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.
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

baking soda
I'm pretty much convinced that a box of baking soda will solve any problem that you could possibly have around the house.
in

Dec 9, 2011 at 12:00pm | 0 comments

cleaning
My boyfriend and I really only fight about two things: money and cleaning the house.
in

Oct 21, 2011 at 3:00pm | 0 comments

cleaning
Some girls get swoony over diamonds or $150 La Perla panties. I like those things, but nothing makes my heart beat faster than a fresh box of Mr. Clean Magic Eraser
in

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:02am | 0 comments

cleaning
I mean, there is a baby chick on this thing!!! And it cleans your bathroom! The product, not the chick. Anyway!
in

May 25, 2011 at 4:02pm | 0 comments