Month: March 2018

Maintaining a Cleaned-Out Home

Maintaining a Cleaned-Out Home

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.”     – Don Aslett It is really easy to fall into an endless cycle of “cleaning-out.” Here are some guidelines I use to keep myself from ever again conducting a major clean-out. Keep your established work-spaces sacred. At the least, you should…

By practicalperfection March 24, 2018 Off

Buying in Bulk

Buying in Bulk

“”Brown sugar!” exclaimed Marilla. “Whatever possessed you to get so much?”” Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery When I got married and started buying my own groceries, buying in bulk or stocking up on sales seemed to me a reasonable way to save money, so I did it whenever possible. Here’s what I discovered:…

By practicalperfection March 17, 2018 Off