During the holidays, it’s a safe bet to say the kitchen is probably one of the most popular rooms in a home. Whether it’s used for cooking, entertaining, drinking or just chatting, the kitchen seems to be the place where everyone gathers. Maintaining a clean kitchen is essential in order for guests – and hosts!- … Continue reading Holiday Kitchen Cleaning
Three things happened in my life all of which ultimately led me to switch from paper to cloth napkins for every-day use. As a child, we were using paper napkins as usual when my mother mentioned to me, “Your great-grandmother would NEVER use paper napkins.” Hmmm. I didn’t ask why, just filed this tidbit away … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons for Ditching Paper Napkins and Embracing Cloth
Going gray? Be proud! On the catwalk and in the home, grayscale is one of the most popular looks of the season. We got an inside look at the KB Home Design Studio at some of the top trends to keep your toes happy. Gray flooring options are the go-to choice of interior designers and … Continue reading 50 Shades of Grey Flooring
Ever get scared out of your wits by strange noises in your home that you can’t explain? Like when you are lying in bed or perhaps sitting all alone curled up with your favorite book and then…you hear it. The creaks, rattles and taps that you only seem to notice throughout the night. via GIPHY … Continue reading Knock, Knock! Boo’s there?
Why stop at “Trick or Treat” when you could use these tricks to make healthy treats? In just a few simple steps in your kitchen, that orange, gooey pulp can find a purpose! This recipe for DIY Pumpkin seeds makes a delicious snack that you can easily create from the gunk you pull out of … Continue reading Why stop at “Trick or Treat” when you could use these tricks to make healthy treats?
I’m no debutante. I can’t be trusted to walk while holding a drink and having a conversation. I’m a mess. Just watch our video and you’ll see! So if you’re clumsy like me and love the warm feel of carpet, don’t trip about tripping. We made some really simple DIY carpet cleaner that works great … Continue reading Oops, I spilled it again. DIY Carpet Cleaner
Often fashion trends influence home design trends, and that’s certainly true for fall 2015. Taking tips from the biggest names in fashion can help you create a trendy feel for every season in your very own home. We were lucky to get the opportunity to ask Premium Designer Kimberly Winthrop, from Laurel & Wolf, a … Continue reading Bring the Fall 2015 Runway Trends Home
Free up your weekends with low-maintenance living in a brand new home. Here are some things you can do to live a low-maintenance life, so you can spend more time doing the things you love. Whether you are a retiree or a busy professional, single or married, downsizing or buying your first home, low-maintenance living … Continue reading How to Achieve Low-Maintenance Living at Home
If your baking skills fall flat, or you think you just don’t have the time, why chalk it up to “that’s the way the cookie crumbles!”? I love Cookie-Mix-in-a-Jar because it’s such a simple solution to my baking woes and baking cookies using this recipe mix is a piece of cake! (Or piece of cookie?) … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookie-Mix-In-A-Jar
To replace or deep clean your area rug? That is the question. Area rugs come in all different shapes, sizes and styles and pending on the type of rug you have in your home, it can often times be a costly investment. If that is the case, it’s safe to say you probably won’t want … Continue reading Give Your Room a Rug!