It seems that even people who don’t have children in their homes use this time of year to get back on track or start new routines! One of those items is reducing the number of meals eaten out. Whether you are packing a school lunch or one for the office there are a few items… Continue reading Packing a Safe Lunch
When the new school year begins in the next few weeks, there is bound to be lots of excitement, but also some nerves for both students and their parents. Whether children and young people are returning to the same school, setting foot in a new one or moving to a new grade level, a few… Continue reading Beginning of School Jitters
Oklahoma along with several other state’s will be hosting a Tax Free Weekend August 4th – August 6th for clothes and shoes under $100. Many states offer this type of weekend to assist families with expenses of Back-to-School items. There are a few things to remember as you make your way to the stores this… Continue reading Tax Free Weekend
It all looked looked like a picture from HGTV in May, but now your patio and lawn furniture have lost their sparkle and shine from early spring! Don’t worry – here are some easy tricks to get them back to picture perfect as we finish out the summer. Since we live in a hot, humid… Continue reading Cleaning your Outdoor Furniture
Your answer may surprise you since it is something you use everyday, but only see if something goes horribly wrong! It is a septic system. Many people who live within City limits are connected to the cities waste management system, however it is surprising how many homeowners in Oklahoma have a septic systems. In fact,… Continue reading What is the most expensive appliance in your home?
If your family is like most, kids and husbands can keep you guessing on how to take care of their clothing and the messes they get into! Clothing is an expensive investment so a little extra care in the laundry room can make a big difference in keeping clothes school or work ready. The Cleaning… Continue reading Simple Laundry Tips
What a weekend! Many people were able to enjoy the holiday weekend, see some great fireworks along with some great lightening shows. At our house we received a lot of rain, which helped us notice there was no water coming down our gutter downspouts! Although we cleaned our guttering in early spring, it was definitely… Continue reading And the Rains Came Down – Or did they?