How to Clean Appliances with Vinegar


Here are a few quick tips for how to clean appliances with vinegar! Forget harsh chemicals and clean your appliances the all-natural way! #1 Dishwasher Many of you may have seen my previous post on How to Clean your Dishwasher.  But if you didn’t here’s a re-cap.  To “remove built-up soap film and increase [dishwasher] …Continue Reading

The House Undone = Incredible Design


I love  The House Undone!  Their design style is incredible, they are affordable, they can decorate your home from across the world {if need be}, and on top of all that they are the sweetest gals you’ll ever meet!  Ashlie and I have become great texting friends and I’m pretty sure there isn’t a week …Continue Reading

Vinegar Uses: Clean with Vinegar

clean with vinegar

  I’m sure that, if you read this blog on a regular basis, that many of you already use vinegar for cleaning.  Today I’m going to give you a few more ways to clean with vinegar around your house.   #1 Cloths and Sponges Source A few of you have emailed me and asked me how …Continue Reading

How to Store Foil and Plastic Wrap

How to Store Foil and Plastic Wrap - Ask Anna

  Let’s give a warm welcome to Kim from A Real-Life Housewife!  Kim has so many wonderful tips and ideas that I asked her if she’d like to join us to share this great tip with us! Take it away Kim…   Hello again, Ask Anna readers!  Today I am going to share with you …Continue Reading

Vinegar Uses: Natural Pesticides


  Bugs.  We all hate bugs, especially in our house and around our food.  There are lots of pesticides on the market but most, if not all, of them come with a toxic smell that leaves your home smelling dirty and deadly.  Well, you’re in luck!  Today I’m going to show you a few ways …Continue Reading

Vinegar Tips – Laundry, Day 2

Tips for using vinegar in the laundry room - Ask Anna

  Yesterday we learned 5 great ways to use vinegar in the laundry room and today I have 4 more great vinegar tips for you!   #1 Shrunken Wool ClothesWash shrunken clothing items “in a solution of 1 part white wine vinegarto 2 parts water for 25 minutes.”  After washing the item(s) stretch it back …Continue Reading

Vinegar Tips – Laundry, Day 1


Today I begin a 10 day Vinegar series.  I am super excited about this series because I think every one of you will learn new vinegar tips for how you can use vinegar in, and around, your home.  I definitley learned a thing or two while I was writing the series! So without further ado …Continue Reading

How to Organize School Clothes

School clothes organization

I am super excited to introduce you to a product that is going to make your life a lot easier!  Are your weekday mornings a little chaotic?  Do you argue with your kids about what they are going to wear to school each day?  Today I’m going to show you how to organize school clothes …Continue Reading

Fashion Mom Cafe: a Place for Great Deals!


Have you ever heard of Fashion Mom Cafe?  Well I sure hadn’t! Why didn’t someone tell me about this site years ago!  Fashion Mom Cafe {FMC} is pretty much the handiest and coolest site for moms since the PB&J sandwich!  What is it you ask?  Well, I’ll let them tell you… “Fashion Mom Cafe (FMC) …Continue Reading

How to a Document to a Blog Post (Blogging Tips)

How to attach a document to a blog post -- Ask Anna

I’m writing this post because I wish there had been a tutorial for this when I was trying to figure out how to attach a document to a blog post.  It’s really quite simple, but it wasn’t easy {for me} to figure out, so today I’m going to save you all the hard work! Start …Continue Reading

DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner


Here is a great tip from Jennifer at Delightfully Noted! I have readers ask me all the time how often, and how, they should wash their makeup brushes, so when I saw this post I knew it needed to be shared with all of you! Take it away Jennifer…Hello! I’m Jennifer, the face behind the …Continue Reading

New Series: Vinegar Tips & Tricks


  I am so excited to give you a sneak peek at a new series starting here next week!  10 days and 40 new tricks for how to use vinegar!!!  I learned so much while writing this series and I know you will learn a lot too.   Here’s the line up: