the clean organized family home
cleaning tips and tricks and household routines that work - with less work from you.
The reason most homes look war-torn is because the rooms inside haven't been set up for daily living by parents and kids.
carpet cleaning tips and easy ways to declutter your home to creating a house cleaning schedule that actually works for your family, you'll find the housecleaning tips and organizing solutions you need for easy daily living here.
The result: busy parents like you and me become less cranky (because we're not doing all the house cleaning ourselves - yay!) and the family will
have a clean, happy, harmonious home to enjoy.
Check out my first Youtube video on how to remove dried in laundry stains:
why involve the family in housecleaning?
When you involve everyone in the family in the quest for a clean home, you'll find there will be room for every drawing, school paper, and test that arrives each day - and even the littlest family member will know where that is.
carpool routine will be tamed, the family plan for buffing surfaces will be in place, and surprise visits from friends won't be dreaded, and even the most domestically challenged will be ready in a flash to host unexpected friends and family overnight.
The point is: No Mom (or Dad) should be an island. Unless parents have a battle plan designed to guide the troops through the minefield of daily life, they can't expect to survive the pre-college years with their sanity it.
Then once they devise their battle plan, it shouldn't be top secret! The plan should be posted so everyone is in sync with what needs to be done when.
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About the Author
Tara Aronson is a native Californian. Having grown up in San Diego, she studied journalism and Spanish to pursue a career in newspaper writing. Tara, whose three children - Chris, Lyndsay, and Payne - are the light of her life, now lives and writes in Los Angeles. She also regularly appears on television news programs throughout the U.S.
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