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My Homemaking and Motherhood Confessions…and How You Can Stop Feeling Lonely and Overwhelmed as a Home Manager

When Mayank and I got married in 2005, I was someone who’d never made a full meal ever.

Honest.

10 years ago…

I had no idea about cleaning microwaves and refrigerators.
Laundry was a never-ending battle. The more I did, the more I had.
Cooking was alien and something I had to start getting used to.
I would use packaged foods, including basics, like tomato paste and ginger, garlic pastes without a thought.
I struggled with managing my time, since I was working full-time and trying to make this homemaking thing work as well.
I felt lonely, overwhelmed and would often wonder… if this marriage thing was all it was cut out to be. Sigh.

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Two Easy and Fun DIY Gift Ideas to Nourish Your Friendships and Your Skin

DIY Gift Ideas for Friends and Neighbours

If you’ve known me for any length of time, you’ll know that while I’m all for spending money wisely, there’s only so much that I’ll go DIY for.

Baking from scratch- check.
Cooking from scratch-check.
DIY gifts- ummmmm…….

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Eco-friendly Cleaning On a Budget: The ONLY Tip You Need to Know and Use

The ONLY Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tip a Busy, Budget-Friendly Mom Needs

Eco-friendly cleaning has continued to be a hot topic and gone from being a buzzword to a real mission for many families.

While I’m ALL for cleaning green and using less chemicals in our home, the truth is that I’m busy and am sure, so are you. In the middle of playdates, business meetings, client projects, homework, grocery shopping {and putting away!}, laundry, I really don’t need ONE more thing to do.

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7 Tips For Getting Kids To Help Around The Home

7 Tips For Getting Kids To Help Around The Home

There is little doubt that kids add to the chaos and mess around the home, not only that it also adds to the mama stress and can be the cause of many fights and arguments.

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