5 Pantry Staples Every Vegan Should Have

5 Pantry Staples Every Vegan Should Have

It’s so much easier to eat vegan than it was a few years ago. The food industry has responded to this healthier way of eating with a profusion of products. Nut milks and butters, dairy-free yogurt, specialty frozen dinners and coconut oils are taking up more shelf space in the supermarket.…
5 Ways to Tell if You’re Too Stressed

5 Ways to Tell if You’re Too Stressed

Being stressed may affect you and you don’t even know it – or realize it’s behind symptoms you may be feeling.  High blood pressure, diabetes, heart problems, skin issues, asthma and depression are just a few of the illnesses triggered by unresolved stress. Work, raising kids, financial insecurity, divorce, death:…
10 Ways to Save Money on Home Decor

10 Ways to Save Money on Home Decor

If you have big decorating ideas but a small budget, there are a ton of resources out there. Upcycling found items and giving new life to thrift store items  are great ways to save money on home decor. Want something new? It’s a good time to buy furnishings. Check out…
Let There Be Light!

Let There Be Light!

When we are decorating our homes, lighting can sometimes be an after thought. Most of the time, standard overhead lighting is already in place in the ceiling, so we really don’t make much of an effort to change it. However, decorative light can be its own artistic focal point. Using…
5 Tech Products That Make Babies Sleep

5 Tech Products That Make Babies Sleep

Sleep, precious sleep. It’s something we get far less of once baby arrives. Fortunately, babies are cute and cause us to produce oxytocin when we snuggle them, which is probably the only reason we still like them 9 months of sleepless nights into their lives. Another bonus for breeders like…
How to Bring Outdoor Designs Inside

How to Bring Outdoor Designs Inside

Even though we’re a month into 2016, bringing some fresh perspective is always a good idea. Whether it’s your health, savings or home, a new preservative can always bring fresh energy and revitalization to any situation. And who doesn’t need a little more rejuvenation in their life? That being said, your…
14 Starbucks Hacks That Save You Money

14 Starbucks Hacks That Save You Money

You’ve probably spent a small fortune on Frappuccinos, Refreshers and lattes. It’s a tough proposition. You know you should stop paying $5 for a daily Starbucks fix…though, let’s be honest…how many times have you actually escaped without also adding a scone, breakfast sandwich or cake pop? But quitting cold turkey and…
Be More Productive in 4 Simple Steps

Be More Productive in 4 Simple Steps

Morning people seem to have it made, at least in the 9-to-5 world. But what if you’re not wired that way? Coffee helps. So might some newfangled Sharper Image alarm clock. But it’s your internal clock that needs re-setting. One entrepreneur shares the four secrets and a six-word mantra that…