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Parenting

Okay Fine, I’m the Messy Parent

You know how you see those posts on social media from moms sharing their house-cleaning woes? The ones where their husband’s dirty socks didn’t make it all the way to the hamper or where they leave their husband with the kids only to come home to paint on the dog and teetering dishes in the […]

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How to Wash Your Pillows

Most people wash their sheets once a week (I think that’s my goal but it’s more like every two weeks in our house unless one of the kids has had an accident), but we remove and wash the pillowcases leaving the pillows behind for way less frequent washings. Maybe it’s because washing pillows is a […]

Food

Decanting Wine

If you read my What’s THAT in my WINE? article from last week, you know that I promised to discuss decanting wine with you this week.Decanting really has a very simple definition: it allows you to separate wine from any sediment in a wine bottle and also allows the wine to breathe.Uncorking a bottle of […]