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Domestic Goddess

Home remedies and household tips.

$2 for a mouthguard, $0.5 cents for H202 (Hydrogen Peroxide) & Baking Soda. 20 min a day x 2 weeks. And after getting those Sparkly toofies, you will thank me for saving you $750. Or maybe even more.

tank top organization - ooh! instead of wasting drawers

store bedlinen sets inside one of their own pillowcases and there will be no more hunting through piles for a match

Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.

(great to remember for move-out or in) Place a dishwasher-safe cup filled with plain white vinegar on the top rack of the dishwasher. Using the hottest water available, run the dishwasher through a cycle. The vinegar will help to wash away the loose, greasy grime, sanitizes, and helps remove the musty odor. Next, sprinkle a cupful of baking soda around the bottom of the tub and run it through a short cycle. The baking soda will help freshen and removing stains.... good to do every 6 mths

six steps to install a flagstone path. in a weekend Step 6

to get rid of the nasty black gunk in your drain: 1. Boil a pot of water. 2. Meanwhile pour baking soda down the drain. 3. Once the water has reached a rolling boil pour it down the drain. 4. Let the water and baking soda work at decomposing and sterilizing the grime for 10 minutes. 5. After 10 minutes, pour 1 cup of bleach down the drain to completely kill any remaining mildew or bacteria. this process every few months. It will also keep the nasty mildew smell at bay.

Tree Stump Removal - Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves This is a MUST!

how to plant and grow garlic. - I did this with a .49 garlic from the gocery and had so much garlic, plus while it's growing it's pretty... Oh we use this so much I should seriously grow it!!!

Hang towel rods upside down to use as unexpected hanging storage in the laundry room or a broom closet.

Learn how to clean your dryer duct, prevent house fires and save $$$.

Pinterest makes me feel so stupid sometimes... Use tape to measure distance between the two holes, then put the tape on the wall.

Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh! Many Baking Soda Tips

If you wake up with a sore throat, and begin to feel a cold coming on, mix hot water, 2-tablespoons honey, 2-tablespoon vinegar, dash of cinnamon, and 2 tablespoons of lemon juice, mix well, and drink, you will feel better within the hour! Works every time!

MAGNETIC VENT COVERS. Place over vents in unused rooms to send heat where its needed. More effective than closing vents! Reusable magnetic vinyl covers wont scratch and can be easily trimmed to fit.

Golf tee fix for stripped holes - put in glue, hammer in golf tee, cut off excess, then add screw = fixed. Tried this, really works!

How to Clean between Oven Glass - Ask Anna