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Happy Mother’s Day!

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Where to Donate Things in Your Home

Nothing makes clutter clearing easier than knowing your household items, clothes, and shoes are going to a worthy cause. That’s why donating is such a wonderful pursuit; it helps other people while freeing you of stuff you no longer need. Below are some of the most popular things to donate, places to donate them to, …

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Welcoming Spring

Spring is the season of renewal. New beginnings and endless possibilities. Spring also brings out all the pretty flowers and the lovely rainbows and butterflies. When spring arrives, it’s like you get a chance to start over. A chance to start something new and refreshing. It’s almost like being cleansed or baptized of all your …

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Is Your Home a Ticking Time Bomb?

Having a fireplace is nice. It sets the mood for many occasions and looks pretty. However, chimney fires happen. In fact, according to the Chimney Safety Institute of America, they account for an average of 22,300 residential fires per year — most of which could be prevented with a little knowledge and routine maintenance. Here’s what …

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8 Holiday Cleaning Hacks

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and Christmas following close behind, here are 8 cleaning hacks to prepare your home for the holidays. Wipe down your cabinets. Use a household cleaner and a rag to remove any stains or grease on your cabinets. Murphy’s Oil Soap is a great cleaner that works for any material or …

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Some Fall Cleaning To-Dos

A once-a-year massive spring clean may not be everyone’s cup of tea. If you’d rather break up the work, here are some ideas for sprucing up your space this fall. From updating your book collection to cleaning up outdoors, pick and choose from these eight to-dos to create a fall cleaning plan that works for …

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Ways to Getting Things Done While Watching Television

Watching television may not be the most productive activity, but as the television is blaring in the background, it can also give you the opportunity to get some things done. Not only will you get a lot accomplished, but you won’t miss your favorite shows or series in the process! Search for new recipes to …

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10 New Uses for Dish Soap

Dish detergent might be a sink-side staple, but its cleaning power is incredibly helpful all over the house. Because the liquid is mild, it’s often a great choice over harsher chemicals (plus, we bet you’ve got an ever-ready stockpile of the stuff under your sink). Next time you’re giving your house an once-over, consider these …

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Make Your Very Own Green Cleaning Products

Cleaning products can be pretty pricey. Why not save some of your hard earned cash and make your own cleaning products. The ingredients will be chemical free and much safer for you and your family. Here are a few recipes you can make at home that will work just as good as those chemical products …

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Various Ways to Welcome Spring

• Go outside Soaking up the sun is a great way to wake your body out of its winter slumber. Plan a hike, ride your bike, play with the kids, or take a walk around the neighborhood; whatever you choose, you’ll not only increase your fitness levels, but getting a healthy dose of fresh spring …

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