Cleaning Tips and Articles

Read my blog articles here to find tips on easier, more efficient, greener ways to keep your home clean-all the time!
 
Bissell Powerfresh Steam Mop Review (1940 Series): A Surprising Game Changer
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While I was enjoying coffee and shopping on Amazon for Cyber Monday I saw the Bissell Powerfresh Steam Mop. So I bought myself an early Christmas present 🙂 I’ve been wanting to try a steam mop and this one is … Read More

Keeping a Clean House with Dogs
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I love my furbabies! Ginger, my Rat Terrier, is older now. She finds whatever room I’m in, settles down for a nap and actually snores! Pippi my Greyhound understands every word I say-of course-and I speak Pippi too. I know when … Read More

How to Clean Stinky Clothes; Bye Bye Smell!
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I live in North Carolina where lately it’s been 100 degrees with an insane amount of humidity. Walking outside is like walking into a sauna. Sunday I had a client who needed work done in her garage. Like an idiot … Read More

Clean Your Bathroom Fast and Guilt Free
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Cleaning my bathrooms used to take so long and incite guilt. Are you like, “A-ha! I know exactly what she’s going to say next!” Or are you like “Is she insane? Who feels guilty when they clean the bathroom? I … Read More

Spring Fresh Laundry
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Who doesn’t love the smell of fresh laundry?  I’m a little crazy about things smelling good.  Have I shared that before? Here are some easy and inexpensive tips for spring fresh laundry all year long. Anyway, I have a set … Read More

A Mop You Can Feel Good Using:  Easy, Inexpensive and Green
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Both of my Swiffer mops broke within days of each other.  Coincidence?  I think not.  Now I had a reason to research the perfect mop, rather than just grab the easiest thing at the grocery store.  After some research I … Read More

Thieves: The ONE Cleaning Product You Need to Start the Year Off Right
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If you read my last blog, I admitted I have A LOT of Christmas decorations.  When they are all stored neatly in the attic, the house seems SO bare.  So it’s the perfect time for a really good clean!  This … Read More

DIY Wool Laundry Balls
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In my quest to go green and have fabulously smelling clothes, I’ve run across wool dryer balls.  These are less costly than dryer sheets and don’t contain any chemicals.  (I had no idea those dryer sheets I was using for … Read More

Easy, Green, DIY Nourishing Dusting Spray
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My son’s cross country coach is a fantastically upbeat, positive person.  He is so lucky to be coached by her!  The other day she said “I love your posts!  We’re kindred spirits!  I make my own laundry detergent!  I have … Read More

Easy Green Laundry Detergent
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I love the new chemical-free trend.  I wish I had known all this when my children were little!  But it’s never too late to start, right?  So I now make my own laundry detergent.  I resisted this for a long … Read More