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How to Give Up Spring Cleaning for Good

How to give up spring cleaning for good. Tips on keeping your home clean, organized and tidy every day so you don't have to spend hours at a time deep cleaning.

Seriously, who has the time or the inclination to take hours spring cleaning? Not me! Shocking confession: I’ve never really “spring cleaned” my house. The concept is kind of old-fashioned. We just don’t live the way our grandparents did. Our homes are well insulated, so they don’t get as dusty. Most of our houses are […]

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How to Get a Massive Increase in Pageviews

How to get a massive increase in traffic using Pinterest! It only takes a few minutes a day.

Here’s the story of how I increased my pageviews over 900% in one month.  I know this sounds far-fetched, but it’s totally true!  Granted, I’m a fairly new blogger and my traffic was super low to begin with, but actually, that makes it even harder to grow. Are you a tiny bit surprised that I’m […]

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How to Be a Better Budgeter in 7 Simple Steps

Be a better budgeter in seven simple steps! Tips on creating good habits, making a budget, cutting spending, saving and paying off debt.

Do you suck at money? I sure did. But you don’t have to. You can learn to be a better budgeter and improve your financial situation almost immediately.  Let’s get started… No. 1 Stop Making Excuses “I don’t have enough money to have a budget.” “I deserve to have nice things.” “I have so much […]

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How to Plan an Amazing Girls Weekend

Plan an amazing girls weekend and get back to your best self. Relax, eat, drink and have fun!

When was the last time you really felt like YOU? When you’re someone’s mom, someone’s wife, a volunteer, an employee and many other roles, it’s hard to be yourself. Getting together with your best friends is the best way to remind you how to be YOU again. Discussion Whether you’re organizing a trip for a […]

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How to Make Simple & Creative Meal Plans

Use theme nights to make simple and creative meal plans so you'll always know what's for dinner!

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Rest assured that I will not recommend something that I would not use myself.  For more information, please see my disclosure page. Do you struggle with making creative meal plans?  Do you just cringe when […]

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How to Make the Most of Your Tax Refund

Be smart with your tax refund! Decrease your financial risk AND have some fun with a solid plan for saving and spending.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Rest assured that I will not recommend something that I would not use myself.  For more information, please see my disclosure page. Have you done your taxes yet?  Are you expecting to get some back?  […]

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Ultimate Ikea PAX Hack – The Big Reveal!

The ultimate Ikea PAX wardrobe hack! I used Ikea PAX to make custom built-ins for my master closet and the results are amazing. The closet is now beautifully organized.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Not that Ikea is paying me a commission.  Do they even do that?  I don’t know but there might be something else for you to click, so I’m putting this out there.  For more information, […]

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Good Life Lemon Chicken Florentine

Are you in the market for an easy, delicious week night meal?  Well, here you go!  This Lemon Chicken Florentine is fabulous!  Fun fact: spinach is what makes a dish, “Florentine.”  It’s on my Hey, Hot Stuff, What’s Cookin’? menu plan at least a couple of times a month.  If you need an amazing menu […]

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How to Make Ikea PAX Look Like Amazing Custom Cabinetry

How to use Ikea PAX wardrobes, along with some crown molding and baseboard trim, to get an amazing custom look!

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Not that Ikea is paying me a commission.  Do they even do that?  I don’t know but there might be something else for you to click, so I’m putting this out there.  For more information, […]

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How to Plan Your Dream Closet Down to the Last Inch

Plan your dream closet with this Ikea PAX tutorial!

Failing to plan is planning to fail.  You’ve heard that right?  When it comes to a big project, like designing your dream closet, that old saying couldn’t be more true!  Dealing with this can’t be done on a whim… Notice the clever use of real estate by storing old hangers from the cleaners?  Look close […]

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