Hi! So I just wanted to get your opinion. My DD wants to do an activity for her 12th birthday and wants to invite 12 or so kids. The activity will end up costing more than we can afford but would be…Continue
So my friends have a vacation home they want to redecorate. They gave us their unused fold away bed/couch. It is in great shape but it smells like their house and we can't stand it. It's not super…Continue
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Now that Thanksgiving has passed it’s time to setup the Christmas tree. Of course a freshly cut fir tree is the only way to go — artificial trees are simply no comparison in my book. The smell of a fresh Christmas tree in your living room is one of the most pleasant things about the Christmas season. However, Christmas trees do require proper care. I have a friend who owns a Christmas tree farm and several lots, and…Continue
Taking an airplane ride with kids can be daunting. You never know what can happen. Planning ahead is vital, but it is hard to remember everything and there are always the unforeseen events that keep it “interesting”, (i.e. requiring vodka and/or Advil).
For example, I was once flying…Continue