The ultimate list of cleaning tips and tricks for the home! Most of these I had never heard of before. I suppose I've been cleaning my household the hard way for most of my life. Spring cleaning here I come!
DIY HOMEMADE PET ODOR ELIMINATOR- It really works!
Detox bath...Pinner said " I just tried this. I currently have strep throat and thought this could help. Boy was I right not only did I sweat like crazy I could smell toxins leaving me (even a slight beer smell ) also loosened anything in my chest and relaxed my body. Definitely try!"DIY detox bath!
AWESOME ideas for living life! =)
Jacket Zipper Replacement
How to tie your running shoes to fit your feet better. a podiatrist showed her this trick! wow - the high arches, vs. wide foot tie is fantastic. So many different ties!
How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers. I will be so glad I pinned this!!
Interesting, maybe this'd be good for those randome shirts you find at goodwill
a homemade anti-itch remedy that worked better than the calamine lotion and seems to soothe
What a great guide to spray painting EVERYTHING!
Make Your House Smell Like Williams Sonoma A few sprigs of rosemary, lemon slices and a teaspoon of vanilla in a pot and let it simmer on the stove. This is a recipe that they use at William Sonoma Home stores, and we all love how that shop smells, Yum!!
50 great household hints- seriously the BEST tips I've ever read! #11. Burned a pot of rice? Just place a piece of white bread on top of the rice for 5-10 minutes to draw out the burned flavor. Be careful not to scrape the burned pieces off of the bottom of the pan when serving the rice. #17. To keep potatoes from budding in the bag, put an apple in with them.
Jewelry Cleaner Recipe
Detox Smoothies - also explains what each of them does for your body.
50 ideas for family pictures, lots of different ideas for colors & outfits
home remedy for sore throats, cough and congestion.
Remove Permanent Marker using Toothpaste
hidden tricks to get your house sparkling in record time.
Brighten: Combine 2 Tbsp sour cream with 2 Tbsp honey and 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar or lemon juice. Apply to your cleansed face and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse with tepid water followed by a cool (not cold) rinse. This mask can be done twice a week. This mask heals, exfoliates, brightens and moisturizes skin. It refines pores, fades acne marks and prevents blemishes from coming up, says Macan-Graves.
"I lost almost 5 pounds in 7 days drinking this. No crazy diet. No crazy exercise. Thanks Jillian Michaels. This was an awesome way to cleanse my system post-vacation eating." interesting
AIR FRESHENER: Baking soda naturally absorbs odours, so why not take advantage of that to create simple, inexpensive air fresheners? Here's how: Use a hammer and and a nail to poke holes in the lid of a small canning jar. (The heart is a nice touch, but clearly not necessary) Fill the jar about 1/4 full with baking soda Add 6-8 drops of lavender essential oil Put lid on and place in any spot that could use some freshening. Every once in a while, give the jar a gentle shake...