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Foodie Friday! Super Bowl Recipes

Are you ready for some football?  Whether you are hosting a Super Bowl party, attending one, or having a quieter game day at home with the family, you will need some delicious snacks!  We have found some great appetizers for you to serve.  Enjoy!

Kitchen Remodel - Before & After | White Kitchen Design

KLM Kitchens, Baths & Floors remodels a dark and dated kitchen.
 Outdated cabinets and countertops give way to a fresh new look including granite countertops and custom cabinets.  See the transformation in the video below:

Home Tip Tuesday: Benefits of Indoor Gardens

Right now in your home, at least three carcinogenic chemicals are polluting the air you breathe. Benzene, formaldehyde, and trichloroethylene are frequently used in the manufacturing of common household items such as furniture, flooring and decorative accessories. The materials, paints, glues, and finishes used to make synthetic substances can emit toxins into the air, sometimes for several years. This process is known as off-gassing.  Indoor plants can fight the harmful effects of off-gassing. Some plants are able to remove up to 90% of the toxic chemicals in the air in only one day. But cleaner air isn’t the only benefit or growing plants indoors.

Fireplace Designs

What is your favorite winter activity?  There is so much to enjoy outdoors - building  a snowman, ice skating, sledding and more!  The best way to end these activities is a hot beverage in front of the fireplace.  Maybe that alone is your favorite winter activity!  We've found some gorgeous fireplace designs to enjoy.  Which one do you like best?

Home Tour Vlog 52 - New Construction Home in Reserve at Barrington

Today we are touring a new construction home by David Weekley Homes in Barrington, Illinois. This home is in a gated community minutes from the downtown shops of Barrington Village.  This home features just over 2,000 square feet of living space, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a 2 car garage.  Enjoy the video tour below:

Click here for more on this community and the three remaining homes.

Foodie Friday: Soup Recipes

There is nothing like a big bowl of steamy soup to keep the winter chill away.  You can pair it with some delicious bread, sandwiches or a healthy salad.  It's a great meal for lunch or dinner.  And it smells like love as it simmers away.  We've found some great soup recipes for you to try this winter.  Enjoy!

Home Tip Tuesday: Tips on Snow and Ice Removal

It looks fluffy and harmless when it’s coming down, but snow is wet and heavy and can cause serious damage. Left unchecked, snow and ice create unsafe conditions around the house, sometimes making it difficult, or even impossible, to leave or enter the home safely. Take care of your property--and yourself--the right way this winter.