1. Laundry Baskets – When we saw this idea, we thought it was brilliant! Keep one or two laundry baskets in the trunk of your car. We are sure you can find multiple uses for them, but the use that we were really excited about was grocery storage. Put your groceries in the laundry baskets to keep everything contained while you are driving. This prevents a bunch of grocery bags…Continue
Added by Heather Kline Lipe on August 6, 2013 at 2:09pm — No Comments
Some women view cleaning up as a chore, but I view it as a step by step process that is organized, effective and actually relaxing (crazy I know). Allow me to explain:
Here is picture of my kitchen after dinner, which pretty much looks like a disaster. There are dishes everywhere, items to be stored and put away, dirty napkins, counter tops that are littered with cutting boards, grease and the remnants of a delicious meal.…Continue
Added by Ellie Hirsch on June 24, 2013 at 9:33pm — No Comments
Does your car need some tender loving care? Have your kids helped trashed your car? If you have kids, you probably are already aware of how much stuff tends to accumulate in the car and if you are a new parent, here is what you can look forward to in the future. I know that if I went out to the car right…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on April 11, 2013 at 4:12pm — No Comments
Is your bathroom a disaster? Does your bathroom need deep cleaning? I know mine is usually cluttered with beauty products and personal items on the bathroom counter. The bathrooms in our house are lacking in storage so our personal care items usually end up sitting on top of the…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on April 10, 2013 at 5:06pm — No Comments
My life has changed!
No, really. I am so excited to tell you about this new cleaning system and trust me, there’s not much that has to do with cleaning that excites me. But this, my friends, this has to be shared with mamas everywhere! It’s called the…Continue
Added by Angelique Lorence on April 10, 2013 at 7:49am — No Comments
Does your child’s room need a deep cleaning? Does their room look similar to the one in the photo? If your child’s room looks similar to the photo then it is time to help them get their room organized and give their room a makeover. From time to time it is important for you and your child to purge and get…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on April 8, 2013 at 5:02pm — No Comments
Do you spend your weekend trying to get some cleaning accomplished? Most women usually end up cleaning on Saturday mornings, especially, if the younger kids are still asleep. This is a perfect time to clean up the kitchen and the living room. Cleaning up these two rooms doesn’t have to take more than…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on April 6, 2013 at 3:23pm — No Comments
OK so I finally gave in a bought some of these boogies wipes for children for runny noses and such, especially good when they have a cold. I have heard good things about them and since I have so much trouble getting my toddler to wipe and or blow her nose I thought i would give them a try. Well i got to say I love them. My daughter hates when her nose…Continue
Added by Ashley Oakley on November 17, 2012 at 5:43pm — No Comments
I'm sure we all have a routine where we thoroughly clean our homes. Some of us may do it more frequently than others but nevertheless we have to do it from time to time. There are places that most of us forget to clean or don't feel the need to clean them often and the scary thing is that these objects are LOADED with germs that may in fact make you…Continue
That’s what I said! When I met Jacque Egnatic, the inventor of Jeweler in the Dishwasher, at a recent trade show, I’m sure that I had this dumb, questioning look on my face. What? Clean my fine jewels in the……
Added by The Succulent Wife on October 11, 2011 at 7:21pm — No Comments
Allergy season has arrived. The best place to start preventing allergies is at home. Here are some tips for decreasing allergens (such as dust-mites and mold) in your home. The effectiveness of these steps will vary due to what type of allergy you or your family members have.
Added by Lori Thayer on May 9, 2011 at 8:55pm — No Comments
Home is where the heart is. Sometimes it gets a bit stuffy though. Every once in a while it seems the air in the house is stagnant and not very fresh. No wonder with all the chemicals we get from the fabrics, paint and furniture that is in our houses. With spring here it is time to freshen the air in your healthy home.
Added by Lori Thayer on April 25, 2011 at 10:53am — No Comments
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Added by Keri Pugh on February 7, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Living surrounded by testosterone leaves a lot to be desired. Even both of our dogs are male. Shawn once joked that I should put the lid back up on the toilet when I'm done. (Democracy.)
Added by Angie Schweitzer on January 17, 2011 at 10:04pm — No Comments
To Driving home from school one night last week I got a text from my husband “Don’t freak out, child is cleaning a big mess.” “Okay” I respond, trying to figure out what happened but not brave enough to ask. I do some mental preparations as I continue my drive home telling myself that it will be okay, it can’t be that bad. Then I walk in the door.…Continue
Added by Jessica D Torres on January 13, 2011 at 11:03am — No Comments
I like providing a variety of art activities for my little girl. I believe that like literacy, creativity needs to be fostered. In particular, open-ended art projects are especially important in our house. Painting, drawing, sculpting....
Added by Jennifer | The Deliberate Mom on October 28, 2010 at 11:05am — No Comments
Confession time: I can report that facebook suicide never actually happened. Nor did my respite from the laptop, at least not to the degree that I’d considered. I blame The Son; I need to buy uniform, lunchboxes, name tapes. And that, my friends, is a blog post all of its own.
However, I can report that yesterday my facebook status read: ‘there is nothing that makes you…
Added by Max Cat on August 17, 2010 at 4:25pm — No Comments