Tips & Tricks
Where has this been all my life | 27 DIY Beauty Hacks Every Girl Should Know
How to Write the Perfect Networking Email - great tips since we all know how hard it is to approach someone you barely know over email.
Non-extreme couponers - List of sites to get coupons and how to start couponing if you don't coupn you should. One pinner said.. I just saved $80 in coupons at Target last night and I am not even extreme about it!
How to turn your Pinterest boards into a PDF or JPEG using Clipzine.me
How to Save a Copy of your Pinterest Boards as a PDF- I'm going to print out my school boards to use as a reference when I'm planning!
GOOD TO KNOW: a great tip for making a wreath: go to the plumbing department at Home Depot and grab a six foot long piece of foam tubing for $.97!! snip the length you want and duct tape the ends together. Foam ones are SO expensive!
Takes the dead skin right off. All you need is shaving cream and Listerine....need to try this! Get the mouthwash with a coupon thekrazycouponlad...
You are KIDDING me!! Easy wainscotting idea: buy frames from Michael's, glue to wall and paint over entire lower half. Got this tip from a savvy home improvement person.
Make Your House Smell Like Williams Sonoma A few sprigs of rosemary, lemon slices and a teaspoon of vanilla in a pot and let it simmer on the stove. This is a recipe that they use at William Sonoma Home stores, and we all love how that shop smells, Yum!!
How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
All-natural ant repellent. Pour equal amounts of water and white vinegar into a spray bottle, and shake to mix. Then spritz the solution in water-resistant areas where ants are common, such as kitchen floors or the crevices in painted baseboards from which the pests often enter. You can also use the repellent outside, spraying patios, porches, and picnic tables before family and friends gather.
Keep Out the Ants To avoid a household of unwanted guests who come looking for food and water, make a nontoxic, homemade repellent. Pour equal amounts of water and white vinegar into a spray bottle, and shake to mix. Then spritz the solution in water-resistant areas where ants are common, such as kitchen floors or the crevices in painted baseboards from which the pests often enter. You can also use the repellent outside, spraying patios, porches, and picnic tables before family and frie...
Apparently oranges burn like candles. No messy wax, and no wick required. Definitely trying this.
Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases.
35 Pest, Disease and Weed Remedies--green and safe
Pinner says: Spring is coming and this is the BEST Weed Spray. I made 3 gallons for around $4.00 last year after seeing a pin. Worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds/stray grass on first application. One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, 1/2 c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle.
recipes for homemade bug repellent in here. (because i can't go to the garden without getting a mosquito bite!) Mossy Bug Spray 1/8 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar 1/8 Cup Almond Oil, Witch Hazel, or (yes, that’s right) Grain Alcohol 1/8 cup Distilled Water 60 drops Essential Oil blend (your choice of Catnip, Cedarwood, Citronella, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Rosemary, Rose Geranium, Lemon, Tea Tree Oil, or Peppermint)
Homemade bug repellant
39 Most Common Cooking Mistakes and how to avoid them - Genius!