How To Get Your Kids To Do Chores

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March 14, 2020

So I don’t know about your kids, but mine weren’t always the most enthusiastic when it came to doing their chores. The lure of an allowance didn’t seem to be enough for them to want to help out around the house. My littlest (who is currently 6 years old ) was always a little more […]

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The best gifts for her this Valentine's Day 2020

Pretty Valentine’s Day Gifts For Her

Lifestyle

February 2, 2020

If you are looking for a few ideas for a Valentine’s Day gift for her you’ve come to the right place! Here are some gift ideas that won’t break the bank, but will still make her want to be your lobster! Ummmm pearlescent pink Hunter rubber boots…yes please!! She’ll love these Hunter booties! All the […]

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Valentine's Gift Guide for kids 2020

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Kids

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January 31, 2020

My husband and I don’t really celebrate Valentine’s Day on February 14th! Restaurants are always busy and we appreciate smaller gestures throughout the rest of the year. But I do like to make the day special for my girls and I’m always on the lookout for Valentine’s Day gift ideas for kids! I usually set […]

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Free Printable Valentine’s Day Cards

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January 27, 2020

I love Valentine’s Day, but not in the traditional sense. My husband and I don’t buy each other gifts or go out on a date ( because the restaurants are always packed)! But I do love decorating the house (see Valentine’s Day Decorating Ideas), bringing in fresh flowers & candy, and creating Valentine’s Day cards […]

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Favorite products to get organized for the new year

Friday Finds – Get Organized

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January 10, 2020

It’s that time of year! Time for a fresh start! I love decluttering & organizing in January to prepare for the new year ahead! I know Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but I love a good clean and purge after the holidays almost as much as all the Christmas bustle! Here […]

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Pantry organization

Realistic Tips for Pantry Organization

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January 9, 2020

So we’ve all seen those glorious and perfectly organized rainbow pantries on Pinterest and online. And I’ll admit I’m a little bit obsessed with all the beautiful images of pristine pantry organization! But are they actually attainable? Can you actually decant every single item into clear storage containers, organize your tea bags by colour, and […]

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Best of The Ginger Home 2019

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December 31, 2019

I’ve teamed up with some amazing bloggers to share our top 10 posts of 2019 to ring in the New Year! These are the posts that really resonated this year and I can’t wait to get started on what’s coming up for The Ginger Home in 2020! Top Ten Posts of 2019 #10 Christmas Front […]

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The Best Ways To Organize A Small Kitchen

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December 31, 2019

Our kitchen is fairly small at 11ft x 12ft! It feels larger because of the open floor plan, but the cabinetry space is limited so we maximize every square inch! Read on for our ideas on the best ways to organize a small kitchen! We gutted and renovated this kitchen in 2011. If you want […]

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12 Reasons to Embrace Small Space Living

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December 31, 2019

I truly believe that any house can be a home no matter what the size! Our house is a 1350 sq ft bungalow built in 1993. It took vision to see it’s potential, but now we love small space living! We chose to buy a smaller home for many reasons! Here are the top 10: […]

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Holiday Hosting Checklist – 10 Ways to Make Guests Feel Welcome

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December 15, 2019

The holidays are a time for visiting and hosting and endless parties! Here’s a holiday hosting checklist of ways to make guests feel welcome in your home this season! #1 Make Room Welcome guests from the moment they walk up to the front door! Turn the porch lights on, put out a welcome mat and […]

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