Easy to make-Reusable swiffer dusters! Made from micro fleece, works even better than the disposables and they can be washed and reused over and over.
Every winter I battle skin so dry it cracks and bleeds. A few years ago a cousin gave me homemade lotion that I hoarded. It finally ran out, which led me to this recipe. It is a bit greasy but works instantly and with dollar store ingredients cost me $5.65 to make. I can not rave enough about this one !
Because I always get a huge zit at the worse times! Just in case! In a pinch on wedding day~ World's most effective and cheapest acne spot treatment: one un-coated aspirin tablet + 4 drops of water. Mash up using your finger and apply to problem spots. Wait a few minutes and rinse off. Works wonders at reducing redness and swelling and speeding the recovery of painful zits and pimples. Can also be used on entire face as a mask to reduce pore size and prevent acne.
THIS REALLY WORKS AND LAUNDRY IS SUPER SOFT!!! Soak a hand towel in fabric softener. Squeeze out any remaining drops from the towel. Hang it over a chair (or outside on a clothes line) to dry. My house smelled super clean for the three days while this towel was drying completely. Yes, it took three days! You must make sure it dries completely! After the towel dries you just throw it in your dryer along with clothes and use it as a dryer sheet for 40-50 loads before soaking again.
Homemade carpet powder , also a reader wrote:According to a friend, 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.
DIY Mineral Makeup Some of these materials may seem hard to come by, but fret not! I was able to find some of these products cheaply at my local coop. The rest I got from Ponte Verde Soap Shoppe! Makes approximately (3)-30 gram jars (3 oz) Micronized Titanium Dioxide Zinc Oxide Sericite Mica - Matte Finish Magnesium Stearate Yellow, Red & Brown Iron Oxide Pigments Jojoba Oil Vitamin E Oil Essential Oil (opt.) I used Geranium mostly sin...