Household Tips

Tips for home renovation, gardening, home decorating, home management ideas, pets and more.
A review of Google Express Costco delivery service.

Get stores like Costco delivered next day or same day via Google Express delivery. I have a promo for free 6-month trial and $15 credit. Love the service.

San Diego County Fair's rows of food.

A review of AT&T’s GoPhone prepaid wireless service which is great for teens, travelers and daily life.

Review of Petco's grooming services

I was very pleased by how the stylist at Petco Grooming handled my nervous rescue dog. He loved it.

There are many benefits of dog parks for both owners and dogs.

Why dog parks are important to for communities, dog owners and especially rescue dogs.

This guy never goes hungry when I have his food on automatic delivery. #PetcoDelivers

Long story short, my rescued dog eats three meals per day. I had every intention of feeding him the recommended amount of dog food in only the morning and in the evening but my husband’s inability to handle these sad eyes staring him down at mid-day means that he now eats

Learn what kind of gear and toys work for our rescued (and slightly pampered) pitbull.

Sometimes, rescue dogs need a bit of extra comfort and attention. Here is the big dog gear including collars, toys and clothes that help our pitbull.

Now, your kids can write a letter to Santa and receive one back for free.

Download a personalized, witty letter from Santa including a personalized envelope that your kids will love.

These DIY Christmas tree preservative recipes will keep your tree looking fresh throughout the holiday season.

Vodka? Maybe not, but these other DIY Christmas tree preservatives should help.

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High-end furniture maker Stanley Furniture celebrates its new San Diego showroom by offering LJM readers an exclusive additional 20% off.

Hang travel memories with Snapfish Canvas and Decor.

Upload Instagram photos to Snapfish in order to create framed prints, big canvases, blankets, pillows and other fun home decor.

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“Is that a Surface?” I asked my friend who had just pulled out a thin device way smaller than a laptop. It looked like a breeze to travel with and she had brought it along on our girls’ trip to Barcelona. Typing furiously on an external keyboard linked to the

I use the XY Find It beacon and app to track where my keys are. Love it.

From keys to kids and pets, XY Find It helps users track the location of what is valuable to them via an easy smartphone app.