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...
The weather forecast says that we’ll have blizzard conditions this winter. So, get ready New Yorkers for some snow this year! Leaving the blizzard aside, I’m concerned about the life after the blizzard conditions where all roads are closed and people trying to melt the snow using salt. It is the best option to get out of the house...
You expect to find rust on any metal object except your favorite clothes and accessories. Yes, belt buckles are prone to rust like any other metal object. Rust occurs when oxygen comes into contact with metal, a process called oxidation. Exposed or bare metal is especially prone to rust because there is no protective barrier between the metal and...
Nubuck leather shoes kicks out any other type of leather. It creates the perfect balance between function and fashion. But, wearing a pair of nubuck leather shoes is like walking on eggshells – you have to be careful because they are very fragile and any scuff mark is visible on them, especially if the shoes have a light hue. Actually,...