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A Constant Process

January 18th, 2017

Around here, cleaning the floors is a daily occurrence, or at least almost daily. When you have four cats inside during the winter and heat with wood, lots of hair, sawdust, ash, and other bits collect very quickly. If we bring Tara in there’s no hope.
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Every single day I’m thankful for my little vacuum (it’s a Miele by the way and AMAZING). A few years ago my old vacuum died and I went to my local vacuum store and got a Miele, I couldn’t be happier. Well worth every single penny they cost. The amount of dirt this little canister can clean up is mind blowing. I also love that it packs the bags so full and never loses suction when the bags start filling up.
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This is up there with one of my favorite all time things. Crazy I know, but I’m a neatnik when it comes to the floors. I probably should have saved this for one of my Friday Favorites. The rest of the house can be cluttered, but the floors have to be clean!

Is there one thing you are extra tidy about around the house?

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This is a daily journal of my efforts to cultivate a more simple life, through local eating, gardening and so many other things. We used to live in a small suburban neighborhood Ohio but moved to 153 acres in Liberty, Maine in 2012.