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Check out the five items you should never pay for!

Check out this very simple way to make Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner using natural ingredients and it will cost you so much less than what you can buy in stores.

DIY Ice pack: The soap doesn't solidify so it molds to the shape you need.

The Family Handyman - GREAT website that shows you how to build or fix almost anything in your house... Save for later!

DIY Makeup Remover Pads make your own for a fraction of the cost and know what goes in them!

Saving for Christmas #giftcards, clever.

The Secret to Easily Remove Labels with No Effort - Oxiclean!

Homemade Baby Wipes - My BFF made some of these for me and provided me with all the supplies when Taylor was born. I cannot believe how easy they are to make and better they are for the delicate skin on her little tush. I highly recommend this to anyone!

DIY: homemade shampoo (10 recipes for different types of hair - plus the baking soda "no poo" method)

Crisco Candle for emergency situations. Simply put a piece of string in a tub of shortening, and it will burn for up to 45 days!!!

cutting a roll of paper towels in half, placing in container and soaking with 4 cups warm water and desired mixture (including coconut oil). The ingredients differ only slightly depending on what kind of wipes you're making. For baby wipes add 1-2 squirts of baby wash. For make up remover wipes just add the coconut oil (& a squirt of your favorite face wash if you want, but it's not necessary) For cleaning wipes add a few drops of your favorite concentrated cleaner.

To fill nail holes--- use white soap. It works like a charm! Remember for when you're moving out or moving in :)

Making Mixes 101~ A large list of mixes you can make yourself from SCRATCH instead of buying them at the store :)

This is genius! Who knew? Parmesan cheese containter lids will fit on mason jars! How about keeping baking soda by the sink for a mildly abrasive cleanser. Or flour near where you kneed your bread - just sprinkle on the counter.

Turn whites back to white whites. It's a laundry miracle!

Make your own 50-hour candles for less than 2 dollars a piece. you can even add scents and color. All natural soy even.

Paint furniture

restoring the shine to aluminum metals-homemade polish

Caulk a perfectly straight line.

Dye a lampshade

Make Puffy Paint: 1 cup salt, 1 cup flour, 1 cup water, food coloring.

Mounting your tv to the wall and hiding all the cords

Rewire a table lamp

How to remove scratches from leather

17 Tips To Make Your Life Easier. A great original list. I promise there are some tips on here you haven't heard of. I am going to do at least half of these.