Spring cleaning - Wikipedia
Spring cleaning is the practice of thoroughly cleaning a house in the springtime.
The practice of spring cleaning is especially prevalent in climates with a cold ... More »
In Jewish custom, Passover (Pesah) is a time of house cleaning as well. The very
solemn holiday is meant to mark the exodus of the Jews from Egypt and takes ...
Spring is right around the corner. Ahhh… The smell of fresh flowers, the joy of
leaving your home without a winter jacket, and of course… spring cleaning.
Spring cleaning is a popular but time consuming and strenuous tradition. There
may be a few explanations as to why we as Americans feel the sudden urge to ...
Apr 28, 2016 ... How Spring Cleaning Became an Annual Tradition. The urge to turn your house
inside out every April has a long and storied history.
Mar 19, 2015 ... While cleaning house isn't everybody's idea of a good time, there's something
about spring cleaning that makes us feel renew...
Apr 16, 2008 ... In times past, when people kept their houses shut tight against the cold of winter,
heated them with coal and oil and wood, and lighted them with ...
Later in history, many Eastern Orthodox Churches conducted a week long spring
cleaning right before or during the first week of Lent. Other Christians may also ...
May 9, 2012 ... Spring Cleaning actually has a history that spans across various cultures the
world over. Think of these historical facts when you start cleaning ...
Mar 25, 2010 ... Just how did spring cleaning become an annual guilt trip? A 2000 Smithsonian
exhibit on the history of housecleaning included this diary entry ...