New Bissell Vacuum and Steam Mop at Best Buy

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New Bissell Vacuum and Steam Mop at Best Buy  The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I spend most of my day cleaning up after 2 kids, 3 dogs and whatever else comes my way during the day. It seems that a vacuum, broom and/or mop is always in my hands. Sometimes there are both at the same time. This can get very tiresome and burdensome as I go from floor to floor tackling messes. I sometimes get … [Read more...]

How to Clean Using Natural Products

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How to Clean Using Natural Products We are faced with many options in cleaning products and everyday it seems there are ads promising better results or better smells. Does the fact something smells like Citrus trees mean it cleans better than something else? This is a questions we don't ask ourselves but tend to find ourselves believing the advertisements around us. When we step back we realize we can keep our house clean and our family a whole lot safer when when we follow these tips … [Read more...]

Quick Bathroom Clean Up Tips

Quick Bathroom Clean Up Tips

Quick Bathroom Clean Up Tips     With a family of 5 in 900 square feet and sharing 1 bathroom, it is no surprise that the bathroom is the room that gets dirtiest the fastest. This makes it a never ending battle to keep the bathroom in "Company Worthy" appearance. I have begged, pleaded and even nagged to get everyone on the same page but no one can see the things I see (or at least that is what they tell me. ) I decided that I would just take matters into my own hands and … [Read more...]

A Clean Kitchen in Under 15 Minutes a Day

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Spend less than 15 minutes daily and still have a clean kitchen. In my house the kitchen is the hardest room to keep clean. When we are dividing up chores, I would rather clean the bathroom than tackle the kitchen. However, ignoring the kitchen just makes it even harder when it comes time to clean. In order to be fair to my husband, I have created a plan that lets me have a clean kitchen in under 15 minutes a day.  … [Read more...]

How to Clean Stainless Steel

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How to clean Stainless Steel For those of us with Stainless Steel appliances and furniture, we know how much of a pain it can be to keep it looking fresh and new. Follow these tips as you attempt to get rid of streaks, spots, handprints  and more, and you'll figure out how to clean a stainless steel surface in no time! Here are some tips on how to clean Stainless Steel: … [Read more...]

All Natural Drain Cleaning tip: The joy of…Drains?

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I am a stay at home mom of 2 amazing girls (ages 5 and 3), and happily married with 3 4-legged kids: Bentley, our yellow lab, Aspen, our siberian husky, and Onyx, our tuxedo kitty. Over the past 5 years of being a SAHM, I have felt a need to help others, and this year I finally launched my blog Pigtails & Flip-Flops. It is dedicated to help those out there who may need some inspiration, a good laugh, to feel like you're not alone, craft ideas, a little push of motivation, or some super … [Read more...]