Category

Solutions

Category

I try to avoid fast food restaurants if possible but sometimes it doesn’t happen like that. Thankfully with the Weight Watchers program, you can still eat off of the Fast Food Menu and lose weight (within point reason). Below is a list of some of the popular restaurants that I found have a reasonable menu that are 7 points or less on the Points Plus or Smart Points plan. If you are thinking about starting on the Weight Watchers program find out how you can do it for free here. PP = Points Plus SP = Smart Points Arby’s…

Weight Watchers has been around for over 50 years and is one of the most successful weight-loss programs to follow.  I don’t really consider it a diet, I consider it as a way to learn how to eat what you want in moderation. There are several Weight Watchers programs you can follow. You can choose Points Plus or Smart Points. Or you can start off with Weight Watchers Simple Smart which will help you get a feel of the program before you decided which one to choose. The program price can be quite costly with the weekly meetings, cookbooks, points…

You don’t need to spend a fortune when it comes to decorating for the holidays. In fact, many items can be found right at your local dollar store and turned into something amazing. I love coming up with new ideas with items found at the dollar store, thrift store, or in the $1 -$2 bins at the store. Below is a variety of Holiday Table Decorating Ideas on a Budget that I have created for my home including centerpieces, napkin holders, and place card holders. Centerpieces Supplies tin container found at the thrift store garland from the dollar…

With Black Friday around the corner, I thought I would share some of my top ten shopping tips for shopping on Black Friday that helps me out. Hopefully it will help you too. Check them out! Feel free to add some more tips in the comment section, if you would like to add to the list. Happy Shopping! Bring a Friend – take your mom, sister, aunt, or a friend with you so when you get to the store, you can split ways and get what you need from each end of the store. You can meet in the middle…

  These insanely easy ways to keep your kitchen clean are all about thinking as you go. There is no magic eraser that will float in while you sleep and leave things sparkling. There are however a few things you can do that will minimize your time cleaning each day. 7 Insanely Easy Ways To Keep Your Kitchen Clean Use proper storage so counters are clutter free. One of the biggest things that makes a kitchen look dirty is the clutter on your counters. Even if you have a super small kitchen, you can easily keep your kitchen clean…

These days not everyone has a lot of time to spend in the kitchen. We are looking for simpler ways to get meals prepared so we have more time for family. What if I told you that there are some tools and gadgets that not only save you time spent in the kitchen but also money so you can serve up delicious meals without breaking the bank? I have rounded up some kitchen tools and cookware pieces, ALL UNDER $30 that will help make cooking easier, faster and simpler. Brew the freshest possible coffee (or grind nuts and spices)…

As I get older I become more of a homebody. And when the weather is warm I live outdoors. About 10 years ago we put in a paver patio on the side of our house. After we put the patio furniture, grill, etc. on the paver patio it became smaller. The last few years we added on to the paver patio making it big enough to add a fire pit. We just made the patio basic since we were building it on a budget and it seems just fine for the time being. Someday I would like to create an…

Having a clean house makes me feel good and that I have accomplished something. Now that I am working full-time it is hard for me to get my house cleaned by myself. It was taking me 2-3 days and that is just insane. It was time to get my kids involved and with teenagers that is not always easy. Between their school, activities, and homework they are busy too but we all need to pitch in to make this work. So how do we manage keeping a clean house with teenagers on such a busy schedule? Here’s how: Assign chores…

White out or correction fluid is great for fixing mistakes but not so great when it gets onto wood. It leaves a white stain that dries to the touch. There are ways to remove it from wood but sometimes it can be a challenge to do so. I would test a small area first and would not attempt to remove from antique pieces. How to Remove White Out from Wood 1. Spray a little bit of WD-40 onto the stain and let it sit for a minute. 2. Using a credit card or something similar carefully scrape off what you…

“This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.” Have had your phone take a plunge right into the water? After seeing it merge into water as what it seems like slow motion, you think that the phone is ruined. That may not always be the case as you may be able to save your phone from water damage with these few tips. How to Save your Phone from Water Damage Remove the Phone. Quickly remove the phone from water. The longer your phone is underwater the more damage…