Seasonal Cleaning

Learn how to clean for every season!

The Dirtiest Place In My Kitchen

It should not come as a surprise that the most crust-laden place in my kitchen is...That gap between the stove and the counters! How hideous...

Post-Reno Cleaning Routine!

I’ve been all too excited to share my kitchen reno journey with you guys and I have to tell you, one of the things...

How To Deep Clean: 3 Tasks To Do Today!

Is your home clean from afar but far from clean when you take a closer look? An outward clean appearance does not a clean...

All 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...

Removing Mystery Stains from a Microfiber Sofa

Happy Friday - may I just say, YAHOO!  What a week it's been here at CMS.  Busy to say the least.   I get a...

Elevated Essentials – 25 Holiday Gift Ideas for 2020

Doing the 2020 gift guide has been such a welcome project this year for me. Without getting into the gory details, let’s just say...

Bonus Video and Printable: The ‘How Clean Is Your Home’ Assessment...

  How to use the HOME ASSESSMENT: Criteria (both cleanliness and tidiness are covered in each rating): Cleanliness 1 – Dirty: Heavy and obvious buildup of dirt, dust,...

DIY Holiday Home Scents!

I've talked about home scent signatures before; this is essentially what you smell when you walk into someones home. When it comes to your own...

The PERFECT Holiday Gift?! (2016 Gift Guide)

Every year, I like to share my holiday gift guide with you. Not only do I have great taste (biased, I know...), but I...

10 Areas You’re Overlooking in Your Holiday Cleaning

The holidays are upon us, and while festive parties and family dinners are still an unknown, one thing is for certain: dirt waits for...

Cleaning Wood Cabinets

Happy Fall, all! I got a great question from one of my YouTube subscribers (love them).  It pertains to cleaning wood kitchen cabinets.  I thought...

30-Minute Garage Makeovers You Can Do Right Now! (Part 2)

As I said before (see part 1), while cleaning the entire garage is a job and a half as they say, I often find...

The Busy Parent’s Car Cleaning Tips: DIY Car Cleaner

Parents do it all between working, driving the kids to school and after-school activities, making lunches and dinners, and keeping the house tidy. I’m...

12 Days of Clean: Five Minute Bathroom Clean!

Oh no! It’s noon and you just found out your guests will be arriving early. With no time to spare, you must get to...

5 Holiday Cleaning Cheats You Can Do TODAY!

I know many of you are hosting parties, dinners, and overnight guests this holiday season, and there’s a ton of planning and preparation involved....

Get Your Home Back-To-School Ready

Tips for getting your home cleaned, organized, and ready for back-to-school.