We Call Him Jarvis

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: jteam1@ A few months ago, Neato Robotics contacted me about trying out their new automatic robot vacuum cleaner. Initially, I declined. I’d heard about other similar robot machines that really didn’t work that well. Then I read Tsh’s review. Here’s what she said, emphasis mine: I love […]

Zone Defense: Cleaning the Kitchen & a Progress Report

This year we’re on Zone Defense, tackling clutter and disorder. Each month we’re tackling a different zone of home and life. March’s zone was the kitchen. I told my husband that I could just forget working out. If I simply cleaned our house, I could lose weight and have a cleaner house! You can guess what […]

I Hate Cleaning

Daily housekeeping can be a chore. But, with a few tricks, we can change-up our systems and put the joy back in having a clean house. There, I admitted it. I hate cleaning. I love things to be clean, but it really takes effort to motivate me. Kind of like exercising. I love how it […]

Zone Defense: Organizing Kitchen Equipment

This year we are on Zone Defense, tackling one area of home and life at a time, until we’ve beaten back clutter and disorder. We are going to regain our lost ground. This month? We’re in the kitchen. And head’s up! If you make a purchase through any Amazon links, I do receive a small […]

Cleaning & Decluttering the Master Bathroom (Zone Defense)

We’re going on Zone Defense this year, tackling clutter and reorganizing our homes to suit us and the way we live. This week we’re facing the bathroom. This month on Zone Defense, we’re tackling personal space. And what area of the home could be more personal than the bathroom?! But not only the place where […]

Get Cleaning with Norwex (A Giveaway)

Antibacterial cleaning cloths can make cleaning more fun and chemical free. Win some this weekend from Norwex. I am not a clean freak. I really wish I were. But, I’m not. I like to call what I have, creativity. But, others might call it distracted or even flaky. While I love things to be clean […]

Laundry Tips for the Potty Training Family

The following is written by LifeasMOM contributing writer, Prerna: We are in full potty-training mode at our household. Our daughter has moved to toddler underwear and while we are thrilled about her ditching the diapers, the switch has meant an additional load of laundry to deal with accidental messes and smells. In true mama spirit, I’d love […]

Be Prepared for Carsickness

Summer vacations are just around the corner. And with them come the summer road trip. And while your destination and your luggage are important things to plan for, so is the inevitable bout of carsickness. Yes, you hate to think about it. But, when your child hollers, “Mom, I feel sick!” from the backseat as […]