Quick and easy carpet refresher

Quick and easy carpet refresher
We’re working on switching out rooms, and the kids’ new bedroom smelled really stale.  We had plans to leave for the afternoon so I whipped up some of my easy carpet refresher so I could do the carpets before we left.  I let it sit the whole time we were gone, and now it smells ...

Quick Fix – Make your bed!

08. October 2013 Homestead 0
Quick Fix – Make your bed!
Want to quickly and easily change the vibe of an entire room? Make your bed. Seriously. It takes just a minute or two and has a huge impact. Don’t believe me? See for yourself! I always balked at the thought of making my bed knowing I was just going to mess it up again anyway.  I ...

Quick Fixes

06. October 2013 Homestead 0
Quick Fixes
  I don’t know about you, but I have had zero free time lately.  On top of that, I have all of these projects that I want to do but they are involved – most need at least an hour, if not an afternoon, to complete.  So I’m sitting here, wallowing in the fact that my ...

Homestead Management

26. June 2013 Homestead 0
Homestead Management
  One thing that I sorely lack is a natural ability to keep up the homestead, and it is often a struggle for me to maintain control.  Dishes start piling up and we’re living out of laundry baskets because I haven’t folded or put away anything.  Then what ends up happening is I go online ...