Harriet

I’m a mother of three who loves going on fun adventures with my family. With three little ones, I’ve learned the hard way how to keep a busy home clean! I want to share my tips and tricks to make your life as easy as possible.

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Should You Button Shirts Before Washing Them?

Button down shirts are an essential part of every wardrobe, especially for those in the professional world.  Knowing how to wash and care for shirts is essential to maintaining that well-groomed professional look. Since buttons are the most obvious accessories on these kinds of shirts, you might wonder about the proper way to handle them …

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Can You Put ‘Hand Wash Only’ Sweaters in the Washing Machine?

Have you ever thrown your favourite sweater into the washing machine with your other laundry only to find it came out very small, stretched, or messed up?  Yes, you forgot to read the label. When you look it the label you see the bold letters staring at you: ‘hand wash only’. Hopefully, you’re reading this …

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What’s the Difference Between Wash and Rinse in a Washing Machine?

We all know the drill when it comes to doing laundry. You put clothes in, add detergent, and hit the start button.  But what is the difference between a wash and rinse cycle on a washing machine? And which one should you use for your particular load of laundry? Here’s a breakdown of each cycle …

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