None of us are ever prepared for the holidays. things just get too crazy, too fast.
We want to strike a happy balance: We want things to flow smoothly, and we want to have a lot of fun. But we don’t want to go to the extreme of wrapping Christmas gifts in July.
Here are 7 tips for getting a handle on the holidays while carving out time for your family, too.
Give yourself an early present now: Reorganize your kitchen during this brief lull before the holidays get into full swing.
Finding clouding or a milky film on crystal glassware is frustrating, to say the least. How did it get this way? How do you clean it?
There are three possible causes for cloudy crystal. And, yes, the milky film can usually be removed.
The only exception is if the glassware is etched, usually the result of surface scarring caused by acidic, caustic, or abrasive substances in the dishwasher detergent.
Etched glass appears iridescent when held up to the light, or has a frosted appearance. This type of damage is permanent.
Here's how to clean cloudy crystal.
Your kitchen should be organized to make cooking, baking, storing food, family scheduling, feeding pets - virtually everything you do here daily - as simple and quick as possible.
Seems obvious, doesn't it?
If yours isn't as efficient as you'd like, consider reorganizing it into some or all of these 6 activity centers to save time and be more organized daily.
Here's how to organize your kitchen for efficient daily use.