My First Pinterest Challenge: A Laundry Closet Makeover

I'll let you in on a secret of mine. I'm addicted to Pinterest.  At first I couldn't understand the hype of Pinterest but oh boy, now I do.  I've made a few quick and easy recipes from Pinterest and got lots of new ideas for my home. First challenge -- A new laundry closet! To me, laundry is something that is never done.  You think you wash your last load and then you glance at the hamper and boom, there it is -- more laundry. Like many homes, my washer and dryer was down in the basement. … [Read more...]

20 Things You Should Never Buy Used

I'm a big believer of reusing and recycling.  I have bought lots of things that were used whether it be online or at a garage sale. I've even bought a used laptop from Ebay that is still in pretty good working condition.  However, there are some things that shouldn't be bought if it's been used. Here is a list I have found while browsing thru 1. Cribs and children's furniture: If there's any chance that you'll put your children at risk by buying used, just buy new. Used … [Read more...]