Google May Think Your Blog Comment is Spam?!

Today I have to admit is a little sad for me. Why? Today I read a very interesting article from Moms Make Money Blog. I found this blog through a Linky party and was actually shocked that Google could consider not only comments I leave on your blog, but comments YOU leave me on my…

Apps for Beating Crowds While Traveling

Good morning and Happy Monday or should I say Happy Money Monday to you! If where you live is anything like the weather here it has been hot and rainy for you too then! But none the less we all want a little summer vacation right! Today is Money Monday on the blog and if…

How To Save Money When Shopping For Meat

Hello and happy Monday! I hope you had a great July 4th weekend I know my family did {you can see some of our pics and my July 4th centerpieces here} Today is Monday so it’s time for ways to save money here on the blog. Saving money is something I am big on. I…

Get The Look You Want For Less for Your Home

If you have been following my blog for any time now you know I am a bargain shopper. Anywhere I can save some money I am all about it, but at the same time I want quality! One of the happiest days for this blogger was when Kirkland’s opened up in my home town several…

13 Ways to Save on Shoes

Shoes. The word alone gets me excited! I love.love.love. shoes and cannot get enough of them! Heck when my children moved out I changed one of my rooms into a shoe room – that’s how much I love shoes! {one day I will get this room done and show you lol} I stumbled across this…

Grocery Saving Secrets Your Mom Never Told You

Happy Monday to you and you know that means it’s Money Monday on the blog. If you are new to the blog each Monday I bring us a tip from a professional in their field on ways we can save money! Who doesn’t like to save money right?! Today Sarah Roe has a great article…

How to decorate a fireplace mantel

Years ago saying the hearth was the heart of the home was indeed true. One hundred years ago the fireplace was standard in most homes but was used for not only heating the home but for cooking as well. Today if you are lucky enough to have a fireplace in your home it is treasured more for its…

Chalk Paint Kitchen Cabinet WoW

One of the great things I like about blog parties is meeting new bloggers and getting to see some really great ideas! {here is where I party each day of the week} That is the reason I have WoW Wednesday here on my blog! So todays WoW Wednesday is from Amy on Wilker Do’s! April had found…

Make a Table From Found Objects

Repurposing items is a great way to not only go green, but it is also an inexpensive way to have something beautiful. I don’t know about you but I feel great when I can give new life to an old object. I am forever thinking outside the box. When I am looking for an item…

Student Loan Bubble?

Today is Money Monday on the blog and since my baby is graduating from High School in just a few short weeks! {Ok wait while I have yet ANOTHER meltdown moment!} Anyway besides both of my sons weddings {first one is this weekend!} coming up we have to get college funds figured out! This is…

The essential guide to paint

I have to admit I love to paint! I like how it makes such an instant impact to any space! All paints are made of four key ingredients: pigments, binders, liquids and additives. Usually the more pigment used to make the paint, the  better the quality it will be. A ratio of 30 to 45 % binder and pigments, by…