Spring cleaning is no small task, but the change in seasons usually leaves me with a healthy “out with the old, in with the new” attitude. This is especially true in one of my least-favourite areas to clean… the bathroom! Typical bathrooms receive fairly regular cleanings, so on the surface, things probably seem OK, but there are a few troublesome spots that most people tend to overlook. The following simple, eco-friendly tips will help you detox your bathroom without using any harsh chemicals or too much elbow grease!
You might not realize it, but cleaning your walls, trim and light switches is a crucial part of spring cleaning. It's also a very satisfying part of spring cleaning because the results are immediate; you'll find your house brighter and fresher once you are done! Read on for a few quick tips and product suggestions on how to give your whole house a DIY makeover using only micro fibre tools and eco-friendly cleaners!
Ah, Spring. That exciting time of year when feelings of a new beginning start to emerge. Days become warmer and longer and the less-than-favorable winter blues start to dissipate. From decluttering the house and garage to starting that new project you’ve been thinking about all winter long, spring is the best time to cross those to-do’s off your list. Here’s few tips to help you get started!
Egg decorating can be as easy or difficult as you want to make it. For some people, a few pots of colour and a roll of masking tape is enough. For others, egg decorating can be a full-blown day of activity with extremely complicated and beautiful results. Check out these 14 inspiring Easter Egg decorating ideas and let your imagination soar!
St. Patrick’s Day is once again around the corner. Bringing with it thoughts of green beer, Guinness pie, and shamrocks to people around the world. Usually St. Patrick’s Day in Canada arrives alongside a turn in the weather, blown in by the hopeful breeze of spring. This year looks to bring a cold, wet St. Paddy’s Day, so why not stay in and enjoy some holiday-themed food and drink?
Your home or office work space is likely an environment that you spend a lot of time in. which is why proper desk hygiene is incredibly important. We eat at our desks, talk on the phone, enjoy coffee, and occasionally come to work while sick. All of these activities are sources of dirt, grime and germs that can linger around your keyboard long after you’ve left for the day.
We've come a long way. Although International Women’s Day isn’t officially recognized until this Saturday, March 8, 2014, in the days leading up to the it, I thought it appropriate to reflect on how far we’ve come.
We all know that taking care of ourselves is important, but perhaps being just a little more conscious of what we’re putting in the fuel tank, may help us go a little farther down the road.