Tag Archives: cleaning

Laundry Basket Dresser

This month hasn’t been my best so far and I haven’t been able to work on my DIY projects a lot yet. I did, however, manage to turn an Ikea Gorm Unit that had outlived its usefulness into a much … Continue reading

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Down the drains

Wet smelly socks. That’s what the bathroom smelled like. Of course I did the obvious thing: I attacked Mt Washmore. To no avail. Indeed, the smell got even worse. So I took to the next sensible step. I cleaned the … Continue reading

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No Paper Towels

Always on the lookout for tips on how to live a simple, sustainable life, I recently came across the Reduce Footprints Blog, and was thrilled to see that every week, on Wednesday they start a new Challenge. They call it … Continue reading

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ToDo lists

Remember I opened my very own Suburban Family Bread & Breakfast? I set my working hours from seven AM till eleven AM, and then again from about four PM till after supper. It didn’t work out. I already wore myself … Continue reading

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Small chores

Have you met my gorgeous guy, Shimi? He’s as sweet and loving as he’s beautiful, but he’s got one little problem. Or actually, it’s a rather huge problem, that nearly cost him his life a couple of years ago. He … Continue reading

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Easy groceries

Running a Family B&B is a lot of work. That’s one thing I found out after being on the job for just three days. The alarm goes at seven and I start working the moment I get out of bed. … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday

What’s this? Have I gone crazy? I’ll leave it up to you to answer that question, but for better or worse, here goes: I’ve decided to show my readers an unflattering truth about myself or my house on “Truthful Tuesday“. … Continue reading

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