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March 23 2007 Cleaning Newsletter

Cleaning Newsletter

Cleaning Newsletter

Good, clean ideas for a good, clean home


By Kathryn Weber, BellaOnline Cleaning Editor




Clean Thoughts         Editor's notes

Featured Product      VIOLight Toothbrush Sanitizer

Featured Article        10 Most Common BellaOnline Cleaning Reader Questions





Ever have one of those crazy days?  Maybe it's a crazy week...or a crazy month.  Well, for some strange reason I was struggling with finding a topic to write about for this newsletter.  (Normally, writer's block is not something that I suffer from.)  But I was having difficulty writing about cleaning today.  Funny, but my house is having difficulty staying clean this week, too.   Then, I got to thinking about some of the "crazy" cleaning ideas I have personally witnessed and some that others have written to tell me about.


Yes, some of those ideas are out there.  Like using underwear to clean with.  I remember going to a friend's house to work on a decorating project and she whips out an old pair of her husband's underwear to clean some brass fittings for a piece of furniture we were working on.  We both looked at each other in stunned silence -- she knowing that I was looking at her hubby's dirty old drawers and me knowing that I was, well, looking at her hubby's dirty old drawers.  It was an uncomfortable moment to say the least.  I wonder if she still uses them? 


I can honestly say that I would never be desperate enough to use old underwear for anything.  Please:  use old towels, dishtowels, t-shirts (maybe), but never, ever use old underwear.  You might just embarrass yourself -- and someone else. ;-)



Kathryn Weber

Cleaning Editor for Bellaonline


P.S. It's time to start thinking about Spring Cleaning!  I've included links to some spring cleaning articles.




The products featured here are ones I use in my own home, that I can personally attest to, and that I L-O-V-E.  I want you to try them, too, because I know you will also enjoy them and they will help you keep a cleaner, more comfortable home.


VIOlight Toothbrush Sanitizer

Forget chemicals.  Clean your toothbrush the safe and easy way that's recommended by dentists. 




Seven Crazy Cleaning Ideas

What some people think is "clean" is just plain crazy!  See if you do any of these crazy cleaning ideas around your house.

Click here to read the article:



Get in the Swing with Spring Cleaning!

Spring cleaning articles help you get your house ready for Spring


General Spring Cleaning     

It's not clean until...            

Pressure Wash Your House

Clutter & Cleaning             

Clean Windows Fast & Easy




Kathryn Weber is the cleaning editor for BellaOnline, Living Space newspaper columnist (Victoria Advocate, Beaches Leader, et al), and publisher of the Red Lotus Letter feng shui E-Zine ( 


RADIO, TV PRODUCERS & HOSTS: Do you have a radio show and need an entertaining guest?  Kathryn is a popular guest on radio and television shows.  Witty and entertaining, she can talk on a variety of subjects -- from feng shui to cleaning to our aversion to housekeeping. 


NEED CONTENT OR A SPEAKER?  Contact Kathryn for information about speaking opportunities, radio or television interviews, and content.  If you have a need for feng shui, lifestyle, home and garden, or cleaning information or content for your E-zine, website, or publication, Kathryn would be delighted to speak with you.


Kathryn Weber                             

P.O. Box 531, Cuero, Texas  77954                                            

Telephone:  361.676.8800

FAX:  361.277.8391


(C) 2007 Kathryn Weber.  All contents of this newsletter are copyrighted.  All rights reserved.


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