Photo by Abigial Batchelder
Hopefully you know already if you are hosting Thanksgiving on Thursday or not. But, chances are you may have last minute guests sometime this holiday season, and today today I’m over at Keeper of the Home sharing my tips for getting your home ready for guests without spending all day (or all week) cleaning.
From the post:
The holidays are in full swing, and along with holidays usually come guests. It is a blessing to host others in our homes, whether for a week night family dinner, weekend party, or small group Bible study, but sometimes the preparation for guests can become stressful or overwhelming.
We get the feeling that we need to have the house perfectly clean and put together before our guests arrive, or we find out that company is coming over on short notice, and we look around our house and think, “Uh-oh.”
I’ll be the first to admit that my house pretty much never looks perfect, and is not company ready all of the time. As we talked about last month, I strive to maintain my home on a day to day basis, but that still often falls short of how I would ideally like my home to look if others are coming to visit. Read more…