Keys to Success without Sun

​Living in the NW has its perks, but unfortunately comes with drawbacks as well. One of the major negatives is that between late fall and early spring the sun rises late and sets early. This means we have shorter days than many of the other states in the US. With that challenge in mind, we’ve…

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Unwinding After Work During Winter

​With winter in full swing, the weather is cold and the days are short. Often times we resign ourselves to sitting in front of the TV when it’s dark when we get home from work. With depression at an all time high this time of year, especially in our area in the NW, it’s good…

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Fall Activities

What a summer! If you’re like me, you’ve been waiting weeks for the weather to cool down, excitedly counting down for the days of cocoa and spooky movies. Now that it’s finally here, we’ve come up with a fun list of fall activities to keep you busy this season. Even if you’re more into sunny…

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10 Things In Your Home To Get Rid Of

The excitement of the beginning of the school year is here! For the kids- they get to see their friends again and meet their new teacher! For the parents- they get the joy of seeing their kids begin their next chapter and I’m going to say it….. you FINALLY get a break (sort of)! This…

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Recipes Ideal For Camping!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! (No- not the stressful holidays, it’s Summer!). Summer means sandy feet, tan lines, and weekends packed full of camping adventures! One of the best ways to make your adventures even better is having delicious food. No more eating peanut butter and jellies for every meal of the…

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Starting an Herb Garden

Looking for a fun way to get into gardening, a way to spice up your cooking or a new hobby? A great way to do all three is starting an herb garden! An herb garden is on the low maintenance end of gardening which makes it great for beginners or to do with the kids.…

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Laundry Hacks!

Are you that person known for wrinkly clothes, bleach stains or white clothes that aren’t actually all that white? We’ve all been there. If someone didn’t teach you the ins and outs of doing laundry, it could be a bit confusing as to why your clothes aren’t coming out like they did when your mom…

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Easter Egg Hunt Ideas for all ages!

Easter egg hunts are such a fun tradition, I’m sure we can all agree that watching the kids run around, collecting their colorful eggs and trying to keep them all in their basket is one of the most joyful moments! It almost feels like you’re missing out on the pure fun! Until now! Here are…

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Easter Day Recipes!

It’s that time of year again, peeps and Reese’s eggs are hitting the shelves! Which means it’s time to plan out what to make to celebrate this year’s Easter! I’m sure everyone has their staples for easter but it is nice to change it up from year to year. From Easter brunch, dinner and sweet…

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Tips on Kitchen cleaning!

The kitchen is the focal point of the home. The best way to bond with friends and family tends to have to do with food- gathering at a party in the kitchen, baking cookies with grandma, and teaching your kids how to cook for the first time! A lot of the best moments take place…

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