While Sitting on the Rug, Waiting for The Youngest to Sleep

While sitting on the rug waiting for my monkey of the bunch, yes that would be K-monster, to fall asleep I am found analyzing the rug. You see, what else can I possibly do to keep myself awake while sitting in frustration that my almost five year old will not just fall asleep like his brother once he hits the pillow?! We went from having mostly wood floors to having a nearly fully carpeted house, that means the boys were first and foremost excited to have “squishy” carpet floor for their bedroom and I was excited to be able to […]

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Having Clean Carpets Brings Me Joy

I run a pretty decent looking household, meaning I have the more “lived in” look versus the actual “spectacular spotless” type environment. Having three kids and a work from home business to run means that some chores such as dusting or vacuuming as often as I should are put on the back burner.  As I sit and stare at the floors and dream of having nice clean carpets that were professionally cleaned from carpet cleaning nyc I have to remind myself that no matter how lived in my home appears, that it is sanitary. Having quality time with my kids […]

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How do you make your house feel more like a home?

By definition, a house is a building which is used for human habitation.  Transforming a house into a home is something that requires time and patience but it does not require the expensive services of an interior designer.  Instead, successfully reflecting the collective personality of the inhabitants – positive attitude, lifestyle preferences, or a sense of fun, perhaps – can turn a relatively ordinary place of residence into a warm and welcoming home environment. Color me comfy   Whether living solo or in a family group, the colors in a home, coupled with the lighting, serve to create the underlying […]

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My Carpets Need a Cleaning

I was on Facebook the other day saying how my carpet needs to be cleaned. I have never cleaned my carpets in this house since I have owned it which has been over five years! Carpet cleaning is just something I never really thought about, obviously I vacuum. I vacuum 1-2 times a day, with these kids you never know what you are going to have to vacuum up! I swear my kids drive me bonkers and when potty training came for my first born son it was a nightmare of carpet messes where I was on my hands and […]

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Looking for New Rugs?

Did you ask Santa for a new rug this year but he didn’t bring you one? What about checking out a great selection of Jute Rugs for your home? These rugs look really adorable on site and seem to be something great to use on a hardwood floor. I know we have hardwood floors and man are they cold first thing in the morning, nothing like stepping out of bed onto a nice rug of your choice to keep them toes warm first thing in the morning or through out the cold Winter days and nights! Another style of rug […]

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Pet Rugs, a Purr-fect Christmas Gift

My daughter is excited because she loves cats and I found a new product that will eliminate her cold feet first thing in the morning on our hardwood floors and keep her smiling too! It’s called Pet Rugs and they are awesome for any cat lover in your life! No-slip is perfect for us because we found with other rugs that they would slip right out from under you when you stepped on them with the slippery hardwood floors in this house! About Pet Rugs Looking for something unique to get the cat lover in your life? Look no further […]

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Tufenkian Carpets Portland, Oregon Sale

I am writing today to share a sale with my Portland, Oregon area readers! Tufenkian Carpets is having an area rug sale from March 5th through March 14th in the Pearl District of Portland! You can save up to 70% off most carpets and the great news is that if you register online you will save an additional 10% off your rug! I don’t know exactly how many of you are in this area, but the rugs look amazing! I am addicted to area rugs, think they are so awesome! I know that saving up to 80% off an area […]

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