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planning for fire safety as a family

October 12, 2018
First Alert The Super Prepared Family

Thank you First Alert for sponsoring this post. October is Fire Prevention Month – practice safety in numbers to ensure your family’s super prepared too! I know a lot of people don’t like to think about disasters and I don’t LIKE it either. But I do like knowing my entire family is prepared in the event of an emergency. To make talking to your family less intimidating and…

9 reasons to consider a home security system

October 8, 2018
Mom playing with two kids in living room

This post is sponsored by Per Mar Security Systems. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I LOVE our home security system. I have never, ever felt as comfortable in my home as I have now that we have our security system. There are so many reasons I wanted to feel better protected. It’s not just about stuff, it’s about protecting our children and our pets. Having a…

one year with our home security system

August 1, 2018
Per Mar Home Security System

This post is sponsored by Per Mar Security Systems. All thoughts and opinions are my own. It has been just over one year that we’ve had our home security system. I am so happy we finally got one! It was something I had always wanted because I am the person who analyzes every little noise I hear. And I typically wake Jason up to ask if he heard…

cleaning your hardwood floors quickly & easily

November 26, 2017
Ben playing in kitchen

This post is sponsored by Bona, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. It’s no secret I don’t love cleaning (except when I’m mad!) but I still love it when our home is picked up and smells clean! My first few days home after quitting my job were SUPER productive. One day I did 10 loads of laundry. Yep, I was that far behind. And…

redecorating: babyproofing the living room

October 20, 2017
Living Room After

Thank you to overstock.com for sponsoring today’s post. All thoughts & opinions are my own. Like lots of people, I LOVE redecorating. Out with the old and in with the new just brings me all kinds of happy. And while I don’t necessarily feel like our living room is completely finished, it’s definitely getting there. We had all of the oak trim in our house painted white this…

Easy Cleaning: I Let a Robot Clean My Floors

December 15, 2016
bObi Pet by bObsweep

Thank you to bObsweep for sponsoring this post! All thoughts and opinions are my own. Since I shared with you earlier this month my dislike for cleaning, I figured I may as well keep the ball rolling by sharing my dislike of sweeping and mopping. And with that, I want to share my love for our bObi Pet robot vacuum with you. This little lady is one of my favorite things.…

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