kids cleaning kit

This post is sponsored by The Home Depot. All opinions are 100% mine. My four kids don't stand behind ANY brand of cleaning products. They have started to use the excuse..."MOM, I don't know what I'm suppose to use to clean that!"  We buy HDX cleaning supplies all the time. My husband goes to Home Depot almost every day, and I hate going grocery shopping lately. "Oh, we have no food in the house? No problem, … [Read more...]


It’s finally Spring time, and if you are like me, you are SICK and TIRED of Winter this year. Let’s hope that this year never repeats itself in history and just let it go. If it makes you feel better, you can sing the song from Frozen at the top of your lungs {don’t knock it ‘til you try it}. With Springtime, comes sprucing up your home and you can’t forget Spring cleaning {dun, dun, dun}. It helps when you have a … [Read more...]

chore chart for kids[3]

Today I get to be on Studio 5, a morning show in Utah, and I’m excited to show my fun spinning chore chart on the show today! This project was a challenge from Studio 5 to make something fun out of 2 Lazy Susans from IKEA. IKEA is one of my fave stores on the planet. In fact, before IKEA was available in Utah, I would travel to California specifically to visit IKEA. I know, it may sound silly to you, but it’s the … [Read more...]


To answer the question that I know you are thinking, yes these are really my car mats. You may think I am disgusting after seeing the floor mats from my mini-van. It’s true, I have four kids that LOVE to spill, spit, and on occasion barf in the car. It’s gross, I agree, but, here is a look into my life on a daily basis. We basically live in the car on some days of the week. Thursdays are especially crazy for us. We … [Read more...]

best homemade stain remover ever

I love pinning, and Pinterest rocks my world, but before I ever post about anything that I pin, I vowed {to myself} to MAKE the recipe first, TRY the sewing technique, and TEST the technique before I share it with me readers. I don’t want you to ever try something and think, MAN THAT cookie is DIS-GUSTING and BROOKE TOLD ME TO MAKE IT!! Ha ha. So, just know that I will never do that to you, kapeesh!?!? With that said, do … [Read more...]


Funny story, but first a disclaimer: do not judge me for this.I have now lived in my house for two years. My backyard is finally done, and that used to be my excuse as to why my windows were filthy. Why would I spend my time and effort to clean my windows when the backyard was dirt, ya know? Well, for Mother's day, my hubby asked me what I wanted, and I told him that I wanted the windows professionally cleaned. He thought … [Read more...]