No one won top prizes in Roundy’s Monopoly game

No one won top prizes in Roundy’s Monopoly game (via Journal Sentinel)

By Gitte Laasby of the Journal Sentinel Oct. 16, 2012 It was all fun and games at Roundy’s grocery stores until no one won the top prizes in Monopoly. Customers who were dreaming of winning a new $250,000 home, driving a sparkly new $50,000 car or gutting…

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Happy Chinese New Year

Just a shout out to my chinese friends, HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR! wishing you guys the best of luck this coming Horse year. 

Nice home deisng by the ocean

I think this home is really beautiful and one day i do wish to have such a home maybe along the shores of Singapore in the west. I do think the west side of Singapore is slightly less crowded compared to the east and personally i would love to retire in a beautiful home that is less hectic in nature.


This beautiful oceanfront home is located in the Waikaumalo-Maulua Homesteads on the Big Island in Hawaii. The sprawling estate was constructed from the best materials available and is designed to last for generations. Additionally, the home features unparalleled athletic facilities and is fully accessible for the handicapped, making it a comfortable and luxurious home for the most diverse of families.


Lean: DO Try This at Home


Creating home efficiency at home. thought this is pretty interesting for those whom are looking to maximize their time at home. (Well i guess specifically stay at home moms).

Between my two children, there are nine extra- or after-school activities that they participate in.  And I know that this will only get worse.  Every activity has gear associated with it.  We have implemented 5S for each activity.


A Modern Farmhouse Kitchen


Interesting read of the web. Never knew you can have such a combination in terms of designs.

A Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

When designing the kitchen at the Moss Mountain Farm Garden Home my thinking was to build out a farm theme in a fresh and modern way. It’s a combination of farm house style & classic with modern and vintage elements.


What You Should Understand About Home Owner’s Insurance

When shopping for insurance, it pays to assess your property’s value prior to speaking with an insurance agent. You need to have an inventory of household contents and keep that list in a protected place.

An easy way to save on your insurance policy is to pay off your mortgage. Outright homeowners are more careful about their home, or so say insurance companies. Therefore, by paying down your mortgage, you might be able to save on annual premiums. [Read more...]

Choosing The Perfect Insurance Policy For Your Home

Are you aware that homeowner’s insurance protects your valuable belongings as well? If you have items of high value, like art work, electronic equipment, and other expensive items, a good insurance policy will protect them. The following article will give you some great ways to save money on your homeowners insurance policy.

Many renters tend to overlook renter’s insurance. The house is protected by fire insurance bought by your landlord, but your own belongings are not. You must have a policy of your own to protect the value of your items against flood, fire or theft. [Read more...]

You Should Raise Your Deductible If You Want To Lower Your Insurance Rate

Getting an insurance policy that suits your needs is a challenge if you lack the necessary knowledge. Protect your investment in your home by following these great tips, which are designed to provide you with the help you need to find the plan that is right for you.

Paying off a home mortgage can help you save on your policy. A typical insurance provider assumes that people owning their home will put more effort into protecting it and provide lower rates. By paying your home off, you can lower your premium. [Read more...]

Home Insurance Does Not Have To Be Challenging If You Know What You Are Doing

The insurance that is good for your neighbors may not be the same as what you need. There are many types of homeowner’s insurance, so don’t stop looking till you find a package that is custom-suited to your situation. Keep reading to learn more about home owner’s insurance.

One way to save on homeowner’s insurance premiums is to pay off your mortgage. Companies hope that those who own their home outright will take better care of it. When your mortgage never goes down, your premium won’t either. [Read more...]

Top Tips For Getting The Best Home Owner’s Insurance

It is impossible to escape the constant barrage of advertisements from insurers. Find out what you have to know about saving money on your home insurance policy with the use of these tips. Don’t be manipulated by colorful campaigns.

Be sure to purchase your homeowners’ insurance in a timely manner. If you do not have insurance, you will be helpless in the event of a fire, burglary or other disaster. If you carry a mortgage, you are most likely required to have a homeowner’s insurance policy. They are usually required per the loan terms. [Read more...]