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The Teal Pumpkin Project: How A Seasonal Veggie Got The Blues

While trick or treating this year, you might notice some homes and businesses with a different take on the classic Halloween pumpkin. Though “pumpkin orange” dominates the seasonal color palette, don’t be surprised to see some painted a bright teal blue. It’s not just for a splash of color—it’s to remind everyone to make Halloween … Continued

Recent Travel, Work and Great Progress In Rwanda

CottageCare CEO, Tom Schrader, left for Rwanda last week to tend to big plans working with widows and orphans in Cyabatanzi, Ntunga, Kabuga and Kigali, Rwanda. A 3rd-world country like Rwanda does not have the industry and natural resources to create the tax revenue to provide for their people in need as do 1st-world countries like the … Continued

Great Things To Do With Kids Home During Your House Cleanings!

This time of year a lot of parents are making adjustments to their schedules and routine to accommodate for their kids being home for the summer. Summer camp, vacations, child care arrangements, planning a daily schedule, or… letting things slip to the wayside while seeing how the whole summer routine goes and hoping for the … Continued

Party Host Etiquette 101 + Awesome Easter Brunch Menu Ideas!

Spring is in full swing, and provides many opportunities to host an event at your home! Today we will be discussing topics on host etiquette while entertaining party guests, and also sharing a few Easter brunch ideas with you! Accommodate for allergies.  Allergies, long-term food lifestyles (veganism, vegetarianism, kosher) for religious or medical reasons are … Continued

17 Super Actionable Spring Cleaning Tips [from the pros]

 It’s spring cleaning time which means, bringing that electric leaf blower INSIDE! (more on this in a bit) We all get it, spring cleaning means finally getting to those items on your list that we continually procrastinate. There are plenty of lists out there with standard items like dust behind this, clean out that, but … Continued

Get The ULTIMATE [best!] CottageCare Spring Cleaning pt. 3!

Thank you for joining us for our last post in our ultimate spring cleaning blog series! Yesterday we talked about how to get the ultimate CottageCare cleaning in your kitchen. Today we’re sharing tips on how to get the ultimate CottageCare cleaning in your bathroom and what you can do before your CottageCare crew member arrives at your home to get an even DEEPER … Continued

Get The ULTIMATE CottageCare Spring Cleaning pt. 2!

Welcome to our ultimate spring cleaning blog series! In our previous post, we talked about how to get the ultimate CottageCare cleaning in your living areas and bedrooms. Today we’re sharing tips on how to get the ultimate CottageCare cleaning in your kitchen and what you can do before your CottageCare crew member arrives at your home to get an … Continued

How To Get The ULTIMATE [best] CottageCare Spring Cleaning!

Happy spring everyone! Today we’re going to talk about how to get the ultimate CottageCare cleaning in your living areas and bedrooms. Yes, it’s true! There are a few things that you can do before the CottageCare crew member arrives at your home to get an even DEEPER CottageCare housecleaning! Also, we’re going to give you … Continued

Super Spring Cleaning! How To Clean Windows 101!

Last week we wrapped up our Green in 2017 mini blog series, and will be diving into another mini series on a topic that we REALLY love… SPRING CLEANING! While we provide housecleaning services, we want to provide you with all the tools necessary to get your home organized and so clean it shines! We will … Continued