Spring Cleaning Hacks For Moms

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Hey sexy mama!

Spring has officially sprung so I thought I would put together some really nifty spring cleaning hacks for all you busy stressed-out mamas who could use a hand when it comes to keeping the house clean and organized. I know I sure could! So without further ado, let’s get into this.

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Spring Cleaning Hacks For Moms

Hack #1:  If you have a microfiber couch, this is going to save it. Seriously. For all the dirt, stains, pet hair, and all-around uck that lives on your couch, here is a genius way to get it back to looking brand new and like you don’t have any kids living with you!

Just mix 1 part rubbing alcohol and 1 part water in a spray bottle, spritz all over your couch, focusing on the dirty spots then take a clean white sponge and wipe away all the mess. Lastly, to spruce it all up and make it look new, once the couch is dry take a bristle brush and go over all the microfibers to fluff.  Bam! Clean and new-looking couch! 😉

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Hack #2: You probably know that your dishwasher and washing machine can be used to sanitize yucky things, but do you actually do it? I’m guessing your answer is no….well, it’s time to start! This is perfect for sanitizing all those germy toys after your kids have been sick, or smashed them in the mud, spilled juice, etc, or even the drooly baby toys or pet toys.

So, for the hard plastic toys that will be safe for the dishwasher, just toss them in, no detergent needed, and put on sanitize.  For the plush and softer toys, stuffed animals, etc, just toss them into the washer on its sanitize mode. Easy peasy!

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Hack #3: Life with kids equals carpet stains, that’s just how it is. No matter how hard we try, we can’t escape the messes and accidents that those little monsters bring with them. So, to battle the stains left behind, here is a hack that is sure to bring up the stains leaving your carpet fresh and clean….for like 5 seconds right?

Mix water and vinegar into a spray bottle and soak the area with the stain, then place a damp cloth over the spot.  Now take an iron...yes, an iron, and place it on top of the cloth on the steam setting and let it sit on the spot for about half a minute. Then take off the iron, and lift up the cloth to reveal the stain gone! Pure magic!

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Hack #4: Got greasy spills on your kid’s clothes? No worries! It’s not ruined forever if you have chalk handy! Just grab a piece of white chalk, it has to be white, and rub it all over the greasy spot then just toss it into the wash as usual. The chalk will absorb all the grease to help take it all out in the wash. Totally brilliant!

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Hack #5: When spring cleaning time comes, organization is key. Sorting through outgrown clothes, the toys they no longer play with and all the random junk your house accumulates, it’s good to organize everything into separate boxes for easier sorting, decision-making, and storage.

Dedicate a clean storage bin to each item of things you are cleaning out in your house, one box for the clothes to donate or store away, one for the toys, and so on. Having clear bins is helpful because you can see exactly what’s in each box without having to label anything. It makes spring cleaning so much less stressful and you can easily organize and store all the stuff you’re cleaning out. These bins right here are perfect!

Ok mamas, now you’re ready to rock n’ roll and tackle your spring cleaning! I hope I’ve helped to make it less of a dreaded chore! Enjoy the hacks, may they bring you much peace.

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Love, Jess XO

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  1. Yvonne

    April 18, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Oh my goodness, the chalk tip!!!! BRILLIANT!! I was always bummed out when I found greasy stains on clothes. Thanks for the tip!!

    1. Jess10

      April 21, 2017 at 5:21 pm

      I know right!! I love that one! You’re very welcome. 🙂

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