DeXmassed

DeXmassed

The house has been “dexmassed”. All the holiday decorations have been boxed up and put away for another year. The house looks bland and dull now. No sparkly glitter, no shiny baubles, no smiling Santa, and no twinkling lights. Sigh. This is my perspective of course. Hubby on the other hand thinks the house looks better now as he doesn’t … Continue Reading →
Pledge Furniture Polish Review & Giveaway

Pledge Furniture Polish Review & Giveaway

Dust – ugh – it is not something I like, but judging by things in my house you would think I was a major collector and treasured it like fine art! Cleaning has never been high on my list of things I want to do, but it’s just something you have to force yourself to do. Luckily, Hubby doesn’t seem … Continue Reading →
Win Clorox 2 & Dare To Be Colorful!

Win Clorox 2 & Dare To Be Colorful!

Dare to be colorful and take the Clorox 2 Challenge! Read on to find out how to get a free bottle of Clorox 2 so you can take the challenge for free! Being a mom and wife for over a decade and a half I have tried to get a lot of stains out over the years. I’ve tried various … Continue Reading →
Up to $30 in coupons

Up to $30 in coupons

Just a quick item for you all – get up to $30 in coupons on SC Johnson cleaning products. The biggest coupon is $10 off the Automatic Shower Cleaner Starter Kit. We tried that item though and ended up getting rid of it after a couple of months. I have heard they made improvements, but I’m not up to spending … Continue Reading →
Thrifty Thursday – Save Money by Reading the Labels

Thrifty Thursday – Save Money by Reading the Labels

Thrifty Thursday again. This time you can save money by not having to buy things like detergent, fabric softener, shampoo, etc. as often as you might think. How? Read the label – again. Many of us get into the habit of pouring out a certain amount of product. Take laundry detergent for example. I use liquid because we have very … Continue Reading →
Carpet Cleaner That Really Works – Spot Shot

Carpet Cleaner That Really Works – Spot Shot

MomCentral has sent me on another tour (they are fun), this time with the folks at WD-40 and their new Spot Shot Instant Carpet Stain & Odor Eliminator. I’ve grown up familiar with WD-40 for stopping squeaks and loosening up all sorts of things. We used it at my home growing up and when I got married my husband brought … Continue Reading →
Home Project Process Woes

Home Project Process Woes

What a nightmare of a day, a weekend really. My hubby and my brother (thank you big brother!) are installing laminate flooring in my son’s room, the hallway, and our family room. For any of you that know my hubby you will understand that this is a big project and you know how he gets – well he has gotten … Continue Reading →
Laundry Ugh

Laundry Ugh

Ok, so ugh to most household chores. Today I need to do laundry though so that is my ugh (one of them) for now. Of course, I really should be putting a load in now instead of writing this blog even. As soon as I’m done with this post I will go put in the first load of the day, … Continue Reading →
Alien Ottoman

Alien Ottoman

How crazy looking is this? I just love it – looks like an alien maybe, but it’s an an ottoman made from recycled flip-flops. Cool, huh? It is a bit (ahem) on the pricey side at $350 but I can put it on my when-I-win-the-lottery-wish-list all the same. It’s the Miss Rio Ottoman available on Design Within Reach if you … Continue Reading →