When the topic of emergencies is brought up, you instantly think of fires, natural disasters that happen suddenly or maybe a major health episode. What you don’t think of are the other seemingly insignificant things that could happen around the domes such as domestic accidents […]
One of the major challenges I have encountered with people, while preaching the message of finding and creating a workable structure in your home is that many think it is such a premium and bougie thing to do. I meet women who think that creating […]
The world was recently brought to a shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With everyone locked at home, more families especially women started to experiment with baking. Food bloggers were all over the internet space giving out simple easy-to-get recipes for making some of our […]
“I can hardly keep these domestic staff. They are so lazy. I am a perfectionist and I can’t stand dirt. So it is better for me to send them away than keep complaining over everything they do.” The lie of perfectionism is the lie employers […]
From the title, you are probably wondering that of all the places lessons could be picked from, we had to go all the way to Babylon. This is a story you are very familiar with regardless of the religion you favor. I am so sure […]
Happy new year and decade mama! I am excited that you are still visiting this site in 2020. That says a lot to me. I hope you are committed to running and structuring your home differently in this new year, such that domestic staff issues […]
One of the most difficult decisions you may need to make as a maid employer is the decision to let a staff go. It is easier for most people on their conscience when the DS is the one who makes the decision to quit. That […]
Research has shown that once a task is abandoned for another, it is most likely going to be left uncompleted or finished shabbily. Tasks that are left uncompleted, then goes on to multiply and sometimes may spiral out of control.
My drive to earn an income was stronger than my drive to be excellent on my job. This is exactly what happens to many housekeepers, yours inclusive. Your domestic staff’s personality could hate the routine that is housekeeping.