DIY Tree Stump Fire Pit Tutorial

Cliffs Notes of a DIY Tree Stump Fire Pit Tutorial DIY your own backyard fire pit in three easy steps! #1: Chop down a big ash tree. #2: Have the stump properly shaped for burning. #3: Burn ALL THE THINGS! After writing this fire pit post, I was shocked to find it’s one of the […]

Folex Carpet Spot Remover

Let’s talk about what I use on my carpet to get out stains: Folex carpet spot remover. Stains of all kinds…even blood. We’ll get to that later. Show of hands: How many of you thought I just misspelled “Rolex” in the title? Well, Folex, the carpet spot remover, is kinda like the Rolex of carpet […]

What You Need to Know Before Buying

This post is a review between Kirkland (the Costco house brand) and Cascade dishwasher pacs. What you should know before buying? Things to Know: #1: I LOVE Costco and Kirkland, their house brand. #2: I will NOT stick with a product that doesn’t work, no matter the brand or my love for said brand. ~ […]

How To Clean Your Microwave Volcano-Style

Confession time: I don’t clean my microwave as often as I should. I mean, if the Queen was headed over and we were gonna share popcorn, I’d clean it RIGHT NOW, but she’s not, so I’m meh – it’ll get done…someday. What if you could make cleaning the microwave fun? WHAT IF?! ~ A gentle […]

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 […]