Category Archives: Cleaning

The Aggravating thing about Flies

Life on the farm comes with it’s bad side! The bad side of FLIES!! And the many, many offspring they produce in a single yr. I hate spray and the bad chemicals in them. It does get used in the … Continue reading

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Airing My Dirty Laundry

Or maybe I should say my ‘Clean’ Laundry!!! For those of you who have been with me for a long, long time, may remember my post on laundry and trying to get my towels to be absorbent. Well, I never … Continue reading

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My Merry Maids

They had promised to come this spring and do a spring cleaning, but it never worked out, though we did try to make it happen. So I asked if they would do a fall cleaning. And they happily said they … Continue reading

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Little Miracles

The ‘Washmore Mountains’ looms before you… A range of mountains so high you can hardly see the peaks at the very top!! There is the peak of ‘Denim Blue’s’, so rugged and rocky. ‘Mt. Saint Wanna-be-White’s’, is so grungy and dim, and hardly saintly … Continue reading

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Non-Absorbent Towels

I keep learning new things. Just when I thought I had it down pat, things changed. Or rather, I realized things were getting worse. Not better!! **Update** – Nov. 7, 2014 – I found out we have mineral build up … Continue reading

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Baking Soda and Vinegar can unclog a sink??

I found this handy little book at the library Baking Soda: Over 500 Fabulous, Fun, and Frugal Uses You’ve Probably Never Thought Of By Vicki Lansky. I liked it so well I ordered it off of PaperbackSwap (a great place to … Continue reading

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Entry Closet Re-Do

There is nothing like a closet that lacks function… And this one lacked LOTS. But I didn’t have the time or resources to redo it, so it sat, ’til Oct. Actually, that’s not true either. I had drawn up plans … Continue reading

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Cleaning a Wash Machine

Last week I asked how to deep clean my wash machine. And I was so pleased with the single comment I received from Ashley!! …my washer has a place in the center-agitator thing for dispensing fabric softener, and I discovered one … Continue reading

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A Quick Question

A quick question here… And I know, 3rd post in one day!!! Not good, but it’s been a while since I’ve been able to sit down and do something at my computer besides a quick email check and a bit … Continue reading

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Benefits of Vinegar

Another ‘Laundry Tips’ Post. I’ve been wanting to do another ‘Laundry’ post. But it always seems to get pushed off. Or I have something else I’d rather post. So today I’m going to do another one. (Not sure how many … Continue reading

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