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5 Strategies for a Successful Return to School

5 Strategies for a Successful Return to School   In a few short weeks, kids will be heading back to school! Backpacks, lunch bags, sneakers and notebooks will be hauled out of storage or bought new to be labeled and organized for the first day. This fall promises kids a full school experience, so make […]

Corn Off the Cob in Under a Minute!

Corn Off the Cob in Under a Minute!   Dripping in butter, with a sprinkle of salt, a hint of spice or straight up as it was picked, fresh corn on the cob can’t be beat. But, if you’re one of the many who find this Canadian delicacy too messy or prefer it off the […]

Don’t Throw in the Trowel Just Yet! Your Garden Still Needs You

Don’t Throw in the Trowel Just Yet! Your Garden Still Needs You   The excitement of planning and preparing your garden and planting your favourite perennials has passed. And, while over the past few months you’ve enjoyed the fruits of your labour in your outdoor oasis, the summer heat is taking its toll. But don’t […]

5 Tips for a Sand-Free Car

5 Tips for a Sand-Free Car   There’s only one drawback to spending the day at the beach: all that sand you unintentionally bring into the car at the end of the day! Sand has a sneaky way of getting into every nook and cranny, seam, and crevice, making clean-up a challenge. This year, be […]

Simple Solutions to Hide Your Air Conditioner

Simple Solutions to Hide Your Air Conditioner   How much time do you spend in the garden? Probably hours – planning, planting, watering, weeding, and deadheading – to create an oasis that you can escape to and enjoy with friends and family. That is until the bulky air conditioner catches your eye and the illusion […]

7 Reasons You Need an Outdoor Clothesline

7 Reasons You Need an Outdoor Clothesline   Retractable, stationary, or compact, the versatile clothesline is a must-have for every homeowner (even those with limited space). Not convinced? We’ve compiled 8 reasons that will have you rushing out to buy one this weekend. More Money in your Wallet Everyone likes to save money and reducing […]

Refresh Your Space with a Summer Photo Swap

Refresh Your Space with a Summer Photo Swap   Looking for a fun and innovative way to update your living room, family room, bedroom, or home office? Simply switch and swap out all of your old framed photos for new ones. All you need is a good printer and photo paper. No printer, no worries! […]

Flip your Fan to Cool for the Best Results

Flip your Fan to Cool for the Best Results   Do you change the direction your ceiling fan spins from winter to summer? You should. To keep cool in the summer, your ceiling fan should spin counterclockwise. The counterclockwise direction combined with the blade pitch on your fan creates a downdraft, which sends out that […]

Upgrade your Garden with an Eco-Friendly Rain Barrel

Upgrade your Garden with an Eco-Friendly Rain Barrel   Rainwater harvesting has become a popular trend. Stylish rain barrels come in all different shapes and sizes to fit even the smallest urban space. And while technically a free resource, collecting rainwater for your garden has many benefits. The most obvious is to capture water for […]

Simple Ways to Celebrate the Summer Solstice

Simple Ways to Celebrate the Summer Solstice   In the Northern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs when the sun travels along its northernmost path in the sky. Often called the longest day of the year, it’s the day with the most daylight making it a day worthy of celebration! For thousands of years, cultures from […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas Dad Will Love

Father’s Day Gift Ideas Dad Will Love   Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19 and we’ve got some great ideas on how to make it special. Forego the sea of mass-produced sentiments for a truly unique and personal gift. Our top five favourite Father’s Day gifts are thoughtful and heartfelt because they speak to his […]

How to Spring Clean Your Trampoline

How to Spring Clean Your Trampoline   If you’re like most trampoline owners, your trampoline was left up and intact all winter. Whether it’s the hassle of dismantling or a lack of space, taking it apart before the snow falls is just something that is rarely done. But, the cold weather can take its toll. […]

Is Your Bike Road-Ready?

Is Your Bike Road-Ready?   If your bike has been stuck in storage all winter, a little bike maintenance is important before you hit the road. Whether it’s on a remote road in the country or on a busy suburban street, safety is priority #1. Adjust the Seat While obvious for children who may have […]

Space-Saving Hacks for Packing a Suitcase

Space-Saving Hacks for Packing a Suitcase   Travel is on everyone’s bucket list this summer. Where do YOU plan to go first? The cottage, camping, glamping, backpacking, to an Airbnb, or somewhere luxurious overseas? Wherever you plan to go, a few space-saving packing tips will ensure you can take a few of the little comforts […]

Plogging: The Eco-Friendly Way to Jog

Plogging: The Eco-Friendly Way to Jog   Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world. Among one of the top ten globally respected countries in the Environmental Performance Index (for over a decade) with exceptionally clean air, clean water, and low emissions. Sweden sets a new standard to be admired and matched by other […]

Molly Maid's Book

A clean house has never been so simple!

The MOLLY MAID Cleaning Handbook is full of easy cleaning methods, tips and advice. Cleaning can be fast and simple; from tackling the clutter to scrubbing the bathtub, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID will be with you every step of the way. With a system as efficient as MOLLY MAID, you’ll have plenty of time left over to enjoy your sparkling home.