Proven Happiness: A Professional Cleaner

Harvard Business Review surprised some readers when they reported that people who spend money to get time are happier than those who spend time to get money.People who have more time with friends, family, causes and interests dear to their hearts are happier, more productive, and less likely to divorce than those who have more money and less free time. 

Expiration Dates: Suggestions or Deadlines?

The foods you’re probably uncertain about are not the perishables, which change their look and smell if they get too old, but the nonperishable ones in your cabinet or pantry. ¬†These are the items that often have an expiration date stamped on the box. And those are the dates that you might hear people say are “just suggestions.”

How seriously do you need to take those expiration dates?

Bed Bugs in Northwest Arkansas

An outbreak of bed bugs in a care home in Northwest Arkansas is making residents nervous about bed bugs in Northwest Arkansas. You might have grown up with the childhood rhyme, “Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bit” but you don’t want these foul critters in your home.

Organizing Makeup

Cosmetics may be an important part of your life, a pleasure and a bit of a hobby, or they may be a part of a quick morning routine. Either way, those pots and tubes and pencils have a way of cluttering up your bathroom, dressing table, purse, and your life in general. How can you best corral them and keep them both tidy and handy? Organizing makeup requires some thought, and maybe a few good tools.

Cats on the Counter?

Cats are known as clean pets. They don’t need to be bathed, they spend a lot of time washing, and they can be counted on to use their litter box. But that doesn’t mean that they should be allowed on your kitchen counters. Cats can carry toxoplasmosis, tapeworms, heartworm and fleas, as well as any bacteria they track in from outdoors or even from other areas in your home.