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Soften and Get Rid of Tough Calluses: blend two tablespoons of baking soda in a basin of warm water and add a few drops of lavender oil. After a nice long soak, scrub them away using three parts baking soda, one part water, and one part brown sugar. Follow with an application of a rich moisturizer and a warm towel foot wrap. Let sit for 5-10 minutes... former pinner said above ps before and after???::: one is the left foot and the other the right one so a bit strange.but going to try it
Soften and Get Rid of Tough Calluses: blend two tablespoons of baking soda in a basin of warm water and add a few drops of lavender oil. After a nice long soak, scrub them away using three parts baking soda, one part water, and one part brown sugar. Follow with an application of a rich moisturizer and a warm towel foot wrap. Let sit for 5-10 minutes.
For filling up something that doesn't fit in the sink.
50 tips & hints to make life easier with common household products ---- 1) Buff a CD/DVD - Apply toothpaste to a cotton ball & wipe the disc. Wash with water afterwards & you’ve got a brand new disc! 2) Untangle Knots - Sprinkling cornstarch into tough knots, such as shoe laces helps loosen them.... (more in comments)
WD-40 removes crayon marks from just about any surface...Who knew?
Pour on baby powder and the sand comes right off. A must have for any trip to the beach.
DID THIS! Awesome, easy way to get your washer clean. I also went around the drum with a micofiber cloth as our water is so hard it had left "stuff" inside the drum rim. Orig: HOT water/Bleach (1 quart= 4 cups), agitate 1 minute, sit 1 hour, then finish cycle. REPEAT with HOT water/ Vinegar. Wipe down outside. AMAZING!!
How to Deep Clean your Top Load Washer
Unblock your drains without pouring harmful pollutants into the water system by pouring down 1 c of salt and 1/2 c of baking soda mixed together, followed by a kettle of boiling water. Can also use baking soda and white vinegar and boiling water.
1-2 cups of water w/ 1-2 tbsp. of vinegar, put in a microwave bowl & microwave for 5 minutes; take out & wipe clean with a rag.
Astounding Tricks To Do With Eggs, Easter?
Tutorial on how & why to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, and a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)
No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.....just vinegar and baking soda! I NEED TO REMEMBER THIS! this is important since helium is not a renewable source and is in such short supply
Homemade Carpet Powder. I think I'm going to try this! Some comments mentioned If you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey
Why don't I already do this? Put User Manuals in a 3 ring binder with their receipts.
LOL foolproof anti-theft device = maxi pad wrapper! Ladies: a wallet that will never be stolen from your purse. There are some crafty bitches out there!
buy an extra fitted sheet instead of a bedskirt (this site has tons of other tips for around the house too!)