There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!

Mixtures and Uses

Mixtures and Uses

  • 101 Pins

All-Natural "Magic" Bug Spray! - spray around your yard to get rid of bees, mosquitoes, flies, and other insects. Made from onion, garlic, water, cayenne pepper, and dish soap.

Breathe Jar

Relieve Sinus Congestion - Make Your Own “Breathe Jar” - One Good Thing by Jillee

Harris Sisters GirlTalk: Practical Snow Day Tip - How to Remove Ice from Steps and Walkways Without Salt

Rub bananas with dish soap suds. Allow to air dry. No more fruit flies! Say WHAAAAAAA?! Worth a shot!!

Do-It-Yourself Car Detailing - All the tips and tricks to that new car smell

Do-It-Yourself Car Detailing

Mix 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar. Spray the concoction onto the dirty grout, let sit, and scrub with a brush. Sparkling grout await.

12 DIY Fixes for Your Apartment

How To Clean Grout With A Homemade Grout Cleaner

DIY deodorant

Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows;

i've heard from a lot of people that this is the best lotion ever. finally found the recipe :) This IS a good recipe. I had a student give me some for Christmas and it ROCKS!

Surviving the Stores: Homemade Mosquito Repellant - just 3 ingredients!

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

For us vinegar users, most of these we already know but there were a bunch I had never heard of... 45 uses for vinegar. ooh, THIS is GREAT PIN.

Best food remedies ever! Seriously I had no idea about most of these home remedies for things like migraines, cold sores, heart burn, tooth aches and everything else

The Potion:home remedy for sore throat, hacking cough, tight congestion... ¼tsp Cayenne ¼tsp Ginger 1Tbl Cider Vinegar 2Tbl Water 1Tbl Honey Dissolve cayenne and ginger in cider vinegar and water.Add honey and shake well.Take 1 Tbl as needed for cough. Hoo-wee. Note: this doesn’t dissolve perfectly. Always shake well before using. If you make small batches as the recipe is written,there is no need to refrigerate.You may refrigerate this for larger batches.It keeps as long need it.

The Home Apothecary

Oven cleaner: 5 T baking soda, 4 T vinegar, 3 drops of Dawn and mix into a paste. Coat the oven, let sit for 15 min and scrub clean.

Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinegar and half Dawn dishsoap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean.....This is THE magic formula!

Who knew? 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.

Did you know diluted vinegar is an ancient skin elixir? Try these eight beauty recipes using herbal vinegars.

Herbal Vinegar for Skin and Hair

Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. Mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drive them away! FINALLY!

Natural beauty tips. One pinner said, "I tried the blackhead remover (milk and baking soda) and it removed gunk i never thought I'd be able to get rid of! totally using this as my face scrub from now on."

Oh baking soda, you clever thing you. 75 awesome uses.

For us vinegar users ~~ most of these we already know but there were a bunch I had never heard of... 45 uses for vinegar. ooh, THIS is GREAT PIN.

plasticizing paper with silicon caulking to make an oilcloth-like fabric...can sew it, etc...