Life Hacks

How To Save A Ton of Money On Paint

Designers always say the cheapest way to transform a room is with paint, but have you been shopping for paint lately? Ouch! It can be pricey! Today I'm going to share...

4 Secrets to Successful At-Home Dates

I know it's important to have a weekly date with my husband. We need that time to talk, to be ourselves sans children, to reconnect with one another and to keep...

No Scrub Miracle Tub Cleaner

 This homemade bathroom cleaner blasts away built-up soaps scum in your tub or shower. No scrubbing required! I hate cleaning the bathtub. I'll be honest, I used to wait until we were...

How To Make Dirty Bathroom Grout Look Like New!

I'm so excited for the progress I've made with the bathroom makeover. Here's a picture of the bathroom when we first toured the home: It's not a horrible bathroom by any means,...

Pinterest Tested: Removing Black Marks from Dishes

Welcome to Pinterest Tested! Ever wonder if that miracle cleaner is really miraculous? Or what about that homemade facial cleanser or delicious-looking recipe? This is the place to find out! I...

Pinterest Tested: Removing Crud from Glass Bakeware

Welcome to Pinterest Tested! Ever wonder if that miracle cleaner is really miraculous? Or what about that homemade facial cleanser or delicious-looking recipe? This is the place to find out! I...

10 Cheapskate Moving Tips and Tricks

I have moved a grand total of 11 times in the last 12 years. That's a lot of moving. I don't recommend it. Ha! But the good news is that I've...

How To Be An Awesome Soccer Mom

This past Spring was the first time our family has jumped into the world of soccer. We signed our five and our eight-year-old up for the spring league, and it was...

How To Choose A Can Opener That Will Last

A couple of years back, we had a string of bad luck with can openers. It seemed like every time I turned around, we were having to buy a new one!...

How To Clean The Holes In The Rim of Your Toilet Bowl

Caution! This post has pictures of a real toilet. If this freaks you out, run. Run away now! You have been warned. I live in an old house. And it's a rental, which...