5 Easy DIY Recipes for Homemade Hair Treatments

Ah, summer! Like many, during the warm summer months, we spend extra time outside enjoying the nice weather. However, the extra time under the summer sun can wreak havoc on your hair. The heat and UV rays can cause your hair to dry out, become brittle, and lose its natural luster. Today I have 5 easy DIY Recipes for Homemade Hair Treatments. These recipes include ingredients you likely have at home in your kitchen pantry. If you don't happen to have them, they can be found at most local grocery Read more [...]

What To Include In The Ultimate Chemo Care Package

By Asha

May 19th, 2021
Since my cancer diagnosis, I have been gifted multiple wonderful 'Chemo Care Packages'. They have come in a gift bags, boxes, and baskets. No matter if they are big or small, they have all meant a great deal to me as I know the person who put it together spent a lot of time selecting just the right items to add to the care package. Today, I thought I would share with you some of the things that I have received that have been useful, in case you ever are wanting to put together a Chemo Care Package Read more [...]

5 Tips For Surviving A Remodel With Small Children

By Asha

March 22nd, 2021
We recently remodeled the entryway and upstairs of our bilevel home. For more info about what we did check out my first remodel post: Top 5 Tips For Planning Your Remodel. Safety First There will be power tools, electrical wires, strangers moving in and out of the home and more to worry about. My husband and I were at work and the kids were at daycare 90% of the time while the workers were here remodeling the house. This worked really well for us. The more you can be away while there are Read more [...]

Top 5 Tips For Planning Your Remodel

By Asha

March 14th, 2021
We just completed a home remodel. We live in a bi-level and we remodeled the upper level of the house as well as the entryway. This is our first home and also hopefully our forever home. So 6.5 years after we bought it, we finally decided to take on a remodel to make it the home of our dreams. We removed a wall between the kitchen and living room to make an open concept kitchen/dining/living room. We took out the bulkhead in the kitchen and took the walls down to the studs, added insulation, new Read more [...]

Get Creative with iHeart Art Kits From Bright Stripes

By Asha

November 21st, 2020

Thank you to Bright Stripes for sending products in exchange for Holiday Gift Guide promotion.

Bright Stripes has all kinds of fun, creative DIY and craft kits that any aspiring artist will love to receive as a gift this holiday season! 

The iHeart Art Mash Up Art Packs helps young artists learn how to combine media in artistic ways. The deluxe-sized Paint + Pastel Mash-Up Art Pack includes everything your favorite artist might need: 10 acrylic paint tubes, 12 chalk pastels, 3 brushes, Read more [...]