Articles about House and Home

Newair Compact Portable Air Conditioner Review + Discount

By Amber

June 21st, 2022
Thanks to Newair for sending me this air conditioner! As always, all opinions are my own. There are affiliate links in this post.  This week, it is HOT in Minnesota! Yesterday (Father's Day) it was right around 95 degrees all day but felt even warmer due to the humidity. When we got home from celebrating with my parents, our house was about 85 degrees upstairs where we sleep. We turned on the central air but even after two hours, it was still sticky and warm in our bedroom. Luckily, we recently Read more [...]

Trifo Ollie Robot Vacuum Review + Giveaway

By Amber

June 15th, 2022
Thanks to Trifo for sending me this great robot vacuum! As always, all opinions are my own. There are affiliate links in this post. Trifo Robotic Vacuums are quickly becoming the best new thing in our household! We have Lucy downstairs, Emma upstairs, and now we have Ollie to take care of all our pet needs. With four cats, we tend to have cat hair and litter tracked around, especially in our laundry room where we keep their litter box, food, and water. Even though we have another robot vacuum Read more [...]

AspenClean Plastic-Free Detergents Now Available (+ Giveaway!)

This AspenClean review and giveaway is sponsored by AspenClean.  As always, all opinions are my own. Alicia Sokolowski is a mom who wanted to make sure all the cleaning products she used in her home were both non-toxic and effective.  When she couldn’t find what she was looking for on the market, she set out to make her own eco-friendly cleaning products.  She founded AspenClean, which is already popular in Canada and now available to Americans online. AspenClean Plastic-free Read more [...]

Honeywell Portable Air Conditioner Review

By Amber

June 5th, 2022
Thanks to JMATEK for sending me this air conditioner. As always, all opinions are my own.  It finally feels like summer in Minnesota, and I couldn't be more excited! When I think about how much I hate Minnesota winters, I remind myself that the summers make up for it. We live in an old house and we love it for all the character - but one thing we don't love is the difficulty in regulating temperature. We have central heating and cooling, but our bedrooms and guest room tend to get very cold Read more [...]

AIRROBO AR400 Air Purifier Review

AIRROBO sent me an air purifier for review. All opinions are my own. Prior to the pandemic, I used to think I caught small colds frequently. I guess I just never really paid that much attention! I figured if I was coughing and sneezing but didn't feel "sick" that was just a mild cold. Once we started staying home full time and therefore didn't have the opportunity to catch colds anywhere...I still kept having these "colds" I realized they weren't colds, I just had more allergies than I had realized!  What Read more [...]