Cleaning Tips

You know those days where you run around cleaning all day but get nothing done? I do! They are the worst! Check out all my secrets to keeping a clean house and not killing yourself in the process. You are welcome <3

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    12 Habits To Clear The Clutter And Keep A Clean Home

    “It’s not you…it’s me” I said….. We had been together for 3 years and my annoyance had grown increasingly worse every single day. I never thought I would find myself in a position of such disgust and overwhelm. ….and that, my friend, is the moment I broke up with a messy house. You see, before having kids, I was completely OCD about my house being clean. I obsessively cleaned and organized and prided myself on a clean home. But then…..life happened….. We had three kids in three short years and let me tell you it was a whirlwind. I spent my days catching up on housework, my evenings cleaning up…

  • House Cleaning Tips For When You Feel Overwhelmed
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    5 Reasons Your House Is A Mess

    You know those days or maybe even weeks that you feel like all you do is clean but your house is still messy? Sister, I spent the first few years of motherhood running around like crazy! Always cleaning, always frustrated, and never getting to enjoy a clean house. It wasn’t until I took a step back to identify why my house was messy all the time that I was able to make any changes. I decided that I was not going to spend motherhood always cleaning and never getting ahead. As I began to make changes and tried doing things differently, it became very clear to me why my house…

  • Why Establishing A House Cleaning Routines Is A Game Changer
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    Why Establishing A House Cleaning Routine Is A Game Changer

    Do you know those days or maybe even months where you spend all day cleaning but never get anything done? I spent my first few years of motherhood like that. I had three kids under three and I was completely overwhelmed. My house was a mess, I had endless “to do’s” and spent most of my days frustrated. I remember the summer after I had my third baby, I took my car to get an oil change only to discover that my tags and inspection were expired. To make matters worse, I couldn’t get a rental car because guess what, my license was expired as well. Which meant that I…

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    How To Create The Perfect Daily Cleaning Routine

    Three years into motherhood, I found myself drowning in housework. I tend to be a tidy person by nature but having three under three was a whole new playing field. I spent my weeks catching up from the weekend which never really happened because I didn’t have a plan. Once the weekend rolled through like a wrecking ball, I was left with grouchy kids (from being overtired), and house that looked like a train ran through it. I finally decided to take a proactive approach rather than reactive. And friend, hear me when I say that life is better on the other side. Establishing cleaning schedules and routines is a…

  • How To Keep Your House Clean Without Selling Your Soul
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    How To Keep Your House Clean Without Selling Your Soul

    I’m not sure if it’s a new wave in the mom space or if it’s always been this way…. ….but there is a stigma that moms who keep a clean house aren’t making memories with their kids. While in contrast, those who make memories with their kids have a house that is trashed. Call me crazy but why can’t you have both?? Yes, I’ll take my cake and eat it too!! But first, let’s take a hot minute and define “Clean Home”. There is a huge difference between clean, messy, and straight up dirty! Clean = bathroom are wiped down, trash is taken out, closets and drawers are organized, &…

  • How To Make A Small Bathroom Work For A Family Of Five
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    How To Make A Small Bathroom Work For A Family Of Five

    If you are one of the many moms who shares the struggle of trying to make a small bathroom work for a medium or large family, you are not alone. Trying to keep a bathroom clean and organized when it has a lot of traffic can be really overwhelming. But i’m here to tell you it is possible. By following the tips below, you will not only be able to make your small bathroom work for everyone in your home, you will also be able to keep it clean consistently and actually enjoy it. Sound too good to be true? Keep reading, friend…. <3 The biggest struggle about having a…