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Grandma Dot's Cleaning Tips: Stovetop Scum

Grandma Dot's Cleaning Tips: Stovetop Scum

 Written by Connie Jelkin Oh Oh!!  Did you spill something on the top of your flat top stove and now you have some Rorschach test ink blot spots that are baked onto th...

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This Week

Tips For Organizing Kids Toys In The Garage

 If you have children, then you’ve probably noticed your garage become overwhelmed with toys over the years. Slowly, you lose more and more floor space until your 3 car garage is only fitting one car because of the amount of stuff that you have. If this sounds familiar…

27 Aug 4:00 PM 0 Read More...

Garage Sale 101: 10 Steps for Selling Out

By Jennifer Lutz @ Christmas Tree Market

Whether you’re planning to move or looking to lessen household clutter, selling things you no longer need is always a great idea. Holding a garage sale not only gets you some extra cash, it also frees up space in your home.

Organizing a…

18 Aug 1:41 PM 0 Read More...

Jump In and Get Organized

Guest post written by Ori Parnaby ( A friend of Traci Runge).

Doesn’t it seem like the hardest part of any big project is just getting started? Once we begin, we often realize that the anticipation was keeping us from getting anything done.

This is especially true for organizing. Paper…

01 Jul 4:00 PM 0 Read More...

Window Cleaning Tricks

There is rarely a day here in Nebraska that the wind does not blow. Combine that with dry conditions and the fact that we live out in the country with ZERO trees nearby and you get silt in every possible place you can imagine. If it does manage to rain…

20 May 4:00 PM 2 Read More...

Her Stain Magic

I could call my grandma a “Stain Houdini”.  She can make anything disappear.

My daughter had a magic marker mixed in with the washables on a long car ride.  Yup.  That led to a large orange stain on the seat and on her seat.  I tried…

30 Apr 4:00 PM 6 Read More...

My (Gross?) Microfiber Couch

(For Microfiber couch cleaning directions, scroll down.  I had to get something off my chest before I got to the meat of this post…)

I’m in love with something in my home – other than my family.

I can’t let go of my couch.

Seems silly, right?

My…

10 Mar 4:00 PM 0 Read More...
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