BLOG

Archives: Crucial Tips & Tricks

Dec 11 2014

Easy Remedies for Dealing with a Cold

 

Cold season is here and as the day’s pass and the temperature decreases your chances of catching a cold increase. Who has time to be sick nowadays? Not me that’s for sure. Although several days off laying in bed resting sounds like a fine notion its just not a reality with the holidays nearly here and with all the work everyone puts into them. Whether it’s shopping for gifts, decorating, your home, watching your kids who have their holiday breaks, or any number of tasks that need to be done sooner rather than later. Getting sick is the last thing you need to deal with right now. Here’s some natural home remedies you can use to fend off the infamous cold and the misery that comes with it.

Continue reading »

Dec 4 2014

Easy DIY Holiday Gift Ideas for Everyone

Holiday gifts from the heart are always better than anything purchased in a store. Some people on your list may have everything they want, or just be difficult to buy for. Instead of going crazy trying to find that perfect gift why not make something for them yourself. Whether you’re looking for something for your parents, brother, sister, or friend you can create a variety of thoughtful gifts in a short period of time. Remember when gift giving it’s the thought that counts.

Continue reading »

Nov 18 2014

Thanksgiving Dinner Cleanup Tips You Can Be Thankful For

 

Thanksgiving is almost here and like the pilgrims of yesteryear many of us will be amongst family and friends giving thanks and partaking in a feast of epic proportions. With such an incredible meal comes the daunting task of cleaning up the mess that soon follows. There’s no need to worry because with a little bit of prep work and these handy tips you can make cleaning up after Thanksgiving dinner as easy as apple pie

Continue reading »

Nov 12 2014

Child Safety DYI Tips w/ Pool Noodles

Child safety is a big deal and believe it or not child safety and pool noodles go hand-in-hand with one another very well. They float, come in a variety of colors and more often than not your child uses it as a makeshift light saber. As a parent these inexpensive toys can serve for a multitude of child safety DIY tips to protect your children in and around the house. The following child safety tips will come in handy for a number of scenarios and will require you to cut the pool noodle into some form or another. Any sharp knife will work to help you implement these tips for your child’s benefit.

Continue reading »

Nov 10 2014

10 Easy Ways to Get Rid of a Sticky Mess!

Looking back at my mom’s funniest reactions, I would have to say that most of them included some sort of candy, food, gum or weird substance stuck to my clothes, her car interiors, school back packs or being all over the house.

Now as a mom, gum and candy are all forbidden from my household! Mostly because I’m afraid of two things, accustoming my daughter to eat candy and having to deal with the aftermath. But, how can I explain to my daughter the concept of Halloween and Trick-or-Treating without candy being involved? Exactly! Impossible!

Therefore, I have assigned myself to look for 10 easy ways to remove gum from all sorts of garments, fabrics and surfaces.

Continue reading »