6 Surprising Foods You Can Freeze

Freezing full meals or ingredients gives you the flexibility to buy in bulk or save money when there’s a sale. Freezing comes...

7 Unique Pumpkin Recipes that Won’t Put You on Pumpkin Overload

Fall is here, and you know that means cooler weather, beautiful colors and of course all the fabulous pumpkin recipes. The favorite...

Where to Live, Eat, and Explore Near MCAS Cherry Point

The chances are, that if you have orders to MCAS Cherry Point, you have probably heard many rumors about it. Cherry Point...

How to Make Amazing Crockpot Tex-Mex Chicken Fajitas

Whether you’re a native Texan living far, far away from your hometown’s famous taco trucks, or you’re simply an aficionado who has...

24 Best Small Towns to Retire In for Your “Forever Home”

Ah, retirement. When you can make your own decisions, choose where you live and for how long, and can finally buy that...

8 Things You Need to Host the Best Military Spouse Coffee...

Although social media has forever changed the way military spouses interact, there is still something to be said for those now elusive...

5 Pantry Organization Hacks to Make Your House Pinterest Swoon-Worthy

Our lives are busy. Between juggling jobs, our spouse, school, sports, and everything else on our plates, keeping the house organized can...

20 Reasons Why Every Military Family Needs a Husqvarna Automower

We have all heard of robotic vacuums that are inside your house, but did you know there are robotic lawn mowers, too?...

Warm and Cozy Comfort Food Fall Recipes that Your Kids Will...

Fall has finally come. Maybe it's still technically summer but since Starbucks released their Pumpkin Spice collection, everyone else (including us here...

8 Ridiculously Easy Birthday Party Hacks

Whether you're a seasoned party planner or a party planning newb, it's always nice to have a couple tricks up your sleeve...

5 Life-Saving Meal Planning Tips

Do you find yourself rushing around a few times a week, scrambling to get dinners together for the family? And more often...

5 Comfort Dishes for Your Next Meal Train

Growing up meal trains were less official than they are now, but they were just as efficient. When a neighbor had a...

What We Learned about Hurricane Preparedness from Hurricane Florence

Hurricane season is upon us once again. And for those of in Eastern North Carolina, every named storm brings back memories of...

Organization Hacks for That One Room We All Have

You just got the phone call that you've been dreading for months. There's a knot in the pit of your stomach and...

A Robotic Lawn Mower is a Thing and Yes, You Need...

Amazon Prime Day just passed and one of the most popular purchases of the day were robot vacuums. Some days we might...

The Practical Home Cleaning Schedule

We completely understand. Cleaning is not your jam. You want to show up, get it done, and move onto something (anything) else. That is why you need a simple, easy-to-follow plan to accomplish your home cleaning without wasting a lick of time. If you can budget in just 15-20 minutes per day of focused work, by the end of the week you will achieve a completely cleaned home.

Make Money with these 8 Successful Reseller Tips

The garage is overflowing, the drawers are ready to burst, and there are more than a few mystery boxes in a closet...

5 Yummy School Lunch Ideas That Will Shake Up Your Kids...

This post is sponsored by iHerb. Your kids are headed back to school and that means its time...

15 Things to Create the Perfect Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Do you remember that scene in Wall-E where Wall-E shows off his finds to Eva in his home (which my husband likens...

Taste Test: Japanese Snacks with Live Iwakuni

It's happened. You've been in one of those immaculate Japanese 7-11s and after the initial shock of how sparkly clean it...

Do You Even Kondo?

Netflix sensation Marie Kondo has been taking the world by storm with her unconventional KonMari tidying methods. I tried to avoid the...

10 Tips to Break Up the White-Wall Monotony in Base Housing

Few things kill a creative person’s spirit more than the inability to paint or decorate boring white walls. Instead of a quick...

The Pros and Cons of Living On Base

Even though you’ve just started to really like the people next door, and you finally found a taco place that speaks to...

6 Natural Air Fresheners for Your Home

Do you have a new rental or room in your house that has a funky smell that just won't go away? Yea, we've been there. It's bad...

7 Things You Need to Create a Relaxing Outdoor Space

Moving every few years can be both exciting and exhausting. It’s invigorating to freshen up and redecorate a new space. It’s equally...

DIY Alphabet Book for Some Learning Fun

We are all Marie Kondo-ing right now. We have old books, magazines and catalogs leftover from the holidays, and newspapers ads that...

15 Best Netflix, Hulu, & Amazon Prime TV Shows to Watch...

You've had a long day with the kids and just want to curl up on the sofa with a glass of liquid...

5 Easy & Kid-Friendly Vegan Snacks

If you're a busy parent, chances are that you've fallen victim to giving your child those easy go-to snacks that are packed...

Shopping for Japanese Wines with Live Iwakuni

The great Robert Louis Stevenson once said, “Wine is bottled poetry,” and folks, we couldn’t agree more. Its bottled poetry, bottled...

Go-To Camping Meals for the Adventurous Family

It’s a funny thing about nature: No matter what season it is, we can always find solace sitting in a chair, eyes transfixed on...

What to Pack in Your Military Express Shipment + Tips

Ah, PCS. An acronym that every military spouse knows far too well, and yet, it’s never quite mastered. Every move comes with...

10 Tips to Grill Like a Pro

For those that meal plan, it is not uncommon to have at least one night a week designated to a certain type of cuisine...

Moving to Tornado Alley? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Did you suddenly find yourself in the middle of the United States where tornado sirens are a thing? Welcome to Tornado Alley! Don’t stop...

9 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Cook in Your Air...

A few years ago, the Instant Pot was the hottest thing in the kitchen. Lives were changed with the programmable pressure cooker....

5 Easy Meal Ideas For PCS Season

So, your spouse has orders overseas and now it's time to get the house packed. Between navigating all of the paperwork, appointments, and timelines...

Delicious Freezable Breakfast Burritos for Busy Mornings

This post is sponsored by Produce for Kids Ahhh, weekday mornings. You gently open up your eyes...