This post was sponsored buy Best Buy. All opinions are as always our own. For our full disclosure policy see here. I don't think I've mentioned it here, but I'm really enjoying the fact that our kids are 'big' now. I mean I've talked about how much I love babies, and how much I adored our kids when they were small. But now, as teenagers, they're just so much fun! I mean we can all bowl together, or ride go-carts, or go the movies. They can do just about everything Dean and I can do ... Read More about Exploring New Tech for the House with Best Buy – #LifeandTech
This post sponsored by Michaels. There seem to be two types of projects that do really well online. The first type is a really easy project that anyone can do, like a pumpkin tower using faux pumpkins. It makes you feel great because you can actually make it no matter your creative abilities. The second is a super complicated and involved project that has huge impact when it's finished. But a lot of the time people share those more difficult projects as something they'd love to do, but ... Read More about Rustic Pumpkin Tower Using Faux Pumpkins from Michaels
Thanks, in part to the Natural Stone Institute for sponsoring this post.Given that our design aesthetic is a little bit rustic and neutral around here, we tend to use materials in our home that are natural or, at the very least, look natural. Materials like wood, wool and jute and stone.Natural stone is exactly what it says it is. It's not man-made. It comes straight from the earth. Natural stone is durable, sustainable, and can increase your home's value. It also never goes out of ... Read More about 5 Places to Use Natural Stone in Your Home
Filled with potatoes, several different vegetables and of course beef, this slow cooker beef stew is simple to make, delicious & smells great while cooking!I think I've mentioned before how much I love my slow cooker, no matter what the season. It makes it so much easier to serve healthy meals even when life is busy. And slow cookers are ridiculously easy to use. Case in point, this slow cooker beef stew recipe. Filled with potatoes, several different vegetables and of course beef, ... Read More about Slow Cooker Beef Stew – Simple to Make & Delicious!
Comments have always been important on a blog. I ADORE my readers who leave blog comments! Comments allow readers to share ideas and give feedback, and give more life to any blog. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to get people to comment on blog posts these days, but here are 5 tips to help you get more comments on your blog posts. 5 Tips to Get More Comments on Your Blog Posts1. Comment on other websites. This may seem like a lot of work, but depending on your blog niche, you will ... Read More about 5 Tips to Get More Comments on Your Blog Posts