Happy Feet With SoftMoc

It’s been over twenty years since I slipped my feet into a cozy, warm pair of moccasins. Growing up, my parents owned a business in the city where we actually carried moccasins and so I was a little (a lot!) spoiled having new moccasins and mukluks every season. As I grew older I didn’t wear […]

Dirt Devil 360 Reach Bagless Stick Vacuum Review

By Lisa Dutton Our home has central vac, which is great, but it comes with some limitations. The Dirt Devil 360 Reach Bagless Stick Vacuum cleans where my central vac can’t.  It has been a welcome addition to my cleaning routine! This 4-in-1 stick vacuum offers a ton of versatility, and is the perfect vacuum […]

Fashionable (and Feel-Good!) Denim at Mark’s

There are things I love and loathe about fall. I love that fall means oversized sweaters and boots, it’s definitely a less stressful season because there’s more clothing to cover the sins of holiday eating. While summer is my favorite season, I can learn to love fall and tolerate winter. Fall typically means I switch […]

6 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Slow Cooker

I love my slow cookers. Yes, that’s plural. I have more than one slow cooker, in various sizes for various needs and I think it’s probably the one kitchen small appliance I couldn’t do without. I think it’s a versatile kitchen appliance and, when learning to cook whether out of school, just married, or starting […]

Fisher-Price Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo

By Lise Merle Anyone else noticing the “quiet activity” trend for kids? Quiet boxes, quiet toys, quiet crafts – they’re seeping into my social media feeds like stealthy ninjas and I’m like “Whaaa?” Because my littles have what I like to call “volcanic energy”. And so they should! At nearly 4, 2.5, 9 months and […]

Lise’s New Favorite Cleaning Tool

By Lise Merle Something needed to be done. After every meal (and snack), an environmental disaster would occur under the highchairs and bar stools of my four children aged 3 and under. And I would cringe. Because hi. If there’s one thing nobody’s got time for, it’s filling a pail with hot soapy water and […]

Sofia the First – Dear Sofia: A Royal Collection

By Lise Merle Never underestimate the Power of a Princess! Or many, many Princesses! For the very first time, everybody’s favorite little Princess Sofia is joined by classic Disney Princesses in a 6 episode DVD called Dear Sofia: A Royal Collection. Join Sofia and her dear friends Princess Jasmine, Mulan, Belle and Tiana as they […]