Home & Garden


Is It Time for a Spring Mattress Refresh? 2

Is It Time for a Spring Mattress Refresh?#WayfairAtHome #WayfairMattressRefreshIt’s hard to believe that it’s already Spring! Where has the time gone? This year was a memorable one for weather here in the White Mountains of Arizona. We had struggled with moisture for the past few years, and finally were able to get a great snow season and snow pack in the mountains. We’re really hoping […]

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Cleaning 101 – Tips You Need for a Clean Home 8

Cleaning 101 – Tips You Need for a Clean Home#Cleaning101 #Wayfair #TigerStrypesBlog The winter here in the Arizona mountains has been crazy. We just got a storm that left around 3 feet of snow on the ground…I know the East Coasters are laughing at me right now, but for us that’s a lot! It’s starting to warm up, but the temps have been in the […]


Make a Shadow Box Valentine Gift #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Make a Shadow Box Valentine Gift #TigerStrypesBlog #Valentine Shopping recently, I found a bunch of plain shadow boxes at a local store on clearance after Christmas, and figured they would be useful in making just about anything.  Seeing a post online of someone adding a sticker to the front, so I figured that I could make something like that for Valentine’s Day.  Visiting the Cricut […]

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Create Winter Style at Home with Wayfair! 2

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this blog post!Create Winter Style at Home with Wayfair!#Wayfair #WinterStyle It’s hard to believe that January is almost over. Here in the White Mountains of Arizona, winter lasts a bit longer than some other places. The past few years we were praying for snow and tired of the warm days. Well, with the snow this year and […]


New Year, New Décor – It’s Time! (Sponsored by Wayfair) 7

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this sweet blog post! New Year, New Décor – It’s Time! #WayfairNewYear #WayfairAtHome #SponsoredI can’t believe that it’s already 2019.  My birthday was just a few days ago, and being almost to the mid-40 area, I’m starting to look at life a bit differently.  What is really needed in my life?  What are some things, that I […]

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string art

I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog 10

I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog #StringArt I’ve seen a lot of photos of string art lately, and it made me want to learn how to do it myself.  I checked out different forums online, and couldn’t really find a very down-to-earth tutorial, so I put a few pieces of the instruction that I found useful together, and came up with this post.  […]


Light Up Your Space With 1000 Bulbs 6

Thank you #USFG for partnering with me on this blog post! Light Up Your Space with 1000 Bulbs!#USFG #1000Bulbs I’ve seen ads for 1000 Bulbs online, but have never shopped with them before. When I saw the info about them on US Family Guide, I figured it was a great time to try them out. I trust US Family Guide’s opinions of certain companies, and […]

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Make Some Mummy Candleholders #Halloween #TigerStrypesBlog 1

Make Some Mummy Candleholders #TigerStrypesBlog #Halloween I cannot believe that it’s already the end of October.  Where does time go?  With our son almost being 18, the days of trick-or-treating are over.   Well, until we take the Grandkids, but that will be a long, long, …….long time in the future!!  Better be, anyway. 🙂 I wanted to make something easy and fun for decorations this […]


Let’s Make a Holy Roar with Chris Tomlin 4

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Let’s Make a Holy Roar with Chris Tomlin #HolyRoar #FlyBy I recently heard about the Holy Roar CD by Chris Tomlin from FlyByPromotions. Any time I hear of something new coming out from Chris, I’m wanting to go line up […]

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Stream Media with Google Chromecast 4

Thank you Best Buy & Google for partnering with me on this blog post! Stream Media with Google Chromecast#ad @BestBuy @madebygoogle Chromecast is designed to make the most of the apps and entertainment already on your phone. Shows, movies, live TV, YouTube, photos and more. It’s all just a tap away from all of your family’s devices. Features: All together now Watch movies, shows, live […]


Who’s Ready for S’More Fun? (Sponsored by Wayfair) 6

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this sweet blog post!Who’s Ready for S’More Fun?#WayfairMarshmallowMadness #Sponsored #adIt’s crazy to think that it’s already August!! Here in the mountains of Arizona, we’re usually out all Spring and Summer long enjoying backyard barbecues, parties, etc. This year, however, was one of the worst in regards to fire danger here where we live. We were under Stage […]

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Ways to Consider Your Media Choices

Thank you ValuedVoice & The Way for partnering with me on this blog post! 6 Things to Consider About Your Media Choices When you are seeking out entertainment, the sheer breadth of options can be overwhelming. There are always songs on the radio, shows on TV and movies in theaters that you can enjoy. How much do you think about this media, though? Do you […]


Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog 10

How To Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog #Upcycled #Bench It seems like when you think that you have the perfect piece of furniture, you end up needing something else.  We had a cute set of bunkbeds for our son, be he ended up not really liking them.  We took the top off and had just the bottom for awhile, and then he needed […]

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Check Out the HP Envy x360 Laptop

Thank you Best Buy & HP for partnering with me on this blog post!Check Out the HP Envy x360 Laptop@HP #Windows @BestBuy #adHave you heard about the new HP Envy x360 Laptop that is soon to be released? I can’t wait to try it out. I’m one that has always loved HP. Quality products, easy to use and exceptional customer service. With this new laptop, […]


Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family 16

Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family#EmergencyGoKit #Disaster #Family Working with the American Red Cross for a few years now, as a part of the Disaster Action Team, we deal regularly with natural and man-made disasters. This summer has already had all of us on call for weeks for the threat of wildfires here in the mountains of Arizona. We have Stage 3 restrictions […]

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Keep Your Yard Trimmed with Troy-Bilt 12

Thank you Viewpoints & Troy-Bilt for partnering with me on this blog post!Keep Your Yard Trimmed with a Troy-Bilt Curved Shaft String Trimmer #ad #sponsored #viewpoints #TroyBiltI received the Troy-Bilt Curved Shaft String Trimmer to try out at my home and let you all know of our opinions on it. The package arrived quickly and everything was packed really well. The instructions that were included […]


Dr. Jacobs Naturals are Amazing! 12

Thank you #USFG & Dr. Jacob’s for partnering with me on this blog post!Dr. Jacobs Naturals are Amazing!#USFG #DrJacobs31 #TigerStrypesBlogI recently heard about the Dr. Jacobs Naturals brand from US Family Guide and really wanted to try it. We never really thought of it back in the day, but now you have to be a bit worried about what are in the products that you […]

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Have Some Fun With Drop It! #TigerStrypesBlog 16

Thank you #Tryazon for partnering with me on this blog post! Have Some Fun With Drop It!#Kosmosgames #TryazonI got the Drop It game from #Tryazon and #Kosmogames and couldn’t wait to play it. It kind of reminded me of a twist between Connect Four and Tetris. I always loved those games. Being one that you had to worry about colors, I was a bit worried […]


Spring Outdoor Grilling & Entertaining with Wayfair – My Blogger’s Picks! 8

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this blog post & letting me be a part of the ” Blogger’s Picks” Spring Outdoor Grilling & Entertaining with Wayfair My Blogger’s Picks!#Wayfair #BloggersPicks #Shopping #TigerStrypesBlogIf you’re like me, you’re always looking around online for great deals, and amazing products. Wayfair is one of my favorite sites, to find all of that…and more! They always have […]

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Find a Restoration Service to Repair That Water Damage 12

Find a Restoration Service to Repair That Water Damage Who hasn’t dealt with the problems of owning or renting a home?  You just get settled and than you hear that dreaded dripping sound from the kitchen or bathroom.  Have you been there?  If you’re like most, you figure that it will be a quick fix and you’ll be on your way.  Well, when that quick […]