How discouraging is it to spend time carefully organizing an area of your home so that is looks nice and functions better, only to look back at it in a month or less and see it looking like a disaster zone again? Ugh. The worst. Why can’t we just organize things once and have them […]
Note: Because of Covid-19, you may have less people at your Thanksgiving dinner than in the past, but I think you’ll still appreciate these money saving ideas! If you’ve hosted a big holiday meal before, you probably know that it can get expensive. But just because it can get expensive, doesn’t mean that it has […]
Halloween is nearly here! Though I’m not a Halloween fanatic, I pretty much love all holidays and festivities! I think any holiday is a fun break from the everyday and I like to find little ways to make a special day feel special. And I truly mean “little ways” because most of us don’t have […]
I’m in the beginning stages of becoming a fully-fledged plant lady, so anything plant-related has been catching my eye. And while your favorite plant lady may eventually run out of room in their home for plants, there are plenty of fun plant-themed things that would make super fun plant lady gift ideas! #1: Vintage Plant […]
By being more mindful and glancing around to see what can be picked up throughout the day, your house will feel so much better and cleaning up won’t be as overwhelming.
We’ve been transitioning to a vegan diet this year, plus some of our best friends are vegan. So I thought it would be fun to round up some perfect vegan gift ideas! I already own a bunch of these items, so I can vouch for how great they are. Many of the others may just […]
In our first apartment, our “bedroom” was essentially the hallway to the bathroom. It was only big enough to put our mattress on the floor. That’s literally all that fit! We couldn’t fit a couch up the stairs, so we made a makeshift couch out of twin mattresses. There was also a neighbor who was […]
After surviving 31 years of blizzards, ice, slush, etc. during Michigan winters, I know a things or two about winter survival. And by survival, I mean making winter less terrible and more cozy. So if you know someone who dreads the winter season, these are some amazing gift ideas. #1: Boot Waterproofer OK, you may […]
Soy candles are super simple to make in the microwave! And making your own candles costs a fraction of the retail price. Plus, they make great gifts.
At 25 years old, I felt stuck — like I had messed up my chance to be able to earn a good income and that was that. I had an associate of arts degree (which has never been helpful in getting me a job), no profitable skills, and a dicey-looking resume. Looking back, I think […]