Category Archives: How-To

Money Saving Tip for Pesach

Here is an idea to help you save some money this season. This is something I try to do every year, so I’m not spending a ton all at once. Start buying Kosher for Passover foods from now. I buy a little at a time each week, so I don’t have a big layout right before Pesach. And so I don’t have to worry about stocking up or having nothing left in the stores when I’m ready to shop. How I’m able to do this: I…

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*GUEST POST* DIY: How to Create a Chore Chart for the Kids

Today, I’m over at talking about how to make your very own chore chart! So for a while, I wanted to make my kids a chart to track improved behavior. The problem was, there were so many ideas in my head, I just kept pushing it off. Until I thought of this idea. I was cleaning out my art closet and found an unused picture frame. I didn’t have the heart to trash it, after all, it was perfectly good. And that’s when I had…

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Easy + Thorough Cleaning Trick

The following may gross you out. There… I said it here so you can read at your own risk! 😉 If you’re a mom of young kids, you’ll know what I mean when I say I hate cleaning the high chair and car seats for Passover! That usually entails a good 30+ minutes of scrubbing, vacuuming and tooth-picking the hard-to-get-to spots. This year, thanks to a good *great* friend and Shaatra Club reader, I was able to clean these things WITHOUT reaching for a rag…

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