Why You Should Avoid Asbestos During Home Improvement

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    Have you seen those home improvement shows on TV where the people take sledgehammers to walls and cabinetry? It looks pretty dramatic. Unfortunately, it is also very dangerous.  It is dangerous because they could be releasing millions of asbestos fibers.  However, if it is an older home the practice may not be safe. What … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #132

Sundays Best Linkup

  Welcome to Week 132 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup.  We're continuing our Let’s Go to the Beach theme.  We’re looking for anything with a beach or coastal theme.   Share your beach themed crafts, recipes, party ideas, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & … [Continue]

Fixing Problems With Your Teen’s Braces

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  If your teen or tween has brand-new braces, they may be experiencing more than a bit of discomfort. Orthodontics promise a better future, but living with teen's braces in the present can present problems.  Fortunately, there are a few DIY solutions that may ease your child’s discomfort from braces. What are orthodontic braces First, … [Continue]

Family Pets Without The Mess

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    Are you thinking about purchasing family pets? It’s a great idea, especially if you have children.  Owning family pets teaches children about responsibility.  Furthermore, it gives them something to bond with.  The animal often becomes a beloved, treasured member of the family.  However, there’s just one problem, and that’s … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #131

Sundays Best Linkup

  Welcome to Week 131 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday's Best Linkup.  This is our first week of Let's Go to the Beach theme.  We're looking for anything with a beach theme.   Share your beach themed crafts, recipes, party ideas, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging … [Continue]

Thrift Store Find – Hand Carved Teak Bowls

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I've always loved thrift stores, yard sales, and auctions.  Unfortunately, I had to set that passion aside over the years because of my career and other demands on my time.  I have gradually returned, and decided to share my thrifty finds with you. When I was raising my daughter as a single mother, I had to figure how to budget and stick to it.  … [Continue]

How to Become a Flea Market Shopping Pro

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Summer is here, and it's the perfect time to head to the flea market.  I love finding bargains or negotiating a good deal.  Flea markets are popular on the week-ends in most cities or towns.  There are indoor markets that are open during the week as well. Check your local listing for hours. In addition to flea markets, there are farmer's … [Continue]

Airport Tips for Parents Traveling With Children

airport tips for parents

  Summer is here!  We're all looking forward to a nice long vacation.  Some of us will be traveling by car to our destinations, and some of us will be heading to the airport with children in toll.  Traveling can be stressful, but traveling with children raises stress to a new level. So, how can you get through the airport with children … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #130

Sunday's Best Linkup

      Welcome to Week 130 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday's Best Linkup.  We're continuing our We The People Theme.  We're looking for all things Red, White and Blue.  Share your patriotic crafts, recipes, party ideas, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & … [Continue]

How To Install Bathroom Sink Faucets

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    Give your bathroom a fresh new look with one of our Maykke bathroom sink faucets.  You can install new bathroom sink faucets in an afternoon. Whether you're upgrading your bathtub faucet or doing a complete remodel, Maykke offers a wide array of bathroom faucets.  Furthermore, you will also find other bathroom fixtures to … [Continue]