Killing Weeds the Natural Way With Items You Already Have

Kat Sweet August 4, 2020

It’s been raining at my house a lot lately. That’s certainly great for my garden, but it’s also well-liked by all the crabgrass and other weeds that are intent on taking over. It’s not just my garden beds that they’re popping up in, either. All those weeds are intent on …

Should You Try the Cult-Favorite Baby Foot Peel?

Kat Sweet July 30, 2020

Baby Foot and other similar chemical peel treatments are having a moment right now. And really, for good reason. Who wouldn’t want super smooth, soft feet? Especially if you find yourself wearing your fair share of open-toe shoes in the heat. On top of that, this freakishly effective skin exfoliating …

Simple Steps to Go Green in Your Cleaning Routine

Kat Sweet July 28, 2020

If you wish your cleaning routine was a little more green, I’ve got great news for you. It’s easier than you think to go green! There are plenty of reasons to adopt a greener cleaning routine: perhaps you’re hoping to reduce waste, or maybe you want to avoid chemical-filled products …

No More Wasted Greens: How to Keep Them Fresh Longer

Kat Sweet July 23, 2020

Nothing says summer to me quite like a light, fresh salad. And really, bagged greens are a grocery list staple all year round — and for good reason. They’ve got plenty more uses beyond salads. I mean, if there’s one thing I’ve learned from countless hours of watching Food Network, …

Read This if You’re Considering Peel and Stick Flooring

Kat Sweet July 21, 2020

If you’re looking to upgrade the flooring in your home without shelling out a bunch of cash, you’ve likely seen peel and stick flooring pop up as an easy and affordable option. But what is it, exactly? What is Peel and Stick Flooring? Essentially, peel and stick flooring is made …

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Desperate for Dramatic Lush Lashes? Here’s How
Kat Sweet July 14, 2020

Desperate for Dramatic Lush Lashes? Here’s How

If you’ve got short or barely-there eyelashes, you’re not alone. Me personally, I have the eyelashes of a small child. Actually, my kids probably have longer lashes than I do — which is so unfair. I don’t even want to talk about the gorgeously long lashes my husband was blessed …

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Easy Peasy Houseplants That Are Hard to Kill
Kat Sweet June 30, 2020

Easy Peasy Houseplants That Are Hard to Kill

House plants keep gaining popularity, and I’m here for it. I’ve always loved indoor plants. They really breathe life (literally!) into our spaces. And I don’t really know why, but they just seem so peaceful. They make any space feel more inviting. Unfortunately, not everyone has a green thumb. And …
Mosquito-Proof Your Yard This Summer With These Plants
Kat Sweet June 25, 2020

Mosquito-Proof Your Yard This Summer With These Plants

If you tend to spend a lot of time outdoors during warmer months, keeping those dreaded mosquitoes at bay is probably a top priority. Now, I’m not saying to skip the DEET-free insect repellent — go ahead and give yourself a spritz. However, there are plenty of plants that are …
Soothe Your Summer Sunburn Fast With These Tips
Kat Sweet June 23, 2020

Soothe Your Summer Sunburn Fast With These Tips

Summer is here, and you know what that means, right? It’s time to hit the beach or pool! Of course, soaking up all that extra sun means the risk of getting a pesky sunburn. A day later, and you’re looking like a lobster — and feeling the burn. The good …
The Best Summer Activities At Home
Mary Newsom June 18, 2020

The Best Summer Activities At Home

This summer isn’t going to be the typical summer we all are used to. With social distancing guidelines still in place, many amusement parks, restaurants, and children’s playgrounds simply won’t open – and don’t get me started on public pools. So how can you keep your kids entertained this summer, …
A Look Inside Donald and Melania Trump’s Home
Mary Newsom June 18, 2020

A Look Inside Donald and Melania Trump’s Home

No, we’re not talking about the White House – the current place the Trump’s are residing. We’re talking about the penthouse of Trump Tower in New York, where Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, have lived for several years with their son, Barron. The penthouse takes up a staggering 3 …

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Growing Your Own Herb Garden is So Easy
Mary Newsom June 18, 2020

Growing Your Own Herb Garden is So Easy

If you like cooking, or you’re learning how to cook, you know how great fresh herbs can be in a dish. But you also probably know how expensive they are. And honestly, who uses that whole big bunch of parsley or cilantro before it goes bad?! Not me! Growing your …
All Natural Pest Control Solutions
Mary Newsom June 18, 2020

All Natural Pest Control Solutions

I’m so not into toxic chemicals in the house, and pest control is some of the worst offenders. However, I’m also not into having ants crawling around my kitchen, spiders in my corners, or mice making their home in my pantry. Vinegar is an amazing natural remedy for so many …
Read This Before Choosing Marble Countertops
Kat Sweet June 18, 2020

Read This Before Choosing Marble Countertops

If you’re looking at remodeling your kitchen, I’m willing to bet that you’ve looked at marble countertops. This natural stone has a knack for instantly elevating a kitchen, giving the space a clean, contemporary feel. Plus, it’s become extremely popular in recent years. However, this stone isn’t always the most …
Quick and Easy Homemade Basil Pesto Pasta
Kat Sweet June 16, 2020

Quick and Easy Homemade Basil Pesto Pasta

I recently discovered how easy it is to propagate basil. And by “easy,” I mean that I stuck some cuttings into water. Yeah, that’s it. Within days, they had all sprouted roots. Y’all, I am shocked that it took me 35 years to figure this out. It’s so easy that …
Are Meal Delivery Services Really Worth It?
Kat Sweet June 9, 2020

Are Meal Delivery Services Really Worth It?

I’m willing to bet that your social media is flooded with ads for any number of meal delivery services. I know mine is! Whether it’s Home Chef, Blue Apron, Hello Fresh, or any other similar company, these weekly cook-at-home meal kits are skyrocketing in popularity. They do a great job …
Add an Unexpected Pop of Color to Refresh Your Space
Kat Sweet June 4, 2020

Add an Unexpected Pop of Color to Refresh Your Space

Paint can change just about anything, right? So, when you’re hoping to refresh your space on a budget, paint is usually a go-to. And sure, you could paint an accent wall — but that’s so last year. Instead, let’s do something a little unexpected. Here are some fresh new ways …