Mrs. Kiwi's Homemaking Blog

Discover homemaking tips to help you create a home that nurtures you and your family. Learn about cleaning, cooking, and self-care for homemakers.

How to Have an Extra Clean Kitchen (Simple Kitchen Cleaning Routines)

This post is about how to have an extra clean kitchen. You’ll discover kitchen cleaning tips to help you create a space that enables you to cook delicious, nutritious meals for you and your family.

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Preparing for the Mid-Autumn Festival (Autumn Homemaking Traditions)

Summer in Hong Kong is hot, humid, and punctuated by thunderstorms and typhoons. After several months of this erratic, muggy weather, it is always a relief when autumn draws near.

In my home, the first big event of autumn is the Mid-Autumn Festival. In today’s post, I share some of the autumn homemaking traditions that I do to prepare for this traditional festival.

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Summer Homemaking Checklist (Seasonal Homemaking Ideas)

Recently I have been working through my summer homemaking checklist. In this post, I share four seasonal homemaking tasks that I’ve been doing to invite summer into my home.

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Summer in My Kitchen (Summer Dinner Ideas)

In this post, I share four summer dinner ideas, meals that help me to soak up the beauty of the warmer months. Here’s a snapshot of what summer looks like in my kitchen…

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How to Remove Stains From Ceramic Mugs (Foolproof Method)

If you are an avid coffee or tea drinker, you’ve probably noticed that these hot drinks can stain your favourite mugs. Fortunately, there’s an easy way to remove these stains. In this post, I’m sharing a foolproof method for cleaning tea or coffee stains from ceramic mugs.

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Making Rice Dumplings At Home (Summer Homemaking Diary)

In today’s homemaking diary, I take you along with me as I make rice dumplings at home. It is a wonderful way to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival and the arrival of summer. If you’d like a glimpse into how I prepare this traditional festival food, keep reading…

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My Morning Homemaking Routine (Daily Cleaning Habits)

In this post, I share my morning homemaking routine. These are the six tasks that I do every morning to keep my home clean and to ensure that my day starts smoothly.

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How to Remove Sticky Labels From Glass Jars (Foolproof Method)

Glass jars are a staple in my pantry. I use them to store all sorts of ingredients, from spices to bread crumbs to kombu. Many of the glass jars in my collection are reused jars, so today I’m sharing a foolproof method for removing sticky labels from glass jars.

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How to Air Out Your Home (Daily Homemaking Habit)

In this post, I walk you through a simple method for airing out your home. This daily homemaking habit takes minutes to accomplish, and it can transform your home into a bright, airy, and pleasant place.

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A Meal Prep Day in My Home (Spring Homemaking Diary)

In this post, I bring you along on a day of meal prepping. Join me in the kitchen on a busy spring day filled with lots of cooking as I prepare homemade meals and snacks for the week ahead.

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