March 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Clocks

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Cleaning It’s better to run a partially filled dishwasher than let the dishes sit too long. Don’t forget to clean your vent covers. A quick swish with a feather duster or vacuum brush should be all you need. Cooking Don’t dump grease down the drain – it’s bad … [Read more...]

February 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Baskets

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Cleaning Clean up what you’re working on before you get something else out. This applies to kids AND adults! If you don’t have an extra set of sheets for your bed, don’t wash the bedding on a day when you won’t have time to finish the job. Cooking If you can't … [Read more...]

January 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Cleaning Have an extra mop pad or head for your mop. Then when one is being washed, the other is ready to go. “Clutter problems cause cleaning problems.” Nony from aslobcomesclean.com. Cooking When making mashed potatoes, sliced potatoes cook faster than … [Read more...]

December 2013 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Time Management Prepare for tomorrow today. It will make tomorrow go MUCH better. Tie your to-do list in with your schedule. There’s no point in making a long list if you have no time or a short list if you have lots of time. Being flexible is good, but being … [Read more...]

November 2013 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Washer & Dryer

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Time Management If you don’t want to carry your planner with you, take a small notebook so you can write down info to transfer to your planner later. Don’t rely on your memory or your clock for time sensitive tasks. Use a timer or set a reminder on your … [Read more...]

October 2013 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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In case you missed any of the October daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Time Management “Our time management goals should deal with prevention rather than organizing crises.” Stephen R. Covey If your day goes south & your to-do list doesn’t apply anymore, STOP. Take & deep breath & make a new list that does … [Read more...]

September 2013 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Cooking If you use margarine for baking, be careful which kind you buy. The reduced fat varieties sometimes keep your baked goods from turning out. When making enchiladas, before baking, run a butter knife between each one so the sauce can get between … [Read more...]