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Restoring Dignity to Your Garage

I found a pretty cool and very common sense infographic today, which talks about restoring dignity to your garage. I can totally relate! I’m at a point in my life where all I want is a clean slate. I don’t want too many shrubs in the yard, crap piled up in the corners of my ...

Say Goodbye to Cheap Fake Christmas Trees!

california baby redwood Christmas is NOT just right around the corner, with it being the end of May and all…but Christmas in July is! So…let’s talk Christmas trees for a bit. I own a fake one, and it’s not really even that great of a fake one. In fact, I own two fake trees. Depending on how optimistic ...

Is There an Alternative to the Local Utility Monopoly?

energy savings How many times have you looked at your electric bill and wished that there was an alternative to increasing costs. Local utility companies seem to know that they have you backed into a corner; if you can’t afford or don’t want to use their services, you have little recourse but to build a windmill or ...

The Ultimate Kitchen Cheat Sheet

kitchen cheat sheet I, like many other men in this world, like to eat food. The best food is usually cooked in a special way, which makes it taste the way it is supposed to. So, in order to eat the best food, one should most likely learn how to use the kitchen. I can’t tell you how ...

Burn that Baby Fat Naturally! #PostNatalFatBurner

FitTea PostNatal Baby Fat Burner So I am about 6 weeks away from having our 5th baby. As excited as I am to hold our precious baby, I can’t help but think of the work I have ahead of me as far as weight loss goes. I am 5’9″ and prior to pregnancy, I weighed between 145 and 150. For ...

How to Choose a Home Security System

home security system When shopping for a home security system, there are several things you need to consider before making a decision. The aim is for your family and property to be protected, but you also have a budget that you would rather not exceed. The best way to find the right security company is to look at ...

Should You Convert Your Gas Engines to Propane?

Propane Powered Generator with capacity in mind, you have to think about whether or not it would make sense to convert your gas powered possessions to propane. Think about having your next camping trip with your Honda LP generator instead of a regular gas powered generator, simply for the convenience of not having to worry about filling the tank as often....

2 Things You Need to Know When Building a Home Entertainment System

home entertainment system Building out a great home entertainment system isn’t necessarily hard, but can definitely be overwhelming when you’re just starting out. Do I want a projector or a television? What about LCD vs. LED vs. Plasma? Why that that TV curved? Can I even get content for that 3D 4k TV? What about a sound system? ...

5 Home Appliance Hacks to Simplify Your Life

Appliance Hacks Most people have homes full of appliances that they use every day. You need your washer and dryer to clean your clothes, and you need your refrigerator to keep perishable foods from spoiling, but did you know that you may not be using some of your household appliances to their full potential? Whether you want ...

Carpet Cleaning Tips

upholstery cleaning Every once in a blue moon, your carpets will get nasty enough that you'll need to get them cleaned. If you want to take care of your household, I would recommend checking these guys out here carpet cleaning temecula It's not only healthier but it can really make your home smell brand new again....

Tips for Hiring A Maid

maid service Have you ever asked someone what kind of solution they use to clean their floors…and they look at you with a blank stare as they stutter out the words, “I think we use a….” Yeah, she doesn’t clean anything at home. The maid profession has changed significantly over the years. People no longer find it ...

3 Fun Ways to Save Electricity at Home!

Save on Electric Bill in the Winter Electric bills are no laughing joke when it comes down to the bone-chilling wintertime, and everyone could use that few extra dollars from cutting their electricity or gas usage during this cold time of the year. In southern Arizona, you might say that I have no room to talk! I mean, it’s supposed to be ...

Decorating our Sons Newly Remodeled Room!

Trigg's Basketball wall  After begging and pleading with my husband to replace the old (fake) wood paneling in our sons room, for drywall, we are ready to start painting and decorating (my favorite part!)  WooHoo!! So, now I have fresh drywall to work with.  I looked all over the internet to find images of boys rooms that I ...

Bed Bugs, Everybody Run!!!

bed-bug Whenever I hear the words “bed” and “bugs” used in the same sentence, I almost immediately get the eebiejeebies! Understand though that I’ve never actually seen a bed bug, had bed bugs or really known anyone with a bed bug infestation. But from what I’ve heard, they’re pretty nasty little buggers! Naturally, when you hear ...