For ages I had a container hidden under my bed, absolutely stuffed with every manual for everything I’ve ever purchased. Ok, that’s a bit of an exaggeration..not EVERY manual, but it sure seemed like it. Whenever I needed to vacuum under the bed, I had to drag that thing out, and then back it went. Out of sight, out of Continue reading
I like saving money, so when my bottle of dishsoap is almost empty it makes me cringe to think about throwing it away. There’s always that little bit left at the bottom that you know you can use, but it takes f-o-r-e-v-e-r to get it out! Continue reading
Our house used to have loose change everywhere. You could find it on the kitchen counter, on our living room end tables and on the bedroom nightstands, in bowls in the junk drawer..really, anywhere that a person could drop it and walk away. And inevitably, when we needed change for something, we had to go on a treasure Continue reading
Budgets are a necessity for most families, big or small. You need to be able to plan for future expenses and get from paycheck to paycheck without starving, right?
But it’s scary how easy it is for a budget to get derailed. And usually the cause can be boiled down to one Continue reading
If you are fortunate enough to have a linen closet then you probably won’t need to read this post. However, if you’re one of the unlucky ones, like me, who doesn’t have a dedicated linen closet, how do you store your bed linens?
The first solution that comes to mind is buying a stand-alone piece and creating Continue reading
Saving money isn’t always easy, but there are a few ways to save even when your budget is already cut to the bone. Continue reading
I swear I ‘ve tried every cleaning schedule and routine that’s out there. I’ve tried concentrating on one room a day, doing all the cleaning on the weekend, working from an extremely detailed list..on and on, but nothing ever stuck. I ultimately realized that using somebody else’s routine just wasn’t going to work for me! Continue reading