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Nov 18 2014

Thanksgiving Dinner Cleanup Tips You Can Be Thankful For

 

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Thanksgiving is almost here and like the pilgrims of yesteryear many of us will be amongst family and friends giving thanks and partaking in a feast of epic proportions. With such an incredible meal comes the daunting task of cleaning up the mess that soon follows. There’s no need to worry because with a little bit of prep work and these handy tips you can make cleaning up after Thanksgiving dinner as easy as apple pie

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Nov 12 2014

Child Safety DYI Tips w/ Pool Noodles

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Child safety is a big deal and believe it or not child safety and pool noodles go hand-in-hand with one another very well. They float, come in a variety of colors and more often than not your child uses it as a makeshift light saber. As a parent these inexpensive toys can serve for a multitude of child safety DIY tips to protect your children in and around the house. The following child safety tips will come in handy for a number of scenarios and will require you to cut the pool noodle into some form or another. Any sharp knife will work to help you implement these tips for your child’s benefit.

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Nov 10 2014

10 Easy Ways to Get Rid of a Sticky Mess!

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Looking back at my mom’s funniest reactions, I would have to say that most of them included some sort of candy, food, gum or weird substance stuck to my clothes, her car interiors, school back packs or being all over the house.

Now as a mom, gum and candy are all forbidden from my household! Mostly because I’m afraid of two things, accustoming my daughter to eat candy and having to deal with the aftermath. But, how can I explain to my daughter the concept of Halloween and Trick-or-Treating without candy being involved? Exactly! Impossible!

Therefore, I have assigned myself to look for 10 easy ways to remove gum from all sorts of garments, fabrics and surfaces.

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Oct 30 2014

Cleaning Your Mattress is Crucial

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The average person sweats about ½ a pint of perspiration every night. Disgusting right? Cleaning your mattress is crucial!

I’m not talking about washing your sheets and pillowcases; I’m talking about the mattress itself. Considering you spend seven to eight hours a night on your mattress shouldn’t it be as clean as it could be? Mattresses are harbingers of stains, spills, dirt, dust, dust-mites (yuck) and all manner of things foul. Maintaining a clean mattress is crucial to your health and now your piece of mind.

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Oct 28 2014

Cleaning Up the Mischief Before Halloween

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Halloween is nearly upon us and unfortunately ghosts and ghouls aren’t the only things to look out for as this fun filled holiday of sweets and scares quickly approaches.

The infamous Mischief Night, where teens let out their angst in the form of hurled toilet paper, empty shaving cream canisters and splattered eggs. It’s the night where pranksters aim to tempt fate with their roguish deeds by vandalizing your property and home leaving you to clean up the mess. And all this the morning of Halloween.

Here are some cleaning tips to ensure there are no lasting effects from the damage and to give you some piece of mind regardless of what the neighborhood kids throw at you, literally.

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