Another pinner said, "Been doing this exact 'bill paying system' right after we got married 20 years ago! Still use the same system!" The Absolute Easiest Way To Track, Pay & Organize Your Household Bills
How to make your own versions of Magic Erasers! Save money on cleaning supplies by making your own!
I am back to using dove body wash. But, again, I didn't pay $6.00. I figured out how to make it myself for only $1.72 a bottle! I know you may instantly be skeptical of how you could replicate the lavish liquid but really it's the exact same thing!
DIY laundry stain remover (better than Shout!) Another very effective and inexpensive stain remover… I tested this and it really works: chalk! If you have a fat stain on a cloth, you ‘overwrite’ it with a simple piece of chalk (like children use for drawing on chalkboard), then put the cloth in the machine. It’s magic!
DIY laundry stain remover (better than Shout!)
Non-toxic replacement for Goo Gone--just mix equal parts coconut oil and baking soda.
Carpet Shampoo Solution: 1 cup oxiclean* 1 cup febreeze* 1 cup distilled white vinegar *The homemade versions work fabulously! Pour contents into shampooer tub and mix with hot water to fill tub completely. This will not only clean your carpets it will also deodorize. It will smell slightly of vinegar until the carpet is dry. Be sure to test spot with the solution just to be safe, however this should be safe for ALL carpets.
DIY:: After much trial & error--Finally Perfected Home made Chalk Paint Recipe !!! This recipe - I now use for everything & I can't tell any difference in it with the expensive AS brand)
How to turn a 5-dollar pack of flour sack towels into 20 reusable paper towels that you can use over and over and over.......
DIY Fabric Softener
proper hand sanitizer recipe ratio: 5 cups alcohol to 2 cups aloe vera.
DIY Dryer Sheets | a lot of dryer sheets contain animal fat. It really doesn’t get much easier than this! Per load, use one coffee filter and 1/2 or 1 teaspoon of liquid softener (depending on the size of the load) and rub the liquid softener into the filter and throw into your dryer. Save money? Check. Easy? Check. WORKS? Double Check!! Enjoy!!
So Simple and Easy :)
Homemade, natural Febreze: BrownThumbMama.com
How To Make Borax Free Laundry Detergent
One of my customers had spilled coffee on his white shirt and dried the shirt before realizing the stain hadn't come out. He asked me for advice and the lady in line behind him told him to make a mixture like this. He came back the next day and the stain was gone pecan. Apparently this works on any stain except grease stains! Trying it tonight on Kenneth's work shirts.
Homemade oxyclean- for stains.