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Remember when you were a little child and scared of basements? Well, in my 30’s nothing changed – every time I go in the basement I have the same childhood fear. Only that this time is even more terrifying because the darkness is accompanied by humidity which provide the ideal condition for mold development. You don’t even need special...
So, yes this is Christmas and I just bought a live Christmas tree to fill my home with joy, fresh pine scent and pine needles, of course. It’s basically impossible not to drop some pine needles on the floor or carpet when you bring the Christmas tree indoors. They will fall everywhere, including on the furniture and into far...
Most Americans choose to decorate a live Christmas tree, because nothing compares with a fresh pine aroma during the holidays. Well, this is the Christmas tradition: either you go and cut your own pine tree or purchase it from the local Christmas tree farms. But, before bringing it indoors, you have to make sure that isn’t full of Christmas...
Porcelain is the perfect material for sinks because is not porous, making it easy to clean. However, is not immune to stains. The glaze covering the porcelain surface can catch nasty stains such as hair dye, minerals in the water and nail polish. But the most disgusting stains that a porcelain sink may catch are those orange-yellow stains due...
Only imagine! The other days while I was painting my nails, I accidently stained my favorite pain of jeans. What was I thinking when I decided to support my fingers on my knees, I don’t know! And so, the impossible happened and now I have a marvelous red nail polish stain on my jeans. Hence, I started all sort of...
Cooking is not my strong suit, though I have to eat something so, the other days I decided that is time for some Italian food and I cooked Bolognese pasta. Well, cooked is too much of a word for the disaster I made in the kitchen. Many will say it’s simple to boil some pasta and make the sauce, and...
Bathroom ceramic fixtures are the best! You can clean them easily using just soapy water, but somehow, my ceramic bathroom sink has some marks on it that look like scratches. To be more specific, they look like pot marks, but aren’t pot marks. Since I can’t use abrasive cleaners on the ceramic sink, because I will scratch it even more...
I am the proud mother of a three year old daughter who recently started kindergarten. So, in her first day of kindergarten, I dressed her up like Tooth fairy and got her a new pair of pink UGG’s (her favorite color). Of course, the magic wand was a fixture to her outfit! However, the magic didn’t last for long,...
As autumn fades, we slowly put aside our trenches, jackets, flats, and obviously, our knitted UGG’s, because it’s time for those warm and cozy sheepskin UGG. But, before storing any autumn item, I properly wash or clean it. Since cleaning my autumn clothes and flats was a piece of cake, I ran into major problems when I decided to...
Winter is around the corner and we are counting the days until the first snow fall. Weepaa! I just can’t wait! Well, snow would be perfect if it wouldn’t melt at some point creating that filthy, disgusting dirt on the sidewalk and driveways, and if you are walking on foot through these snowy conditions it’s basically impossible not to...