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July Habit #23 I Want to Swish and Swipe

Because of the well water we use, I have hard water stains build up easily in tub, sink, and toilet. It is a real challenge to get rid of the ones in the toilet no matter what cleaner I use. So, I went to the store, bought a pumice stick and used elbow grease to wipe out those ugly stains in the toilet. It took a lot of scrubbing. Then, I cleaned the toilet with the regular cleaner I use.

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July Habit #22 What Motivates Me

My home is improving by the day and even my 3 children, who have inherited the CHAOS gene from my husband and me, are improving. I just wanted to tell you what motivates me to clean the bathroom each morning – I consider it my selfish act of the day.

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July Habit #20 Using Up What I Have

I was one of those people that dreaded the bathroom and I would put it off. The bathrooms would not get cleaned for two weeks on average. I know, I know…the longer it goes the worse it will get. So when I got myself in gear I started cleaning a toilet a day before my shower.

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July Habit #19 Here Is A Tip

Even my kids will do it, when asked. They understand that it is a quick way to keep the bathroom clean, and they don’t mind doing it at all!

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July Habit #18 I Had Forgotten What It Was Like

I have to be upfront that I haven’t always taken up the challenge of the monthly habit. For one reason, it took about 3 months just to regain the habit of shining my kitchen sink.

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July Habit #17 No Problems

When I am upstairs for a reason, I just use that bathroom and give it a Swish and Swipe. Right before company comes, I check it and usually it only takes a Swish and Swipe to get it company ready.

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July Habit #16 Now To My Routine

I never walk into my bathrooms that I don’t notice the shining sinks and fixtures. The toilet and rim are clean and the floor is clean. I needn’t be concerned when a guest wants to use the restroom…it is CLEAN, yea!!!

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July Habit #15 One Of The Great Traps

I’m glad that July is here, because Swish and Swipe is something that I really need to re-integrate into my evening routine after my shower.

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July Habit #13 One Step At A Time

Okay…I used to think that going through ALL those testimonial e-mails was a WOT (waste of time (; ). I usually breeze/scan through them because I’m a good little flybaby, so I do what I’m told; however, I’m also a wife/mom/teacher/adhd woman, so scanning was as good as it got .

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July Habit #12 Making An Effort

Today, July 5th, the fifth day of the swish and swipe habit, we had tradesmen coming in to pull off some roofing to fix the wiring in the ceiling.

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