Depending on what part of the country you live in, “seasons” can evoke very different images. For some, it means a slight change in the weather; a little colder, maybe a little rain. For others, the seasonal transitions of Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring are noteworthy. Homelife adjusts to the current season and now, […]
You’ve probably heard it said that Christmas is for the kids. Well, if the truth be told, there’s a little kid in each of us hoping for a special holiday gift that will have us grinning ear to ear. Some people want an extra-special gift so much that they go out and buy it for […]
Have you ever thought of the internet as a place where dreams are born? We can “go” anywhere in the world and see things that inspire us to dream. But sometimes when we log off and return to reality, that shiny dream may dim a little. For example, after viewing dozens of images of […]
Have you ever wondered why anyone would buy a product that was less than industrial strength if one was available? Do they really want to spend more time scrubbing, or have a purchase wear out sooner if it’s not “industrial strength?”
The term implies that something goes beyond the norm; that it’s better than what is […]
Labor Day is often considered the “last hurrah” of summer before school starts, vacations end and the work-a-day world takes over. The first Monday of September is set aside as Labor Day, a day to celebrate all working people and the contributions they make to our country’s strength and way of life.
Since 1887, when Labor […]
When someone mentions a before-and-after shot, it’s usually about some unfortunate celebrity who got caught without the benefit of makeup or a soft-focus camera lens, or one who went under the knife of a plastic surgeon who definitely is in the wrong line of work. Introducing a before-and-after celeb shot seemed like a fun […]
This Valentine’s Day is dedicated to all those decorating divas who take grief and teasing because of the time and effort they invest into turning their houses into comfortable, beautiful homes for their families. You know who you are. You repeatedly hear things like:
Why can’t we have all black towels so they don’t show dirt?
Every year during New York Fashion Week, we get a look at what’s ahead for the New Year with fashion trends, colors and styles. Designers proudly reveal their closely-guarded fashion secrets–the fabulous to the fanciful. Everything you see may not be your cup of tea, but new designs and ideas are inspiring and you can […]
How many times have you gone out to the garage, rubbing your hands together and blowing on them for warmth while you hunted for something you needed? Garages can be daunting at the best of times and especially trying during the winter when it’s so cold out there! So regardless of where you live […]
Stowing and retrieving decorations, sports equipment, seasonal gear, and other items that are only used at certain points throughout the year can be a complicating and annoying task if your belongings are difficult to get to. One way to make this a much easier process is to organize your items by season and usage. Once […]