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MONEY SECRETS OF REAL MILLIONAIRES

Money secrets of real millionaires

When we think about “success” we think money. When we think money, we think of having so much of it that it no longer brings concern. Some of us may even think in numbers like millions or billions. If you have any ambition to be successful at all, why not Read more…


HYGGE-THE SECRET TO NORDIC LIVING FROM THE HAPPIEST PEOPLE IN THE WORLD

Let me paint a picture for you: You’ve just graduated from high school. Everybody and their neighbor has asked you what your plans are. Every time someone asks your stomach gets all knotted. You don’t really know, and you go off to college anyway. You start your classes and pick Read more…


10 HACKS YOU NEED FOR A PERFECTLY CLEAN HOME

So, I have a bit of a confession. I’m sort of a neat freak. I’m undeniably “type A”. If my home is messy, unorganized, or at all out of place I tend to get stressed out and ……well angry. I lose my patience very quickly when my house is not Read more…


13 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With a Food Processor

I have a food processor in the cupboard that I used to only use for the 1 or 2 tasks a month.. A while ago we took our eating habits to a much healthier level and this thing has made it much simpler! I use it almost daily now after Read more…


15 AMAZING THINGS VINEGAR CAN DO THAT WILL BLOW YOUR MIND

The average household ingredient, vinegar, is thought of mostly as a salad or cooking ingredient. But did you know the crazy things this simple product can do? From gardens to house, from germs to food, this amazing ingredient can transform the way you clean and hack your life! Here is Read more…


Baking Soda Mask That Will Completely Transform Your Skin

The fountain of youth is a timeless quest! At any age girls are looking to be beautiful. I have a 3-year-old daughter who spends her days dressing up, requesting new nail polish colors and asking me over and over “how do I look mom?” I know personally I watch those Read more…


Clean Your Home Like the Pros with these DIY Cleaners

Have you ever had a professional cleaner come to your home or workplace and whip around leaving sparkles and magic behind them? One of their trademarks is their soaps. Powerful, light smelling, and limited. I know, I worked for a professional service once. They didn’t have as many cleaning products Read more…


5 Quick Steps to Clean your Coffee Pot

how to clean your coffee pot

  There is nothing better in the mornings than a hot cup of coffee am I right?! What about a cup of moldy coffee? Not so much! O.M.G Gross!   Unfortunately, statistics show that if you haven’t cleaned your coffee maker within the past 3 months you are probably drinking Read more…


5 Coffee Brewing Mistakes You Have to Stop Making Today

Everyone knows that a cup of coffee from your local coffee shop of choice is a treat over home brewed. But that doesn’t have to be the case. If your morning cup of coffee isn’t as tasty and satisfying as a $5 cup down the street, chances are you are Read more…


3 Secret Tricks to Lose Inches Fast! (Like Less than 24 Hours)

Sometimes it isn’t about losing weight. Who am I kidding it’s ALWAYS about losing weight! But sometimes there just isn’t time! An upcoming wedding, a school dance, a pool party, it’s that time of the month and your super bloated. You name it and it can probably fall into the Read more…