Most of us have giant to-do lists this time of year, so take it in bite-sized chunks. Take one task a day and do it before dinner. If you have time for more after dinner, more power to you, but at least you've gotten one thing checked off.
If you've ever owned pets, then you've dealt with the horror of fleas, especially if they go outside. Luckily, if you notice some fleas on your pet, once you get their flea meds done, go ahead and lay Borax around your house. It won't hurt you or your pet, but it will kill the fleas. [...]
In this vlog, I talk about some of my favorite traditions, especially Christmas cookies! One of my favorite things to do with them, since I make so many, is give boxes of them to friends, family, and coworkers, to help sweeten their Christmas.
Trust me on this one, a robot vacuum, like a Roomba, is definitely a time saver, especially if you have animals. There's a lot of holiday sales going on right now, so you can get a great one on sale.
Take 5-10 minutes each morning to stretch, clear your mind, and get the blood flowing. That's right, this is not only good for your mental health, but your physical health too.
If you've gotten a live Christmas tree, make sure to give it a day or two to fall down before decorating. This allows it to resume its natural shape.
No one likes the smell of rotting food, so each week, clean out your refrigerator the night before or the day of trash day, and take it down to the street. You'll eliminate raccoon visitors, as well as nasty smells from permeating through the house.