Author: Amy

Single, Frugal Moms

  Seen as you’re reading this, I’m sure I don’t have to tell you how hard it is to be a single mom! When you’re raising young kids without a partner, you have to do everything! Aside from all the work, cooking and cleaning, one of the biggest challenges of being a single mom is...

Here Comes The Sun: Getting Your Yard Ready For The Warmer Seasons

  It might not always feel like it, but winter is finally starting to make its way out in order to make room for the warmer months. Whether you enjoy the cold weather or not you have to admit that it’s about time that we all got to enjoy a bit of sunshine instead of...

Make Your Home Sparkle With These Spring Cleaning Tips

  Keeping a clean and tidy home is tough. Now is a good time to shake the cobwebs off and get it looking sparkling new again. Spring cleaning is a task we all have to endure, but here’s a few tips to make it easier. Before you know it you’ll have your house back in...

Camping With Teenage Kids… The Easy Way

    Camping with family is one of the greatest past times you can create. It’s a chance to bond with one another in a completely new environment, get to know each other a little better, laugh with each other and enjoy the great outdoors. Saying that camping with teenage children is a whole other...

Building The Nest: How To Find The Perfect Family Home

  For a long time when you’re a little younger, there’s something nice about moving around from place to place. There’s a certain excitement that comes with getting to make a fresh start every six months or so. But as you get a little bit older you really do start to feel that need to...

Taming Mother Nature: Renovating Your Garden

    When somebody talks about a renovation project, they’re usually referring to the interior of their house. Of course, the inside of our home is a warm, relaxing and cozy retreat from the outside world, so it makes sense that we’d want to sculpt this area into our ideal image and create a welcoming,...

How to Properly Equip Your Medicine Cabinet

  Our medical cabinets are probably either empty or full of useless junk that we haven’t used before or are so old that they have probably expired. Getting the right help and the right time is incredibly important, and you never want to be caught short without painkillers during a stressful day with the children...

Bringing the Outdoors In: How to Make Your Home Greener

  There are so many benefits of breathing some new life into our homes. Creating an uplifting home environment is essential for anyone with a family, or a stressful work life. Some of the best ways to create a peaceful and relaxing environment involve utilizing the outdoors. Bringing natural and raw materials into the home...

Help For Hoarders!

  We all want to have a tidy and attractive home, but often there’s one big thing getting in the way of this: all the stuff we own! Most people in the developed world own all kinds of things which they really don’t want or need, and tendencies to hoard can get in the way...

Make Mealtimes More Fun For Your Family

  When you’ve got kids, it can be hard to know what to make for their meals day in and day out. If you’ve got a fussy eater, then it can make it even more tricky. But being able to provide them with a healthy, well-balanced, and nutritious meal is one of our roles as...

Awesome Gift Ideas For Super Cool Husbands

  Having a super cool husband is pretty awesome in almost every respect but one: they are impossible to buy gifts for. You can spend full days – maybe even weeks – thinking of the perfect gift, but ultimately, as soon as you see Mr. Latest Trends open it, you are watching for the slightest...

Clicks And Cake: Amazing Gifts For Gamers

  Birthdays! They can be amazing – but so, so hard to plan for. Think of a dad who knows nothing about Disney princesses, whose daughter wants the best Frozen style party!   Poor dad! We just want to give our kids the best birthday possible, but their interests and hobbies can leave us out....