Love being a nurse.
Homemade Swimmers ear drops...have used this and it's worked well for me.
Heating pads (I like that this has ideas of what to fill them with)
Detox Baths: Recipes to Calm the Inner Beast and Whiny Children
Detox Baths: Bath recipes for whiny kids, itchy skin, mood boosters, and more!
homemade vicks shower disks. If you are congested, pop one in the floor of your shower, let the steam do its work! I'll be happy I pinned this the next time I'm sick!
FOR ALL MOMS!!!! List of rashes and what to do/expect....good to know for future reference.
How to Make Scented Rice Microwave Heat Packs *** "By Athena Hessong, eHow Contributor". Soothe aching muscles without paying for an expensive aromatherapy heat pack. Using long-grain rice and lavender essential oil, these homemade packs can be heated in the microwave to release the scent and warm the interior. Using the packs on sore muscles can ease tension and bring relief.
Remove a splinter easily by applying a paste of baking soda and water, then waiting several minutes for the splinter to pop out of the skin. Gotta remember this!