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Basic Things You Should Know Before You Hit Adulthood

I recently ran across an article on Facebook, one of those “So Many Things You Should Know How to Do Before You’re an Adult” articles. That struck a chord with me as – hey, I work with adult learners, I’ve managed in retail, I… 5,552 more words


How to do your laundry - Part One

If your laundry basket is overflowing and there isn’t any clean underwear left in the drawer, it’s time to do laundry.  This post will focus on preparation and washing laundry. 514 more words


March 26th, 2017, Spring Cleaning Part 1

Three loads of laundry.  Two boxes filled with books.  Two trash bags filled with items I haven’t touched in ages.  Got my paper shredder set up, but decided to wait until buying oil for it before I start shredding.  8 more words

Random Thoughts

How I regained my sanity at laundry time

Oh laundry how I hate you! Let me tell you a bit what laundry was like in my household. Six people, 7 days in the week. 1,216 more words

A shortage of starch

The Sisterhood of St John Baptist had to amend its habit due to shortages.

26 March 1917

Notice from Mother that owing to the difficulty in obtaining starch, we should discontinue wearing cuffs for the present as a war measure. 11 more words

Life On The Home Front

Laundry Part 3: 5 Clothing Organization Tips

Okay, so you know that I wash a load or two of clothing per day and that our clothes are washed using my homemade laundry detergent (made with homemade laundry soap, borax, and washing soda) and dried either in the dryer or hung out on the line (weather always depending). 703 more words