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9 Home Office Organization Tips

home office organization tips

If your office is seriously disorganized, then a quick five minutes here and there is not going to do the job.

Declutter the Home - 6 Minimalist Tips

home storage

If you are guilty of having too much clutter in your home, here are some of the top 6 minimalist tips to free up storage space in your home! 

Holiday Decor Guide


Our quick Christmas decor preview will ensure you have the essentials whenever you are ready to get to the holiday decorating. Holiday decorating doesn't need to be a chore, or even expensive, especially when you have these easy finds.

Healthy Kids Lunch Ideas

  There are lots of reasons to make healthy packed lunches for kids. It gives them energy throughout the day, it creates healthy habits that last a lifetime, it saves money, and tastes better.  

Detox Your Home Using 4 Natural Ingredients

  There are lots of options that help keep a toxin-free home and even save you money. Making your own non-toxic home cleaners are easy and inexpensive. They also last a lot longer than store bought cleaners.   

Easy Guide to Plastic Alternatives

 The world we live in has become filled with disposable, dispensable, temporary products that are not meant to last. Even things that are designed to be used over and over again, such as plastic food containers, break after just a few uses. We live in a culture where cheap is often valued over durability.  

Holiday Gift Guide


Gear up for holiday giving with our ultimate holiday gift guide, covering gifts for everyone on your list, especially the eco-friendly.

Home Decor on a Budget


Tips for decorating your entire home without breaking the bank.

Lower Your Water Bill

Your water bill is vitally important for a number of reasons. It, of course, brings your life source into your home, when you properly monitor it it can help you learn how to conserve more water, and it can also be one of the easiest bills to manage; if you know how to.

Must-Have Small Kitchen Appliances

kitchen appliances

Whether you are brand new to the world of cooking or are a seasoned home chef, there are a number of tools and cooking appliances that are widely used and incredibly helpful for the home chef.