Lovin’ These Links – Monday’s Facebook Recap

Hey everyone.  After a very soggy weekend, it’s finally a bright, sunny day here in Missouri.  You’d think I’d be outside enjoying the sunshine but no, I’m doing an overhaul of my master bedroom closet instead.  My baby hit two months last week so it’s time for me to pack up all the maternity clothes and pull out my running gear.  I can’t say I’m...
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Easy Tip for Managing Kid Collections

My daughter Emily loves rocks, shells, crystals and all things geological. So much so in fact that I’ve had to make it a habit to check her jean pockets on laundry day because they’re often stuffed with her latest jagged find. As much as I love her passion for earth science, I hate tripping over her scattered assortment of stuff that ends up all over our house.  I needed a way for...
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Tissue Paper Pom-Poms: A Cheap and Easy Way to Jazz Up Your Daughter’s Decor

Hey everyone!  Sorry I’ve been kind of MIA this month.  October is my favorite month of the year and I’ve been so busy planning parties and picking pumpkins with my kids I haven’t had much time for posting.  I’ll try to get a few up this week to make it up to you. Earlier this year, when my daughter’s forfeited their old bunk beds for a new big bed I decided it...
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Simple Tip for Tighter Sheets

When I was pregnant with my fourth baby last year, I finally decided to fork out a hunk of cash to get a memory-foam topper for my mattress.  It saved me from third trimester tossing and turning but it brought with it one incredibly annoying problem – my sheets wouldn’t stay put. I have a fairly thick mattress to begin with, so adding an additional four inches of foam made it...
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Easy Foil Fix for Goopy Toothbrush Drawers

One day the world will do me a favor and someone will develop a truly kid-friendly toothpaste.  I imagine it will be something similar to the Electrasol dishwashing tabs under my kitchen sink – compact, individually portioned, and virtually mess-proof. Until that happy day arrives, I’m afraid I’m stuck with the status quo…sticky tubes of crusty toothpaste and scary kid...
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