I Just Need a New Driveway


Our total house remodel project is once again going outdoors this Spring to our driveway. When we moved into our home several years ago, we had a gravel driveway that was sparsely covered. We invested in a truckload of gravel and hand-spread it out over the course of several days with wheel barrow, shovels, and […]

Control Spring Weeds with TruGreen for a Healthy Summer Lawn


What beautiful weather we have had these past few days. Today, we spent the entire day outside. My kids enjoyed playing baseball, soccer, on the playground, and exploring. We also pulled out the patio furniture, picked up sticks, and built a bonfire! We just love spending time in our yard, especially in the Spring after […]

Get Your Lawn Spring Ready and Enter to Win $10,000 Backyard Makeover


After the harsh Winter, we are all looking for signs of Spring, signs of hope. Vital green of lawn and blooming flowers does the soul so much good. I’m not alone 69% of Americans reported that “seeing a green lawn in springtime makes me feel hopeful.” TV host Jason Cameron has created webisodes like the […]

Cleveland Home and Remodel Show Review

Cleveland Home and Remodeling expo

Last weekend, I attended the Cleveland home and remodel expo. It was awesome. There were vendors form every company you could think of all showing off their latest products. There was family fun and I got to meet the beautiful, talented Nicole Curtis. I received tickets to facilitate this post. Cleveland Home and Remodel Show […]

Mark Your Calendar for the Cleveland Home + Remodeling Expo

Cleveland Home and Remodeling expo

Did you recently buy a home or do you need ways to freshen up your current home? Well, I recently purchased a home here in Medina and it’s dated….as in circa 1980′s, not too old but not my dream home either. EVERY wall is covered in ugly wall paper but, it has amazing bones so […]

DIY Ceilings with Armstrong Residential Ceilings – Enter Style Is Looking Up Giveaway


We have had a long and productive journey during our total house remodel with just a few rooms left to remodel. I am so thankful that we had my father-in-law to help with so many of the projects that took more than just DIY handy skills. I’m also proud of the DIY projects we did […]

How to Wax Your Tub and Surround


Keeping your tub clean and new looking is easier with one easy step – waxing. In this post, you will learn how to wax your tub and surround. It is a 15 minute task done once a year that will save you hours of cleaning while keeping your tub looking newer for longer. How to […]

Accidents Happen STAINMASTER PetProtect will #UnShameYourPet


Have you walked into a home where pets rule? You know the kind where it smells like pets and stains are all over the carpet? When your kids play on the carpet, they look like they grew a layer of hair on their clothes. It is disgusting and shameful. For many of us, our pets […]

Update Your Home with an Area Rug from Medallion Rug Gallery


An area rug can add warmth, comfort, and style to any room in your home. Area rugs can compliment your existing decor or totally transform your home’s decor in seconds. For an open floor plan, a quality area rug creates boundaries without walls, increasing the livability and flow. It is an investment for your home […]

EXCLUSIVE PLUM is the Sherwin Williams Color of the Year 2014


I love new paint on the wall!!  Always refreshing, and always clean, it can’t be beat as a super fast way to change a room!  I love to see the most recent style pallets for home decor, for fashion, for interior designers – all for my personal inspiration!  It’s an exciting opportunity to let my […]

No More Sleeping Issues with the NovosBed Memory Foam Mattress!


The worse advice I was ever given was that the kind of mattress you get for your child doesn’t matter, get the cheapest. This is far from the truth, I learned the hard way. Children need proper support and cushion for their developing bodies – we all need support for a good night’s sleep. When […]

Update Your Child’s Bedroom with Company Kids Bedding

The Company Store Bedding for Kids

Fall is the perfect time to update your child’s bedroom decor. With the transitioning into new grades, kids may feel the desire to have a more mature look. You can update your kids bedroom decor while still giving them fun colors and style. My son, Elijah is almost 9 years old. He has outgrown the […]

Decorative and Practical Decor for Kids Rooms


As kids grow up, their decor can become outdated and ‘babyish’ quickly. I’m experiencing this with my almost-7 year old daughter. She no longer likes Dora, so we are giving her Dora toys and decor to her cousin. My daughter also is getting more into entertaining and spending more time in her room. I’ve found […]

Updated Foyer with Kohl’s Decor


We remodeled our foyer last year but haven’t really decorated it to make it feel like “home” until now. Below is a picture of our remodeled foyer with our beloved Arnold who past away last Spring. We went shopping last week to update this room with new decor.  Our first stop was Kohl’s because they […]

Who Left the Lights On? Not Us!


I wanted to give you an update on the occupancy sensor switches we installed last month in two rooms of our home. I’ve never had an occupancy sensor switch in my home, so I didn’t know what to expect. All I can say is that now, I want them in every room! We save electricity, […]