Category: Household

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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

5 Things to Know About Outdoor Décor

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Whether you are moving into a new place or updating your home, it is important to update the exterior style of your house as well as the interior. If you watch enough HGTV, you probably have a basic understanding of curb appeal: trimmed lawn, pruned bushes, a crisp paint job and living plants all make your house look much warmer and more inviting then a bunch of vines covering the… Read more

Shop for a Cause with Macy’s Heart of Haiti line

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When we first started the home buying process I knew I wanted to write several home decor, remodeling and other house related posts. I take great pride in how I’ve styled my home. When we have new visitors, I love walking them through and telling them the stories behind the multitudes of photos and other items sitting around. Since we registered at Macy’s, several of the items in our home… Read more

Home Décor Tips for Your First Post-College Apartment

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This post was written by Michelle, a new contributor to Genpink. If the best four years of your life have passed in the blink of an eye and you’ve entered the real world, you know it’s not easy. If you’re lucky enough to have gotten a great job and are finally moving out of your parents house, furnishing and designing your first apartment can be stressful and overwhelming. However, there… Read more

Advice for New Homeowners

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We have officially been home owners for six months! When we started the house buying process I thought I’d document the before, during and after aspects of house shopping, narrowing down our options and then deciding on the “right one”. Turns out the whole adventure was too stressful to even think about anything else! We ended up with a bit of a fixer-upper so we also started remodeling THE SAME… Read more

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