Category: Lifestyle

Join The #ETNHolmesChatSafety Twitter Chat With HGTV’s Holmes + Holmes

Join The #ETNHolmesChatSafety Twitter Chat With HGTV’s Holmes + Holmes

I have learned to love all things home improvement and lately, I’m even mildly obsessed. Within in the last two months, I’ve re-caulked my kitchen, built a workbench for my miter saw and a coffee table, and painted and made rustic shelves for my office. […]

Microdermabrasion At Home With Microderm MD From Trophy Skin

Microdermabrasion At Home With Microderm MD From Trophy Skin

I wish I could say that all my life, I’ve taken excellent care of my skin. Or, even that I could say I took pretty good care of it. The truth is, most of my life, I rarely wore sunscreen and was sunburned often, I […]

DIY Rustic Metal Shelf Brackets

DIY Rustic Metal Shelf Brackets

I have been searching everywhere – online and locally – for the perfect rustic shelf brackets for my reclaimed wood shelves that I made last week. What I found were some very expensive options for a specific look that I wanted and a lot of […]

We’re Talking DIY And Energy Saving! Join The #EcoHolmes Ecohome Twitter Chat

We’re Talking DIY And Energy Saving! Join The #EcoHolmes Ecohome Twitter Chat

Give a girl a miter saw for Christmas and see what she can do. When I started actually using my miter saw, I knew enough about DIY to be dangerous. The more design blogs I found, and the more HGTV I watched, the more inspired […]

DIY: How To Make Reclaimed Wood Shelves

DIY: How To Make Reclaimed Wood Shelves

I’ve wanted to make reclaimed wood shelves for so long, but I couldn’t find a space in my house where they would look good and serve a purpose. Until now. We have a room in our house that is meant to be a formal dining […]

My New Favorite Shoes From Shoe Bakery: Cute Enough To Eat!

My New Favorite Shoes From Shoe Bakery: Cute Enough To Eat!

I hate to be the cliche but yes, I do love handbags and shoes. Now, I don’t have a collection large enough to facilitate an entire Carrie Bradshaw-worthy closet, but I can certainly appreciate a pretty shoe or stylish purse. That’s why I flipped my […]

‘Captain Underpants’ Comes to Netflix and We Made Sock Puppets!

‘Captain Underpants’ Comes to Netflix and We Made Sock Puppets!

TRA-LA-LAAAA!  How can kids not love a superhero called Captain Underpants? Thanks to Netflix and DreamWorks, there’s even more of your kiddo’s favorite underwear-wielding superhero when the Netflix original series DreamWorks The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants premieres TOMORROW, July 13! Honestly, I’ve never related more to a 4th grader than […]

The Kit For Artists Of All Ages: Pentel POPs With Pastel, Sparkle, and Neon ink

The Kit For Artists Of All Ages: Pentel POPs With Pastel, Sparkle, and Neon ink

Pentel has a new set of pens that are out of the ordinary. Check out their collection of Solar Pop, Milky Pop, and Sparkle Pop Pens that are a must-have before the kids head back to school! Plus, enter to win $30 of Pentel POP […]