If you are anything like the typical family, you don’t use china very often. If you do pull it out on occasion, your china and crystal may get the most use during the last two months of the year. Now that the holiday season is among us, you might be starting to think about pulling […]
When is the last time you cleaned your make-up brushes? Last week? Last month? Last year? Never?! Is it something you ever think to do? How often should we clean make-up brushes? We should definitely clean make-up brushes fairly often since dirty and bacteria they harbor can be smeared on our face. But the exact answer […]
Do you need a natural alternative for washing pesticides and germs off your fruits and vegetables? Try one of these options. Baking Soda Shake some baking soda on your produce, scrub, and rinse. To make a spray, mix equal parts baking soda and water in a spray bottle. To wash a sink full of fruits […]
Ants do not belong in a house. Yet, often, they seem to find their way in. If you’ve seen a few ants creep in, I’m sure you’re ready to get them out FAST. Here are 10 frugal, and mostly natural, ways to rid your home of ants (plus a BONUS at the end!): 10 Frugal […]
The birds are chirping, the warm spring breeze is blowing and all my windows are wide open. That’s when I notice all the tiny hand prints plastered on the glass. While it is a sweet reminder of my young daughters and all our winter adventures it’s not very attractive. And so begins my spring cleaning. […]
Every time I’ve walked in the door the past two years, I’ve looked at the scuff marks that are all along the entry hall wall. And every time I’ve walked in the door it’s bugged me. Well, last week my husband and I bought some paint and finally touched up that wall. It took all […]
Do you have a clean dishwasher? Really? Have you scrubbed it down lately? Disinfected it with vinegar? You may think your dishwasher is clean, but you may need to check again!
Photo Credit: globevisions It’s the time of year fresh fruits and vegetables are at their best. One of the best things about Spring and Summer is the abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables. Unfortunately, preparing the fruit and veggies to eat can sometimes prevent us from actually incorporating them into our diets. I’m embarrassed to […]