Clever Ways to Organize Your Living Space

The following is a guest post by Victoria Lim. Since our living spaces are the intersection of different purposes and everyday life activities, it is no wonder that in time they become an area where we function in spite of the accumulated clutter, mess, even…

When to DIY a Home Remodel Project and When to Hire a Pro

Are you planning the next big home improvement project or remodel in your home? Are you on a tight budget and looking for a few ways to save money on your project? Do-it-yourself home remodeling is a sure way to save on the cost of…

The Best Hacks For a DIY Garden

I love the garden. The only thing I love more than the garden is cool stuff for the garden. The garden is a work of art and building and maintaining the living organisms inside takes patience, a little zen, and some elbow grease. I have…

Solar Panels

Solar Panels – Yes Please

Having recently purchased a few solar panels. I was very happy to have Mary reach out to me for a guest post. I love a great DIY project and installing solar panels is the way to go. Not only does it improve home value, but…

Greenhouses – They Rock

This is a guest post from my friend Sophie! The effortless cool of greenhouses A lovely, kept garden can go a long way. Perhaps you’re feeling down, and could use some quiet time. Writer’s block? Sit back in your garden and just wait for 5…

Protecting Your Home – Tips and Tricks

(This is a guest post) Protecting your home is very very very very important. Can I stress this a little more? Going on a long vacation shouldn’t just be about preparing the things you’ll bring with you when you leave. For added peace of mind…

Live Streaming Video for a DIY Project vs. Video Creation

Everyone makes DIY videos these days. Most of these videos are really fun and have a lot of great information. I am toying with the idea of making some videos for my readers, but love the idea of live streaming the process and answering questions…

5 Tips to Renovate Your Garden in 48 Hours

Now that the hint of spring is in the air, now that the birds are singing longer and louder, the sun is taking its time to set, and the leaves are starting to look green again, perhaps it is time to get out in your…

How to Repair Sun Damaged Skin

You may or may not be aware, but the winter time is one of the easiest times to get sunburn!  With the highly reflective snow on the ground, sunlight bounces off and reflects right onto your vulnerable face.  Given that, it’s important to take care…

Preparing Your Family for Winter

Put your hoverboards for sale away! As the days grow shorter and the temperatures drift downward, we need to prepare our homes for the winter – it’s just a few weeks away! Here are a few areas to get started in now so you’ll be…