Do You Make This Common Kitchen Tool Mistake?

I’ve been cooking for over 30 years and I feel like an idiot admitting this, but WHO KNEW (um, not me) that the appropriate length tongs make all the difference? (You probably knew this, right?) ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this […]

Do You Dream of a Retractable Clothesline?

Y’all! This is the exact retractable clothesline I use in my backyard in the summer. ~ 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. It’s much appreciated!~ Looky (it is mounted on the wooden […]

Have Tough Carpet Stains? Folex Cleaner to the Rescue!

Everyone needs a reliable and hard-working spot remover, right? Folex is my go-to and has been FOR YEARS! That’s why the ad at the bottom of this post is for the two-pack. Once you use it, you’re gonna want to keep a steady supply on hand. A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When […]

Need a Powerful and Quick Hair Dryer? Dyson.

Dyson makes a hair dryer now? Yep. They’re expensive? Yep. They’re really expensive? Yep yep. Do people love them? Yep yep yep. What us regular folk want to know: is the price worth the technology? I’d lay my money down as a full. stop. Y-E-S. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When […]

Need a Home Cooked Meal Fast? Instant Pot To The Rescue!

When I was a kid, moms were cooking with pressure cookers that had to be treated carefully, so as not to explode. Yep, exploding small appliances. Not good. It’s the reason I never bought one. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this […]

The Netatmo Camera Is Smart Home Security

Holy smokes, y’all. I’m a sucker for smarty pants technology and when paired with a high-tech security camera, I get all tingly! Plus, the Netatmo Presence Security Camera isn’t bad on the peepers. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support […]

Duvet Schmuvet, No More!

Confession Time: I’ve wanted a generously large goose down comforter for years, but have failed to fulfill that wonderfully fluffy dream because I’m scared of duvet covers.  Yep, scared.  They are totally bewildering to me.  I’ve looked at them with no understanding. Yes,  I see you’re a cover that protects my goose downy investment.  Yes, […]

Do Yardwork Like a Boss

OMT! loves yardwork.  No really, I’m not joshing.  I love to get my hands dirty and wack at things, plant things, build things and use chipping hammers to dig out things (like an old concrete foundation). (what follows is not a very attractive OMT!, but a happy one!) Hell, yeah! I own a giant wagon […]

Cover Their Tracks!

Got a dog that likes tagging along for car rides?  Heck, got messy kiddos who snack, track dirt from sports, or snack some more, leaving stains behind on the seats?  Have I got a solution for you, that is if you’re like me and are always looking for ways to clean less, live more! ~ […]

You (Durabeam) Light Up My Life

Flashlights are boring.  Or, are they?! Not rhetorical!  An actual question! Allow me: NOT BORING!  As long as you have the right one. ~ 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. It’s much […]