LIFE HACK: Think outside the litter box with scoopable cat litter

scoopable cat litter

This time last year, we were fostering a timid black cat named Salem. This was a win-win for our family as it gave us an opportunity to see if cat ownership was for us -- and our 100lb rescue dog, and it helped out a friend who needed to re-home her cat temporarily. In fact, prior to getting our rescue dog Havoc from the SPCA, we volunteered to pet sit a variety of dogs to give … [Read more...]

Cord-Free Cleaning with the Dyson V8 Absolute

Dyson V8 Absolute

I am no Suzy Homemaker. I come by it honestly, and anyone who knows me will attest to that! I have a happy, mostly healthy, and tremendously loving home, however when you knock at my door prepare for a frantic, singsong voice to greet you with "Just a minute!!" as I frantically scramble to clear off the counter tops and hide the unfolded laundry before you make it up the … [Read more...]

HOW TO: DIY Nail Decals

DIY Nail Decals

Do you ever lose yourself in YouTube videos or Instagram hyperlapses? I do! Especially when it comes to food or those amazing nail art painting hyperlapses. There is some serious talent on out there on the internet! The thing with these nail painting tutorials and hyperlapses is that they make these projects look so amazingly easy to do, until you actually try them! Nothing is … [Read more...]

Why I’m not looking forward to Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Ok, before we go any further... I have a confession to make. I have never watched the Gilmore Girls... Nope... Never, not a single episode! And not because I didn't want to, or wasn't interested, I just -- Well... I don't know! I have no good reason as to why I never watched it, especially given that it was totally a show I would have been interested in! Between graduating … [Read more...]

Holiday Hacks — How to host a seamless holiday dinner

How to host a dinner party

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. All thoughts and opinions are mine and no one else. Rest assured that I would never endorse or recommend anything I don't believe in. I love the holidays. Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter -- you name it, I'm a fan! And not just for the stat days off of work, but because for me -- the Holidays symbolize family coming together. Despite the … [Read more...]