Thanksgiving Savory Snack Recipe

Thanksgiving Savory Snack Recipe

Serve this quick Thanksgiving bite as an appetizer to effortlessly work in some fish before the traditionally meat-focused meal. Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Cucumber Bites Prep/Total Time: 10 minutes                       Yields: 40 Bites Ingredients 2 English Cucumbers, peeled and cut into 1″ rounds 1 pound smoked salmon, cut into bite-sized pieces (1) 8-ounce package cream […]

Thanksgiving Sweet Treat Recipe

Thanksgiving Sweet Treat Recipe

This holiday Pumpkin Fudge recipe brings the taste of the season with pumpkin, white chocolate, and marshmallow. Pumpkin Fudge Prep Time: 10 minutes       Cook Time: 12 minutes       Total Time: 2.5 hours Ingredients 1½ cups of sugar 2/3 cups of evaporated milk ½ cup of pumpkin puree 2 tablespoons of […]

Decorating your Home for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas

Looking for some easy ways to spruce up your home for Thanksgiving? Check out this easy decorating idea, as well as a fun way to set the table for kids of all ages. Pumpkin and Gourd Filled Lanterns Here’s a quick and easy way to dress up your outside spaces or even brighten a dining […]

Holiday Safety Around the Home

The holidays truly are the most wonderful time of the year (no pun intended), but don’t let the magic of the season get you off your game when it comes to safety. In fact, with added activities, household decor and events, there is a higher risk of emergencies. Holiday Decorating Safety Small children may think […]

How to Stock Up for the Holidays

How to stock up for the holidays at home

Does the idea of holiday entertaining fill you with anxiety? You’re certainly not alone, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Armed with perseverance and a well-stocked kitchen, you’ll find you can even breeze through those last-minute gatherings. Cheers! Drop-in guests won’t expect that you have a full cocktail menu on hand. Offer wine […]

Guest Bathroom Preparation

How to prepare your bathroom for guests

Who doesn’t appreciate a clean bathroom? Personally, I will drive 15 miles out of my way on a road trip just so I can use the crystal clean bathrooms at Buc-ee’s. I really never thought I would say that about any public place, better yet a convenience station. It also doesn’t hurt that they have a […]

Preparing the Guest Room for Visitors

How to prepare your bathroom for guests

If you are planning on having some of your guests stay overnight at your home – you’ll want to ensure that your accommodations are actually accommodating. Here are a few tips and pointers to create an amazing guest experience! The most basic essential of an inviting guest room is that it must be clean and […]

Tidy Up & Prioritize

Tips on how to tidy up and prioritize home cleaning tasks

Finding time to clean and what to clean isn’t as bad as you think, begin with the simple things. A tidy home looks cleaner than a cluttered home. So without any cleaning at all, you can make a much better impression on guests if you take some time to grab a laundry basket and pick up […]

Simple Holiday Cleaning Tips

Simple Holiday Entertaining Cleaning Tips

The holidays can sometimes be overwhelming. From grocery shopping to cooking to hosting – it’s my favorite time of the year, but can also be a challenging few months while I juggle so many balls. Here are 3 simple holiday cleaning tips that helped me spruce up my home so I was prepared even for […]

Our Founding Fathers: Building a Foundation for the Future

Honoring our Heritage and Preparing for our Future

William Blackmon Jr., fresh from service in World War II, started an upholstery cleaning business with college buddy Scott Mooring. The two-man operation, known simply as Blackmon Mooring, grew into a worldwide company that developed a patented steam-cleaning process and evolved into a major player in the post-catastrophe restoration business. William G. “Floppy” Blackmon graduated […]