Monthly Archives: June 2015

Grass Clippings: What to Do with Them

My Home Life welcomes this week’s guest blogger, Grounds Guys!   When you leave grass clippings in the yard, does that make you a lazy groundskeeper? No! It makes you a pro at grasscycling and the king/queen of innovative nutrition

Grass Clippings: What to Do with Them

My Home Life welcomes this week’s guest blogger, Grounds Guys!   When you leave grass clippings in the yard, does that make you a lazy groundskeeper? No! It makes you a pro at grasscycling and the king/queen of innovative nutrition

Scrumptious Stars and Stripes Cake

By Sarah Trocolli Celebrate this Fourth of July with a scrumptious stars and stripes cake that George Washington would be proud of! Use this simple recipe to create a delicious and patriotic dessert that will be appreciated at any BBQ,

Scrumptious Stars and Stripes Cake

By Sarah Trocolli Celebrate this Fourth of July with a scrumptious stars and stripes cake that George Washington would be proud of! Use this simple recipe to create a delicious and patriotic dessert that will be appreciated at any BBQ,

Eliminate This Nasty Word from Your Children’s Vocabulary This Summer

By: Alex Jensen Growing up in my family there was a list of many words that we could not use. They were on the “No-No” list. If you said these words, you would get in trouble. However, during the summer

Eliminate This Nasty Word from Your Children’s Vocabulary This Summer

By: Alex Jensen Growing up in my family there was a list of many words that we could not use. They were on the “No-No” list. If you said these words, you would get in trouble. However, during the summer

Embrace the Outdoors: Unique Grilling Ideas and Killer Kebabs

By Spencer Cutright Break the norm of grilling only traditional foods like beef, pork, chicken, and corn this summer by incorporating more unique grilling options into your cooking plans. Vegetables: Lettuce, onions, artichokes, and Portobello mushrooms placed on the grill

Embrace the Outdoors: Unique Grilling Ideas and Killer Kebabs

By Spencer Cutright Break the norm of grilling only traditional foods like beef, pork, chicken, and corn this summer by incorporating more unique grilling options into your cooking plans. Vegetables: Lettuce, onions, artichokes, and Portobello mushrooms placed on the grill

7 Steps to Have the Best Lawn on the Street

By Alex Jensen Do you envy your neighbor’s lawn? Have you always dreamed having a perfect green lawn? Having a healthy and lush lawn is something that every homeowner can achieve, and a great lawn will improve the look of

7 Steps to Have the Best Lawn on the Street

By Alex Jensen Do you envy your neighbor’s lawn? Have you always dreamed having a perfect green lawn? Having a healthy and lush lawn is something that every homeowner can achieve, and a great lawn will improve the look of

Hammocks: Swing into Summer

By Courtney Clark Of the many treasures he found in the Americas, the niftiest item Christopher Columbus stumbled upon was the hammock. Fashioned by indigenous American people, the hammock served multiple, and very practical functions. It allowed individuals to sleep

Hammocks: Swing into Summer

By Courtney Clark Of the many treasures he found in the Americas, the niftiest item Christopher Columbus stumbled upon was the hammock. Fashioned by indigenous American people, the hammock served multiple, and very practical functions. It allowed individuals to sleep

Tinted Mason Jar Centerpiece

By Sarah Trocolli Mason Jars are everywhere nowadays! These versatile glass jars can be used for just about anything, from toothbrush holders to wind chimes to an old fashion fruit canning. Here is how you can tint those clear jars

Tinted Mason Jar Centerpiece

By Sarah Trocolli Mason Jars are everywhere nowadays! These versatile glass jars can be used for just about anything, from toothbrush holders to wind chimes to an old fashion fruit canning. Here is how you can tint those clear jars

9 Ways to Protect Your Home from Burglary

It’s finally summertime, and you’re ready to pack up the car and head out for a much-needed family vacation. But while you’re out soaking up the sun, your home may be susceptible to burglary. As a homeowner, you’ll want to

9 Ways to Protect Your Home from Burglary

It’s finally summertime, and you’re ready to pack up the car and head out for a much-needed family vacation. But while you’re out soaking up the sun, your home may be susceptible to burglary. As a homeowner, you’ll want to

Build the Perfect Man Cave

By Spencer Cutright Father’s Day is this Sunday, and what better way to show the dad or husband in your life you love him than with a man cave? Let’s face it – every man wants a man cave. There

Build the Perfect Man Cave

By Spencer Cutright Father’s Day is this Sunday, and what better way to show the dad or husband in your life you love him than with a man cave? Let’s face it – every man wants a man cave. There

Four Edible Sunburn Remedies

By Sarah Trocolli Summer means sunburns and there is nothing worse than coming home after a fun day in the sun to days of recovery. The best way to avoid sunburn is through repeated application of sunscreen. If that bridge

Four Edible Sunburn Remedies

By Sarah Trocolli Summer means sunburns and there is nothing worse than coming home after a fun day in the sun to days of recovery. The best way to avoid sunburn is through repeated application of sunscreen. If that bridge