House Wise

Wash Clever with the Ecoegg Laundry Egg

Wash Clever with the Ecoegg Laundry Egg

My household is getting ready to change and then change again.  This winter we will be living in a hotel for 2 months while my daughter participates in winter training in Ocala, Florida.  We will be in a small 1 bedroom efficiency hotel room for 8 weeks with limited storage.  After we return home, she(…)

A Must Have for Trick-or-Treat

A Must Have for Trick-or-Treat

Take along this little gem whether it’s 80 degrees or 30 degrees. Trick or treating with the little ones? Stay hydrated this Hallows’ Eve with the help of Contigo. Contigo’s Thermalock Thermal Bottle will keep your witch’s brew cold for up to 45 hours or apple cider hot for 30, this 25-ounce bottle is perfect for a(…)

Five Non-Toxic Ways to Keep Pests Away

Five Non-Toxic Ways to Keep Pests Away

Pests such as mice and cockroaches are hazardous and can expose your family to harmful diseases like Rickettsialpox and dysentery. When deciding on the best ways to prevent pests from entering your home or to get rid of pests, you’ll want to choose a method that’s non-toxic to protect your loved ones. Let’s review five(…)

5 Steps to Deep Clean Your Home

5 Steps to Deep Clean Your Home

If you are extremely house proud, or you are trying to raise your standards, you should schedule in a regular deep cleaning of your house. This is the best way to get rid of dirt, stains, dust, and clutter. Often, a light clean can just result in you reorganizing your clutter. However, a deep clean(…)

Where did I lay those car keys?

Where did I lay those car keys?

Losing things seems like a frustrating inconvenience, but the real impact is larger than you might expect. A survey released by Pixie Technology found that Americans spend more than 2.5 days a year searching for lost items and spend $2.7 billion a year replacing valuables they can’t track down. And our busy schedules aren’t helping.(…)

3 tips to help remove toxins in the home

3 tips to help remove toxins in the home

We are exposed to toxins every single day whether we like it or not. There is not one aspect of our lives that is toxin free, but although there is very little chance that we can escape them completely, by adjusting our lifestyle we can reduce the degree to which we expose ourselves and our(…)