5 Cheap Ways to Make Your Home More Hygge

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Hygge has taken the western world by storm, and for good reason: it’s all about good vibes. The Danish word for coziness (to oversimplify it), hygge is a word that describes an environment and state of mindfulness that promotes social connection. It’s about seeing the beauty in ordinary, everyday items and routines — and embracing them. The … Read more

Top 10 Things to Buy at Dirt Cheap

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Have you guys heard about Dirt Cheap? A friend of mine told me about this weekend, and I’ve been twice already. Locally, Dirt Cheap went in the location of the former Big Lots in Madison off Gallatin Rd. (1142 Gallatin Pike S, Madison, TN 37115 – open Mon-Sat 9am-8pm, closed Sunday). It began in Mississippi, … Read more

Cheap Ways to Enjoy Gourmet Coffee Drinks from Home

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I have spent an embarrassing fortune on gourmet coffee drinks. Now I’m not completely beating myself up over this. There are a few reasons why: Splurging on gourmet coffee drinks is my #1 vice. I don’t get manicures and pedicures and I don’t often buy clothes. We eat out occasionally, but for the most part, … Read more

Amazon Deal: $95 E-Z UP Swift 12×12′ Instant Shelter Canopy

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Tailgating this fall? Check out this best price on a great tent: E-Z UP Swift 12-Feet x 12-Feet Instant Shelter Canopy, Blue (affiliate link) through Amazon (free shipping for Prime members) I have a 10×10 tent and this one’s even bigger. A great easy way to provide some shade during tailgating, camping, picnic, the backyard … Read more

50 Fun Family Activities that Will Create Memories Year-Round

Kids love quality time spent with their parents, especially when they’re young. Before they get absorbed in electronics and texting friends in their pre-teen and teen years, carve some time out each week to connect with your kids. Here are 50 fun family activities that will create memories year-round. These ideas are just give you a … Read more