Daily Archives March 17, 2016

The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

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The sun is out, the birds are chirping, and the snow is slowly melting away. You know what that means — spring is here! And for a lot of people, that also means it’s time to get out the old feather duster and do some much-needed spring cleaning. But even the noblest of intentions can get overwhelmed by the sheer amount of tasks that need to be done.
Refer to this handy list of spring cleaning tips and in no time you’ll be free to frolic with the frogs in the beautiful, sunny, blooming outdoors!

Clean Your Carpets
Carpets go through quite a lot during the winter. From snow boots to dirty dog paws, these fabric mats essentially act as dirt sponges, absorbing all of the wayward winter muck. To clean your carpets, first target the high traffic stones and zero in on heavy stains.

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Living it Up When Your Age Gets Up There

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Whether we give it much thought or not, the majority of us, if we are lucky, will grow old. Some people fear it, even though every single moment we are blessed to breathe should be appreciated. For some it is the fear of growing ill or weak, not being able to be as active as we are in our youth, or being a burden to family members. One survey revealed that over half of all those who took part in the survey harbored a looming fear of being a burden to the members of their family, and that fear outweighed their fear of death significantly. But what we as a society often fail to realize is that getting older is not something that should be dreaded, and any vain attempts to avoid it are simply a waste of time and energy. Looking into retirement facilities could be the new adventure, just like your first

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