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March Checklist

Daylight Savings Chores There are a few things that only need to be done a couple times a year, and what better reminder to accomplish these than the time change. On March 13th, we will be adjusting our clocks an hour ahead, but here’s a few other things we’d like

February Checklist – 4 Things To Do This Month

Coordinate Your Tax Forms We’re not talking about last year’s taxes that you’ll be filing in a couple of months. Now is the time to create a safe place to keep the necessary paperwork for next year. Start a 2016 Taxes folder to organize all your records this year. Make

10 Clever Valentine Gifts from Etsy for under $30

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it. If you’re looking to get ahead this year so you don’t end up with last minute drugstore finds, we have the list for you. There is a treasure trove of unique and custom gifts on the artisan website, Etsy, that you

DIY: Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake

Gooey Butter Cake is a St Louis staple, so adding a little pumpkin flavor for fall seemed like the next logical step! Made this for my coworkers at the credit union, and everyone just had a fit over how rich and tasty it was. Pinterest WIN! It was so successful,

DIY: Give Your OLD Hardware a NEW Look in 3 Steps

by Shelly Temm Do you have outdated or ugly hardware? You can make a big change with only a few steps that this LUX LIFER, Stephanie shared with us! 1) Take all hardware off doors or cabinets, including screws and brackets. 2) Find a well-ventilated area to lay it all

April Financial Checklist

Organize Your Financials Tax season is almost over, PHEW! Now is the time to really take a look at the space where all your files reside. Combat identity theft by shredding the documents you no longer need rather than just throwing them away. For a complete list of items to

9 Frugal Ways to Host a Super Bowl Party

After an exciting post season, the Super Bowl is here and ready to rock delicious food and hilarious commercials…oh and FOOTBALL! If you’re one of the 181 million Americans that watched the game last year, it’s reported that we spent over $12.3 billion on our parties combined, based on a

How To: Create Fall Decorations from Acorn Squash

Level: 1 (super easy) PIN THIS PROJECT SUPPLIES: Acorn Squash Twine Hot Glue Gun & Glue Sticks Using the hot glue gun, start gluing the twine about an inch and a half from the top wrapping upwards. Keep wrapping around until you get to the very top. Pro tip, it