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Does anyone actually like doing laundry? Lugging baskets of dirty clothing around is no fun, and all that sorting and folding seems never ending. After all, unless you complete this chore au naturel, you can never really be done with laundry — there's always something in the bottom of your hamper waiting for you. If you're [...]
Summer is just around the corner, and that means just one thing: It’s almost pool season! Is there anything more fun for kids than running, leaping and cannonballing into that shimmering oasis? It's the only way to stay cool as summer heats up, and an afternoon spent poolside is where some of childhood's best memories [...]
If you've caught yourself looking around your home and thinking that things are a bit dated or maybe just a little blah, now's the perfect time to roll up your sleeves and take on a DIY makeover. But if you don't have the time, energy or funds to put into a complete overhaul of your [...]
box-subscriptions
Household subscription boxes are all the rage these days. For between about $10 and $30 a month (and up), you can sign up for a themed box (think beauty, sweet treats, crafty kid stuff, coffee, tea, wine, and yes, even something for the dog) that’s delivered right to your door. Part of the fun? While [...]
One of the joys of gardening is growing a bountiful crop of fruits and vegetables to bring to the table for sharing with family and friends. Growing a bountiful garden can be hard work, though, as most of the popular garden vegetables need to be replanted from seed each year. Enter the perennial. These plants [...]
Kid Stares out Window on Rainy Day
It's raining, it's pouring...but it doesn't have to be really boring! No parent wants to hear their child complaining because they can't go out and play. Take a big sip of coffee and breathe. With a little inspiration, you can keep your sanity and keep them entertained without resorting to the numbing hum of video games. [...]
A kitchen renovation is a big deal! After all, there are so many decisions to make, from the layout and cabinetry style to the appliances and paint colors. Once you've finally gotten around to remodeling your kitchen and everything is installed, it's time to make one last decorating choice: the backsplash. It's tempting to simply choose a [...]

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