How to Make a Heart Shaped Valentines Countdown Chain Garland

If you are like me you love Valentine’s Day.  There is nothing like decorating the house with love in mind.  This heart shaped Valentines garland is a super-easy way to decorate and get your kids involved in the fun!

I love doing decor projects with my kids.  For one, they are learning and using their hands to make crafts, but also because I love seeing the sense of accomplishment as they make this heart shaped Valentine countdown chain garland.

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20 Of The Best Cheap Date Ideas For Couples On Any Budget

Dating doesn’t have to be expensive.  These cheap date ideas for couples are a perfect way to have fun together on a budget!  These ideas are a great way to show you love without breaking the bank. After all, showing someone you care is really from your heart not from your pocketbook.




Loving to save money has nothing to do with your income.  Whether you are paying off debt or just frugally minded like me, these cheap date ideas will make your heartbeat while keeping your money where you want it.

We save money year-round.  But I love to save money on holidays too so these would make great ideas for a budget date for any holiday or anniversary!

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7 Last-Minute Easy DIY Halloween Decorations You Have In Your Home

If you are like me, last-minute easy DIY Halloween decorations make up a majority of your decorating.  I am not sure why but it seems that Halloween sneaks up on me.  You would think because it comes on the same day every year that I would be able to do it, but I don’t.

uncut pumpkins, carved pumpkins and an easy DIY halloween decoration ghost made of a white sheet

These DIY Halloween decorations you have in your home are perfect for adding to your haunted house party supplies. You don’t have to spend hundreds of dollars to decorate your home with fun and unique items for the holiday. Grab some basic items from around the house and create a fun Halloween themed home.

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10 Best Fall Road Trip Destinations On The West Coast And Midwest

Fall is coming and that means the best fall road trip destinations are in store.  The cool air, the amazing smells, and the beautiful red, yellow, brown and orange leaves will soon start to happen! Bonfires, apples, and pumpkin EVERYTHING are coming too.

road covered in fall leaves with trees lining the road. There is a text overlay that says 10 fall road trip destinations on the west coast

When I say everything, I do mean everything! Last year I even saw pumpkin funnel cake!  So with that, there come some great fall destinations that you do NOT want to miss if you are traveling out West or in the Midwest this fall!

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How To Cook More At Home So You Stop Eating Out

Sometimes the idea of having to cook more at home can be a very daunting task. Most people who eat take out often, think they would never have time to do it. 

Since I was married I have always made dinner with the exception of a few times we went out to eat. It was just normal for me to do it because that is what my mother did and her mother did. 

healthy homemade pizza with tomatoes, peppers and cheese. Shows hand sprinkling cheese on it. Text over lay that says How to cook more at home so you stop eating out.

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