Grocery List, Weekly Menu, Recipes, Home Maintenance Printables for Binder – Part 3
Over the fridge storage for platters, pans, cutting boards, cookie sheets, etc.
DIY: Organize scarves with a hanger + some shower curtain rings
diy home sweet home: Tips, Tips, and More Tips
My bedside area is a mess of various things plugged in. Put a Power Strip Inside Your Bedside Drawer
AMAZING .... PURE GENIUS!!!!! A trick for hanging photo collections: Lay out your arrangement. Flip frames over. Lay waxed paper on top of frames. Mark hanger/nail spot on waxed paper. Flip waxed paper over and tape to wall, nail into wall where indicated. Tear down waxed paper. Hang photos.-- Found this ONE day after I spent HOURS hanging a "gallery wall"
20. Tired of washing dishes all day, or getting blamed for tossing a drink that a family member was still drinking? Try this tip from Bee in our Bonnet. Make a coaster tray and assign a coaster to each family member. When they are done with their drink they set in on the coaster until they need it again.
to tame the bathroom counter mess - cut one large shoe organizer in half and use on each side of the cabinet. ( I can think of lots of places this would work ... inside the pantry door, in the laundry room, for kids accessories and toys. Clear plastic are best so you always see what you are looking for.
great idea for under bathroom sink junk
Instructions to clean your AC unit - save money and increase efficiency while prolonging the life of your unit!
How to Clean Pillows. Good to know! I do this every other month, but I also wash my pillows on the hottest setting with a cup of bleach. Always does the trick. This way, you don't have to do the "smell" check! I also like my pillows to smell fresh, so I add fabric softener to the washer and dry with a sheet. Also helps get rid of static in your hair on those dry winter months!
How to Clean Pillows
hanging baskets for little bathrooms
Individualized Crap baskets. When you find someone's crap lying around the house you put it in their individual baskets and they have to be taken up with them and emptied by the end of the night.... and if it's not emptied, the crap fairy will come during the night and steal it!
Never thought of painting the inside of a medicine cabinet until now!
MAKE MASCARA LAST 3X LONGER!! A typical mascara dries out before half of it is used. When your favorite mascara starts getting dry, add 4-5 drops of saline solution or eyedrops to the bottle. Insert your wand and stir and TA-DA!! Fresh mascara! This can be repeated 2 or 3 times until all your mascara is gone. whoa!
MAKE MASCARA LAST 3X LONGER!! A typical mascara dries out before half of it is used. When your favorite mascara starts getting dry, add 4-5 drops of saline solution or eyedrops to the bottle. Insert your wand and stir and TA-DA!! Fresh mascara! This can be repeated 2 or 3 times until all you mascara is gone.
Soft Brown Sugar- When I reach for my brown sugar, I know it will be soft and moist, not hard as a rock, since Real Simple taught me to keep a few marshmallows in the bag.”
Another pinner wrote, "Cheap way to save your car door in the garage. I used 1/2 a swim noodle I got at the dollar store. No more chips on my door."
Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there.
Homemade Mosquito trap. If everyone does this then we will have no more problems.
Dry brushing benefits: eliminates cellulite, cleanses the lymphatic structure, eliminate dead skin coatings, makes the immune system stronger, stimulates the hormone and oil producing glands; tightens the skin to prevent aging, makes the quality of your muscles better, stimulates circulation, enhances the performance of the nervous system, aids digestion and most of all, it is considered the simplest and cheapest way to rejuvenate your skin.