The Summer Shield - A Guide to Selecting the Right Blinds for your Home

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Image: https://www.builderblindsnwf.com/images/window-coverings/pensacola-blinds.jpg The hot Australian sun can be very overbearing at times. You just want to go to a place that can shut the heat and bright light out for a while. Although your home is the perfect place for this, your window coverings, both indoor and outdoor, are lacking....

Selling Your Property? Style It Like a Show Home

Home & garden, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Image source (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If you’ve ever had a tour of a new housing development, you’ll know that the contractor’s show home is always absolutely perfect in every way - I mean it’s immaculate. That is, of course, no coincidence; they have staged the place so that...

Moving Into a New Property? Make This Your Best Move Ever

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
If you are ready to move into a new home and start fresh, you need to make sure that you are not going to regret your decision. Before you would sign any paperwork and exchange the keys, you will need to cover your bases, and find out as much as...

Keeping Your Sense of Self When You're Also a Mother and Wife

Parenting, Lifestyle
Having children is one of the most incredible things you will do in life, but being a parent is hard work. Once you become a parent, your life is dedicated to this little person, and in the process, you can definitely ‘lose’ a part of your identity. While you will...

Sleeping Arrangements Giving You a Headache? Here Are Some Tips to Help You Add More

Lifestyle
Now that Christmas and the New Year are coming, it’s time to start sorting out our sleeping arrangements for when guests come. To help you out, we’ve put together five useful tips that will help you locate more sleeping space for when your guests arrive. However, these tips can also...

MasterChef Junior Auditions Comes to Chicago on Saturday, January 13, 2018

Lifestyle
This is a paid advertisement for MasterChef Junior. Photos provided for Momma Cuisine usage.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Me and my kids love watching MasterChef Junior! Do you have a kid from 8-13 years old who shows exceptional talent #inthekitch?? If you're in the Chicagoland and Midwest area, you...

Introducing Krispy Kreme Gingerbread Glazed Doughnuts

Holiday, Lifestyle
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Janie Goldberg-Dicks / Carleigh Rinefierd / Emma LaPalermo Margie Korshak Inc. 312.751.5544 / 5526 / 5521 jdicks@korshak.com / crinefierd@korshak.com / elapalermo@korshak.com  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Introduces First-Ever Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut Dec. 12 Doughnut is available only on National Gingerbread House Day at Chicagoland’s Krispy...

In The Kitch with Momma Cuisine LIVE with Aunt Nellie's

Holiday
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I’m In The Kitch LIVE with Aunt Nellie's at Pulte Homes in Naperville, Illinois on Monday, Dec 4, 2016 at 6:30pm CST. Tune in for some ideas for holiday recipes, share your recipes with us and let’s get ready to rock the holiday!  Two participating...

The Benefits of Yoga for Children by KidSnips

Parenting, Lifestyle
This post is sponsored by KidSnips. In our over-scheduled, fast-paced world, our children have very little time to slow down and decompress. While they may like to relax in front of a screen, it may not be the best way for them to relieve stress. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});...

10 Smart Mattress Shopping Tips

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
Shopping for a mattress can put anyone in trouble these days because there are many options on the market: different brands, various sizes, and fabrics, discounts and promotions. The good thing is that we can do extensive research before purchasing, thanks to the online reviews which point out the pros...

Off The Beaten Track In The American Midwest

Travel
Photo Credit (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If you have never taken a trip to the American midwest before, a few of the things that you may automatically associate with the region include acres of farmland punctuated by the odd bustling city like Chicago. If you were asked to name...

Vlog: Losing Yourself In Motherhood

Parenting
Motherhood is shock to many moms. As we work to create our families, we sometimes tend to feel like we are losing our sense of self in the process. The woman we once knew is evolving. Our ideas of how motherhood would be is very different from the reality. Our...

ADHD or Sleep Deprived? By KidSnips

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Sponsored by KidSnips Does your child have ADHD or are they just sleep deprived? New research has parents asking that question. In the 8 year period between 2003 and 2011, the number of children with ADHD climbed around 40 percent. According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in ten...

10 Ways To Use Pumpkin For Thanksgiving by Kenmore

DIY & Tips, Holiday, Home & garden
Sponsored by Kenmore Pumpkins. Lattes. Soups. Halloween. Pies. Patches. Fall.  Here are 10 Way To Use Pumpkins For Thanksgiving. What do you think of these ideas?  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Breakfast Buys: 3 Reasons Having a Waffler Maker Could Expand Your Breakfast Menu

DIY & Tips
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It sets you up for the day ahead and allows you to fully focus on everything you might need to do. The choice can often be sparse though, which is why a waffle maker is a welcome addition to your kitchen....

Work Now, Play Later: Prepping Your Garden For Spring Fun

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
We might soon be heading into the depths of winter, but don’t forget: it’s always a good idea to have one eye on what’s six months ahead. If you don’t, by the time it comes around you’ll have nothing to hold on to. One area of the home that especially...

Checklist For A Stress-Free Thanksgiving by Kenmore

DIY & Tips
Sponsored by Kenmore Where does the time go? It feels like just yesterday we were sipping on summer drinks, barbecuing in the backyard. And now we’re just a few weeks away from the ultimate feasting holiday — Thanksgiving! Don’t stress if the holidays have snuck up on you. We’ve put...

DIY Slow Cooker Soy Wax Scented Candles

DIY & Tips, Holiday
Sponsored by Kenmore (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The slow cooker is onehellavun appliance! It makes delicious meals while you're at work, it can even make desserts! But what about candles??  I'm not the craftiest moms, and I have no patience to sit and cut things out, glue things together,...

Understanding Your Family Food

Parenting, DIY & Tips
(Image Source) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Food is one of the scariest things in the modern world. When you consider how far each of your meals has to travel before it reaches your plate, along with the people coming into contact with it, it can be hard to remain...

Mouthwatering Massachusetts: Foodies Will Fall in Love With the State

Travel
Does the Bay State offer the finest homegrown grub in America? The good people who live there certainly like to think so. If you’re a dedicated foodie, accept the challenge, and find out for yourself whether Massachusetts cuisine lives up to that claim.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Commonwealth cuisine...