How to Spray Paint Furniture

Spray Painting Furniture, Dresser DIY, Spray painting DIY, Furniture Rehab, Painted Dresser

The best way that I save money on quality furniture is buying used and refinishing it. Most of our house is used furniture that has been redone. The only thing I like to buy new is cloth furniture such as couches. This summer I was in desperate need of a dresser. I found this great dresser for $40 on a Facebook garage sale site. To learn how I buy of Facebook garage sale sites to save the […]

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Having Fun at Work for Valentine’s Day

Having fun at work on Valentine's Day

I am a firm believer that you have to have fun at work. I spend half of my waking hours at work, so to not have fun is not an option. Last week during lunch I was sitting with a handful of my fellow coworkers. One is newly single and was talking about Valentine’s Day. One of my other coworkers told her she would be her Valentine. After hearing them talk about being each others […]

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How I Accomplished Three Resolutions in One Day

Accomplishing New Years Resolutions, Breakfast Date, Hubbies Birthday

The goal of 2017 is to do one thing a month in four different categories; family, relationship, home and self. I had such a fun day completing three of my four resolutions in one day! This year my husbands birthday fell on a Thursday. We both decided that we would take Friday off and still send the kids to their sitter. It is a treat anytime we can go back to spending time like we […]

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Selling on Facebook B/S/T Groups to Make Money

Selling on Facebook, Making money on Facebook, Buying and selling on facebook.

After writing my Buying on Facebook B/S/T Groups to Save Money post I have been asked by friends about selling. Selling is a whole other ball game. So here are my 5 best tips for selling your items on Facebook B/S/T groups to make money. Location, Location, Location The best way to sell, is to sell in the right place. You are more likely to have a successful sale from a group that is close […]

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This Ain’t Your Beyonce Pregnancy Announcement (round-up)

Ornament pregnancy announcement

With Beyonce’s recent announcement of twins it had me thinking of all the wonderful pregnancy announcements I found when I announced my pregnancies. Take a look at all my favorites. Valentine’s Pregnancy Announcement What a cute announcement from Chalkolate Cake. Sara does such a wonderful job with announcement chalk board signs. To buy this sign head over to their Etsy store. (this is NOT an affiliate link) Growing by 2 Feet Check out this growing […]

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My Favorite Valentine’s Day Crafts

With so many cute Valentine's DIY and Valentine's Crafts it is hard to narrow it down!

I was searching for an easy Valentine’s craft to do with my 3-year-old son. Of course, I found some amazing DIY projects for adults. I came across so many cute ideas that I had to create a round-up of some of my favorite. DIY Giant Conversation Hearts Are these not the cutest things ever!?! If you have the tools to do this it is so simple. Vineta over at The Handyman’s Daughter created such great […]

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Family Time at the Indoor Park

Family fun at the indoor park. Sticks and Giggles Blog

For 2017 I wanted to make sure that each month I did something for my family, house, relationship and myself. Surprisingly something fun for the family was the hardest. It is not easy finding something that is enjoyable for a 3 year old and a 6 month old. Now, don’t get me wrong. We did a lot of things this month but not all of them were as a family. Sometimes it was only one […]

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Using Botox to Prevent Wrinkles

Botox is a great way to feel fresh and wrinkle free.

***This is my personal experience. Botox is not for everyone and my experience is not the same as everyone.*** I got Botox and I love it! I never thought Botox was something I would ever do, but last week I had the opportunity to get it so I did. I know Botox and other cosmetic enhancements are controversial. I feel that if it makes me feel good I am going to get it. I love how […]

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Our Romantic Breakfast at McDonald’s

Sometimes you need to take your opportunities when you can.

This year I have made it my goal to do one thing a month for my relationship with my husband. It seems that doing one thing shouldn’t be to difficult but with two little ones running around and both of us working it seems to be a lot harder to find time for us. Sometimes you just have to take the opportunity when you can. This month we went on a super romantic breakfast date […]

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