Category: Homemaking

5 Affordable Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipes

5 affordable homemade laundry detergent recipes that you can try today. Have you ever stopped to think about how much money you spend every month on laundry detergent? No matter how hard you try to get rid of it, laundry is just something that has to be done regularly. If you dare skip a laundry day or two you will quickly be greeted by a pile of laundry the size of Mount Everest and every member of your family will be down to their last pair of underwear. Not good. With each load of laundry that you do, you...

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4 Unique Ways How to Make Your House Smell Good (All The Time)

If you’re looking for some fool-proof, unique ways how to make your house smell good – all the time – you’re in the right place. Have you ever walked into someone’s house and instantly felt welcomed? You know – when you walk into a house and it has a cozy atmosphere, maybe some soft music, and a heavenly smell wafting through the air, and you think to yourself, “this is what I want my guests to feel when they walk into my house.” (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.)...

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How to Clean a Washing Machine Naturally (top loading)

You’ve been using your washing machine day in and day out for quite some time now to clean your clothes and linens, but when is the last time you took some time to clean your washing machine? Here is a comprehensive step by step guide that will help you learn how to clean a washing machine easily and naturally. If you’re like me, the thought of cleaning your washing machine never crossed your mind. I always assumed that while the machine was washing my clothes, it was also cleaning itself. Makes sense, right? Little did I know that mold,...

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House Cleaning Checklist – 13 Things You’re Forgetting to Clean

Here is the only house cleaning checklist that you’ll need all year, and a few places you might be forgetting to clean in your house. Do you dare take a peek at the list? You’re doing a pretty good job of cleaning your house already. Besides, even if you weren’t, it’s not like you have any extra time to dedicate to cleaning. But, curiosity got the best of you, and now you’re here wondering if you really are forgetting to clean these 13 places and things in your house. If you finish reading through this list and discover that you...

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How to Clean a Messy House When You’re Overwhelmed (4 Easy Steps)

Have you ever felt so overwhelmed that the very thought of cleaning your house was too much to handle? Here is how to clean a messy house when you’re overwhelmed. While driving home late the other night and listening to the radio, the radio host said something that caught me off guard. She said a simple, yet intriguing statement. Just because something scares you, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t do it. It was that simple statement that got me thinking – there are so many people letting fear hold them back. So many people aren’t living their best lives simply because...

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Welcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from frugal lifestyle habits and how to thrive on a budget to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.