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FREE Cleaning Calendar for May 2015

It’s almost May and that means that it’s time for May’s FREE cleaning calendar!  If you’re feeling like you need some help with your cleaning and homekeeping and don’t know where to start, you’re going to love my cleaning routine and calendar. I keep daily homekeeping tasks to 15-30 minutes a day and this simple plan is how I do it!  This is a solution for busy households – give it a go, I think you’ll be surprised how a little bit every day can make a huge difference in your home.

Fresh Start Clean+Organized 2015

If you’ve been following Clean Mama for even a week, I hope you know that everyday is a chance to start over and so is every week, month, etc. I hope that you find that my cleaning routine is SIMPLE, EASY TO IMPLEMENT, and full of GRACE.

Read on, grab the FREE calendar for May and get ready to see how doing a little bit everyday really is the secret to a clean house. If you’re doing the Spring Clean in 30 Challenge, I also have a version with the challenge included.

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Want to join in on the fun? Grab a FREE cleaning and organizing calendar for May and give it a go. Follow along for motivational posts and tips to keep up with the daily and weekly tasks. I also post daily reminders on Instagram and Facebook!

Fresh Start Calendar for May 2015

Go here to grab your FREE calendar for May 2015!

(Please note: You’ll need to put the calendar in your cart and checkout – it’s still FREE – once you create an account it will save any free printables and you can come back and access them anytime.  Upon checkout you’ll see the link for the free calendar AND it will also be emailed to you automatically!)

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If you like this FREE printable you’ll love my HOMEKEEPING SOCIETY and the organizing printables in my shop!

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Homekeeping Skills You Need In the Kitchen

Kitchen Homekeeping Skills You Need In the Kitchen via Clean Mama

Keeping house is not instinctual for most people, it's a learned behavior and habits that need to be repeated (all the time, unfortunately) to be effective.  Here are my top 4 clean kitchen techniques for you to try out for yourself.  Keep an eye out for more posts in this series.  Happy homekeeping! How to Clean a Refrigerator With all the activity that goes on in the fridge, it's doesn't take long for crumbs, spills and drips to take center … [Continue reading...]

Week 3 : Spring Clean in 30

spring clean in 30 via Clean Mama

It’s officially spring cleaning season and this month A Bowl Full of Lemons and I are making our way through our “Spring Clean in 30″ Challenge!  We are completing 30 cleaning tasks (each under 30 minutes) for the next 30 days and sharing daily on Instagram.  If you don’t have an Instagram account, you can find out what we’ve been cleaning each week by way of a weekly update on the blog.  If you have an Instagram account, follow us at @cleanmama … [Continue reading...]

The Laundress : 30-Day Clean Home Challenge

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This is a sponsored post in coordination with The Laundress.  Rest assured, I only recommend products that I personally use in my own home and love.  You can see my disclosure statement here. I've been using The Laundress laundry products for quite awhile (you might have seen them on my favorites page and on photos of my laundry room) and I love them!  Regardless if you have or haven't experienced them, and you're looking for a completely … [Continue reading...]

Homekeeping Society | May Essentials

May Homekeeping Society - main - via Clean Mama

If you feel like you need a little help staying on top of the dailies, you will be thrilled with May’s HOMEKEEPING SOCIETY.  Complete with seasonal touches, this month features a teal, soft navy, and strawberry color scheme.  Arrows are the featured design - I love how it calls you to action in a cute, non-bossy way. You'll love the EASY PRINT feature, simply open and print the pages in ONE step. This is set up exactly how the printed version is … [Continue reading...]

Week 2 : Spring Clean in 30

spring clean in 30 via Clean Mama

It’s officially spring cleaning season and A Bowl Full of Lemons and I are half way through our “Spring Clean in 30″ Challenge!  We are completing 30 cleaning tasks (each under 30 minutes) for the next 30 days and sharing daily on Instagram.  If you don’t have an Instagram account, you can find out what we’ve been cleaning each week by way of a weekly update on the blog.  If you have an Instagram account, follow us at @cleanmama and … [Continue reading...]

Giveaway : $500 SPA Bundle

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TWEET YOURSELF TO A SPECIAL DAY How often do you hear people say, “You need take time for yourself?”  What is your typical answer? Yeah, we would have some similar responses.  We are here to tell you that it is finally YOUR time! Read on to enter for a chance to win an amazing spa bundle! How excited would YOU be if you were gifted with an amazing SPA bundle? As parents ourselves, we know how crazy life can get and we know all too well how we … [Continue reading...]

How to Clean Any Kitchen Sink

How to Clean Any Kitchen Sink via Clean Mama

Several months ago, I asked you what some of your biggest cleaning conundrums were.  I've covered quite a few already in blog posts and will continue to sprinkle them in to upcoming posts as well. This week covers cleaning something that most of you have - a kitchen sink.  Whether yours is stainless or porcelain, cast iron or solid surface,  I've got you covered. Cleaning your kitchen sink may not be the first thing on your agenda, but a simple … [Continue reading...]

Quick Clean : Lemon Disposal Cleaner

Quick Clean - Lemon Disposal Cleaner via Clean Mama

If you have a garbage disposal or kitchen drain you know it can get a little stinky from time to time.  I have a simple, 2 ingredient DIY solution that you can probably whip up today.  If you want to add this to your routine, use this weekly. Lemon Disposal Cleaner Ingredients: 1/4 cup baking soda 1/4 cup lemon juice (fresh or in a jar) Mix the baking soda and lemon juice together to make a pasty liquid. The liquid will start … [Continue reading...]

Week 1: Spring Clean in 30

spring clean in 30 via Clean Mama

It’s officially spring cleaning season and this past week A Bowl Full of Lemons and I kicked off our “Spring Clean in 30″ Challenge!  We are completing 30 cleaning tasks (each under 30 minutes) for the next 30 days and sharing daily on Instagram.  If you don’t have an Instagram account, you can find out what we’ve been cleaning each week by way of a weekly update on the blog.  If you have an Instagram account, follow us at @cleanmama and … [Continue reading...]

Practical Cleaning Routine Tips for Any Schedule

Practical Cleaning Routine Tips via Clean Mama

I talk a lot about my cleaning routine and what tasks to do on different days and how to complete those tasks, but how about specific ideas for ways to implement my cleaning routine into a variety of schedules?  Today I'm going to share some simple tips and tricks for how to incorporate a cleaning routine. Let's not dispute whose schedule is more difficult to fit a cleaning routine into, but let's talk about HOW to incorporate a cleaning routine … [Continue reading...]

Spring Clean in 30 Challenge

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It’s officially SPRING CLEANING SEASON and Toni from A Bowl Full of Lemons and I are kicking off our 'Spring Clean in 30' Challenge TODAY on Instagram!  We are completing 30 cleaning tasks (each under 30 minutes) for the next 30 days and sharing daily on Instagram. If you don’t have an Instagram account, you can find out what we’ve been cleaning each week – here on the blog.  If you have an Instagram account, follow us at @cleanmama and … [Continue reading...]

Introducing : Clean Mama Essentials Kit

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I am over-the-moon excited to introduce you to a limited edition collaboration with one of my favorite companies, Murchison-Hume - the CLEAN MAMA ESSENTIALS KIT! Keeping a clean house doesn't have to be difficult!  With the right products, you can clean your home with ease and enjoy the process.  Murchison-Hume is the perfect combination function meets style. I love that Murchison-Hume products are plant-based, safe, and natural products, but … [Continue reading...]

Gather Your Tools | The Best Tools for Spring Cleaning

The Best Tools for Spring Cleaning via Clean Mama

If you're ready to do some SPRING CLEANING, you'll need to gather your tools.  I find it most effective to gather from tools I have and then assess the situation and see if I need to get anything else.  This ensures that I am ready to do a little bit of cleaning every day and stay on track to meet my goal of having the whole house spring-cleaned by the end of April in under 30 minutes a day.   Grab a container, a basket, or a cleaning caddy and … [Continue reading...]

Busy Week Menu Plan – Take 2 – 7 More Time Saving Meals for a Busy Week

Busy Week Menu Plan - Take 2 - 7 Time Saving Recipes for a Busy Week via Clean Mama

This post is one of those bossy posts where I tell you to try menu planning.  If you don't menu plan and you need a reason to, these seven recipes are it.  Seriously, go to the links, print them out and make them.  You probably only need to choose your favorite 5 or 6 recipes because there's most likely going to be leftovers from a couple of them.  Plan for leftovers - it's the secret to easy menu planning!  Once you've printed out the recipes, … [Continue reading...]