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Cleaning Tips and Tipples: Five Minute Cleaning

Sometimes I don’t have the time, energy or desire to completely clean the house from top to bottom. But that doesn’t mean that I can’t do a few quick things that will make me feel better about my surroundings. I … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards

It’s that time of year again. Time to spend hours thinking of witty and memorable little quips to write in your most beautiful script, scrounging for addresses and postal codes (Zip codes for my American readers…) and scraping your dried-out … Continue reading

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Laundry

I hate doing laundry. HATE it. I actually worked in a laundromat the summer between high school and university. It was extremely hot and while I loved my bosses, I hated washing, drying and folding laundry. But it is a … Continue reading

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Breakfast in Bed

There is nothing nicer that getting breakfast in bed. When I was four, I tried to make my Mom tuna salad for breakfast in bed (I was a strange little kid). My hands were too weak (and probably not very … Continue reading

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Make your own Multi-Purpose Spray

Since we’ve made shower spray and carpet refresher, I figure that now it is time to make some more cleaning products for the home. One that I use quite frequently is Multi-Purpose Spray. I spray down the counters in the … Continue reading

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Cleaning your Drains

There is not much worse than a clogged sink. Well, maybe there are, but it’s a sure-fire way to piss me off for the rest of the day. And apparently using commercial chemicals can damage the pipes, which can lead … Continue reading

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Hosting an Easy Cocktail Party

Friday and Saturday are great times to unwind with friends and enjoy a few drinks and snacks. Food for a cocktail party can be quickly thrown together so you’re not spending the night in the kitchen. Being a good hostess … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Multi-Purpose Wipes

Who doesn’t love multi-purpose wipes? They’re convenient and you just use pull one off, wipe up the mess on the counter and then throw it out. And in the vein of my previous post on throwing things out that are … Continue reading

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Make your own Carpet Refresher

I’m getting into making my own cleaning products. I find it’s way cheaper and pretty easy. And I usually have the ingredients on hand. * This has nothing to do with carpet refresher. It’s just an awesome picture! When you … Continue reading

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Cleaning with Lemons

When life gives you lemons, screw lemonade. Get off your ass and clean! Lemons are not only great for cooking and to flavour beverages, but also for cleaning. Cleaning is much more fun with a Lemon Drop Martini or two. … Continue reading

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