So… I realize I haven’t posted at all during the holiday season, even though I started a great post on keeping up with holiday cleaning. Let’s just say that once the holidays started to sneak up I started to prep my house for guests, got sick, got better, Husband got sick and better, […]
I have this fabulous Oriental rug and it’s so soft and pretty. And to tell you the truth, there are no stories that go with this rug because we’ve only had it for 8 months. Except the one time when Husband accidentally flung gravy onto it. 🙂 I think we have a eating-food-in-the-wrong-room problem. Does […]
Although cleaning your home may feel like a small expense (with the constant buying of cleaning supplies, cleaning services, and not to mention the invaluable use of time) but it can actually save you money.
The old adage that “it takes money to make money” does apply here, but luckily, I know some tricks […]
Ah, college: the best time of your life, the mark of youth, your intellectual growth spurt, and the time of uncleanliness and horrible roommates.
Whether you’re a parent of an incoming freshman, or you’re in college yourself, the lesson of cleaning up after yourself in college is always a lesson that is always needed. You […]
Don’t you wish you could keep your carpets factory-fresh?
Although I wish I could prevent all the chocolate, mud, wine, and juice spills that happen on the carpet, that’s just never going to happen. If you have kids, pets, or are just as clumsy as I am, spills are inevitably going […]
Most mothers know how to clean up before the baby arrives, but once your new little bundle gets to your home, cleaning can often take a backseat. Babies, especially newborns, are an adjustment for everyone in the family and they can affect simple, everyday tasks, such as […]
Whether you live in a classic loft apartment like this one in New York City, or live in a duplex in Dallas, many of us live in (and some even prefer) small spaces. Although there are several advantages of living in a small space, one of the major disadvantages is the tendency to look cluttered […]
Do you ever wonder why we feel so much better when the house is clean? And do you ever wonder why can’t we relax until all of the clutter is cleared?
Recently I read that the reason we feel stressed about clutter and uncleanliness is because back in the days of our ancestors, physical objects […]
Moving is probably one of the most stressful things to endure. From making sure you have everything packed to trying to find the right moving service, you have about a million things on your plate. And although you may just want to rush all your belongings inside and start putting them into place, you absolutely […]
Did you know that salt has more uses than just giving food more calories?
Salt makes a fantastic natural cleaning agent. I mean, it makes sense right? We use salt scrubs at the spa, which have an exfoliating effect on our skin and our nails, so why wouldn’t they give our homes a good scrubbing […]
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