I’ve been a homemaker for my whole life. It started early on when I’d line my dolls up at my play kitchen table and make them breakfast. It’s all I’ve ever wanted to be and it’s the one thing I can say I excel at. Over the years I’ve collected hundreds of little household tips […]
I have an odd little ritual of cleaning the refrigerator twice per year – in April and November. If you are at all curious as to what this entails, take a look at the process I go through. It might serve as either inspirational or educational as the holiday seasons approach. Keep all those delicious […]
Forget lists and schedules for proper housekeeping. They can be great, but sometimes looking at a long list of chores can feel so overwhelming. Here are some simple rules to live by that will always keep your house looking presentable. Sure, you will have to do some deep cleaning every once in a while, but […]
I have to admit I am a side-tracker! My husband teases me all the time and it is well deserved. I may start one project and get side-tracked within minutes by starting another. In order for me to get my housecleaning done in a timely manner, I had to create a cleaning routine that I […]
There are a couple isles in the grocery store I try to avoid and those are the cleaning isles. I am always trying to find ways to be more self-sufficient and stop being so reliant on the grocery store. In doing so I have tried and tested many products I can find right in my […]
I can’t figure out how corporations can make millions (billions?) of dollars a year on household cleaners. Most of them are completely unnecessary. You can clean your whole house really well with a few simple ingredients: baking soda, vinegar, liquid castile soap (like Dr. Bronner’s brand ), and club soda.