Tankless Water Heaters are the Way to Go

While tankless water heaters have been around for quite some time, it is only in the past decade or so that most people have truly began to use them to replace the more traditional tank type water heaters and truly begin to recognize the benefits of tankless water heaters. One…


Sweet Potato Muffins

I didn’t really intend for my blog to become my personal saga, but I guess since my cooking reflects my mood, it was inevitable. Having a good friend betray your trust is always hard… some people turn to the bottle (I’m drinking a glass of wine :)), some people sit…

Lowcountry Shrimp 'n Grits

Lowcountry Shrimp ‘n Grits

Alas, shrimping season is technically over in Charleston (as of November 15), but I just had to share this recipe regardless, especially for those of you who get frozen shrimp, because this version of shrimp and grits was absolutely phenomenal–honestly better than any I have had in a restaurant. There…


Summer Car Care Tips

Summer is here and with it all those fun-filled road trips and vacations. However, with temperatures sometimes reaching over 90 degrees, it’s take the very best care of your car- everything from the paint down to the tires is subjected to harsher than normal conditions. Here are our top tips…


The Best Miter Saw For The Money – Ultimate Guide

A power miter saw is one of the handiest tools for the DIYer, and a must-have tool for people who run a woodworking business. They are specially designed for making precise, accurate cuts. A miter saw performs the same tasks as a traditional hand saw, but it saves time and…


Southwest Home Decorating

Typically, Southwest decor brings to mind the neutral shades of the desert, green and sandy cactus, colorful flowers, and panoramic views of the sky. Now, you can easily enjoy these colors in your room with the growing popularity of Southwest home decorating. Many equate the Southwest look with the traditional…


Home Decorating – Two Sides to Decorating

Home decorating quite often has two sides – many times home decorating has a fun, invigorating, and creative side. Other times, hopefully not as many, decorating can be frustrating and time consuming. We are here to help you enjoy decorating your home, apartment, dorm room, or whatever space you seek…


Chalk It Up to Being Thrifty

Chalk paint has been floating around internet-DIY-land for a while now, but I’ve really only seen it on mugs and other kid-friendly projects in the past. Recently though, it seems that the do-it-yourself are bringing chalk paint into the realm of the highly practical and seriously functional. As an organization…


Going Green in Your Home

Whether someone decides to go green or not is a personal decision. Each family has their own limits as to how much they willing to do to live a green life. There are less expensive and simpler ways to go green than getting involved with solar panels and wind turbines….