Readers’ Top Tips

Thanks to the marvels of technology, some of my recent online articles included a comments facility and some people very kindly used this space to volunteer their own housework-success secrets. These included some real gems and I thought it would be helpful to put...

How to keep new year resolutions

   New Year Resolutions.Did you make any, this year? If so, are they still going strong? Or just a dim and slightly guilty memory?Given that the majority of New Year Resolutions fail to make it past New Year’s Eve, it begs the question – why bother?...
Why housework is mental

Why housework is mental

Let’s play Spot the Difference. Woman A arrives home. She hangs up her coat, bag and keys. She looks around her tidy home, smiles and decides she’s got time to relax in her beautiful sitting room with a cuppa and a magazine. A flustered Woman B heaves the door open,...