when you need them
cleaning stove burners, grates
55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips and Tricks (With Pictures)
I did not know this! Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. Mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drive them away!
Tub Cleaner - vinegar and dish soap, no scrubbing! Heat 1/2C white vinegar in m'wave for 90 sec, pour intO spray bottle. Add 1/2C BLUE Dawn dish soap. Shake gently to mix. Spray on surface, let it sit 1-2 hours. Just wipe it away then rinse with water. Should also take soap scum off shower doors!
How to spray and glaze furniture... this is a pretty great, straight forward way to spray paint furniture.-- All things thrifty
Hang giant tissue paper pom-poms from the ceiling.
40 Uses For My Top Four Favorite Essential Oils A Free Printable and A Giveaway!
DIY - Delicious Scrub. 1 cup organic cane sugar 1/3 cup celtic sea salt 1/2 cup organic coconut oil 2-3 tablespoons almond oil 1 tablespoon Vitamin E Lavender Essential Oil
Martha Stewart's Tub Scrub--works better than any other cleaning product to get off hard water and soap residue: Add one teaspoon of liquid soap and several drops of an antibacterial essential oil (such as tea tree, eucalyptus, rosemary, or peppermint) to one cup of baking soda. Add just enough water to form a paste, and use it with a sponge or brush to scour bathtub surfaces.
DIY: 28 GIft Ideas For Mothers Day
Definitely LOVE this idea! Lemon grass is a natural mosquito repellent and grows quite tall. Plant some in deep planters and place on the patio or where you will have people sitting, and you will also have a privacy hedge with the height the grass grows. The scent is very appealing, not like sprays that contain deet! It's a perennial grass so you won't have to worry about planting it again!!
planted lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away
25 Great Container Gardens- tells you exactly which plants to use!