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Lifehack Review: Tea Bags to Freshen Closets

Tea bags to freshen a closet...a closet filled with coats...a closet that is notoriously what's-that-smell? It's what I set out to test when I came across the lifehack online. I already have a tried and true lifehack on how to Defunk a Musty Closet, so why would I try this the tea … [Read More...]

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Lifehack Review: Tea Bags to Freshen Closets

Tea bags to freshen a closet...a closet filled with coats...a closet that is notoriously what's-that-smell? It's what I set out to test when I came across the lifehack online. I already have a tried and true lifehack on how to Defunk a Musty Closet, so why would I try this the tea bag method? Why, OMT, W-H-Y?! You'll think I'm weird if I tell you. YES, YOU … [Read More...]

PSA of the Day: Winter Coats and Car Seat Safety

So much of a parent's life is focused on keeping our kiddos healthy and safe. Today we're talking about the dangers of buckling children into car seats while they're wearing their heavy winter coats. SPOILER ALERT: Don't do it! A parent's natural inclination when taking a baby or small kiddo outside in the winter, is to have them bundled up against the elements, … [Read More...]

Essential Blogger: 10 Easy Steps To Grow Your Site

Head's Up, Buttercups: UPDATED INFO for 2017! Let's grow! From time to time, I get questions about blogging or site production, as in how to grow a site or blog. Today, I'll give you a peek behind the velvet ropes (snort) and give you OMT's! method o'madness. Lots of bloggers blog with the thought that their site is a place to keep family and friends updated on … [Read More...]

OMT! Eats

How To Make A Perfect Pound Cake

We all have a recipe we love and then forget about. This pound cake recipe is my forgotten one. When I make it, I swear I'll never forget it again and then a year will go by before I find it stuffed in a cookbook, waiting for me to rediscover pound cake deliciousness. The original: Let me tell y'all that it worried me that there was no liquid to add to the … [Read More...]

Homemade Tortillas With Coconut Oil

I first wrote about these tortillas back in 2015. They are so delicious (and easy) that I thought I should do another post about them for anyone who's new here! Pair them with my red enchilada sauce, and OH, MOMMA! you'll die! DON'T DIE! Time to get your skillz on! The recipe is very simple, especially for a first timer. Although, I will say that I think the … [Read More...]

Southern Buttermilk Cupcakes

Take a Buttermilk Cupcake. Add a frilly chocolate buttercream hat. Take a satisfying bite. Catch a whiff of the vapors. You may now pass from this world a happy soul. I could end the post here (with recipe) and that's all that needs to be said, right? LOOK AT IT! Cupcakey Heaven. This was such a popular recipe, that I'm running it again, y'all. Buttermilk = … [Read More...]

OMT! Shops

I’m a Sucker For a Scary Story

This would have been the perfect book for Halloween, but here we are in the dead of winter with nothing better to do than keep ourselves busy with a scary book! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the … [Read More...]

Hard Crushing on Powerful Vitamix Blenders

Oh, my babies. We've all used an underwhelming blender that can't handle the truth of what we'd like it to produce. JUST CRUSH THE ALREADY SEMI-CRUSHED ICE...IS THAT TOO HARD?! Apparently. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon … [Read More...]

Looking for Indoor Fun? Atomic Soft Foam Power Poppers!

Christmas shopping starts in the summer for me. Lots to take care of + little time in which to take care = summer Christmas shopping! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. … [Read More...]

OMT! Grown-Ups

How To Make A Perfect Pound Cake

We all have a recipe we love and then forget about. This pound cake recipe is my forgotten one. When I make it, I swear I'll never forget it again and then a year will go by before I find it stuffed in a cookbook, waiting for me to rediscover pound cake deliciousness. The … [Read More...]

PSA of the Day: Winter Coats and Car Seat Safety

So much of a parent's life is focused on keeping our kiddos healthy and safe. Today we're talking about the dangers of buckling children into car seats while they're wearing their heavy winter coats. SPOILER ALERT: Don't do it! A parent's natural inclination when taking a baby or small … [Read More...]

How To: Open a Bottle Of Champagne Safely

When opening champagne there is no need for anyone to lose an eye. DON'T LOSE AN EYE! I've put together a fast and dirty tutorial, complete with videos! Someone get the lights! The professional! The regular gal! #1: Remove foil #2: Find the "key" on the wire cage and … [Read More...]