5 Clean Kitchen Hacks for the Not So Perfect Homemaker

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HomeIsWhereMrsMeyersIs #CollectiveBias I know I’m not the only person who loves a clean kitchen, but hates doing the actual cleaning up after others. When you have a home full of people, the kitchen is bound to get dirty again and again. This concept is something I struggled with when I became a homemaker. I would get frustrated when the kitchen would end up dirty in what seemed like minutes after I cleaned it. I’d have everything shiny, fingerprint and grime free only to go away, come back and the sink be full of dishes yet again. So what’s a homemaker to do? First we need to throw [Click here to continue reading]

Southern Fried Chicken Tenders with Honey Lime Dipping Sauce

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CleanMyWay #TeamDishCloth #CollectiveBias I don’t know about you ladies, but most of my dinner meals typical start with me tidying up the kitchen. The sink and counters are the central space for getting meals cooked and I like them to be clear before I start cooking. If dinner is not pre-cooked during our meal prep on Sunday, I usually start cooking around noon. By this time, the sink has a few dishes in it from breakfast. I load the dishwasher safe stuff and hand wash the others.  Once the dishes are washed I quickly wipe the counters and get started on dinner. Getting my dishes and counters [Click here to continue reading]

How to Paint a Vinyl Roller Shade Using Stencil

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScrubMyWay #TeamDishCloth #CollectiveBias Sometimes I love being in my kitchen and then there are times when I don’t. When I go in there and things are grimy and cluttered I just want to throw the whole kitchen in the trash and start fresh. Unfortunately that’s not possible so the only thing I can do is clean it so it can feel like my happy place again. This weekend was rainy and gloomy so I decided to give my kitchen a deep clean which ended with a fun project for the window over my sink.  It all started with my Scotch-Brite® Scrubbing Dish Cloth, and a sink full [Click here to continue reading]

Tips for keeping your refrigerator neat and clean

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OrganizeWithBrilliance #CollectiveBias Today is grocery shopping and food prep day. We have our lists made and are ready to pre-cook our meals for the week. When cooking ahead, before shopping is the best time for us to clean out and prep the refrigerator. That’s usually when it’s emptiest. Every couple of weeks, I use the day before shopping to quick-clean and tidy up the fridge. Once it’s clean and neat, we can cook our weekly meals and store everything with ease. I’m going to tell you how I do my quick clean, but keep in mind, this is not a deep clean. It’s a spot cleaning that doesn’t [Click here to continue reading]

4 Habits that make cleaning the kitchen after a meal easier!

Disclosure: My tutorial to make cleaning the kitchen after a meal easier, dessert recipe and shopping trip has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScrubCloth #CollectiveBias A homemaking strategy I learned quickly after becoming a stay at home wife and mom was how to make cleanup after meal prep easier. When I gave up a full-time job to be at home full-time, I began cooking three meals from scratch every day. Cooking and eating at home, produces a dirty kitchen and dirty dishes. Being sick of ending a meal with a sink full of dishes, I got smarter and came up with a strategy. 4 Habits that make cleaning the kitchen after a meal easier! 1. Start with a clean [Click here to continue reading]

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Fun Cereal Storage Idea

This super fun cereal storage idea for #The7thMinion cereals has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  My kids are out of town for a few days, and I want to surprise them with a fun breakfast when they get back. I went by Walmart to buy cereal and it led to, the purchase of new bowls, utensils, storage containers and serving ware. I know I’m not the only one who goes to Walmart and does that. I went in to grab some cereal for the week and one thing led to another. I left the store with some new kitchen goodies and a fun idea to store the cereal. To store each box of cereal, I used a [Click here to continue reading]