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Happy Mother’s Day!

Hey everyone! Just wanted to give a shout out to all the moms out there! We know you work hard and you have the hardest job on the planet! Thank you to our own moms, whether biological or not, who have mothered us along the way, and even still continue to do so at times. We love you and appreciate you. We hope all the moms out ... see more >>

The Importance of Researching Insurance Costs

When Kyle and I bought our first home, we wanted to make sure we got the best insurance possible, and at a price that made sense. You don't always want to go with the lowest cost, and you definitely don't want to go without certain coverage. So we did a lot of research and we went with the best coverage that fit our needs, and at a good ... see more >>

Rugs and Carpet Cleaning

This is a guest post by linkvehicle. I have many handmade rugs that I was always afraid to clean. My rugs are one-of-a-kind antiques, and I was scared that careless cleaners would inadvertently destroy my priceless heirlooms. Despite my fears, last month I finally decided to have my rugs cleaned. Even though I prize my rugs above almost ... see more >>

DIY Counter-Height Kitchen Island Table

Beach Bungalow Time Ever since we moved into the beach bungalow, we have not had a dining table. There wasn't really a good place to put our four-seater dining set, and we never really needed 4 seats anyway because we never have people over for "formal dining". So we sold it. On craigslist of course, because craigslist is awesome. Anyway, ... see more >>

Cool Artwork and Signed Posters For Sale

Check out my sister's ebay. She has some awesome stuff up right now which will go fast. Star Trek photo signed by the cast. Other Star Trek posters, cute Paris art prints, and the Simpsons. Check them out now :) She needs financial support right now and prayer for her current pregnancy (for her baby to be a miracle/healthy). Thanks ... see more >>

Hip and Modern Home Decor

I have a really cool site to tell you about. It's They have home decor flash sales of lots of really cool random stuff that you can decorate your house with. It's mostly modern items that are unique with a huge sense of style. You do need to create an account to see prices and buy the things you want. But without an ... see more >>

Got Metal?

Today I got a comment asking what kind of roofing is the best for greener living, and told them that my own personal opinion is that metal roofing is the best because you won't have to replace it like you would with any other type of roofing. And now I'm going to share with you about a company that sells metal supplies, some of which ... see more >>

Our Northern California Vacation Part One

Hey everyone, we're finally back! I hope you enjoyed our guest posters. I loved what they had to contribute! Anyway, I decided to do a slide show through video of our trip. This is the first half of our trip. Destinations include: Double T Acres Museum in Stevinson, CA, Jackson State Forest, Eureka, Redwood National and State ... see more >>

Awesome Blogs We Love in September

Hey everyone, it's that time of the month again! And no, I'm not talking about Aunt Flow. (TMI?) It's time to announce our sponsor swappers. These lovely people are swapping blog buttons with us this month, so check them out! And if you're interested in joining us for October, contact us.   Christina from The Fantastic Voyage         Ashley ... see more >>

Saturday Recipes

I love food. And one of the ways to make a house a home is to eat yummy food in it! For lunch today, I made a fried egg sandwich sprinkled with salt and pepper, with a smear of cream cheese and some yummy artichoke hearts. Along with that, I made a blueberry smoothie to get my antioxidants. Included vanilla yogurt, milk, frozen blueberries, ... see more >>