Throw a Stick of Sage into the Firepit/Bonfire. The sage scented smoke that the fire will emit keeps mosquitos and other annoying bugs at bay for the entire area. Usually the sage stick is enough, no need for bug sprays.
If you have 20 pounds of potatoes to wash for your Thanksgiving meal throw them in the top shelf of the dishwasher. Set on the quick rinse cycle and let your dishwasher clean the potatoes. WHO NEEDS 20 LBS. OF POTATOES?
gift idea: "Our Christmas wish to you, less dishes to do." What a unique idea! While I'm not a big fan of paper products like these, this would make a clever hostess gift, so the hostess can rest after a party
How To Make Your Own Shapeable Ice Pack For Pennies
Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it. Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it.