October 31, 2018
The "S" Word

IT'S HAPPENING! The "S" word is in the forecast for next week! That means it's time to get some "S" done to prepare! Here are a few things that it would behoove us to do before it flies. Start the snow blower and make sure there are no issues with it. Get the shovels ready. […]

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August 14, 2018
When The Sh*t Hits The Fan (i.e.Why Does My Home Smell Like Sewer Gas???)

Have you ever walked into your home to be hit in the face with an awful smell? At first you may think. "Wow, someone could have opened a window in the bathroom!", but you soon notice that the smell is everywhere you go? I hope your answer is no. I'm having this experience currently. After […]

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July 31, 2018
Ways To Save For A Downpayment

It's an often heard concern from first time buyers: "We don't have enough money for a down payment!" While there are down payment assistance programs available, saving money is not as hard as we think it is. Often, there are dollars that we are already spending on something else and all that is needed is […]

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June 20, 2018
A Home To Fall In Love With: Home Staging for Living

It has been proven over and over that having your home staged when selling it helps it sell faster and for more money. But we can use home staging even if we aren't moving! Afterall, don't we find it painful to get our homes in tip-top shape for someone else? Whether selling or staying, hiring […]

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June 12, 2018
Get Inspired! Easy ways to enjoy glorious MN weather

  It's here, ya'll! It's happening right now- the gloriously warm days of MN.  We cannot let them pass without enjoying the heck out of them, for road construction season will end soon and winter will be upon us again! It's only 196 days till Christmas, you know! In case you need a little inspiration […]

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June 5, 2018
3 Easy Ways To Get Rid Of Ants Naturally!

  This spring brought out the ants out in spades at my house! Have you noticed them in yours? We had- before taking care of them- the big black ants as well as the smaller sugar ants. Because we also have a dog and kids, we don't love using Terro or other typical poisons. Instead, […]

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May 31, 2017
Birchwood Cafe

Birchwood Cafe is found at 3311 25th Street in Minneapolis, in the Seward neighborhood. There is plenty of free parking along 25th Street and neighboring blocks. It's also close to the Mississippi, so if you are out for a walk, run or bike, come land at Birchwood! It's open seven days a week. Birchwood Cafe […]

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May 1, 2017
A Word (or few) on Safe Skin Care

While we are here together talking about safe products, I'd be remiss if I didn't make a quick plea to consider, if you haven't already, the products we use on our bodies. My intention is not to be on a soap box. But it is a true story that our largest organ is our skin, […]

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April 26, 2017
Environmentally Friendly Home Cleaning Products

These days manyof us are becoming more aware of the products and the chemicals they contain around us. When it comes to cleaning our homes, one trip down the cleaning aisle at the store provides plenty of choices. But are they all healthy choices, for us and/or our enviornment? While it is becoming more...becoming to […]

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April 18, 2017
Go. See. Do.

The Minneapolis- St. Paul metro area is packed full of things to do. There is always something fun going on or something to look forward to. I've put together a list of interesting events in the Twin Cities metro area worth checking out. Enjoy! Apple Valley Apple Valley is just 5 minutes from the Mall […]

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February 27, 2017
Himalayan Restaurant

Nepalese Cuisine

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February 27, 2017
Mucci's Italian

Italian food and Doughnut Shop

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