6 Creative Uses for Paper Towels

Paper towels are a must-have in the kitchen for cleaning up spills, but did you know they come in handy for a few other things as well? Here are six creative uses for paper towels that can help you get through a day, and even save you a few bucks. 1. Keep greens and herbs fresh. Lettuce, herbs, chard and other greens tend to wilt in the fridge. Add a moist paper towel to the bag you keep them in Read more ...

10 Simple Ways to Be Happier

We all want to be happy. But sometimes, our lives get the best of us and we can’t help but feel down or stressed. Kick that bad mood instantly with 10 simple ways to be happier every day. 1. Smile. It’s really that simple. Showing our smiles to others not only makes us feel better but helps create positive thoughts to ensure a better day. And you never know, you may make someone else’s Read more ...

10 Life Hacks Every Mom Should Know

Being a mom is a tough job, and with four kids, I was always in search of ways to streamline my schedule and make life run a little more smoothly. Now that my kids are older and almost on their own, I miss the chaos, to be honest. But I’m so thankful for the tips, tricks and hacks I learned along the way that helped keep me sane while I had four little munchkins under foot. Here are my favorite Read more ...

12 Clever Ways to Add More Time to Your Day

You know what they say—time is money. So, finding extra time in your day is kind of like finding extra dollars in your pocket. Save time on life’s mundane tasks with these 12 clever ways to add more time to your day to do the things that matter. Do it now. Replying to a quick email or filing a piece of paper—if a task can be done in a couple of minutes or less, make it a rule to always Read more ...

Top 10 TV Moms of All Time: See Who Made #1

Since we're celebrating moms the entire month of May, we figured we should include some of the moms that you see just about every day on TV. But with so many options to choose from, it was difficult to narrow it down. Read on to see who made our list of the top 10 TV moms of all time. 10. Marge Simpson - The Simpsons Marge Simpson is a devoted mother who always makes time for her kids. Give Read more ...

This Sponge Is the Only Cleaning Weapon You’ll Ever Need

A sponge changed my life. Many years ago, a friend introduced the Mr. Clean Magic Eraser sponge as a solution for removing the black marks from my walls. It worked as promised and left me wondering what other cleaning conundrums I could tackle. Here are the best ways I’ve discovered to use this magical sponge. As with any product (even one so magical), please test on a small area first. Removing Read more ...

8 Tricks to Organize Your Makeup Vanity

This week is all about the home! So we're incorporating beauty and home care with some makeup vanity organization. In search of beautiful and organized ideas, we turned to Pinterest--our favorite spot for inspiration. (You’re following us, aren't you?) After combing through thousands of images, here are the eight best tricks to organize your makeup vanity. 1. Trays: When it comes to corralling Read more ...

The 7 Best Ways to Relax in 5 Minutes Or Less

Has your over-scheduled, go-go-go lifestyle left you feeling a little (or a lot) stressed? You’re not alone! To relax in a flash, try one of these time-tested tension tamers. From aromatherapy to easy breathing techniques, most of these remedies can be executed anywhere, with little to no special equipment required. Read on to see which of these seven best ways to relax in five minutes or less Read more ...