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Rheumatoid ArthritisLiving With

RA Hacks for Household Chores

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Mother and young daughter folding laundry.
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Couple taking a break on the couch at home.
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Pace yourself


Woman washing window at home.
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Tackle a job each day to avoid the pile-up


Woman washing dishes.
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Plan tasks around your own pain


Man shopping online.
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Skip the trip out and shop online


Making a crockpot meal.
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Prep meals ahead and use a slow cooker or instant pot


Woman using a Swiffer mop.
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Buy easy-to-use cleaning tools


Woman from cleaning service.
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Hire a cleaning service


Woman sorting trash and recycling.
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Get rid of clutter


Family doing dinner dishes.
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Don’t do it alone


Happy family at home.
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Be realistic


Cathy Kramer

Cathy Kramer

@cateepoo88

Cathy Kramer has been married longer than not and is a mom to two young adults plus an aging border collie. She splits her days/nights between two community colleges as an ESL/ABE instructor. She is a strong believer in gratitude and attempts to leave a smile everywhere she goes. Cathy shares her positive voice as an advocate in the rheumatoid arthritis (RA), chronic illness, and self-care communities. Her ongoing journey with RA can be found on her blog The Life and Adventures of Cateepoo. She often hangs out @cateepoo88 on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook.

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