Browsing articles in "Household Tips"
Mar
26
2013

Spring Clean Your Life

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Spring Clean Your Life The practice of ‘spring cleaning’ your home can be traced back to ancient times, when everything in the house would be cleaned before religious occasions. After the long winter, the spring weather would allow doors and windows to be opened to let fresh air in without freezing its inhabitants! Thankfully, modern cleaning products and household gadgets mean that we can maintain clean, tidy homes all year round. However, it’s still a [...]

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Mar
14
2013

How to…Save money

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How to… Save money Forget dieting and exercise – the top New Year’s resolution in 2013 was all about saving money. In these difficult economic times, we all have to tighten our belts and try to reduce our spending where we can. With redundancies and unemployment on the rise, it’s always wise to stash away some savings for those unplanned emergencies. There are lots of easy ways to spend less and save more, without losing [...]

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Mar
12
2013

How to Help others in Their Dreams

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How to…Help others in their dreams New Year’s resolutions usually focus on things we want to change about ourselves, but in 2012 the 8th most popular goal was to help others achieve their dreams. This benevolent pledge is a surprising departure from the usual plans to lose weight or get fit. Perhaps it stems from the fact that we’re all so busy these days – we really want to give something back, it’s just finding [...]

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Feb
6
2013

Spend Less, Save More!

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Did you make a New Years Resolution this year to spend less money or save more?? According to StatisticBrain.com approximately 34% of Americans made that same resolution.  Spending less money is a great goal to strive for but many people don’t know where to begin.  So we came up with a few tips to start you on your way… Do-it-Yourself Brewing your own coffee or tea at and taking it to go can save you [...]

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Sep
18
2012

Household Chores and Fun Activities for the Fall

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It’s hard to believe that fall is less than a week away… on September 22nd it will be “officially” fall! There are so many ways to spend your weekend, there are the things you HAVE to do and then there are the things you WANT to do.  So why not do both? Start your morning off with some household chores and then head out to spend some time with your family or friends.  Now that’s [...]

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Aug
21
2012

Household Chores Weekly Checklist

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A weekly chore list helps you keep your home organized and clean, if you wait until you can actually see the dirt the task at hand could take you days rather than a few hours.  Do yourself a favor and keep on top of your household chores.   Below is this weeks checklist that may serve as a great reminder for household chores that you may conveniently forget!  

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Aug
14
2012

Back to School Checklist

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Only a few weeks to go and the kids are back in school… are you prepared? As a busy parent you may often rely on lists to keep you organized, with that in mind Stockn’Go has decided to help remind and motivate you each week with a new list of things to do.  This weeks checklist is in honor of the kids going BACK TO SCHOOL! A bittersweet moment for most. Print out, or even [...]

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Jun
28
2012

Alternative Uses for Dawn Dish Soap

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Alternative Uses For Household Products: A Series. We all know that Dawn is the “grease getter” when it comes to washing dishes, but did you know that there are over 20 other uses that Dawn dish soap can be used for? The more research I did, the more I was amazed at how many household chores can be cleaned up using Dawn.  Needless to say, Dawn dish soap has just been added to MY grocery [...]

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May
16
2012

How to Clean a Down Comforter at Home

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Down comforters are the best part of every bed, but the big downside of ‘down’ anything is when it comes to getting it clean.  Most down comforters state “dry clean only” on the tag, but the cost to dry clean a comforter can be almost as much as you paid for the darn thing.  So how can we avoid the cost of dry cleaning without ruining the feathers and fluffiness of the down? Try these [...]

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