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Ingredients: 3 tablespoons of coconut oil 3 tbsp of baking soda 10 drops of Peppermint Oil 3-4 drops of Stevia to taste Directions: Mix the room temperature coconut oil, baking soda, peppermint oil and stevia. Once it is well mixed put into a small glass jar with a lid. Use about a teaspoon or so to brush your teeth as usual.
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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. Tell you what, 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)
Cut and serve prefect pieces of cake with a single motion.
Sugar High: Homemade Carpet Deodorizer. I'm doing this right now and it smells amazing! Its nice being able to pick the scent you want for your carpet cleaner too! Not some generic store bought scent!
Air Umbrella- no canopy but rain still goes around you.. I want it!!!
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Olive Oil candle- clean burning, no chemicals, super easy to make and personalize with your own scent!
Soak orange peels in vinegar for two weeks in a sealed mason jar then pour the vinegar into a spray bottle. Use as a non-toxic and yummy smelling "green" cleaner. I love using vinegar to clean with but have always wondered how to make it smell better - can't wait to do this!
Ever since I started using HYDROGEN PEROXIDE to get rid of armpit stains, to clean cookie sheets, as a miracle cleaner in my kitchen and bathroom, and to make my own “oxi clean”…I ALWAYS have at least one bottle of the stuff under my kitchen sink, under my bathroom sink, AND in the laundry room. This stuff is amazingly versatile!
You can use HYDROGEN PEROXIDE to get rid of armpit stains, to clean cookie sheets, as a miracle cleaner in your kitchen and bathroom, and to make your own ?oxi clean?. This stuff is amazingly versatile!
One Pinner says: I've never been an all natural kinda girl, but these 8 changes to natural cleaning products for the house just transformed my house! This is definitely a must have list!
10 surprising (and handy) uses for distilled white vinegar--from removing mineral deposits from shower heads and whitening grout to peeling off wallpaper and disolving rust! | Photo: Mark Weiss | thisoldhouse.com
Spray paint hand gun - I spray paint...a lot! I cant believe that it took me so long to find this amazing item. It was under $6 at Home Depot and is seriously a spray painters best friend. Not only does it help your finger not feel as though itll fall off it also helps spray on a nice even coat of paint. Love it!
Best spray paint "investment" ever! Spray paint hand gun - $6 at Home Depot. Saves your finger and helps spray a nice even coat. I need to get this, and there are other great ideas in this post
1 c vinegar + 1 c hot water + 10 min microwave = steam clean! Totally works. No more scum, no funky smells. Easy Peasy!
Streak Free Laminate Cleaner
Home-made Coconut Lotion Bars | Coconut Oil
Recipes for making your home smell fresh without chemicals.
Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine for hardwood floors. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen.
Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen... and no sticky or oily residue! So cool, must try!
13 Uses For Lavender Oil: The Only Essential Oil You'll Need. Lavender (lavandula angustifolia) is the most versatile of all essential oils. s. The fragrance is calming, relaxing and balancing – physically and emotionally. Carrying a bottle of lavender around with you is like having your own personal first aid kit, perfume and pick-me-up.