Helpful Things


Helpful Things

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Travel Medicine cabinet

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take a laundry basket to the grocery store with you (leave it in the car) to hold your bags and make it easier to carry into the house

One of the most useful life hacks I've come across

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For family trips in busy places, like theme parks and the zoo...use a fine point sharpie or pen and write "If lost, call (your phone number)". Then use liquid bandaid on top of it. It will seal it in and it's waterproof and should last for about a day.

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$1 bottle of soap from Walmart, remove the sticker label that comes on it, replace with holiday scrapbook sayings stickers, tie with a ribbon.

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Oh if this is true - it is my favorite new thing Pinterest has taught me!! remove labels off of anything... stick them in the water with oxy clean and they float right up to the surface.

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washing pillows - should do TWICE A YEAR! (+ how to make yellow pillows white again...Martha Stewart)

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Cut off the ends of plastic hangers to DIY chip clips.

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66 Things You Can Grow In Containers

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Freeze ice cream scoops in a muffin pan before the party. Great time saver & much less messy at cake time.

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Do this in the fall: Plant bulbs in Pots. Store the potted bulbs in an unheated garage or storage room. You'll need to water every few weeks since the pots won't have access to rainfall. In addition to small pots, pack bulbs "shoulder-to-shoulder" in big containers for an abundant display in spring. Toss aside the spacing recommendations so you can get as many bulbs into the container that will fit.

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Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens.

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When ever we go to the pool or beach, I place my phone in a snack size ziplock baggie. I can still use my phone through the plastic with my wet sandy hands...why haven't I thought of this!!

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Hang towel rods upside down to use as unexpected hanging storage in the laundry room or a broom closet.

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DIY Jewelry cleaner - another pinner said "tried it today and my engagement ring is almost blinding, it's sparkling so much"

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the pinner is "positive this is written by a cast member. So many tips for a great Disney experience."

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built-in trundle bed - LOVE this for a guest room / office

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one of the most useful things I learned in culinary school was how to cut a watermelon

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Two small bookshelves plus a thick board - desk, island, craft table. Could use baskets to store things in the shelves.

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Washing your washer. Another pinner said: Seriously easy, no wonder our clothes were not getting clean... after the second soak, the water was GROSS!!! -- pin now, look later

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Cereal container = great trash can for your car.... man this website is freaking awesome. tons of tips and tricks that made me think. why didnt i think of that!

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How to Clean Dirty Blinds

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How to package cupcakes-this is a clear plastic cup...Easy-peezy

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guys' stocking stuffers - screw drivers that go on your key ring. $6.98.....I want these for myself!

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{52 Week Money Challenge} The Easiest Way to Save $1,000+ | she makes cents

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The best homemade floor cleaner....Then I found this recipe which mixes equal parts water, vinegar, and isopropyl alcohol, with a few drops of dish soap. Ahh, Eureka! The alcohol helps create that streak-free shine because it evaporates so quickly, and the dish soap gives it some extra grime-fighting oomph! After testing out a small area, I was in love. I proceeded to clean the

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