DIY 4th of July Home Décor and More

  The scent of backyard BBQs, American flags waving proudly, colorful sparklers and spectacular fireworks dazzling the night sky, 4th of July is an occasion to not only celebrate our preeminent national holiday, but also to kick off...

How Many Hours of Sleep Do We Need?

Simply put, good sleep equals good health. Theories about diet and exercise may vary, but when it comes to our overall well-being, researchers agree that good sleep habits are essential. Sleep affects everything from mental alertness to memory,...

Wedding Gift Ideas and Tips

Wedding season is back in full swing! In fact, this year is a boom time for nuptials, with 2.5 million US couples expected to wed in 2022. So the chances are that you’ve been invited to a wedding...

Top 4 Ideas to Celebrate Father's Day in 2019

You may not know it, but Father’s Day began in 1909 in Spokane, Washington. Inspired by a Mother’s Day sermon at church, Sonora Dodd wanted to dedicate a day to honor her father, a Civil War veteran, who,...

The Importance of Self-Care

Do you believe self-care is an extravagance? Not worth the trouble? Beware of this belief, because what it translates to is: “I’m not worth the trouble.” Self-care is often overlooked and neglected, perhaps because some perceive it to...

How To Use Books As Accessories

Are you a book lover, a bibliophile, a bookworm? Does your pulse quicken at the crack of a new spine or the smell of fresh pages? If you’ve got books in your home, don’t just settle for storing...

Top 10 Ideas for a Perfect Garden Party

Summer is here, and it’s the perfect time to start enjoying outdoor fun and entertaining alfresco. Garden parties are a delightful way to celebrate the beauty of nature but also to enjoy the company of family and friends...

How To Select An Interior Paint Color

If you’re looking for an inexpensive yet impactful way to completely change your living environment, just open up a can of paint! Whether you’re just focusing on a small room or are looking to switch up the style...

Mother’s Day Gifts She’s Sure To Love

“A mother’s arms are made of tenderness, and children sleep soundly in them.” ~ Victor Hugo As a small child, there’s no better feeling than snuggling in your mother’s arms. Reflecting back on those times calls forth feelings...