5 Kitchen Rules for a Large Family

Stick to these 5 kitchen rules for a large family to help you manage the household chores and cleaning tasks!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glad. All opinions are 100% mine. Running a large household looks different in a lot of ways than a small family. These easy kitchen rules for a large family can make a big difference in helping you run the hub of the home and keep those meals coming 3+ … Continue reading

Tricks to Help Keep a Boys Bathroom Clean

Simple tricks to help keep your boys bathroom clean, the struggle is real. Moms of boys completely understand.

Do you have boys? If you do, then you know how absolutely terribly, disgusting boys bathrooms can be. Especially when they’re little, but our grown men can even be bad. My family lived in a small 4 bed / 2 bath home up until a few months ago. All 5 boys shared one tiny bathroom. It was scary. I’ve learned … Continue reading

Cleaning Shortcuts to Quickly Clean Your Home!

These cleaning shortcuts will help you tidy up your home in minutes, just in time for those unexpected visitors, or help you keep up on your cleaning duties.

This post is sponsored by American Standard, who has provided me with product. All reviews and opinions are my own. No one really enjoys cleaning, but it’s an inevitable part of life. You never know when someone is going to call and ask if they can swing by in 5-minutes or the doorbell rings and you run around quickly tidying up … Continue reading

7 Ways to Winterize Your Home


This past year, my husband and I purchased our first home. As exciting as it is to be home owners, there is a lot of upkeep required! New to the whole home ownership thing and need to get your home prepared for winter? Start with these 7 Ways to Winterize Your Home. I received samples and compensation in exchange for … Continue reading

Top 12 Places You’re Forgetting to Clean

The cleaning routine can hit a snag if you forget to hit these important, but often overlooked spots! Tricks to get them in your routine and what a difference these cleaning tasks can make on the feel of your home! These easy ideas will make it a breeze to finish up the cleaning tasks.

This post brought to you by Rug Doctor. The content and opinions expressed below are that of A Mom’s Take. Here’s a funny story for you. My family was heading on a vacation once and were packed and ready out in the car to go. I guess my grandma didn’t want to come home to a dirty home, who does … Continue reading

DIY Spider & Ant Repellent

Spider & Ant Repellent

I’m completely afraid of spiders. Both me and my husband are. It’s sort of funny whenever we spy one in our home because we both turn to absolute babies begging the other to take care of it for us. And there is nothing worse than finding a trail of ants marching into your home to retrieve those tiny crumbs that … Continue reading

5 Ways to Make Cleaning Your Bathroom Easier

bathroom cleaning

I’m not going to lie, cleaning the bathroom is probably my least favorite chore. As I clean my house each week, I find myself putting the bathroom off until the very last room. Although I don’t know of many people who actually enjoy cleaning the bathroom, it’s a chore that must be done! Want to make cleaning your bathroom a … Continue reading

5 Things You Should Be Cleaning in Your Home


This past week, I got the itch to start my spring cleaning. While cleaning out cubbies, under beds, and shelves, I realized that my “clean house” wasn’t so clean after all. Thinking about all of the places that my family frequently touches throughout the day made me realize that there are many areas of my house that I should be … Continue reading

Homemade Soap Scum Remover

soap scum remover

The worst area in the entire house to clean is the bathroom. Are you with me? I hate scrubbing toilets, washing down the shower or tub, and disinfecting the entire room. It’s inevitable, and the job has to get done, so to help make the bathroom clean-up project easier, I keep a spray bottle of homemade soap scum remover in … Continue reading