With warmer weather, brings a lot of other things also! Some of those things like the nice weather, pretty flowers and butterfly's are great! On the other hand, this warmer weather also means MOSQUITOS! Now, who likes those pesky little things? I know I sure don't! There's something though, that I wasn't aware would help keep mosquitos away... Can you guess what it might be? If you said plants, you are correct! Crazy right? Who would have thought that some simple every day plants could help keep those mosquitos away?! Read this article to learn more!
Do you walk into your house and not feel like you are walking into a warm, inviting home? Do your walls seem empty and your counters bare? Sometimes, we forget key steps to making our house feel welcoming. Things such as leaving a lot of empty wall space and not having knick knacks out can often times make your home look dull and bare and a lot of times can even seem unwelcoming. This article has some really great tips that can help you turn your house into a home!
Baking soda is good for all sorts of things... cleaning, sunburn, bug bites, teeth whitening and the list goes on and on. But, did you know how many things you could do with baking soda outside? Baking soda can be used in your garden, compost and even in your yard! I had no idea that it would kill the weeds in your yard and make your tomatoes sweeter all at the same time!
To me, it's such a relief when Spring finally rolls back around! Granted, we do have to deal with all the pollen, which is no fun at all! But, we also get warmer weather, sunshine, flowers and I could go on about all of Spring's wonderful traits! One thing though, that I love about Spring, is all the pretty colors everywhere! They're so vibrant and it just seems to make me happy! In this article, you can find some of the HOTTEST color combos for this Spring/Summer!
The window treatments in our homes say a lot about our style and the character of our personalities. Whether you want something more elegant or something more laid back and relaxed can tell a lot about the kind of person you are and the things you like! This article shows 15 different styled window treatments and how they are used in certain settings.
When it comes to cleaning, especially those of us with kids, we all probably want to use bleach and pine sol, so that we know the bacteria is taken care of and we get that amazing lemony fresh, clean smell! I know I am guilty of this. There are, however, other cleaning options available that may be a little less harsh on the senses and also on our items to be cleaned! This article about all natural cleaners with a baking soda base is a great way to get started to becoming a more natural you!
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