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    4 Best Lighting Options For A Relaxing Bedroom

    Bedrooms are primarily seen as sleeping quarters, but that doesn’t mean they should feel dark or cramped all the time. Whether you’re getting dressed in the morning or reading before bedtime, choosing the best lighting options for your bedroom may seem like an arduous task. Here are some great ideas to get you started: 1. Try Recessed Lighting Though not great for reading or specific tasks, recessed lighting is an optimal option for general lighting. You can even choose to install a dimmer switch to help you select the strength of the lighting based on the task at hand. You can call a professional electrician to install your switch or…

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    Good Ideas For A Family Adventure

    Do you feel it’s time to enjoy some adventure with your family? Because there aren’t any rules involved, and ultimately, you are only limited by your imagination. And who knows? A family adventure could just be what everyone needs to re-connect. In this article, some good ideas for a family adventure will be shared and discussed. Afterward, you can either use these ideas like they are, or you can make them even more fun and exciting. It’s all up to you and how much fun you are willing to have. Go Hiking Or Camping Many people like to associate hiking or camping with adventure. Because, few things in life can…

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    Cleaning A Fabric Couch

    Couches can offer comfiness when relaxing. This comfort can, however, be cut short by dirt. This accumulates over time. Spills, crumbs, hair and other dirty materials may build up as time goes by. It is important for you to clean your couch regularly. The following tips can help in cleaning a fabric couch: 1. Be Quick On Stains The best way to clean a couch is to remove stains immediately they appear. As soon as one spills something on a couch, cleaning should occur. Waiting even for minutes may lead to a spill getting absorbed into the fabric. This makes it harder to remove. 2. Use A Dry Brush Loose…

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    Great Ideas for House Renovations on a Budget

    Are you hoping to breathe new life into your home by way of renovations without breaking the bank? Check out these great ideas. 1. Update Your Closet Doors Tired of ugly bi-fold closet doors? Grab some hollow door cores and add some wooden panels to make a base. Paint these any color you wish (you may need to use two coats, depending on your paint choice) and place some beautiful hinges and door pulls to finish off your new closet doors. Not only will these brighten up your room, but you will also be able to access your closet space in an easier manner. For extra visual appeal, paint your…

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    Remove Waste From Your Home Quickly

    It’s important that you remove waste from your home as soon as it starts building up. Even then, it’s good to have a handle on the waste you generate so it doesn’t build up at all. But, if you have a lot of waste in your home to deal with, this guide can help. One thing you need to do if you have a lot of waste to deal with is getting a rental dumpster. You can have a rental dumpster company bring a trash dumpster out to you to use to get rid of anything you no longer need. Make sure you get the right size of the dumpster…

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    Why Hire A Reputable And Experienced Swimming Pool Contractor

    From doing minor renovations to investing in outdoor fixtures, homeowners have several options to choose from when thinking of increasing the value of their properties. Building a swimming pool is also another way of adding value to your home and an excellent choice if you live in a place where the conditions are warm or hot. You should consider the services of a pool contractor when you want to make such an investment. Why Hire Reputable Swimming Pool Contractors? Right off the bat, the contractor is your best bet if you want to get a swimming pool that not only looks great but will serve you for years to come. The reasons…

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    Our Favourite Sites For Awesome WAHMs!

    There are a ton of really neat sites and communities out there, geared toward those that work the hardest — the kick butt work at home moms! Today I wanted to share a list of just a few which might be helpful to you fine ladies! Take care. WAHM.com is an informative online magazine for work at home mamas. The site is full of great articles about getting started as a WAHM, business opportunity listings and an active forum for chatting with others. Tons of advice and resources, especially for those new to the WAHM lifestyle. 5 Minutes For Mom isn’t necessarily WAHM specific, but it filled to the bring…

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    Giveaway Heads Up: From So Fawned & UPrinting

    Hello everyone! Happy Tuesday! Today I just wanted to point you all toward a little giveaway going on over at my personal blog, So Fawned. The kind folks at UPrinting are giving away 100 postcards to one lucky winner — perfect for promoting your mama run business! Click here to visit the post and enter — contest ends tonight at midnight!   

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    Nicole Balch’s Lovely Home Office Renos

    It’s time! A while back, you may remember me chatting about the office renovations of one Ms. Nicole Balch of Making It Lovely. Well, her gorgeous space has gone through a whirlwind of transformations, and it’s fabulous — as we knew it would be! Take a look & be sure to visit her blog for more inspiration! A deck can add value to your house and make it more welcoming. If you think about adding one to your home, you should do your best to hire a reliable deck builder to help you. Our deck at home was built by our trusted deck builder company. When you experience water damage in your…

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    Featured Mom: Silly Mama Quilts

    Good morning to all you lovely Mom Made That! readers! Today I’m really excited to bring you a little interview with the incredibly talented Brooke of Silly Mama Quilts. It’s not hard to fall in love with her eye-catching designs and attention to detail. Be sure to browse through her Etsy shop (and blog!) to take a look at her colourful pieces. I’d certainly be thrilled to cozy up with one of her beautiful quilts! 01. Tell us a little about yourself! I am a Mom to three kids at home – 11, 9, 7 and a 24 year old daugther who is married and just graduated with her Masters…