Author Archives: Kaye Dacus

About Kaye Dacus

Kaye Dacus Academic Editor (at NCU). Published Author (11 novels, dozens of articles, essays, poems). Prolific Procrastinator. www.kayedacus.com

Clean House Challenge: Day 10 — Purge, Clean, Organize Kitchen Cupboards | #housekeeping #organization #cleanhousechallenge

Yesterday, when I started working on the kitchen drawers, I realized I’d need some organization helpers. So after the gym this morning, I stopped by the dollar store in the same shopping center and picked up several different types of … Continue reading

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Clean House Challenge: Day 9 — Purge, Clean, Organize Kitchen Drawers | #housekeeping #organization #cleanhousechallenge

Now that I’m done traveling for work, it’s time to get back to work on the Clean House Challenge . . . a challenge which has 31 days, but which I knew there was no way I’d be able to … Continue reading

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Clean House Challenge Day 8, Part II — Work on the Pantry/Utility Room Continues

After getting all of the shelves on one side of the pantry/utility room purged, cleaned, and organized yesterday, my task for today is to tackle the other side. Since I made beef jerky last night (recipe to be posted soon) … Continue reading

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31-Day Clean House Challenge: Work on the Pantry (Day 8) Has Begun

Clean House Challenge Day 8 — Purge, Clean, and Organize the Pantry/Utility Room started with removing all the food from the shelves so they could be cleaned. I organized all this stuff while unloading the shelves to make putting it … Continue reading

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#LowCarbRecipe: Pork and Green Chile Stew, Revisited

Can you believe it? A recipe post from me! It’s been so long. But there’s a reason why the kitchen is the first room I’ve concentrated on during the 31-Day Clean House Challenge. Because for me, a clean, organized kitchen … Continue reading

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31-Day Clean House Challenge: Day 8 — Clean and Organize Pantry (or, Why I’m Procrastinating)

I’m trying to keep myself on a schedule of allowing no more than one day to lapse in between completing the assigned CHC tasks on the schedule. So why haven’t I completed Day 8 yet? Clean House Challenge — Day … Continue reading

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31-Day Clean House Challenge: Day 7 — Kitchen: Clean Large Appliances

Yesterday ended up being so busy, I didn’t have time to do much more than a 15-minute declutter. But I at least did that! How is the challenge going for you? Are you building any good habits (like doing that … Continue reading

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