How to Childproof Your Home

How to Childproof Your Home The little one is coming and your first task, besides showering it with love, is to keep it safe and sound. At first, your home might just be the safest place you can think of. And it probably is, if you are a grown up. However, think twice and look […]

Spring Cleaning: Don’t Forget These Often Overlooked Places

Many homeowners are aware of common places requiring cleaning with spring’s arrival, like barbecue grills, mattress covers, windows, and kitchens. However, many of us are prone to over-look many areas capable of breeding germs. For additional peace of mind, general health, and your family’s well-being, pay attention to less-common areas during spring cleaning to add […]

Tidy Time: 5 Fun and Simple Ways to Teach Your Kids to Clean Up Right

Whether kids help clean up or not can make all the difference between a parent who is stressed and overworked or a parent who has time and energy for his or her family. Here are five fun and simple ways parents can teach their children to clean up after themselves from an early age. Start […]

Make the World Better by Joining the Donate Movement

The Donate Movement is an initiative that helps in two ways. It helps you get your house decluttered, and helps people in your local community with jobs. I had a chance to interview Lorie Marrero, the national spokesperson for Goodwill® and ambassador for the Donate Movement. Lorie is a professional organizer helping people get decluttered […]

How to Keep Bedbugs Out of Your Home When You Have Kids

When you tuck your kids in at night, do you tell them, “Sleep tight! Don’t let the bedbugs bite!”? Turns out that this could be a very real threat — not just a bedtime refrain. Bedbugs became epidemic last year, with outbreaks at hotels and homes around the country. If you were lucky enough to […]

Healthy Tips from Santa and Mrs. Claus

(Editor’s note: please welcome this guest post from Clorox, with tips for all of us to help keep our holidays healthy.) This time of year Santa’s little helpers do not have the healthiest habits, between eating too many cookies and late nights making toys. That’s why Santa and Mrs. Claus make it a priority to […]