Amazing Summer Salad Recipes

Amazing collection of summer salad recipes. I could eat these all summer long!

There is no time better than the summer for delicious, fresh salads!  Don't get stuck with a boring old green salad- mix it up with new flavor combinations and take advantage of the wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables that are available at this time of year. These amazing summer salad recipes are perfect for a summer picnic or BBQ, or ... [ Read More ]

How to Clean and Organize the Garage

Garage Pegboard Organizer - This is such a great way to keep all of that sports gear organized and off the floor!

Whew!  Another month has come and gone.  Hopefully you were able to get your tasks done from the laundry room and front entryway, because July is here and it is the perfect time to get those garages cleaned and organized!  If you have been wondering how to organize the garage, this is the post for you! Yep, The Household Organization Diet is ... [ Read More ]

Simple Summer Ice Cream Party

Fun ideas for a simple summer ice cream party using Post-it notes!

This post {and giveaway!!} is sponsored by Post-it® Notes Canada.  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. ***************************************** I have always loved using Post-it® Notes to help me stay organized, but when I received their Cape Town Collection, the amazing colors inspired me to create something else - a fun and easy ice cream ... [ Read More ]

Summertime Kid Activities Link Party

Tons of fun summer ideas for kids!

Hey guys! It's time for a fun summer link party!! If you caught my camping scavenger hunt {and s'mores treats!} on Monday, you know that I was one of the camp counselors over at Design Dazzle's Summer Camp this summer.  There have been so many fun summertime kid activities already shared and there is still another whole month to go!  If you haven't ... [ Read More ]

Outdoor Scavenger Hunt and S’mores Printables

Free outdoor scavenger hunt printable and s'mores treat toppers! Print the scavenge hunt right onto a paper bag so the kids have something to collect all of their treasures!

It is the final week of the boys' school and I think that I am more excited than the kids!   I just love those summer vacation months where there are no hectic morning routines and evening homework battles {and a little more sleep is always good too!}. One of the boys' favorite summer activities is going camping and I have been coming up with a ... [ Read More ]

How to Create a Backyard Oasis

Tips for creating your own backyard patio oasis.

Summertime is by far my favorite season and I love to spend as much time outdoors as I can.  If I am at home, I am usually out on our back patio - it is where we eat most of our meals, relax, entertain, and just enjoy the beautiful summer weather.  It's not a big space, but it still works well as a multi-functional space that the whole family can ... [ Read More ]

How to Clean and Maintain Patio Furniture

Protect your investment and learn how to care for your outdoor furniture. Great tips on how to clean outdoor furniture - everything from metal and wood furniture to patio cushions.

Our back patio is one of my favorite places to be during the summertime.  We eat out there as much as possible, and I try to get at least a little relaxation timeout there each day to read a book or magazine, or to just soak up some of that beautiful, summer warmth.  Outdoor patio furniture can be a big investment so it definitely pays to learn how ... [ Read More ]

Flavored Lemonade Bar

Fresh fruit syrups let you customize your lemonade for the perfect blend! Such a fun summer idea!

This post is sponsored by Decor Steals.  As always, all opinions are 100% my own! ********************* Hey guys!  I'm so excited to share today's post with you!  I'm partnering up with my long time obsession, Decor Steals, and one of my favorite blogging friends, Kristen from Ella Claire, in a fun Design Ingenuity event. Kristin and I each ... [ Read More ]

How to Clean and Organize the Laundry Room

Lots of laundry room organization ideas.

Where oh where did May go?  I can't believe that June is here already, but apparently I am late putting up a new monthly to-do list for The Household Organization Diet! This month we are going to be working on cleaning and organizing the laundry room and front entry area. This should be a relatively easy month in terms of the time required ... [ Read More ]