Category: Household

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Upcycle – Your New Stuff With an Old Twist

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Upcycling – the new remodeling with an old twist! How often do you see a piece of furniture on the side of the road or at a garage sale and think, “With some sandpaper and new paint, that would look great in my living room!” Me too! But upcycling doesn’t just stop at furniture. Here are some great ideas to upcycle a lot of your old items.   1. Old… Read more

DIY: House Projects

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With a little bit of time and determination, you can make huge transformations to your home, without spending a fortune. Some of those dreaded projects that seem impossible can be made easy with these great DIY tips and ideas.   Keep a Rolling Grocery or To-Do List on a Butcher Paper Roll Hang a roll of butcher paper on a rod in your kitchen for a convenient grocery list that… Read more

Space Makeovers – Making It Home

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In the craze of life, we sometimes don’t get the time to make our houses into homes. But creating a comfortable home doesn’t necessarily mean a huge make-over project—even the smallest change can make the biggest difference. Here are some useful and fun ideas to help make your home classier and cozier.   1. Craft Room A craft room isn’t just a place to store all your materials and tools,… Read more

Less Clutter, More Cute – Let’s Get Organized!

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Living and working in cluttered spaces is extremely uncomfortable, but somehow it’s so difficult to avoid. Planning, cleaning, and organizing can save immense amounts of time and stress. Here are some great tips and ideas that will help you de-clutter and start the new year right.   1. Hoopla These adorable cloth bags are easy to make, and they serve such a wide variety of purposes. Because they are easy… Read more

Gift Guide: Newborn Baby Adoption

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Chicco. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. According to the Love Languages book, gift-giving is one of the ways I show love. Combine that with the fact that me buying anything for babies pretty much results in a “but looooook how cute this is?!” and you… Read more

7 moving tips for a cross-country move: 1+ months out

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 This post was created in partnership with Hire-A-Helper. All thoughts and opinions belong to GenPink contributor, Hannah, who is planning a Texas to Florida move VERY soon.  In a few months I am going to move to Florida, about 1,000 miles from my current home in Texas. I have been trying to figure out what needs to be done and when it needs to be done. Here is a list of… Read more

Mix & Match Dishes for the Ultimate Personalized Kitchen

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Maybe it’s a generational thing, or maybe it’s just me but I feel like the days of registering for one set of dishes as wedding gifts with place settings for 12 is a thing of the past. Don’t get me wrong, we did register for nice dish-ware as well as china but we also had… Read more

Pinterest Pressure: “Unfinished” Home Tour

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I received a notice several weeks ago from Timehop that one year ago we were in the process of waiting on our loan to go through so we could buy our very first house! When we started the home buying process I envisioned we’d have a whole series of Young House Love-esque posts. The house we were buying certainly needed some revamping, so I figured we’d have the perfect before… Read more

Organizing Our Garage with Rubbermaid

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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Rubbermaid, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FastTrack. See more. This week marks our one year anniversary as homeowners! Before we moved in we walked the entire house, inside and out, making a mega to-do list. The first round of that list had anything and everything we wanted, needed and hoped to… Read more

4 Tips for Staying Organized When Moving

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This post was written by Ashley, a brand new contributor to Genpink who just moved from Midwest to Texas. As you can imagine moving your entire life across several states can be quite chaotic. So, she’s sharing her tips on how she stayed organized during the whole process! This is a sponsored post written on behalf of BIC® 4-Color™. I recently moved. More importantly, I recently moved across 3 states by… Read more

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