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10 Routines To Make Your Day Run Smoothly

Are you tired of mountains of laundry and piles of dirty dishes? Have you already gotten rid of your excess/unused items and it still doesn't feel manageable? We all do the same things every day- we get dressed, make ourselves food, wash our clothes, etc. But when we do those things make a huge difference in whether or… Continue reading 10 Routines To Make Your Day Run Smoothly

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On The Way To Home

"It takes a heap o’ livin’ in a house t’ make it home,  A heap o’ sun an’ shadder, an’ ye sometimes have t’ roam  Afore ye really ’preciate the things ye lef’ behind,  An’ hunger fer ’em somehow, with ’em allus on yer mind.  It don’t make any differunce how rich ye get t’… Continue reading On The Way To Home

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Do You Forget To Clean These 10 Things?

  Spring officially starts March 20th! Is spring cleaning on your mind? It has been for me. Beyond the typical vacuuming and dusting, do you forget about these 10 items that need to be cleaned? I know I do sometimes! 1. Overflow sink drains These can get grimy, so don't forget to clean them when… Continue reading Do You Forget To Clean These 10 Things?

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Home Hacks: Part 3

  Separate your silverware by type in the dishwasher. This way, you can grab a handful of the same type all at once to put back in the silverware drawer: Use a suction cup to keep your razor on the wall of the shower instead of in a puddle of water where it'll get rusty.… Continue reading Home Hacks: Part 3

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10 More Home Hacks

    1.  These containers are meant for baby food, but they are also good for packing snacks in lunch boxes, or for storing pacifiers in a diaper bag: 2. A baby tub can double as a clothes tub if you need to hand wash clothes, but your sink is too shallow: 3. If you… Continue reading 10 More Home Hacks

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10 Home Hacks To Save You Time & Money

    Use your vacuum's brush attachment to clean bookshelves, blinds, fans, and window ledges. It's faster, dust is trapped in the vacuum instead of flying around, and you don't have to use cleaner and rags/paper towel. Have no time to vacuum your couch? Use a lint roller to remove pet hair from it. Lint… Continue reading 10 Home Hacks To Save You Time & Money

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Reorganizing to Save Money

We moved recently from an apartment with deep pantry shelves to a home with about half the pantry space. My old pantry was fairly organized, with labeled bins and a place for everything. The new one, however, became jumbled after just tossing things on the shelf anywhere they fit. With half the space as before, organization became… Continue reading Reorganizing to Save Money