With the economy still in recovery, people are delaying buying a home and more families are continuing to rent across the country. Rent.com has created the Top 25 Cities for Renters Raising Families with the help of Onboard Informatics. Featuring some of the most affluent, green and kid-friendly cities in the nation, this complete list includes 10 states from across the nation. New Jersey rocked the list with eight cities making the top 25, and Livingston, NJ took the coveted number one spot. Check out if your hometown made the list!
I have a tea obsession and I’ll be the first one to admit it. When I discovered Teavana, that’s when the real trouble began. You mean to tell me, I can have pretty blooming things in my tea? Well, this called for new coffee mugs (clear ones) and assorted jars because my tea collection is about to get bigger.
Hold on to your hats. No really, please do. We are under a tornado watch here so it’s a little windy. We have a super exciting giveaway going on today thanks to Diono! They are giving us 4 products to give away today including 2 bouncers, 1 jumper & 1 super awesome carseat in your choice of blue or purple. They are pretty much our BFF’s at this point and they felt like you guys deserved a chance to win some awesome prizes.
Enjoy this delicious latte recipe by Master Barista Giorgio Milos to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, March 17th 2014.
I thought I would talk about a DIY project that I’ve seen many times before. This project involves rain gutters and seems to be pretty simple. Of course, you may need some help cutting to size if needed but for the most part, it’s pretty straightforward and I think anyone could do it!
The Bissell CleanView is a great vacuum. I had been wanting something that would do the job of sucking up the pet hair that was getting stuck in my popcorn rug. It would annoy me to find that I would still have little stray dog hairs left behind after I finished vacuuming. I was frustrated and needed something new.
With chore money, she bought tape. Has been taping toys to paper for 3 hrs. Effective way to clean out toy box.
I haven’t always been into making my own soaps and bath products but in the past few years, I have become more and more obsessed. Basically, at this point, there’s really no stopping me. I have made so many “potions” as my daughter calls them ranging from calming rub to sore muscle ointment. I have a few favorites that I make over and over again and this DIY Bubble Bath is one of them.
Needed some milk so we hopped in the car and took a detour from our grocery store run and brought us to a local dairy farm.
Picnic at a local dairy farm.
If there is one place to consider completely kid-friendly in my mind, I’d have to say St. Augustine is it. The Casa Monica Hotel brings me back to my childhood staying at a little historic hotel in Eureka, California across from a park where you can watch young punk-rockers jamming out and horse carriages walking on by.
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