Spring Cleaning Time!

It’s that time of year, time to pull out the heavy artillery and give the house a thorough ‘spring’ cleaning. (I use the term “spring” loosely, because as I see it, if Spring refuses to come, then I don’t have to get in any hurry to clean either, right?)

The thought of tackling intensive cleaning projects can be so overwhelming. It’s a huge undertaking to thoroughly clean an entire house. Cleaning light fixtures, blinds and drapes, deep-cleaning appliances, decluttering common areas, and organizing are certainly not my idea of a good time, but it must get done.

Take last week for example, we had three days without power, and all my normal daily/weekly upkeep came to a screeching halt. Who knew dust and grime thrived in cold, dark houses?! I swear there are 10 times more dust bunnies this week than usual. And the mountains of laundry a family of four can produce in one week are staggering! Now, on top of all the catch up I must do, I have spring cleaning looming over my head. Yo March, enough is enough.

I take to the internet for help looking for a comprehensive cleaning check list, and realized, as a full-time working mother, just how inadequately I’ve been keeping house. Did you know you are supposed to deep clean inside your fridge once a month – because your salad and meat drawers can have 750 times more bacteria than what’s considered safe. Gross! See! This is why I don’t like cleaning; it’s gross. Maybe I’ll just leave it to the professionals this year (wink!).

Happy Spring Cleaning! Don’t forget you can stream 99.9 the Q, Cape Country 104, Ocean 104.7 or WFCC our Classical channel on your favorite smart device. Just ask Alexa or say, “Hey Google”!

About Cathy Summers

Cathy Summers is the Midday Host on 99.9 The Q and Afternoon Host on Cape Country 104.

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