Staying organized when your child’s in school is full of challenges, but organizing your child’s lunchbox shouldn’t be one of them. Just follow these easy steps to pack healthy lunches your kids will love. Step One: Set Out Lunchboxes First, set out your kid’s lunchboxes in front of your preparation area. This will give you a visual for how much food...

Autumn is here, which means fallen leaves, pumpkins, spiced cider and beautiful rich fall colors. All of these are perfect for decorating your home for the next few months. Many people love to switch up the look of their home every couple of months as the seasons change. It makes for a welcoming looking and not to mention it’s fun to have a few craft projects...

  The best day of the year is here again: Halloween! What’s better than dressing up in as creative a costume as you can muster and having people give you as much candy as you can carry? Too bad I’m too old to go trick-or-treating, but I can still enjoy the holiday’s festivities. Pumpkin carving, ghoulish baked goods, and general silliness? I’m in! ...

  Sometimes numbers just sit there and stare at you, and I’m not talking about being bad at math! What I mean is that it may be difficult to get a sense of how big a space really is when you’re just gazing at numbers.   I’d like to help you figure out which size storage space may fit your needs. Keep reading to learn what typically fits in each size storage unit. I’ve also taken this a step further with some fictional storage customers! ...

Your water hose has worked hard for you all spring and summer. Just think of the forget-me-nots and zinnias that thrived with the help of your garden hose! Now that temperatures are cooler and the gardening season is coming to an end, it’s time to prepare your water hose for winter storage. Even if you don’t live in an area with cold temperatures, you should...

  A deck is a fantastic investment for any home. Not only will a deck provide hours of entertainment for you and your family and friends during the year, it is also a fantastic way to raise the property value of a home. But, a deck needs to be taken care of from time to time in order to ensure it will keep looking good and and will last a long time. Making sure...

There’s no way around the logistical challenges of moving cross-country. Not only do you have to get all your stuff to your new place some 3,000 miles away, but you also need to get your car there. And unless you feel the call of the open road beckoning, you’ll surely want to find a way to ship it across without exhausting yourself behind the wheel. Luckily,...

Fall sports are great, but they also come with quite a bit of equipment, especially if you have kids who love hockey and football. As the summer comes to an end, it won’t be long before your front entrance is suddenly filled with bags of hockey gear, football pads, and soccer cleats. ...

  Fall is coming, along with its stunning colors. If you’re looking for a little inspiration for home decoration, take a cue from Mother Nature and incorporate the season’s palette into your design choices and decorating projects. What better place to look for ideas than Pinterest? As you can imagine, pumpkins play a starring roll in the fall-colors Pinterest...

  If you’re like me, you’ve been searching a long time for the best storage solution for spices, craft supplies and small doodads. I’m talking about storage containers that close securely, are uniform in size and safe for food, plus can be hung on the wall to save space.   It looks like that great storage solution may be here, or almost here!...