Dirty or Stained Carpet Solution

Dirty or Stained Carpet Solution

A few years ago I became so tired of cleaning up stains on my carpets. I have two cats and I thought they were the best at mess making. Then I had kids. We all know the amount of stains we can get on our carpet from kids. Potty training alone can ruin your carpets. I...
The Busy Mom’s Guide to Decluttering Your Home

The Busy Mom’s Guide to Decluttering Your Home

The Busy Mom’s Guide to Decluttering Your Home  I have come to the point in my life. I feel like the only way my house is ever going to look good is to get rid of all the clutter. I clean my house every week. My kids even have chores to help clean. But it is...
Mom Vs. Clutter: Round One

Mom Vs. Clutter: Round One

I am the kind of person that feels like I can never get ahead with my housework. I blame it on my five kids, my husband and my inability to focus on a project.  Most mornings I already feel defeated. My house gets so much clutter that I can never find a home for...

The Best Way to Wash Wool and Cotton Blankets

Vinegar Tip #10 Wool or Cotton Blankets: freshen these blankets by washing them in a gentle cycle with 2 ½ cups vinegar. My Verdict: I gathered two quilts out of my closet that looked like they could use some freshening up. After washing them with vinegar they did...

Alternatives for Dishwashing Rinse Aids

Vinegar Tip #9 Dish Washing: Use Vinegar as a rinse aid in your dishwasher or if washing dishes by hand add some vinegar to the wash water. This will remove water stains and spots. My Verdict: I put vinegar into my rinse aid of my dishwasher. I inspected my cups after...