Houseguests Without Hassles

George Lucas with a 1923 Norman Rockwell painting, "Boy Reading Adventure Story," from his collection, currently on display at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. 6645552
Hosting friends or family members can provide lots of good times, but if you're not prepared to have guests stay in your home, it could also cause frayed nerves as you get ready. And that's underlined when the visit is unexpected.

You might start feeling overwhelmed at your to-do list: Do you have enough linens? Do you have clean sheets? Have you cleaned up the second room you use as an office?

Well, to help ease the stress, Real Simple magazine has come up with simple solutions for the most common houseguest problems. The ideas could make the stay more enjoyable for both you and your guests.

Real Simple's Kris Connell will present problems and solutions to The Early Show co-anchor Rene Syler Thursday.

Tune in for all her advice!