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How to Care for Sweaters

October 30, 2014

I have a love-hate relationship with sweaters. The downside is that they signal the beginning of winter. Taking them out of my winter storage boxes and finding a home for them in my closet reminds me that summer is another six months away and that frosty mornings and snowy nights are on the horizon. But…

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Cleaning Your Cookware

October 19, 2014

I am not one of those people who have a full collection of “one-brand” cookware. Instead, I accumulate as I go. I need different things for different purposes. Sometimes non-stick is a necessity for eggs, other times I need a simple stainless steel pot for boiling potatoes. But cookware is a fickle breed and I…

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6 Must-Have Tools for Fall Cleaning

October 08, 2014

When I “spring” into spring cleaning, I love getting the house ready for the hustle-bustle of summer’s activities. Fall cleaning brings an entirely different set of emotions — comforting feelings of settling in for winter, a sense of a slower pace, and the desire to get the house ship-shape after the craziness of summer. But…

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