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Spring cleaning is the practice of thoroughly cleaning a house in the springtime. The practice of ... Some researchers trace the origin of spring cleaning to the ancient Jewish practice of thoroughl...

Spring Cleaning History - Why do we traditionally clean our homes ...

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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 ...

Where Did the Practice of Spring Cleaning Begin? - Eileen's Mom ...

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Mar 7, 2013 ... The practice of spring cleaning is actually more widespread and historic then we initially imagined. Several different possibilities for the origin of ...

What are the Origins of Spring Cleaning? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

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May 18, 2016 ... There are a few different candidates for the origins of spring cleaning: it may be related to the Jewish tradition of Passover...

Springcleaning | Definition of Springcleaning by Merriam-Webster

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Define springcleaning: the act or process of doing a thorough cleaning of a place. ... Origin and Etymology of springcleaning. <sup>2</sup>spring. First Known Use: 1857 ...

The Origins of Spring Cleaning

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Mar 27, 2014 ... Spring cleaning actually has a rich cultural history! Does knowing that you're honoring a tradition make you more excited to clean? And do you ...

Spring Cleaning: Where Does It Come From? | Care2 Healthy Living

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Apr 3, 2012 ... A short and admittedly geeky look into the history of spring cleaning and what to do if you're not in the mood.

History of Spring Cleaning - Spring Cleaning Customs Around the ...

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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.

spring - Online Etymology Dictionary

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First record of spring cleaning in the domestic sense is by 1843 (in ancient Persia ... Figurative sense of "source or origin of something" is attested from early 13c.

NiceStories.com: Short story: The Origins Of Spring-Cleaning, Or ...

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May 22, 2006 ... I always know when April makes its yearly debut without consulting the calendar because my wife usually says, “Let's clean out the garage ...

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Where does Spring Cleaning come from? - E-Cloth

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May 15, 2015 ... Others believe spring cleaning originated in Iran, and China too stakes a claim, as a means to marking the New Year. Others provide a more ...

Spring Cleaning: Its History and Importance | Britannica Blog

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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 ...

The History of Spring Cleaning | The Neighborhood - Vivint

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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 ...