Recipes

Menu Monday: Tried and True Favorites

After almost two months of trying new recipes, I took a week off from the experiments and went back to a full menu of tried and true favorites. I love uncomplicated recipes with simple flavors and instructions that you can't really mess up. Here's a delicious roundup of a few of my favorites - from… Continue reading Menu Monday: Tried and True Favorites

Decor · Frugal Living

Living Room Inspiration: A New Project and a Surprise!

What would you do if you had $500 to spend on one room of your home? Other than the purchase of our new couch and chairs in 2019, I've never spent more than $150 when updating the decor in a room. Most of the time I just move things around my home and update decor… Continue reading Living Room Inspiration: A New Project and a Surprise!

Organization

Make Your Email Inbox Work For You

It seems that the increased use of technology in everyday life - video conferencing, telecommuting, online ordering, etc. - has pushed some people to the edge. They're overwhelmed by all the things you have to do online and so they push back and avoid it at all costs. Unfortunately, email is kind of a necessary… Continue reading Make Your Email Inbox Work For You

Frugal Living

Dollar Tree Haul: Household Favorites!

Part of the fun in shopping at Dollar Tree is the chance to find lots of things you never knew you "needed." Seasonal decor, pretty paper products, kitchen gadgets and cute little home decor items are definitely the things that draw me in to Dollar Tree. But even if we're in between holidays or if… Continue reading Dollar Tree Haul: Household Favorites!

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday + More New Recipes {2.22.21}

It's Menu Monday and I have a week's worth of new recipes, including this Meatball Pizza that was delicious! The crust got special treatment with olive oil and herbs which made the whole dish taste so much better than your average pizza night. I'm still working my way through all the recipes I'm finding in… Continue reading Menu Monday + More New Recipes {2.22.21}

Organization

How To Organize and Declutter Your Coat Closet

Back before mud rooms were a regular feature in homes, most people had coat closets. Or maybe you call it a hall closet? Whatever you call it, whether it's a closet or a room - it's time to organize it for spring! Since there are only two people in our house and we don't live… Continue reading How To Organize and Declutter Your Coat Closet