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homeless blessing bags // used to do these so much when I was younger! Need to start making them again :) keep a bunch in your car to pass along at a red light!

Mission Memphis Day 22: Thanksgiving Day Project

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If you clean out EOS containers you can use them to hold jewelry when traveling.

How To Make Chalkboard Labels-I'm in love with this idea. Fun way to label the class.

Wrap thread around a balloon, spray with fabric stiffener, and pop the balloon

glue rhinestones to the utensils! fun for any big girl or little girl party!

No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.....just vinegar and baking soda!

Cake/dessert stands made from glasses and plates. Brilliant!

The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. Your onions will begin to grow almost immediately and can be harvested almost indefinitely. We just use kitchen scissors to cut what we need for meals. I periodically empty out the water, rinse the roots off and give them fresh water.

how to grow an avocado from a pit.

Craft closet from old entertainment center? Love!!!!

how easy!

Williams Sonoma Potpourri ~ simmering potpourri.... 1 lemon, sliced 2 sprigs fresh rosemary 1/2 tbsp vanilla extract 1 qt water Put everything in a small pot and simmer all day. Add more water when necessary

Upgrade a Wall Outlet to USB Functionality - You can get one at Lowes or Home Depot for $15.

Spray PAM on wet nails, wipe it off, theyre completely dry! Say what??!!.. from Real Simple magazine

DIY - Ikea Ingo $69 Dining Table Desk Makeover

How to hide emergency money. Take your empty chap stick container and pop off the bottom taking all the insides out and then glue the bottom back on. Perfect for some extra cash! Or even at the pool! Complete genius!

Put an old Elmer's Glue bottle tip on the top of craft paint to "write" with the paint.

Brilliant!

This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.

Who knew? Apparently Mr Clean Magic Erasers are just this stuff called Melamine Foam? You can buy it in bulk on Amazon for WAY less than Mr Clean brand name!

Bounce- 1. It will chase ants away when you lay a sheet near them. It also repels mice. 2. Spread sheets around foundation areas, or in trailers, or cars that are sitting and it keeps mice from entering your vehicle. 3. It takes the odor out of books and photo albums that don't get opened too often. 4. It repels mosquitoes. Tie a sheet of Bounce through a belt loop when outdoors during mosquito season. 5. Eliminate static electricity from your television (or computer) screen. 6. Since Bounce is designed to help eliminate static cling, wipe your television screen with a used sheet of Bounce to keep dust from resettling.. 7. Dissolve soap scum from shower doors. Clean with a sheet of Bounce. 8. To freshen the air in your home - Place an individual sheet of Bounce in a drawer or hang in the closet. 9. Put Bounce sheet in vacuum cleaner. 10. Prevent thread from tangling. Run a threaded needle through a sheet of Bounce before beginning to sew. 11. Prevent musty suitcases. Place an individual sheet of Bounce inside empty luggage before storing. 12. To freshen the air in your car - Place a sheet of Bounce under the front seat. 13. Clean baked-on foods from a cooking pan. Put a sheet in a pan, fill with water, let sit overnight, and sponge clean. The anti-static agent apparently weakens the bond between the food and the pan.. 14. Eliminate odors in wastebaskets. Place a sheet of Bounce at the bottom of the wastebasket. 15.. Collect cat hair. Rubbing the area with a sheet of Bounce will magnetically attract all the loose hairs. 16. Eliminate static electricity from Venetian blinds.. Wipe the blinds with a sheet of Bounce to prevent dust from resettling. 17. Wipe up sawdust from drilling or sand papering. A used sheet of Bounce will collect sawdust like a tack cloth. 18. Eliminate odors in dirty laundry. Place an individual sheet of Bounce at the bottom of a laundry bag or hamper. 19. Deodorize shoes or sneakers. Place a sheet of Bounce in your shoes or sneakers overnight. 20. Golfers put a Bounce sheet in their back pocket to keep the bees away. 21. Put a Bounce sheet in your sleeping bag and tent before folding and storing them. It will keep them smelling fresh. 22. Wet a Bounce sheet, hose down your car, and wipe love bugs off easily with the wet Bounce. FABULOUS!