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Try a Few Things Before You Call in a Professional for Boiler Repair – Parents Article

I strongly value DIYing things when possible, or at least doing what you can first, and if that doesn’t work, then calling in a professional. While I don’t have a boiler in my house (I have solar water heating and the system that goes along with that), these tips from a reader hopefully will be able to help some of you who do have boilers. Your boiler is something you can take for granted until it goes it wrong. Because…

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7 Steps to Host Your First Thanksgiving Dinner – Parenting Twins Article

Learn 7 steps to host your first Thanksgiving dinner for a large crowd, including tips for planning, shopping, decor, and dining. I remember hosting my first Thanksgiving dinner. My twins were a year and a half and my oldest just two years older. Oh, the stress I put myself through! What is it about cooking that turkey bird that sends the blood pressure and anxiety completely through the roof? What if I burn the bird, or worse, undercook it? I…

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When DIY Doesn’t Work… And My Updated Bathroom Look – Parents Article

I’ve previously written about my decision to make my bathrooms beach themed to take advantage of the sand colored tiles on the wall. But though I used lots of color and decoration to make my en suite bathroom beach themed, the bathroom for the main part of a house, literally just a toilet in one room (with the sink and bathtub in the room next door), was without color at all, just this sand colored tile, because there’s no accessories…

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Christmas Decor – Parenting Twins Article

Christmas DecorCopyright © 2019 · Vivienne on Genesis Framework · WordPress · Log inOnce you approve this once, it’ll disappear forever!This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Reject Read MorePrivacy & Cookies Policy This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by KatieLamb Read Full Parenting Article

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Nesting Story Blog 4 Easy Zero Waste Lifestyle Changes – Parenting Twins Article

It’s been over a month since Plastic Free July has ended and I am still trying to make simple and easy changes in my lifestyle to be as zero waste as possible. A lot of awareness has been made towards the zero waste movement and I am especially happy with the new Starbucks lids for their cold drinks (no more straws!). I have been trying to make easy zero waste swaps in my life lately and today I will be…

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DIY Playhouse Makeover – Parenting Twins Article

DIY Playhouse MakeoverCopyright © 2019 · Vivienne on Genesis Framework · WordPress · Log inOnce you approve this once, it’ll disappear forever!This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Reject Read MorePrivacy & Cookies Policy This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by KatieLamb Read Full Parenting Article

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Rug Roundup – Parenting Twins Article

This post contains affiliate links. Rugs can really help ground a room and set the tone for the whole space, and I’ve rounded up several of my favorites below! A good rule to remember when choosing the size of your rug is: the bigger the better! A king-sized bed looks best with at least an 8×10 rug underneath; however, I personally prefer 9×12 if your room is big enough to allow it! Here’s a great graphic from www.nwrugs.com which can…

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Guest Bathroom Remodel – Parenting Twins Article

Guest Bathroom RemodelCopyright © 2019 · Vivienne on Genesis Framework · WordPress · Log inOnce you approve this once, it’ll disappear forever!This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Reject Read MorePrivacy & Cookies Policy This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by KatieLamb Read Full Parenting Article

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A DIY, New-Mom, No-Money, No-Time Home Tour – Parenting Twins Article

The day my husband and I moved out of the city and into our new suburban home was a very big day for us. Yes, moving is a huge undertaking, but it’s also the day I found out I was pregnant with my first (and only to date) child.When I bought the house I had many grand ambitions for design and renovations for this square white box of a cookie cutter home. I now look back at those ambitions and…

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Spring Cleaning My Home In 2019 – Parenting Twins Article

It’s that time of year again… time to start spring cleaning my home. Actually, I did a poll on Instagram recently and am realizing that I am one of the minority of people who actually leave these “extra” cleaning chores until the spring. But, it works for our family. Recently I started to tackle my spring cleaning and have documented the process on YouTube along the way. Watching someone else spring clean is soothing, motivational and helps remind you of…

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