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8 Gardening Tips for Beginners

Spring is here, y’all! If you’re planning to try gardening, it’s time to till that soil and get those plants into the ground (or into those pots, if that’s how you roll)! Follow these 8 simple steps to get you gardening like a pro. Location, Location, Location Finding the right spot for your garden is […]

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21 Easy Ways To Clear Out Your Kitchen

This year, as I’ve written about previously, we started the Great Home Purge of 2016. Since I’ve been systematically going through every nook and cranny of our house, I’ve come up with quite the list of things I could have just thrown away from the get-go, rather than keeping for ten years. To make purging (and life) easier for […]

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Purging Your Junk NMB

Toss, Donate, and Sell: The Basics For Purging Your Junk!

Spring cleaning. Two words that used to make me shudder. However, in the last six months or so, I’ve been trying to embrace the concept of purging and living with less. We have lived in our 1200-square-foot home since 2005. In the last eleven years, we have accumulated SO.MUCH.STUFF. I admit, my husband and I have been […]

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Surviving Home Renovations—Without Ruining Your Marriage

If you’ve decided to undertake a home renovation, you might want to budget in a session with a marriage counselor— along with that general contractor—because it’s likely to be a bumpy (and stressful) ride. It’s almost guaranteed that your renovations will run over budget . . . and take longer than planned. In fact, now’s a […]

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Brighten Your Holiday Wish List

Brighten Your Holiday Wish List at The Avenue Murfreesboro!

Looking for a unique way to experience the holidays this season? The Avenue Murfreesboro is the place for shopping, community, and holiday fun. Located off I-24 Exit 76 in Murfreesboro, this open-air shopping center is a breath of fresh air (literally). With over 95 stores—from electronics to apparel, kids shops, salons, local boutiques and restaurants, […]

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Curb Appeal on a Budget Nashville Moms Blog

Curb Appeal on a Budget: My DIY Journey

The outside of a home is the first thing everyone sees. We allowed ours to suffer in favor of more family time. My husband worked nights and every other weekend for years, and to combat the lack of time we had together, we filled the time we had together with as much fun as we […]

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BlindsGalore Has Your Windows COVERED!

We’re in a new home these days. We’re thrilled with the new neighborhood, the great neighbors, and finding all the fun new places nearby that will become “our coffee shop” and “our park” and “our favorite dinner spot.” A new home also means that we’ve been finding new homes for our belongings—figuring out new closet […]

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