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"What really does work to increase the feeling of having a home and its comforts is housekeeping. Housekeeping creates cleanliness, order, regularity, beauty, the conditions for health and safety, and a good place to do and feel all the things you wish and need to do and feel in your home." ~ Cheryl Mendelson

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Cleaner Recipes

DIY All-In-One Bathroom Cleaner. This cleaner is incredible!! Takes away odors and stains!

DIY All-In-One Bathroom Cleaner - Live Simply

A diy homemade bathroom cleaner that will clean your whole bathroom. A simple all-in-one diy homemade bathroom cleaner.

10 Vinegar Cleaning Secrets.

10 Vinegar Cleaning Secrets

I have a confession. I'm obsessed with vinegar. I first discovered my love for vinegar when it came to cleaning our wall-to-wall white carpet. Vinegar has helped me maintain my sanity (while living with white carpet and two hot-mess-cats) until we can finally rip our carpet up for good. Over time, I discovered so many more uses for vinegar. I thought I would share some of my fave vinegar tips with you today. First, let me just explain why I love vinegar. Not only is vinegar dirt cheap (We're…

v. 2.0 - I experimented with the Dawn/vinegar cleaner & found that you can use less Dawn & still get the same cleaning power! Plus it's easier to spray and rinse! One part blue Dawn, three parts white vinegar.

Pin Busters! Scum Buster v. 2.0

Surely you've seen that Pin that touts the miracle scum-busting power of 1 part white vinegar and 1 part blue Dawn? I blogged about it awh...

Non Toxic Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner

DIY Natural Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipe – My Merry Messy Life

A super duper easy post for making your own non-toxic and natural toilet bowl cleaner recipe that really works. Bonus is that you won't have to call

Homemade Disinfecting Wipes Recipe

Stores are sold out of clorox and lysol wipes everywhere right now. So I thought i'd share a homemade DIY disinfecting recipe that you can use for the time being. It's actually way cheaper to

Genius essential oil tip #5 (of 31)-- Put a few drops of essential oil on clothespins and clip them to the underside of all your floor vents. When your heating or air conditioning runs, air will flow over the clothespins and your whole house will smell great! Refresh with more drops of essential oil as needed.

31 Genius Essential Oil Tips - One Essential Community

Genius essential oil tip #5 (of 31)-- Put a few drops of essential oil on clothespins and clip them to the underside of all your floor vents. When your heating or air conditioning runs, air will flow over the clothespins and your whole house will smell great! Refresh with more drops of essential oil as needed.

* Maria's Self *: DIY Toilet Bombs - Deodorize  Kill Bacteria! Just Drop Them in the Bowl

DIY Toilet Bombs - Deodorize & Kill Bacteria! Just Drop Them in the Bowl;-)))

Remember I told you in my previous post that the next product in my store will be an "outside the box" one? Well, you've been warned;-))) I came up with the idea of Toilet Bombs a few months ago. At first I thought it would be embarrassing to make a post about them but I fell so much in love with these toilet bombs that I just HAD to share the idea with you - I'm seriously addicted! When I drop them in the toilet bowl they start fizzing (= exploding;-) and not only do they smell amazing they…

Love this! DIY linen sprays in 21 amazing scents {with FREE PRINTABLE of all the recipes} -- Perfect way to freshen upholstered furniture, pillows, rugs, draperies, clothes, towels, sheets, and more!

Linen Spray {21 Sensational Scents} - One Essential Community

DIY linen sprays in 21 amazing scents {with FREE PRINTABLE of all the recipes} -- there are citrus ones, floral ones, calming blends, energizing recipes, bedtime pillow sprays, and more! Perfect way to freshen upholstered furniture, pillows, rugs, draperies, clothes, towels, sheets, and more!

DIY Herb-Infused All-Purpose Cleaner - Live Simply

This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Print Recipe Show ❤ & Comment Jump to Recipe...

Herbal Scouring Powder

DIY Herbal Scouring Powders for a Naturally Clean Home

Learn how to make herbal scouring powders from simple and all natural ingredients including baking soda, essential oils and dried flowers and herbs.

Tired of spending the majority of your day picking up after your family? Find out the easiest way to keep your house clean without losing your sanity.

The easiest way to keep your house clean without losing your sanity

Tired of spending the majority of your day picking up after your family? Find out the easiest way to keep your house clean without losing your sanity.

Keep it Clean. Easy 3 Ingredient All Purpose Spray. - Happy Money Saver | Homemade | Freezer Meals | Homesteading

Keep it Clean. Easy 3 Ingredient All Purpose Spray. - Happy Money Saver | Homemade | Freezer Meals | Homesteading

Although there aren't any "rules" on how to spring clean, here are a few tips that help make the process go more smoothly and focused. (hint: use ONE toxic-free cleaner to help simplify!)

How to Spring Clean Without Going Completely Cray Cray - Naturally Loriel

Although there aren't any "rules" on how to spring clean, here are a few tips that help make the process go more smoothly and focused. (hint: use ONE toxic-free cleaner to help simplify!)

Maintenance

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

A home maintenance checklist that's incredibly handy and will keep your house in tip-top shape. Organized annually, biannually, quarterly, and seasonally.

How to Clean Your Toast with this Magic Trick – A Real Life Housewife

How to Clean Your Toast with this Magic Trick

Over the years my stainless steel toaster has built up a sticky skin that I couldn’t get rid of…until today!! I even tried Goo Gone and that didn’t work. You’re not going to believe what did the trick! It’s so smooth and clean now! I just want to rub it each time I walk past.... Read More »

How to Get Your Glass Stovetop Sparkling Clean in Minutes - MyThirtySpot

Glass stovetops can be so difficult to clean. I have a system that will get your stovetop sparkling in just a few minutes and with minimal effort.

How To Clean a Stand Mixer

How To Clean a Stand Mixer

The flour and batter spills that come along with each use will show in time.

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers Recently I picked up a new Slipcover for my Ikea Ektorp Sofa. I know I'm not the only one that has this sofa, since I've seen it

Cleaning the instant pot.

How To Deep Clean Your Instant Pot And Keep It Like New

I'm sharing how to keep your Instant Pot clean after everyday cooking, as well as step-by-step instructions for how to give it a good deep clean.

DIY Air Conditioner Maintenance | Handyman tips

We all regularly service our cars and we take that for granted. Unfortunately, we often forget that our appliances need regular care also in order to function properly. Among all appliances air condit

paper waste basket liner

paper waste basket liner

How to remove burn marks from your stove using baking soda and lemon juice

How To Remove Burn Marks From Stove - 2 Bees in a Pod

Food Storage

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Hospitality

Indoor Plants

It’s a plan

Daily Habits for a Clean and Tidy Kitchen | Rocky Hedge Farm

Daily Habits for a Clean and Tidy Kitchen | Rocky Hedge Farm

Would you love to always have a clean kitchen? I personally love having a clean kitchen and today, I share my tips on ways that I manage to have a clean, neat and tidy kitchen throughout the day.

Labels & Printables

Kitchen Canister Decals/Kitchen Canister Labels/Pantry | Etsy

Kitchen Canister Labels/Kitchen Canister Decals/Kitchen Canisters/Canister Set Labels/Pantry Decals/Flour/Sugar/Coffee Decals/Pantry Decal This listing is for any individual vinyl decals sized at 1.0" in height of your choice to fit perfectly in the center of your canister set! This decal is great for any hard non-porous surface and is available in many different colors! **Canisters not included** We can do more than just canister labels! Label your make-up, office supplies, children's…

Laundry

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We get it, finding the right rug size for any rooms is hard. Here are some tips for your bedroom 🙌

Rug Size Guide - Bedroom

We get it, finding the right rug size for any rooms is hard. Here are some tips for your bedroom 🙌

Kitchen Canister Decals/Kitchen Canister Labels/Pantry | Etsy

Kitchen Canister Labels/Kitchen Canister Decals/Kitchen Canisters/Canister Set Labels/Pantry Decals/Flour/Sugar/Coffee Decals/Pantry Decal This listing is for any individual vinyl decals sized at 1.0" in height of your choice to fit perfectly in the center of your canister set! This decal is great for any hard non-porous surface and is available in many different colors! **Canisters not included** We can do more than just canister labels! Label your make-up, office supplies, children's…

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

A home maintenance checklist that's incredibly handy and will keep your house in tip-top shape. Organized annually, biannually, quarterly, and seasonally.

How to Clean Your Toast with this Magic Trick – A Real Life Housewife

How to Clean Your Toast with this Magic Trick

Over the years my stainless steel toaster has built up a sticky skin that I couldn’t get rid of…until today!! I even tried Goo Gone and that didn’t work. You’re not going to believe what did the trick! It’s so smooth and clean now! I just want to rub it each time I walk past.... Read More »

How to Get Your Glass Stovetop Sparkling Clean in Minutes - MyThirtySpot

Glass stovetops can be so difficult to clean. I have a system that will get your stovetop sparkling in just a few minutes and with minimal effort.

How To Clean a Stand Mixer

How To Clean a Stand Mixer

The flour and batter spills that come along with each use will show in time.

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers

How to Easily Remove Wrinkles from Ikea Slipcovers Recently I picked up a new Slipcover for my Ikea Ektorp Sofa. I know I'm not the only one that has this sofa, since I've seen it

Cleaning the instant pot.

How To Deep Clean Your Instant Pot And Keep It Like New

I'm sharing how to keep your Instant Pot clean after everyday cooking, as well as step-by-step instructions for how to give it a good deep clean.

DIY Air Conditioner Maintenance | Handyman tips

We all regularly service our cars and we take that for granted. Unfortunately, we often forget that our appliances need regular care also in order to function properly. Among all appliances air condit

paper waste basket liner

paper waste basket liner

How to remove burn marks from your stove using baking soda and lemon juice

How To Remove Burn Marks From Stove - 2 Bees in a Pod

Daily Habits for a Clean and Tidy Kitchen | Rocky Hedge Farm

Daily Habits for a Clean and Tidy Kitchen | Rocky Hedge Farm

Would you love to always have a clean kitchen? I personally love having a clean kitchen and today, I share my tips on ways that I manage to have a clean, neat and tidy kitchen throughout the day.

DIY All-In-One Bathroom Cleaner. This cleaner is incredible!! Takes away odors and stains!

DIY All-In-One Bathroom Cleaner - Live Simply

A diy homemade bathroom cleaner that will clean your whole bathroom. A simple all-in-one diy homemade bathroom cleaner.

10 Vinegar Cleaning Secrets.

10 Vinegar Cleaning Secrets

I have a confession. I'm obsessed with vinegar. I first discovered my love for vinegar when it came to cleaning our wall-to-wall white carpet. Vinegar has helped me maintain my sanity (while living with white carpet and two hot-mess-cats) until we can finally rip our carpet up for good. Over time, I discovered so many more uses for vinegar. I thought I would share some of my fave vinegar tips with you today. First, let me just explain why I love vinegar. Not only is vinegar dirt cheap (We're…

v. 2.0 - I experimented with the Dawn/vinegar cleaner & found that you can use less Dawn & still get the same cleaning power! Plus it's easier to spray and rinse! One part blue Dawn, three parts white vinegar.

Pin Busters! Scum Buster v. 2.0

Surely you've seen that Pin that touts the miracle scum-busting power of 1 part white vinegar and 1 part blue Dawn? I blogged about it awh...

Non Toxic Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner

DIY Natural Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipe – My Merry Messy Life

A super duper easy post for making your own non-toxic and natural toilet bowl cleaner recipe that really works. Bonus is that you won't have to call