Category Archives: Making A Happy Home

How To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Earth Day was celebrated around the world a few weeks ago. It was started in 1970 by the then Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson. He started it in response to an oil spill that he’d witnessed in Santa Barbara in 1969. The following year, 20 million people took part in events such as rallies or university protests and the environment has been celebrated every April 20th since; 2017 was no different and Earth Day found itself in the news because of the March for Science event that took place primarily in Washington D.C.

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Your Ultimate Luxury Home Awaits: Room By Room

Creating a luxury home is all about going through room by room and figuring out what you can do to make it even more lavish. The great thing about doing this is that these days, you don’t need to spend a fortune to do it. You can find plenty of accessories and things that don’t cost the earth and will look great in your home. Let’s take a look at some of the things you can do to each room in your home!

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4 Quick Fixes to Sell Your House Quicker

So you’re thinking of putting your home on the market. Are you worried that it may not sell as quickly as you hope? How quickly a piece of real estate sells all depends on a few different factors. Firstly, it will depend on what the current housing market is like in your area. Unfortunately, this is something that you will be unable to change. However, there is one aspect that you can have an effect on.

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Holiday Recipes at Dollar General

Thanksgiving has always been split between my grandparents’ house – my mother’s siblings and their spouses, countless cousins, great aunts and uncles galore – and my parents’ house – Daddy’s home cooking, my parents, sisters and our spouses and children. The best part? There’s always tons of leftovers, love and laughter.

When you’re gathering to feed a family the size of ours, you find yourself making multiple trips to the closest store for essentials.

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5 Ways to Keep Warm This Winter

Are you prepared for Christmas yet? If that has been taking your priorities over the last month, then have you started to worry about your finances? Everyone tends to feel a bit of blind panic at the cost of everything. And with the cold weather that comes, you need to keep warm. But keeping warm comes at a price, unfortunately! When the heating bill comes, will you regret buying that games console? Well, there are ways around it.

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Subtle Ways to Add a Luxury Feel To Your Home

Being happy in the home we live in can save us all a lot of time and stresses. When we don’t have to renovate or redecorate, we can just get to creating a happy home for our families. A few finishing touches can make the difference with any home. So here are some ideas for those finishing touches that will make all the difference. They can give your home the look of luxury,

Sweet and Savory Pork Tenderloins

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with National Pork Board. However, all opinions expressed are my own.

It’s no secret around these parts that my favorite dishes to create need to fit three criteria: quick, easy and delicious. This Diva is really not difficult to please, I promise.

As we focus on creating healthy habits as a family, that includes the meals we enjoy as a family.

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