Fun And Easy Ways To Keep Kids Clean


 Guest Post by Katrina Can I just say something for a second - It's SPRING! Well, more like - It's no longer winter! Which after the winter we just had here in Southern Ontario is good enough for me. I have been spending as much time as I can outdoors now that the weather is warmer. In my haste to spend as much time as possible outside I did forget one thing. Outside is

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Get Rid of Hair Around Your House – Dyson Cinetic DC78 Turbinehead Animal Vacuum Review


  With the warmer weather arriving it is time to get into spring cleaning mode.  You know do the DEEP clean that only happens once or twice a year!  This year my floors are going to be sparkling clean thanks to the Dyson Cinetic Turbinehead Animal Vacuum.  Since moving out or my parents house almost 15 years ago I have owned several vacuums, none of which I have loved

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5 Ways To Prevent Colds – Fellowes AeraMax Air Purifier Review


  As winter rolled in so did the runny noses and coughs, isn't wintertime just wonderful.  I mean really why wouldn't we embrace the whiny "my throat hurts","Mom I need another tissue", and my all time favorite "Remember to cover your coughs".  Oh joys of having 3 young kids.  While getting a cold is not the end of the world it is something I could do without especially

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No More “Sand Paper” Toilet Paper!!! Majesta Saves The Day {Giveaway}


Just before my 16th birthday my family moved.  We moved from a big city out to the country about an hour away.  And when I say country I mean it, the closes "town" did not have a stop light, or even a stop sign along the main road!  There were more people in my old high school then lived in the entire catchment area for the town.  There was definitely a learning curve that came

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Bringing New Life to BBQs and Patio Furniture with OxiClean

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Planning a Canada Day Party tomorrow, but your patio furniture is not looking up to the task?  Time to bring some new life back into your Patio Furniture and BBQ but giving them a little TLC.  Get rid of the dirt and grime and have everything sparkling like new with OxiClean. After being stored since last summer the patio set may be a little dirty, I know ours was! OxiClean

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Top 6 Ways to Clean with Baking Soda {Giveaway}

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Did you know that you have a powerful non-toxic cleaner right in your pantry? I always have a couple of ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda boxes on the go.  Baking Soda has so many uses around the house and offers a safe and inexpensive way to clean your kitchen, bathroom and beyond.  Here are the Top 6 ways to clean with Baking Soda: 1 - Cleaning counter tops – baking soda is

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5 Inexpensive Ways to Freshen Up Your Kitchen

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It has seemed like an eternity, but finally I am being greeted in the morning by birds chirping and sunshine as I get ready for work.  I love the hope and uplifting sense of joy I get as Spring arrives are we can finally put away our bulky coats and winter boots.  However it also means time for Spring Cleaning – giving the house a deep clean and freshen up the décor to match

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Organizing this spring with the Epson LabelWorks LW-400 {Review}

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Today is a beautiful sunny day! The days are staying lighter longer and the air feels fresh and clean. Although its still too cold to open windows and air out the winter blahs, it hasn't stopped me from beginning my dreams of spring! Spring to me signals a fresh start! The flowers begin to bloom, new baby animals appear and I tackle those spring cleaning projects with a new

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Spoiling the Feline Members of the Family

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Waaaaay back when, before Monkey and Little Bear came along I had a different baby.  One that knew just when I needed a cuddle and helped to keep me warm all winter long… my fur baby.  It look years of convincing Hubs to get a cat, he grew up in a family where pets where outside only and he was less than thrilled about the thought of a furry friend living in our house.  However

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Cleaning House with the Bissell Hard Floor Expert Deluxe Canister Vacuum {Review}

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The Christmas tree is down, decorations put away, and toys found a new home.  I can actually see my floor again!  Not that I am very excited about that because they are a mess – small bits of wrapping paper, pine needles, and the ever persistent cat hair are now exposed to show me just how dirty my house got over the holidays.  I want to start the year off right with a nice

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Pumpkin Guts are Yucky & #GLADgruesome helps you clean up the mess

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As much as I love Halloween - the decorations, the chocolate, the costumes and the pumpkins there is one part of Halloween I don't like... Dealing with the pumpkin guts.   That is right this mama of 2 boys has dealt with a lot of gross things over the years but nothing quiet bothers me like the cold slimy insides of a pumpkin.  Not sure if it is how they leave your hands

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Hubby Always Makes Sure We #FINISHTheDishes

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When it comes to chores around the house Hubs and I divide things pretty evenly.  I do most of the laundry, he cuts the grass.  I tidy the toys, he vacuums.  But one chore that is pretty much all his... the dishes!!! Now how as a mom of 2 do I get out of washing the dishes and loading the dishwasher.  Well it is because I "just don't do it right" according to Hubs.  You see

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