibly prepare ahead of time in order to make your life easier on the campground. Take a look and let me know if you have […]

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Travel

Things To Do in Columbus, Ohio

As many of my readers know, I love traveling. My family and I did a lot of traveling when I was younger and I always appreciated the sense of adventure that came with piling into the car with them, picking a destination and setting out. The scenery, the pit stops, never knowing what we’d encounter […]

Bristol Restaurants That Make the City Proud

Bristol has a unique identity and creates its culture of arts, music, street festivals, bars and food scenes that set it apart from other British cities. The city moves forward to the tunes of music that it set for itself without caring to look at what other cities are up to. The food scene in […]

Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat at The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati

Plays are one of my favorite things to go see. I’m excited to let you know about Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat at the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati starting this weekend! From June 2nd through July 9th, everyone’s favorite cat is coming to life in this theatrical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic, […]

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Family

Experience A Spiritual Rejuvenation This Summer

Flickr This summer is shaping up to be one of the best in recent memory. The forecasted weather is looking to be tremendously beautiful, and as a result the love we can share with our families in an outdoor space. The stress of careers, booking holidays and generally the impetus to ‘have fun at all […]

Small-Church Closeness With Big-Church Resources

There has always been a conundrum for churches regarding the size of the congregation. They work hard to draw in new people, and the congregation grows. Things are happening, the facilities expand, activities expand, and there’s a great deal of forward momentum. Then the church may reach a size that overwhelms people, and even pushes […]

Tips For Staying Safe For the 4th of July

These safety tips can help keep you and your family safe this 4th of July! Did you know that the 4th of July is one of the most dangerous weekends of the entire years, says experts. They can see over 11,000 fireworks accidents in this weekend and more. Making sure you stay safe, is important. Follow […]