Category Archives: Making A Happy Home

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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5 Simple Ways To Trim Home Improvement Costs

According to data from the BLS, Americans spend an enormous chunk of their income on home improvement. And since incomes aren’t going up all that quickly these days, those costs are getting out of control.

The bottom line is that you won’t always be able to do everything you want to do when updating your home. At some point, you’ll have to compromise. But compromising can leave you dissatisfied and wondering why you ever bothered with home improvements in the first place.

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How To Keep Your House Warm This Winter

Is it just me but is being cold one of the worst feelings there is? Not just any cold, but that seeping cold that hits your bones and makes it hard for you to get warmed up. That’s the cold that honestly is the worst feeling – especially during the winter months. When you’re in your cozy, warm house, having to go outside in the winter air is such a chore. You wrap up head to toe in coats,

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