#SoMe2~ Social Media Linky Party ~ Google+

#SoMe2~ Social Media Linky Party ~ Google+

Welcome to #SoMe2 #68 A Social Media Linky Party and today we are sharing our Google+ pages and posts. This is a great platform that is worth a little time and effort. Not only is G+ a way to share your posts and updates but sharing helps your SEO If you are not on G+Continue Reading

How to Hard Wire a Light Fixture!

How to Hard Wire a Light Fixture!

Have you ever found a lamp that you absolutely had to have but it would not work because you needed it to be a hard wire light so you can turn it on with a light switch?  Well this is what I experienced so I wanted to share with you How to Hard Wire aContinue Reading

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts!

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts!

Who doesn’t love a Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts?  My boys gobble these down when ever they are present.  Than again they goggle anything down that has bacon involved.  What is it about bacon that people can’t resist.   The challenge about having family favorites is they always ask for you to make the same oldContinue Reading

#SoMe2~Social Linky Party with Pinterest!

#SoMe2~Social Linky Party with Pinterest!

Come join our Social Media Link Party!!!   Join the Social Linky Party #SoMe2 #67!   SOcial MEdia is all about ENGAGEMENT, and as bloggers, we need to do more than find new followers – we need to increase their engagement with us! Here at #SoMe2, we wanted to find a fun way to doContinue Reading

Thrift Store Lamp Makeover!

Thrift Store Lamp Makeover!

Last week I finally did the BIG reveal on my Guest Bedroom Makeover.  So now I am ready to start showing some of the ways that I saved money by taking thrift store finds and turning them into my very own treasures.  Today I am sharing my thrift store lamp makeover.       ThisContinue Reading

Levolor “Custom Size Now” Blind and my Next House Project!

Levolor “Custom Size Now” Blind and my Next House Project!

Last week I shared that I went shopping for a Levolor “Custom Size Now” Blind and today I am going to share how easy it was to install them and the space that is next on my house projects list.     My home is full of custom blinds from Levolor and I am thrilled withContinue Reading

Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs!

Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs!

Winter is appetizer season, between Holiday gatherings and football games an appetizer is simple and easy to take wherever you go.  You know that I am happy when your pair simple and tasty together and then throw crock pot on top and I am in!  These Honey Garlic Crockpot Meatballs have all 3 of thoseContinue Reading

#SoMe2~ Twitter Social Link Party!

#SoMe2~ Twitter Social Link Party!

Come join our Social Media Link Party, a Social Link Party!!! Welcome to #SoMe2 – Week #66 This week we are growing and engaging with Twitter! On Twitter, the more we favorite and retweet each other’s tweets, the more engaged we become and that makes the SOcial MEdia “algorithms” happy! So link up, and start retweeting!!Continue Reading

Be My Guest~ A Guest Bedroom Makeover!

Be My Guest~ A Guest Bedroom Makeover!

I have a small confession to make – It took me 9 months to complete my Guest Bedroom Makeover.  Ouch, that is like having a baby and the way I milked this project it sure was a long labor.  It is done, completely done, now I can officially move on to the next house project.Continue Reading

Sausage Bites- A Simple and Tasty Appetizer!

Sausage Bites- A Simple and Tasty Appetizer!

Are you gearing up for the Ohio State Football Game or the Super bowl or you just are needing a simple and easy appetizer?  I will be sharing a few on my favorites this month starting with these tasty Sausage Bites.  This is a favorite recipe of my nephew.  I made it a few yearsContinue Reading

Shopping for “Levolor Custom Size Now Blinds”!

Shopping for “Levolor Custom Size Now Blinds”!

I am working on my next house project and started by shopping for a new blind. I have an outdated and broken roller shade in my attic stairway.  I have discovered the Levolor “Custom Size Now” Blinds.  My house it full of custom Levolor blinds so trying out the Custom Size Now was a greatContinue Reading

#SoMe2 – Social Party with Instagram!

#SoMe2 – Social Party with Instagram!

Happy 2015!! Welcome back to #SoMe2!    Here at #SoMe2, we wanted to find a fun way to ENGAGE our SOcial MEdia channels that that wouldn’t take up a lot of your valuable time. So we’re changing the party a little and making it easier to link up and take part!Each week we will beContinue Reading

Get Organized with Ryobi Nation and a Giveaway!

Get Organized with Ryobi Nation and a Giveaway!

I am SUPER excited to team up with Ryobi Nation for this “Get Organized” Campaign.  For those of you who have followed my blog or any of my social media channels know that I am in love with “Ryobi.”  Ryobi has “powered me up” with great tools that have helped me make my house projectsContinue Reading

2015 Free Printable Blog Planner!

2015 Free Printable Blog Planner!

I am so glad to be sharing my updated Blog Planner.  Over the course of the year, I gradually update and make changes to my blog planner, according to things I like or don’t like about my current one.  This is the main reason why I created my own.  I did not want to wasteContinue Reading

Top Blog Posts from 2014!

Top Blog Posts from 2014!

Happy New Year!     It is so hard to believe that another year has come and gone.   This year I decided to give you a quick rundown of my top blog posts from 2014.  If you have been following along all year, this will be a nice reminder of the fun we haveContinue Reading

How to Organize Christmas Decor!

How to Organize Christmas Decor!

You don’t have to spend a lot of money on fancy containers to store your Christmas decorations.  You can purchase basic storage containers and get creative with your storage techniques.  The most important part is the grouping and organizing, that way it makes it so much easier for the following year.   I love organizingContinue Reading

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