Three of the best Android readers


Technology has transformed the way we live. From communication to entertainment and far beyond, there is a wealth of technological options to satisfy our every need. For the most part these advances are interpreted as positive but there are some people who feel nostalgic for the simple yet tactile things like the smell of an […]

On the Road again: A firsthand trip with Kerouac


“On the Road” is one of the rare books that has stood the test the time. It hits on the human desire to explore and to be a part of something bigger in this life; values that are even more prevalent today. With the rise of technology, it’s easy to see the Great Wall of China […]

4 Easy ways to turn that new space into YOUR space


Maybe you’ve just moved into your very first post-college apartment. Maybe you’re starting over after a few less than ideal living experiences or relationships. Whatever the reason, you find yourself staring at a new living space and thinking “Mine! ALL MINE! I can do whatever I want with this space! ….wait. What do I want […]

5 Safety Tips to Share With Your Kids – Guest Post


No one wants to think their child could be the victim of a crime. Unfortunately, criminals are prone to targeting vulnerable people and your child may fall into this group. Just recently, a 16 year-old boy was robbed at gunpoint in Huntsville, AL. Thankfully, the boy wasn’t hurt, but it was likely a traumatic experience […]

When Are Kids The Most Expensive? The Answer May Surprise You – Guest Post


My husband and I are putting together the family budget for 2014. For the first time this year, we’ll have both of our kids in public school — our littlest one will start all-day kindergarten this fall. Although some people don’t like the idea of kindergarten lasting all day–instead of the “half-day” kindergarten we all […]

This Holiday Season, Give the Gift of Life Via Egg Donation – Guest Post


My friends know me as a fun-loving mother of two, caring for my rowdy little boys as they navigate the big world of preschool and playdates and learn what it means to be a part of my busy, chatty Atlanta family — we’ve got five aunts and uncles and nine different cousins within a 15-mile […]

#BloggersGiveBack Instagram #Giveaway – Win $200 cash!

Instagram #BloggersGiveBack $200 Giveaway

Do you have an Instagram account? I’ve teamed up with an amazing group of bloggers to bring you a super easy-to-enter #BloggersGiveBack Instagram Giveaway! You could win $200 cash, just in time for the holidays! Here’s how to enter: Instagram Giveaway Instructions There are 4 steps to win You must follow each of the Instagram accounts listed […]

From Flooring to Fixtures: 5 Tips for Your Home Remodel


My husband is a general contractor so I often hear first hand how hesitant his clients can be when they are thinking about doing any kind of home renovation. A home remodel can be a truly daunting and often stressful task! From deciding what color to paint your walls, to what type of flooring is […]

How to Protect Your Home From Termites

dead termites by Editor B on Flickr

No matter where you live, from New York to St. George’s Utah, part of living in a house means you have to worry about termites. For those of us who own our own homes, this is an important part of our upkeep that is absolutely necessary. Learning what to look for and how to protect […]

The elegance and beauty of Tacori engagement rings

Engagement Ring by Tela Chhe, flicr cc

#compensated conversation You have finally found that certain someone who makes you feel amazing. So amazing that you can’t contain how excited you are about the possibility of spending the rest of your lives together. Of course, now you’ll want the world to know how you feel, which means finding the perfect engagement rings to […]

How to help your teen prepare for driving lessons – 5 Tips


If your teen is about to embark upon life on the road, you’ll probably be feeling a mixture of emotions. Whilst learning to drive is a great way to gain confidence and open up opportunities, it can also be a pretty terrifying idea for a parent. Here, we share a few tips for helping your […]

Functionality And Style Of Window Coverings : Guest Post


You just finished installing a new floor. It’s time to think about new blinds for the house. Maybe it’s the kitchen that needs a small makeover. Maybe the bathroom shades need to be replaced. Perhaps the décor of the living room has changed and you need new blinds to match.  There’s so much out there […]