Kitchen Cleaning

It’s known as the heart of the home and we all love visiting it to see what’s cookin’ figuratively and literally. So, it should always look terrific, however it is a place where great messes can be made. Here are our secrets to tackling kitchen tasks and keeping it gorgeous.

The 5 Dirtiest Places in Your Kitchen and How to Clean...

Keeping your kitchen clean isn’t always easy. Beyond daily maintenance, there are a few areas that need a little extra TLC.  Here, I’ve compiled...

10 Handy Dish Washing Tips

There are only two things in this world more monotonous than hand-washing dishes: watching grass grow, and watching paint dry. However, for most of...

10 Minute Kitchen Cleaning Routine!

If you guys are familiar with CMS lingo, you've probably heard me say the word MIA before which stands for "Most Important Areas". And...

How Often Should I Clean It? (Kitchen Edition)

Sometimes, it can be hard to know how often we're supposed to clean something. While we most often use our sense of smell and...

Clean the Damn Fridge!

Your refrigerator is one of the hardest working appliances in your home. Often overlooked, it endures spills, stinky odors and overcrowding on a daily basis...

How to Clean Your Garbage Can (Indoor & Outdoor)

Is it a trash can or garbage can? Regardless of what we call them, we all know that they smell! In this blog post...

Cleaning Your Cutting Board!

It’s the one thing that you can find in almost every home. Wooden cutting boards have become a staple item in kitchens everywhere. They...

7 Baking Soda Hacks That Changed My Life!

There are few things I covet as much in cleaning as I do baking soda, and the incredible...

How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances

Cleaning expert Melissa Maker shows us how to easily clean stainless steel appliances! What you'll need: Stainless steel 2 microfibre cloths (1 wet and 1 dry) Dish soap Olive...

Cleaners Vs. Disinfectants: What You Need to Know

You've seen the commercials. You know the products. We're told our homes are a veritable hotbed for all germs, spores, bacteria, mold,...

Sponges & Cloths: Watch What You Wipe With!

Sponges and cloths are playgrounds for nasty kitchen bacteria. Bacteria goes everywhere because we spread it about while cooking, cleaning, and preparing meals. Just think...

Everything You Need to Know About Lunch Containers!

If packing lunch means assembling various foods in a million containers (after you've spent 10 minutes trying to find the matching set) I've got...

Reduce Food Waste with These 10 Food Storage Tips!

Get 10 steps closer to zero food waste with these 10 storage tips.

How to Ace Your Kitchen Cleaning in 10 Minutes a Day!

Your kitchen is likely one of the most high traffic areas in your home. It goes without saying that by getting the most attention, it...

Cleaning Greasy Stovetop Grates

Here's a recent exchange we had on our Facebook page: Maura: I was wondering if you can tell me how to clean grease build up on...

7 Foods You’re Storing All Wrong!

It is staggering how much food we waste. A recent study showed that Americans waste approximately 25% of all food that they...