10 homemade solutions to everyday problems

Tips: 10 Homemade Solutions to Everyday Problems

Why buy products off the shelves when we can make our own that work just as well? That is what the world is now asking and the internet is delivering! Here are 10 tried and true homemade solutions to everyday problems tested by bloggers---and did I mention they all actually work?! (I have tried every one of … Read More...

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5 Minute Peanut Butter Fudge

This incredibly easy-to-make 5 minute peanut fudge recipe requires only two ingredients! Save this recipe for those times when you need a last minute sweet treat. I have a confession to make. I am an incredibly lazy everyday cook and baker. For special occasions, I don't mind putting in the extra … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {223}

Hi everyone and welcome to this week's Tutes & Tips party! Are you guys on Instagram? If you are, don’t forget that I’d love to feature you over there! Use the hashtag: #homestorieslinkparty when you post on IG and I’ll choose one to feature each week. I’m excited to see what you have been up to … Read More...

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5 Tips to Keeping a Clean Kitchen

Keeping your kitchen tidy and clean can be a constant challenge! Here are 5 tips to keeping a clean kitchen that will help you and your kitchen stay organized and beautiful. If you were to stop by my home without the courtesy of a 10 minute warning text, you would probably be greeted with a mess … Read More...

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7 Kitchen Remodeling Tips {Start to Finish}

I love Lowe's and I'm proud to say it! Thanks Lowe's for helping us create beautiful kitchens and for sponsoring this post. My husband and I have decided to put our home on the market next spring, and I am already combing the local real estate listings in hopeful anticipation of a new home! Real estate … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {222}

Welcome to the Tutes & Tips party! This is your chance to link up your best tutorials, tips, room redos, furniture rehabs, home decor crafts, and recipes. Don't forget that I'd love to feature you on Instagram! Use the hashtag: #homestorieslinkparty when you post on IG and I'll choose a few to feature … Read More...

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Dorm Room Ideas

My love of decorating really blossomed my freshman year of college. I remember anxiously writing a letter--you know those things that people used to write with a pen and paper before we had texting and email and social media--to my future freshman roommate outlining my blue-and-yellow dorm room design plan. I … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {221}

Hi everyone! Welcome to the Tutorials & Tips Link Party! Remember when you link up be sure to tag me @homestoriesatoz on Instagram and use #homestorieslinkparty for a chance to be featured on IG! Can you believe this dough bowl by @andersonandgrant is made from joint compound?! She is amazing! … Read More...

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Help Kids Manage Anger: FREE Printable Game

This summer, I took my kids to see the movie Inside Out and my former elementary school counselor completely geeked out! If you haven't seen it yet, go! Inside Out is a movie that anthropomorphizes the emotions inside a child's brain and is an excellent parent-child conversation starter on how … Read More...

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Easy and Delicious Gluten Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Do you follow me on Instagram? If not, I'd love to connect with you over there! I share a lot of sneak peeks of upcoming projects and even some freebie recipes. Here is my go-to EASY gluten free peanut butter cookie recipe that even all your non-gluten free friends will love! This is a flour-free recipe that … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {220}

Welcome to the Tutorials & Tips Link Party! When you link up be sure to tag me on Instagram and use #homestorieslinkparty for a chance to be featured on Instagram! Also, did you catch this week's features? There are some gorgeous and easy decor hacks in this week's line-up! Be sure to check out 11 … Read More...

11 Easy DIY's to spruce up your home

11 Easy DIY’s to Spruce up Your Home

Looking for easy ideas to spruce up your home that won't break the bank! Here are eleven clever DIY's by bloggers that will get your creative DIY juices flowing! … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {219}

Welcome to the Tutorials & Tips party!! We are going to try something NEW around here! When you share your Tutes & Tips party posts on Instagram, tag me @homestoriesatoz and hashtag your pics on with #homestorieslinkparty. I will share some each week on Instagram and tag you back! This will be a fun … Read More...

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Simple Master Bedroom Updates

If you are anything like me, then you tire of the same look after awhile but do not want to spend much money to update your space. I wanted to refresh our master bedroom for summer and just create a slightly different look for fun. Here is what our bedroom looks like on most days: And here is what it … Read More...

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Haven Conference 2015 Recap

I have the honor of being one of the "Haven Team" organizers and last weekend we wrapped up our 4th successful Haven Conference! If you are unfamiliar with Haven, it is a blogging conference for bloggers who love "all things home" which takes place annually in Atlanta, GA. Haven is a dream realized for … Read More...