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For the Home

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52 Totally Feasible Ways To Organize Your Entire Home. Some of these are genius!

Tack 5 paint stirrers together (use tack nails or glue) & decorate with pine greenery, berries and jungle bells. Add a pretty gingham ribbon loop at the top for hanging.

stain tips.

Homemade Carpet Stain Remover…NO Scrubbing Needed!

Simple But Effective Way to Store Onions, Garlic, & Shallots to Keep Them Fresh for Months

A frozen, saturated sponge in a ziplock bag makes a great and cheap icepack that won't drip when it melts.

Christmas lights above kitchen cabinets with faux garland

Keep Your Home Bug-Free with Natural Pest Control Methods: cloves, cedar, vinegar and other remedies can repel ants, flies and moths!

10 Homemade Cleaning Products

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

Burning Sage will repel mosquitoes and other pests. And it down right smells heavenly.

Purchase a one quart glass bottle of white vinegar, add 25 drops of doTERRA Lavender essential oil + 1 teaspoon rubbing alcohol (for emulsion).  You now have a quart of naturally softening fabric softener!  Good for your skin, good for your appliance and good for the planet!   Pour 1/2 cup into the rinse cycle or into a fabric softener receptacle and start the wash cycle.

Is your wood furniture or flooring starting to look dull and lifeless? Try this easy recipe to bring back the shine: doterrablog.com/...

Hydrogen Peroxide Magic!One Good Thing by Jillee | One Good Thing by Jillee

My carpets are so gross with 3 kids carpet cleaner - Awesome! Should've done before/after pics, but I had 3 almost black stains on my off-white carpet and they came up beautifully! Had to do it twice, but they had been there a LONG time and were really ground in. 2cups hydrogen peroxide and 1/4 cup baking soda. Put in a spray bottle squirt- scrub- vacuum!

Make your own dish washer detergent

This space is created by opening the space between the studs in the wall. Small, skinny spot, but look at all of the fabulous storage with small pantry items that take forever to find - a great idea to steal space and have a big impact.

Looking for a natural cleaning solution? Try this all purpose spray.

How to clean your carpets naturally -- Ask Anna

For the back yard- plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away.

Meal Planning - have ingredients for each meal for the week. Grab a bin and start cooking!

Borax ant bait. Borax is the most common ingredient in house ant control products, and get this: it's absolutely 100% natural. The best way (in my opinion) to use Borax is to mix 1 cup of warm water with 1/2 cup of sugar, and 2 tablespoons of Borax. Then soak the Borax mixture up with cotton balls and place those cotton balls near any trails the ants have established in your home. Feeding frenzy... tomorrow they'll be gone. @Patty Vance

Organizing your file cabinet

8 indoor plants that make your house smell good and purify the air