How I Freed Myself From Procrastination and Became a Home Cleaning Queen.
When you pull in the driveway after a busy day, do you ever experience that indulgent moment of yearning to sink down on the couch and relax? To put your feet up and let the day’s stress melt away? I do, but then I open the front door and suddenly it feels like the day’s stress is just beginning. (more…)
It doesn’t look like sugar, and I’m pretty darn sure it doesn’t taste like sugar . . . but the tests were done and the data is in—dust is the new fat maker.
And here you thought it was a poor diet and lack of exercise causing your expanding waist line. Well according to new research out of Duke University in the United States of America, this new kid on the block could actually pack a punch.
The mop has been around since the 1400s, possibly even longer, but it’s come a long way in recent years. There are now so many varieties that a person could actually be forgiven for not knowing what to clean their floor with!
Should you use: a dust mop, a flat mop, a sponge mop, a strip mop, a steam mop, or just your good old-fashioned string mop? Even then, do you use cut ends or looped ends? 100% cotton, poly-cotton blended, rayon-blended, or microfibre twisted? (more…)
5 quick and easy-to-follow tips for maintaining a cleaner house in 2018.
We all have good intentions for change at the beginning of a new year.
‘I will get out more, I will get a better job, I will save for a holiday, I will write that novel, and I will exercise for an hour everyday and lose 20 kilos!’ (more…)
How to get your household chores complete in time for Christmas.
Christmas may be the most wonderful time of the year, but if the celebrations are at your house, it’s probably going to be the most stressful. There are decorations to hang, presents to buy, parties to attend, work to finish, food to prepare, and gifts to wrap—not to mention the cleaning to do! (more…)