Winter’s Day Activity

My activity, if you can call it that, for this very cold winter day off is quite an appropriate one! I've snuggled in with finger-less gloves, a scarf, and a stack of good magazines. I'll admit, I'm still having a bit of trouble staying warm. I'm used to a certain level of warmth, and this … Continue reading Winter’s Day Activity


Cleaning Systems

When we talk about cleaning our homes, we often refer to "systems", meaning habits that we put in place that keep our homes clean almost automatically. These are daily habits that keep our homes running smoothly, even when life is busy! Here are a few of my home "systems", gleaned from the many, many homemaking … Continue reading Cleaning Systems

Five Tips to Save Money on Laundry

Laundry. It doesn't sleep, and multiplies like rabbits. Smelly rabbits! We all need to do our fair share of laundry, so I've found five ways to make it less expensive!   1.Wash on cold.   When you wash on cold, you are prolonging the life of your clothing, and also using less energy to heat … Continue reading Five Tips to Save Money on Laundry