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Throw all the travel sized/hotel shampoos/conditioners in a jar for the spare bathroom when you have guests.

A runner's feet take quite the beating with all the repetitive pounding, sweating, and muscle exertion. Here are five ways to help ease soreness and prevent foot injuries that could sideline your running routine. Also useful for people who work on their feet all day, or anyone who wears high heels!

If you take the time to moisturize your heels and cover them at night several times a week you will be amazed at how soft your heels will stay despite the flip flop wearing season.

HOLY CLEVER

THIS REALLY WORKS AND LAUNDRY IS SUPER SOFT!!! Soak a hand towel in fabric softener. Squeeze out any remaining drops from the towel. Hang it over a chair (or outside on a clothes line) to dry. My house smelled super clean for the three days while this towel was drying completely. Yes, it took three days! You must make sure it dries completely! After the towel dries you just throw it in your dryer along with clothes and use it as a dryer sheet for 40-50 loads before soaking again.

Slow Cooker Melted Chocolate--"A foolproof, easy way to melt chocolate for drizzling, dipping, and candy making. It stays at a perfect melted consistency for hours."

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!

I started doing this and will never stop! My tub shower are always spotless-so simple. Simple shower and tub cleaner: fill wand half and half. Wet surface and scrub. wow! leave in shower wash while you are already in there - This SO needs to be done in our bathroom.

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Arrange paper templates, nail them in, rip paper off, and hang picture on nail! Okay, that's ingenious.

Add a cup of baking soda to the toilet, leave it for an hour, and then flush. It will clean the toilet and absorb the odor. This site also has 75 other uses for baking soda!

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!

. Cleaning your toilet with coca cola will get out the nastiest stains! One pinner said: "I had my cousin try it when they bought a house and the toilets were disgusting, this trick left the toilets looking like new! I have also used Coke for cleaning soot off of the fireplace heat box, or outdoor grill.

Non-extreme couponers - List of sites to get coupons and how to start couponing if you don't coupn you should. One pinner said.. I just saved $80 in coupons at Target last night and I am not even extreme about it!

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Dr Oz: Slimdown Drink - Combine 1 C grapefruit juice, 2 tsp apple cider vinegar, and 1 tsp honey. Drink this combination before every meal. Apple cider vinegar helps you burn and break down fat. This drink combination also burns away your fat, literally. Drink it 3 x per day before meals.

club soda, baking soda, and vinegar to clean carpet stains (even SHARPIE pen stains!)

Add orange peels (or any citrus peel) to a quart of white vinegar in a closed container and let it set for two weeks. Combine citrus/vinegar solution half/half with water and use for cleaning. Works on floors, tile, fixtures, etc. Smells good and is tough on scum! Best of all there are no chemicals.

When traveling, pack your earrings in a pill case to keep them from getting lost.

Make your own cooking spray -- without the nasty additives! One part olive oil to five parts water. Shake before each use! SIMPLE! ...well now i just feel silly for ever using PAM.

This seems like a good site. You put in your grocery list and it finds the coupons for you. Plus over 600 coupons to print!! I'm going to have to see if this one really works!

Have you ever thought of using your milk cartons as watering cans? Perfect for keeping your flowers fed!

Keep flies away from outdoor food.

Put grocery store bags in a empty tissue box and store on the inside of a cabinet door. Good idea for bathrooms - replace bag in the trash can