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Kate likes to keep things real and writes about family, decor, and organizing on her blog housemixblog.com. She and her husband, Marcello, and have three kids. Kate is from the Midwest and Marcello is from Italy, but they call southwest Florida home. At their house there is lots of pasta, It-lish (speaking in half Italian and half English), dancing, yelling (usually the good kind), and general chaos.

A Little More About Me

16 Simple Ways to Save Money Every Year

When I decided to quit my job and stay home with our first son, my husband and I whittled away our budget as tight


I like to look put together but I’m too busy with my kids and projects to take time to think about it. My goal