5 Minute Stain and Spot Remover

5 minute upholstery and carpet spot and stain remover #ZepSocialstars #ad cupcakesandcrinoline.com

“I’m sharing how I battle every day stains as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #ZepSocialstars” Have you ever gotten a last minute call from someone saying they’re “in the neighborhood” and would like to stop by? Yep….that call….the one that makes you want to hide.  You look around your house and you are anything but company ready! You pull the vacuum out of the

Does Pressure Washing Work? My Befores and Afters

Pressure Washing a Wooden Swing before and after from cupcakesandcrinoline.com #ad #ZepSocialstars

“I’m sharing how I get my home spring clean on the outside as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #ZepSocialstars” I have owned my home for quite some time (I was a yungun’ when I first bought it) and it may be hard to believe but I have NEVER used a pressure washer to clean the exterior or any items outside.  I’ve moaned and groaned

The 60 Second Fix for Funky Tasting Ice Cubes

The 60-Second Fix for Funky-Tasting Ice Cubes from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

We’ve all been there…..you go to get a big ole glass of ice and something just isn’t right….there’s a smell…a not-so-pleasant one….which you ignore…you pour your beverage of choice over the ice…..take a sip….and BLUCK YUCK UGH ~ it is one of funkiest things you’ve ever tasted.  That happened to me the other day…..it was not fun. The last time this happened it was my

5 Tips for an Odor-Free Kitchen

5 Tips for Keeping Your Kitchen Odor-Free from cupcakesandcrinoline.com #ZepSocialstars #ad

I’m sharing my 5 Easy Tips for Keeping Your Kitchen Odor-Free with Zep Garbage Odor Eliminator as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #ZepSocialstars  I’ve been in spring cleaning mode lately and wanted to share some of my favorite tips with for keeping your kitchen odor-free.  The only smells I want in my kitchen or coming from my kitchen are clean ones so without

DIY Lavender Linen Spray

Lavender Linen Spray to fresh your linens ~ use when ironing or simply spray as desired from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

DIY Lavender Linen Spray This time of year gets my mind wandering and puts me in such a wonderful mood.  I dream of being outdoors soon and working in my garden.  I love to be outside and take in all the sights, sounds and smells but….until then I like to enjoy the aroma of spring indoors.   One of my favorite ways to do this

Eco-Friendly Reusable Cleaning Wipes

Eco-Friendly and Reusable Floor Sweeper and Cleaning Wipes from cupcakesandcrinoline.com #ZepSocialstars

DIY Reusable Cleaning Wipes “I’m sharing how to prevent the flu this cold and flu season featuring Zep and using reusable cleaning wipes as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #ZepSocialstars” I grew up with a Mother that was clean…..not just clean but CLEAN.  That woman scrubbed everything in sight and there was always a whiff of bleach present especially during cold and flu season.

How to Clean Your Microwave in 2 Minutes with NO Scrubbing

Let me show you how to clean your microwave in less than 2 minutes with no scrubbing #ZepSocialstars cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Today I’m sharing how I cleaned my microwave in less than 2 minutes with no scrubbing required using Zep’s  Microwave Miracle as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #ZepSocialstars ~ all opinions are my own, as always. How to Clean Your Microwave Cleaning and I have a love-hate relationship.  I love to clean but I don’t like when I clean and don’t get results.  That’s NOT

Organize Your Work Space with Items from Target and Ikea

Organize Your Workspace with Items from Your Favorite Stores - Target and Ikea from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Organize Your Work Space:: Organizing your desk can be hard.  If you’re like me you have accumulated small dainty stacks (huge annoying piles) of very important paperwork on your desk and you know right where everything is (not really but I pretend).  I just recently downsized my desk so that I could actually move in the area where my desk is.  It’s a small space

5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Jewelry, Hair Care Products and More

5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Jewelry and Beauty Products from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

  Organize Your Jewelry, Hair  Care Products, Perfume and More It was by chance that I came up with these ideas to Organize my Jewelry and Beauty Products.  I have a French Tiered Wire Basket that I have used in my dining room and kitchen for several years but about 3 years ago I was switching around the centerpiece on my dining room table and