With spring flowers blooming and warm weather on the way, it's time for an energy-saving tune up for your refrigerator and freezer. Keeping food fresh--while conserving energy--can bring a helpful boost to the strained food budget. Try these tips to minimize energy use and save money on groceries: Fill the freezer, but give the fridge some air The freez
Spring cleaning is on the horizon, and you could use some help. It's time to try a team approach to seasonal cleaning. Many hands make light work ... so how do you get the kids to pitch in when it's time to spring-clean the house? Try these five tips to involve children with housecleaning chores.
Blooming bulbs and Spring breezes signal that warmer weather is on the way. Sure, many of us will do an all-out session of Spring cleaning, but even small, simple jobs can bring the season's freshness inside. Shake the winter doldrums out of your organized home with these five easy ideas to swing into Spring.
March winds blow, telling us that Spring is here! Warming breezes scour the last of winter from house and garden. Spring rain awakens the earth and calls forth new life. Meet the rising sap with a new broom. Spring clean indoors and out to prepare home and hearth for the return of warm weather. Our Spring cleaning chore checklist will help you take care of i
Garage sale, tag sale, yard sale--whatever you call it, the garage or yard sale is part and parcel of the American way of life. On sunny weekend mornings, slow-moving cars ("I brake for yard sales!") circle suburban neighborhoods as their occupants hunt baby toys and panini makers, auto parts and cocktail shakers. If you're in active declutter
Ready to Spring forward? Time Change Sunday is on the way! On Sunday, March 13, Daylight Savings Time will begin in most of the United States. Setting the clock forward means it's time for a seasonal safety check! As you circle the house, setting clocks ahead, make time for this short safety checklist. It'll see you into Spring from a safe--and org