October, 2010

An Organized Entryway

posted by Andrea | 10/6/2010 | 6 comments

Do you have an entryway that looks something like this? Is it a little crowded? Does it have 3 {or more} doors that all open into each other? Do you have limited storage space? Yup, I feel your pain! This is our back entry from our garage — the one we use oh, about 467 times each day! It’s a small area with 3 doors (garage on the left, closet in the middle, and laundry room on the right). I […]

Clear Your Email Clutter

posted by Andrea | 10/5/2010 | 7 comments

Do you have email clutter? If you have more than 50 un-filed emails in your Inbox, you just might have email clutter. If your Spam or Trash folders are chucked full of emails, you just might have email clutter. If you dread checking your email or feel overwhelmed when you do, you just might have email clutter. Do you have email clutter? Just like stacks of paper and junk mail around your home can be stressful, a big stack of […]

My Favorite Coupon Resources

posted by Andrea | 10/4/2010 | 22 comments

If you are anything like me, you LOVE finding great coupons and saving money — especially on groceries! I know there are plenty of ways you can save money without clipping coupons — but if you have the time and desire, coupons are an excellent way to significantly reduce your weekly and monthly grocery bill. And in case you’re wondering, I save my family over $2,500 each year by clipping coupons…so yes, you need to give it a try! However, if you are new […]

No-Bake Rice Chex Bars

posted by Andrea | 10/2/2010 | 7 comments

Today I made one of my favorite no-bake snacks — Rice Chex Bars. Why do I love them so much? … 1. They are ridiculously easy to make. 2. I always have the ingredients on hand. 3. I sometimes allow myself to eat one for breakfast — after all, they are made from cereal! 4. They are gluten free. And even though we’re not on a gluten free diet, I know many families who are affected by gluten allergies or choose to […]

Unplug and Recharge

posted by Andrea | 10/1/2010 | 6 comments

It amazes me how many rechargeable items we use on a daily basis… and in order to “recharge”, they all need to be plugged in.

Isn’t it ironic that unlike all our┬árechargeable toys, we often need to UNPLUG in order to recharge? I’m sharing a few tips to unplug and recharge in today’s post!