Archive for Cleaning

Changing the Cleaning Roles

In a vast majority of households the cleaning roles have changed quite a bit.  In our house we make it a Family Cleaning Affair.  We’ve found that involving everyone makes it easier to feel responsible for the house as all of ours.  In order to do this though, we had to change our cleaning roles and tools. Changing the Cleaning Roles


Family Cleaning Tips

As you’ve probably seen I firmly believe in getting my family involved in everything from cooking in the kitchen to party planning for our next event.  When it comes to cleaning our house I put my best foot forward, but it often falls short.  I can absolutely not claim to be an expert when it comes to cleaning.  It’s just not something that I enjoy.  I’d rather do 100 loads …continue reading

5 Tips for Winter Car Cleaning

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I have lived in NY my entire life.  I grew up an hour north of NYC and moved to western NY for college.  I then continued west to Rochester after college where I met my husband.  We now live near where I grew up.  Every winter that I remember has never …continue reading

Cleaning Tips for Busy Moms

5 Cleaning Tips Busy Moms Lately, Spring is all I can think about.  I’m not a huge cleaning fan throughout the year, but there’s something about having a clean house once the Winter weather is finally gone.  I love being able to open the windows and let some fresh air in and I want to do it knowing that my house is clean.  As many of you know I’m one …continue reading


5 Simple Steps to Declutter

I wrote this blog post as part of a movement by Weight Watchers to encourage people to remember that loving yourself starts with taking care of your health everyday. Though I was compensated for my time and commitment, all views, positive and negative, are my own. With all this snow on the ground, we’re all going a bit crazy.  I find it so difficult to take time for myself when …continue reading

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