Articles about House and Home

DIY Homemade Baby Wipe Recipe

By Lakota

February 9th, 2020
From the time I had my first baby 8 years ago I was always making sure that the product I used on him were natural. I started with Pampers sensitive brand and when I found something more natural I kept switching. For the first year I used water wipes with my youngest. On Amazon I could get Water Wipes for about $.22 per wipe, now that doesn't sound like a lot but when you add them up it got to be pretty pricey per month specially with three kiddos using them for number two visits!I had a Read more [...]

Just So Posh ~ Custom Gifts For Your Valentines {+ Giveaway!}

I received product from Just So Posh to facilitate this post.  As always, all opinions are my own. I always say that when shopping for a gift, you can NEVER go wrong when you go custom.  My kids love seeing their names on products.  I'm also a fan of decor and usable items with our last name or initials on them.  This was especially true when we first got married and I turn to custom weddings gifts now and get rave replies from the couples.  So this Valentine's Day, I wanted to share some really Read more [...]

Affordable Furniture: Mr IRONSTONE Desk & Table (Review)

I received product from Mr IRONSTONE to facilitate this post.  As always, all opinions are my own. If you're like me, you probably know it can be hard to find nice furniture pieces that are also affordable.  Last winter and spring, we renovated almost our entire house.  On top of renovating a bedroom into a pantry, opening up our living room, and redoing our dining room, we also took out a wall to make an upstairs loft area.  This space used to be our foster care bedroom.  But since we closed Read more [...]

8 Things to Consider When Planning Your Wedding Day (From a Former Wedding Photographer)

By Amber

January 28th, 2020
Before I had kids, I did a lot of photography and would usually shoot at least 3 weddings per summer. Over the years, I've met many couples who regretted wedding day choices or had logistics issues on their wedding day. I thought it may be helpful to share things I've learned from my own wedding and from others over the years. I don't shoot weddings anymore (the time commitment is just too difficult) but I saw many things that I think could be helpful when planning your own wedding day!Things Read more [...]

Improve Air Quality with the Airfree Babyair + a Giveaway

By Amber

January 17th, 2020
Thanks to Airfree for sending me the Babyair. As always, all opinions are my own.This past year, our daughter went from cosleeping in our room to her own bedroom. Since she's always had trouble with fitful sleeping, we put an Airfree Air Purifier in her bedroom and have had great success! Not only did her nosebleeds completely resolve, she's had more restful sleep since we added the purifier to her bedroom. Recently, I learned that Airfree released a purifier called Babyair and I knew it would Read more [...]