Lifestyle & Function

Ten Little Tips to Save Big!

Saving money doesn’t have to come from a complete budget overhaul.  Take note of some of these simple tips and see how much you can skim off your household spending! Take your lunch to work one day a week more…

Money Saving DIY Cleaners

Did you know there’s a safer, greener, CHEAPER alternative to your household cleaning products hiding in your pantry? The first time a friend told me she made her own cleaning products, I politely applauded her efforts before I mentally concluded…

Easy Weeknight Suppers

We’re already back in school here in Georgia, and I’m sure many of you will be soon, too.  And with the return to busy weeknights comes the struggle to put a tasty filling supper on the table.  I find myself…

Designing for Both Sexes

Remember that show “Designing for the Sexes”? Every week, the host would talk to a couple who was stuck in a decorating dilemma. The woman wanted one thing; the man wanted another. By the end of the episode, he had…

Displaying Collections

Are you a collector?  Collections are a wonderful way to put your unique signature on your home’s decor.  But displaying your treasures can be tricky.  Scattering them about can dilute their impact, so the rule of thumb is to keep…

Summertime Ice Cream Treats

Great summers are filled with picnics, lazy days by the pool, and lots of ice cream. My three reasons why ice cream should be tops on everyone’s list as America’s go-to summertime favorite: 1.  It’s hassle-free, effortlessly easy to prepare. 2.  Flavors are literally…

Farmhouse Style: How to Get the Look

Farmhouse style is popular in home decor right now. Its simplicity and mix of textures and materials is appealing, even if you don’t live on a farm. Want to incorporate farmhouse style in your home? Here’s how to get the…