cleaning
Too busy to clean? Watch me pair some of my favorite beauty rituals with some of my most-hated household chores.
in

14 Hours Ago | 30 comments

weekend
Don't get me started on roommates who subscribe to traditional gender roles in regards to housework, and therefore feel that the mess isn't their problem to deal with.
ufyh
Sister CleanJeans doesn’t deserve to see a better version of your house than you do.
cleaning
If it’s true that a book lover’s collection can never really be considered “complete,” then I’m (at the very least) approaching my quota.
how not to be a dick
Here's a tip. If the job "really isn't that much," then why don't you just do it yourself?
cleaning
Sorry, self-help books, but it's not exactly working for me.
babies
First family road trip up the coast: I made my husband spend 20 minutes brainstorming a plan for saving all of our lives should our car careen off a cliff.
in

Apr 16, 2014 at 6:00pm | 40 comments

family drama
A wise friend once told me that if you pick your kid up from school at the end of the day and he isn’t absolutely filthy, he didn’t have any fun. I have personally found this to be true.
bathrooms
For some reason I thought prepping my bathroom for guests was some labor-intensive task that ate up like half a day, but that turned out not to be true.
clutter
The problem: Hair accessories, jewelry and other feminine things cluttering my makeup and primping area
in

Feb 6, 2014 at 12:30pm | 53 comments

cleaning
home
I've finally figured out how to clean my house mostly using stuff you could eat in a zombie apocalypse.
in

Apr 23, 2013 at 5:00pm | 57 comments

nagging
cleaning
I carv small chunks of time out of my day in order to get my place “clean enough.” Here's how.
in

Feb 21, 2013 at 3:30pm | 101 comments

cleaning
Sometimes it really boggles my mind that I am somebody's mother and therefore am culturally expected to nag members of my household to keep our living spaces clean.
in

Feb 15, 2013 at 12:30pm | 52 comments

laundry
Since when do dudes care about good housekeeping? I’ve had dudes step over moldy dishes to GET WITH THIS.
striking mom
Jessica Stilwell, the mom who went on a cleaning strike, is a brave woman. I could never do that.
housework
Does it surprise you that a study has found that women are more sexually attracted to their male partners when the men did housework?
cleaning
The same way that mess will always attract a mess, cleanliness has a way of protecting itself.
cleaning
I'm proudest of all when I find cheap or no-cost organizing solutions for my home.
in

Aug 14, 2012 at 12:00pm | 142 comments

cleaning
I'm sorry, but I cannot perform any chore that involves the use of rubber gloves because the noise they make is my nails on a chalkboard.
cleaning
I have never in my life seen human beings wash walls before I partnered into this family. Am I oblivious? Is everyone else really washing walls?
in

Dec 14, 2011 at 10:00am | 0 comments