Articles by : Christina Boyes

About Christina Boyes

Trained by a professional maid from the age of 13 and always eager to eradicate messes, I combine a love for saving money and keeping spaces sparkling with a little bit of humor. The result? Advice you can use without breaking the bank, to wipe the frown off your face and the dirt out of your home. Sure, I'm a professional writer - but I'm also a bit of neat freak. (As long as there aren't any deadlines approaching...)

10 Best Housekeeping Books To Spruce Up Your Home

Cleaning and cooking can be the bane of your existence, or a quick and easy step towards a more organized, relaxed, and enjoyable life. We’ve brought together the ten best housekeeping books and cleaning tip guides that everyone should keep in their library. At the end of the article, there’s a bonus item. We’ve included […]

8 Lysol Wipes Uses & One Surprising Fact You Never Knew

Lysol wipes uses has changed with the times – I mean really changed. Once upon a time, Lysol was a vaginal-cleansing douche. The company also marketed its cleaning solution as birth control between 1930 and 1960. Considering that the label lists the solution as a skin irritant, it sounds like a painful idea. Don’t try […]

Pine Sol Home Pregnancy Test: Supplies and Instructions

Because every woman on the two-week wait wants to know…. A few months ago, I wrote a post on here that you just LOVED….about Pine Sol. Go figure….I mean, I never imagined a cleaning product would gain such a passionate following. And then I realized why… It wasn’t the Pine Sol. It was the Pine […]

21 Unusual (But Effective) Uses for Windex & Few Fun Facts

If you’ve ever seen My Big Fat Greek Wedding, you know that people can be passionate about the uses for Windex. Pop culture – and Greek fathers in the movies – advocate this formula for skin care. Don’t try it. Windex is extremely caustic. It can burn your flesh, and wreak havoc on delicate electronic […]

Pine Sol Uses: What Can You Use Pine Sol For?

It’s fresh, piney, and a low-cost solution to soooo many cleaning woes. What is in it, though? And what else is it good for? Read on for more info – from Pine Sol as pregnancy test to wasp killer, the uses for this product will astound you. Of course, they don’t all necessarily work, but […]