June 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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. If you have blinds above your kitchen window, you’ll need to clean them w/a damp rag occasionally. Food splatters can make them look grungy. Cleaning is easier in daylight & you get better results. When it’s dark, you lack motivation & you can’t see … [Read more...]

May 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

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.   Don’t wait until the kitchen trash can is full & overflowing before you dump it. Dump it just a little before it needs it. Keep a travel size package of baby wipes in your car for those occasions when you need to wipe something off. If your house is a mess … [Read more...]

April 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

stove

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 If you can’t get control of a clutter spot in your house, consider getting rid of the spot completely (if it’s furniture) or make it impossible to pile things there. Don’t forget to include outside areas like decks and patios on your cleaning … [Read more...]

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

clock

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...]

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...]