Between having a 4-year-old and 2 cats, our carpet gets plenty of wear. Just the other day, when my daughter was having lunch, she knocked her chocolate milk all over the floor in the living room. Before I could even run to get a towel, she accidentally knocked her plate over and a small glob of ketchup landed on the carpet. Oy! Read More
I never thought I’d see the day when I would make my own dishwasher detergent. Well, today is that day. I’ve tried “green” detergent from the store but in my humble opinion, this works much better.
My dishes come out sparkly and clean every time. The powder has Read More
When it comes to making natural cleaners, I was skeptical at first but have been really happy with the results. I also feel better about using them and not exposing my 4-year-old to such harsh chemicals and (in her words) “stinky” cleaning supplies. She loves helping me use this furniture polish and dust cleaner, with my supervision, of course. Read More
When we lived in California, we were able to have someone come clean our house every few weeks. After moving to Maine, we decided to just do it ourselves. But I’ll be honest—we may just have to get someone to come in once a month. Between the hurricane hummingbird and my husband, it’s hard to keep up. The upside of moving to Maine… we could afford a bigger house. The downside…I have a bigger house to clean. Haha! Read More
Looking for some inspiration for your Labor Day Weekend celebration? Then take a peek at this festive roundup we’ve put together of all things red, white and blue! From food, to nails, to decorations, you’ll be sure to find something to help bring out your holiday spirit! Read MoreTagged in: desserts, DIY, Food, holiday, ideas, patriotic, red white and blue
In the past when I’ve cleaned—and I admit it’s not as often as it should be—I usually like to bleach the crap out of everything. Then I feel like things get really clean. But now that I’m trying to be more environmentally friendly, I ditched the bleach and came up with this grapefruit and lemon cleaning spray. Read More