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2 Duvet Cover Tips that will make Your Life SO Much Easier!

Hi, it’s Leah from Simple.Home.Blessings., I’m here to share 2 duvet cover tips that will make your life SO much easier!  I love the look of a duvet cover and I love how they can change the look of a bedroom so quickly.  But there are a...
by Ask Anna on Mar 25, 2016

4 Simple Tips for Organizing Bed Sheets

Hi, Susan here from Organized 31. Anyone else feeling the urge to spring clean and organize? I sure am. With the warm sunny weather, I’ve been busy cleaning curtains, cleaning windows, cleaning the kitchen and washing bed linens. On a recent r...
by Ask Anna on Mar 23, 2016

Easy Organization for Hats, Scarves and Gloves

Hi, Susan here from Organized 31 with a winter organizing project. It’s definitely the middle of the cold winter months. The other day my daughter asked me if I could do something to organize the shelf in the coat closet where my children keep...
by Ask Anna on Feb 24, 2016

How to Set Goals for your Home to make it your Dream Home

Hi Ask Anna readers, it’s Leah from Simple.Home.Blessings!  I am back in the swing of things after having baby number three, last November. This might be a slightly different swing, but I am still living in the same house with all the same hou...
by Ask Anna on Feb 5, 2016

The Easiest way to Clean Cooking Grease (without chemicals!)

I know I’ve written about my Norwex EnviroCloths before and how they are great for cleaning stainless steel, windows and more, but today I want to show you my favorite thing to clean with them – cooking grease. This time of year I cook a...
by Ask Anna on Feb 1, 2016

How to Clean Baked-on Grease off Pots, Pans & Baking Dishes

I am proud to be a 3M-sponsored blogger, and as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate 3M products. All my opinions are my own and all the results you see in the post are real.   I love to cook, and bake, during the holid...
by Ask Anna on Nov 25, 2015

Pack ‘n Play Playard Provides Simple Solutions

I received a Pack ‘n Play to facilitate this post. All opinions are honest and are my own. Our…...
by Frugal Novice on Nov 21, 2015

The Easiest Way to Clean a Deck or Patio *video tutorial*

Last summer I showed you how easy it was to clean our deck with the HomeRight Deck Washer. Well this year we had some stamped concrete poured for the outdoor kitchen/living room space and there are so many bumps and grooves that I was sure it was goi...
by Ask Anna on Oct 16, 2015

How to Clean the Gunk around the Sink Drain

I’ve posted this tip on Instagram and Facebook but I though it was finally time that I wrote a post about it because people love this tip! You know that gunk that builds up around the drain in the bathroom sink? Mine is usually a pink-ish color...
by Ask Anna on Sep 2, 2015

An Easy tip to get Spray Paint off a Car

This is one of those posts that I never planned on having to write but a few weeks ago someone decided to spray paint the side of my car for me. Unfortunately it wasn’t quite the look I was going for so I reached out to my friends on Facebook t...
by Ask Anna on Aug 24, 2015

How to Clean Glass Shower Doors (the easy way!)

Everybody has their own ways of cleaning.  I have noticed that people have different ideas of clean.  And I have really noticed this as I have looked around the internet (Hello, Pinterest!) to find solutions to household cleaning questions.  I oft...
by Ask Anna on Aug 17, 2015

7 Tips to Reduce your Energy Bill in the Summer Heat

Hi, this is Leah from Simple. Home. Blessings. My husband and I have lived in the desert of Southern California for our entire 11 year marriage.  Before I was married, I lived elsewhere in SoCal and both of us are originally from Texas.  So to say...
by Ask Anna on Jul 31, 2015

How to Quickly & Easily Clean a Stove top Without Chemicals

I am proud to be a 3M-sponsored blogger, and as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate 3M products. All my opinions are my own and all the results you see in the post are real.   I get asked all the time for an easy way t...
by Ask Anna on Jul 29, 2015

How to Organize the Pantry for FREE

Hi, Susan here from Organized 31. With summer here and the kiddos at home, keeping things organized is a priority. Reorganizing my house and particularly my pantry has been my focus the past week or so. With an organized pantry, my kids can be more...
by Ask Anna on Jul 20, 2015

How to get Wax off Fabric and Everything Else (Video Tutorial)

Last year after my Celebrity Couple birthday party I was left with lots of linens covered in wax from the candles blowing in the wind. This year my party was indoors so we didn’t have that problem, however my friend (who’s husband is a fi...
by Ask Anna on Jun 22, 2015

Organize a Summer Grab-n-Go Kit

I don’t know about you, but my family marks the start of summer as the last day of school. Yea! Summer is here.  That means we’ll be spending lots of time outdoors. Hi, Susan here from Organized 31.  With 3 children, it seems like we...
by Ask Anna on Jun 16, 2015

How to Save Water When Watering Plants & a Giveaway!

If you haven’t watched the news lately then you might not know that we are in a major drought in California. I wish there was a way we could get some of the excess rain water from Texas and Utah here to California to fill our rivers, lakes and...
by Ask Anna on Jun 10, 2015

How to Get Ink out of a Microfiber Couch

While I dream of someday having beautiful leather furniture, my reality with three little mess makers is microfiber! But, I am A-ok with that for right now. Microfiber couches are inexpensive and easy to clean! I take the cushion covers off all the t...
by Ask Anna on Jun 9, 2015

The Best Way to Clean a Lampshade

I’ll be honest I really dislike cleaning tedious things like plants, decorations and lampshades but at the end of the day it’s a good thing to know how to do, even if you don’t do it all the time, because those things get dusty and...
by Ask Anna on May 27, 2015

How to Sterilize Everyday Items in 90 Seconds!

My friend Renee is a genius. Well let me back up… My friend Renee recently had her 3rd baby and discovered the microwavable sterilizer bags. While I was visiting her last month she pulled one out and was so excited about her new discovery but t...
by Ask Anna on May 22, 2015


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