Courtney Myers

If you work from home, you understand the struggle. You want a space for yourself, where you can spread your work out and get tasks done, but you also want it to be as comfortable as possible. After all, you’re in your home! The good news is that you don’t have to set up shop on your living room couch anymore. Reclaim that fun space for your family, and give your home office a makeover with these simple tips. more >
We’re not even halfway into the year yet, and already there are major design trends popping up all over the place. From the quirky and cool to the downright beautiful, here are five you can’t afford to miss. more >
As homeowners, we’re always looking for ways to save a little cash. It makes sense then, that when issues arise, our first inclination is to attempt to fix the problem ourselves. However, unless you’re a trade professional in that area, you can often end up causing more harm than good and exacerbating the damage. Here are three projects you should always leave up to the experts. It’s worth the extra money to save yourself a ton of stress down the road. more >
Everyone wants that youthful glow, but it’s not easy to come by. Age, lifestyle, and genetics all play a role in how our skin looks. Thankfully, there are a few simple ways to transform yours into the healthy and smooth look you desire. Today, we’re sharing five of our favorites. more >
You spend a ton of time in your bedroom, but do you love the way it looks? It should be a peaceful oasis that encourages you to relax and escape, but most of us see it simply as the place where we sleep at night. No more! Transform it with these simple, inexpensive quick changes. more >
You worked hard to get the home of your dreams. You planned for it and saved for it and the day you were handed the keys to your front door is one you’ll never forget. Yet, without proper foresight, you could risk losing your dream to foreclosure, disaster, theft and more. Here are a few simple ways to stay safe and protected. more >
We’ve got a bunch on our plate, and juggling it all is never easy. Thankfully, there are plenty of tech tools designed to take the stress and headache out of the equation. Let’s review a few of our favorites. more >
It’s the Digital Era and we’re here for it. If you thought your automatic coffee maker was cool, you’ll be blown away by these smart home technologies that are completely changing the game. more >
Working from home is the dream...until you realize it’s 2:00 in the afternoon, you’re still in your pajamas and you still haven’t gotten through that pile of emails growing in your inbox. The good news is that it’s totally possible to be productive and successful when you work from home. They key is to stay on task and minimize distractions, which can be easier said than done unless you know a few tricks. Here are five of our favorites. more >
We might be in the middle of a long and chilly winter, but spring is just around the corner and you know what comes after that! Summer! If you’re tired of blankets and candles and you’re ready to throw open the windows and let a warm breeze in, hold tight. Today, we’re taking a look at five ways you can bring a little cheerful summertime into your home no matter what the temperature is outside. more >
It’s Friday, the kids are at your in-laws and it’s finally time for a romantic date night with your significant other! The only problem? Your living room is full of Legos, coloring books, homework, and office supplies -- not exactly the environment you want to come home to. Not to worry! Here are three ways you can quickly transform the space into a special, whimsical area that’s sure to send a few sparks flying. more >
Planning to move in the near future? If you’ve ever undertaken the process before, you know it can be more than a little time-consuming and stressful. Here are five ways to make the journey to your new home as smooth and successful as possible. more >
As a homeowner, you want the best for your property. You want to make sure that no matter what happens in the future, your home and its contents are properly cared for and available to your dependents. Let’s take a look at three steps you can take today to make sure your loved ones can always come home to the house they love. more >
He who fails to plan, plans to fail, right? If you believe this mantra is true (and we totally do!) then keep reading. Today, we’re sharing five super easy things that you can plan for right now to ensure that your home and life are easier to manage, both now and in the future. more >
In most parts of the country, it’s the dead of winter. You’re likely (rightly) snuggled inside by the fire, catching up on your shows and digging into that great book you’ve been putting off by your bedside. Yet, there’s no time like the present to get your yard summer-ready. Here are three steps you can take now to make sure that when warmer temperatures do roll around, your lawn will be ready. more >
It’s impossible to know everything about every subject you’re interested in. Thankfully, that’s why there are specialized and knowledgeable experts ready and willing to help. Connecting with these individuals is critical to helping you grow both personally and professionally. Here are five experts you should have on speed dial. more >
The big day is coming up soon, and you’re still standing in the card aisle, looking over that same old box of chocolates. This Valentine’s Day, spread a little love and cheer by doing something totally different and unexpected. Besides, flowers don’t last long anyways, and neither does that candy you’re holding. So let’s look into something new and fresh that will leave an impression long after February is over. more >
If you’ve noticed your electric bill rising with the colder temps, you might be tempted to pack up and move to a warmer climate just to save a few bucks! The good news is, there are plenty of small tweaks you can make today to save some significant cash on your next invoice. Staying warm and saving money -- what’s not to love? more >
Got a big presentation coming up, or getting ready to have that talk you’ve been dreading? Don’t sweat it! With these quick and easy tips, you’ll be ready to handle any situation with grace and confidence. more >
Want skin that glows from the inside out? The good news is you don’t have to take major steps to overhaul your skincare regime. With a few simple changes, you can be well on your way to that fresh and healthy look that renders foundation totally optional. more >
This is it. You’re ready to settle down and you’ve given up the “just for now” phase of home ownership. Your forever home is just around the corner, and you’ve been dreaming about it for years, maybe even since you were a little kid. But the journey to reach it might be more challenging than you think. Here are a few ways to make the process smoother, and come home sooner. more >
Ready to change things up a bit in your powder room, but aren’t ready for a total (expensive) remodel? Luckily, there are a few easy changes you can make to give your bathroom space an entirely new look for less. more >
It’s winter, which means you’re likely doing a majority of your workouts indoors. Tired of the same old weight machines and ellipticals? Here are five fun workouts you can try to shake up your exercise routine! more >
You’ve dreamed about it since you were a kid playing M.A.S.H. in middle school. Now, you’re grown and about to embark on the house hunting (or building) adventure of a lifetime. Stressed out about what things to include, or not sure where to even start? We’ve got you covered. more >
For all their snow-covered glory, the winter days can be short, cold, and bleak. Thus, it’s no wonder why so many of us feel the blues creeping in this time of year, especially once all of the holiday excitement is over. The good news? You don’t have to hibernate until spring to feel better. Try these five quick pick-me-ups for an instant mood booster that works. more >
With cooler temperatures come frozen pipes, chilly drafts, leakages, and dangerous driving conditions. Help protect yourself, your loved ones, your vehicle, and your home with these five simple steps that could make a big difference. more >
Winter means the holidays, snow, and cozy nights by the fire. Unfortunately, it also can also mean itchy, red, and super dry skin. If you're struggling with chapped hands and scaly elbows, you're not alone. Here are four quick ways to reverse the damage. more >
Stepping on spare Legos in the middle of the night? Losing your bills amid the stacks of paper covering your home office? You don’t have to devote an entire afternoon to deep cleaning your home. There are five easy and quick ways you can declutter right this very instant. Let’s clean it up! more >
The temperatures are dropping and the days are getting shorter. Does the idea of getting dolled up for a chilly night on the town pale in comparison to the thought of staying in by the fire? Luckily, you don’t have to travel far for a romantic and uber-special date night. Pull on those sweats, cue up the Netflix, and settle in for a night you won’t forget. more >
Right now, it seems the entire country is in the middle of a cold snap. Brave these frigid temps and shorter days by creating a playlist that's hot enough to get you through even the chilliest season! more >
We’ve turned the calendar page to 2018, which means there are 12 new months of birthday celebrations! Read on to learn five ideas sure to leave your family and friends in awe, from the littlest generation to the oldest. more >
Is your ice maker on its way out? Are you constantly calling the HVAC tech to repair your air conditioner? Let's explore when to save those big-ticket appliances and when to look for a new one. more >
It’s out with the old and in with the new! This year, resolve to take charge of your health and reclaim your well-being with these five easy steps. more >
Wintertime aches got you down? Before you invest in an expensive pro massage, try these simple tricks to ease the pain and find fast relief! more >
They might be temporary living quarters, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't look and feel like your own. Here are five easy ways to transform your rental without creating a permanent change. more >
Temperatures are dipping, which can only mean one thing. It's peppermint mocha season! Save money and gas by making this DIY version at home! more >
You don't have to shell out big bucks for a fancy spa. Here are five easy ways you can take off the day, right within the comfort of your own home! more >
It's holiday party season! Want a quick way to "wow" your guests on a budget? Create a meat and cheese board that they'll nibble on -- and talk about -- for hours. more >
You don't have to have a huge budget or tons of time to make a big difference in your living space. All it takes is a little creativity and gumption! Here are five easy ways to get started today. more >
Holiday baking is right around the corner. Are you rolling with the best tools or are you still stuck mixing dough by hand? Let's take a look at five can't-miss gadgets that'll save you time and sanity. more >
She'll always be your baby, but she's ready to move out of that crib and claim a space of her own. Here are five easy ways to give her the special, big-girl room she deserves. more >