The Tips To Help You Create The Bathroom Of Dreams

Home & garden, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
When it comes to our homes we can often feel like we have a big task ahead when it comes to decorating, renovating or even modernizing the space. A home is such a big purchase, and more often than not, all of your cash goes into the actual buying of...

Knowing Your Options When Giving Birth

DIY & Tips, Parenting, Lifestyle
Giving birth can be a relatively daunting experience. After all, you are anticipating pain and discomfort. However, it’s generally best to have an idea of potential complications can occur during the process, as well as the methods of pain relief that are available to you. This will give you more...

My Birthday Weekend at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa

Travel, Lifestyle
Sponsored in part by Eagle Ridge Resort & SpaMe and my kids' LOVE, absolutely LOVE Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa. We visit about once or twice a year. It is just far enough from Chicago that you feel like you left and close enough that a weekend getaway is so...

Stressed Parent? Keeping Yourself On The Sanity Wagon

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
It seems that everybody has their own opinion of how stressful life is as a parent. But, while everybody handles stress in their own different ways, there are going to be times when you feel that you can't keep a handle on everything. Maybe you're having a bad day, or...

Great Tailgate Recipes Minus The Heartburn #DissolveHeartburn

DIY & Tips
Tailgating is so fun and I’ve got some great recipes for you to bring to your next tailgate event. But no one likes to disrupt a fun day with heartburn. Ever since I turned over 30 years old certain foods just get to me!Combine carbs, alcohol, fatty, and rich foods...

Matrimonial Malaise - How to handle boredom in a relationship

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
Marriages and long-term relationships naturally come with their ups and downs, the comfort and security of a relationship can be beautiful, but after a long period of time, that comfort can also come with its own questions. Questions around whether the spark has gone, or if it’s normal if the...

5 Decoration Options for Your Market Basket Cake

DIY & Tips, Holiday
If you're into tasting some sweet goods at convenient prices, you might take a walk to the nearest Market Basket. Their products are versatile and so popular that you might even have a favorite one. They come in standard shapes which fit most decorating ideas. You can adjust a cake...

5 Healthy Ways To Fuel Your Day No Matter What

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
How would you fair if you ate absolutely nothing for 8-9 hours in the day. I mean not a thing, or a sip of water would pass your lips? Well, you might feel a little faint, or weak, or even grumpy, and that is precisely the reason why you and...

Want to be a Better Cook? You Need to Upgrade Your Kitchen

Home & garden, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
There are so many benefits to cooking at home. It saves you money and helps you keep in control of your health, as you know exactly what’s going into your food when you prepare it yourself. Unlike shop-bought and convenience meals, you can skip the excess salt, sugar and oil...

Family Furlough: Escaping The Parental Prison

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Having a child is truly a miracle. Waking up each day to find a little version of yourself and the person you love the most is an exciting feeling, and a lot of parents will relish in spending time with their little ones from the day they are born. Of...

Tips for Finding the Best Catering Company for Your Event

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
When you think about the most important aspects of a party, what comes to mind? For most of us, food will be somewhere high on the list. Whether it’s a wedding, a workplace meeting, or a family reunion, when you’re the host, food is definitely one of the first things...

NuWave PIC's Pros and Cons: A Practical Buying Guide

Lifestyle, Home & garden
Induction cooking has everybody talking, be they professional chefs looking to cook an elaborate meal or college students prepping a quick dinner. As most cooking professionals know, induction cooktops come with their fair share of advantages over stovetops, ranging from money saving to healthy eating.The NuWave Precision Induction Cooktop (PIC)...

9 Easy DIYs that Will Immediately Upgrade Your Living Room

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
There are numerous methods that can be utilized to add a stylish upgrade to a living room. However, the mere thought of a room makeover can send chills down our spines due to the level of work needed and the expenses involved. Luckily, I recently discovered that there are several...

The Common Food Myths That Aren't True

When it comes to eating well, we may hear about someone’s experience of something and then that it as gospel. Not to mention old wives tales about certain foods, or just what is commonly said about foods as we’re a child, and then it has stuck with us as we...

Starting Them Early: A Healthy Baby Is A Healthy Child

Parenting, Lifestyle
As a parent of a baby, your main concern is always going to be ensuring that your baby is healthy. Keep your baby healthy, and they will grow into a happy, healthy child. Make sure you know what to do to keep your baby healthy as early on as possible...

6 Strategies to Get Fussy Kids Eating Healthy Foods

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Children can be extremely fussy eaters, slyly taking out the vegetables from their plates and focusing on the fried stuff. It can be quite agonizing for parents to get their children interested in healthy foods. However, with a little creativity, you can make even the pickiest eaters enjoy nutritious meals....

What ‘A Cup Of Coffee’ Means

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
“I can’t remember the last time you invited me for a cup of coffee”, says Don Vito Corleone, in the multi-awarded mafia-themed classic The Godfather I, to a man who appears to be a total stranger, but asked of him a huge favor involving a crime. That line discreetly tells...

5 Features To Look for When Buying a Professional Chef’s Knife

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
Nothing beats preparing your own meals. Forget about fancy restaurants or gourmet food caravans. With just a couple of fresh ingredients and the right tools, you’ll be able to cook up a meal worthy of a king. We can’t give you any tips on how to prepare delish food, but...

Surprising After Thoughts You Might Have When You Decide To Have Another Baby

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Adding to your family might just be an easy decision to make for you. Perhaps you and your partner always knew the amount of children you would like to have, and with  careful planning, often things can work out the way you had hoped. But, there seems to be more...

Remember These Things When Buying A House

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
When you come to the time in your life when you buy a house, you need to consider a lot of things. Buying a house is a huge investment to make and it is a massive cost which you will carry with you for years of your life. Here are...