Vintage Toy Lipsticks 1960s Plastic Doll Pretend
plastic caps fit wine bottles, who whould've known?
Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans up, but also coats them to repel hair and dust. Makes your house smell like fresh laundry too!
Chalkboard wall inside pantry cupboard
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year - spring and fall.
Add baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off
Free Martha Stewart Kitchen Measurement Guides. Handy dandy!
Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere!
Take Popsicle sticks and paint them the color of every wall in your house. Carry with you on the go to match furniture, curtains, decorations, etc.
Remove a splinter easily by applying a paste of baking soda and water, then waiting several minutes for the splinter to pop out of the skin. Genius!!
De-tarnish all your silver all at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil!
Ties. Someday this will be useful!
CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a mason jar and drop in 4 drops of lavender essential oil. Put on lid and shake jar. Using a kitchen strainer sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress and let it sit for an hour or more. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress. Bye, bye dust mites and other nasty things. The baking soda helps draw up any moisture and deep dirtiness. It deodorizes and leaves the mattress smelling fresh and clean.
Freezing ice balloons for coolers at parties-very festive and much less drippy than ice
Family portrait photography cheat sheet...DCW
Put dice inside small container when playing board games,etc.
Dip dollar store glasses in chalkboard paint. Such a good idea
Stash Away Every $5.00 Bill You Come Across!
It's amazing what can be done with some inexspensive plastic tables clothes & some balloons!
How did I not know this trick? Submerge wet nails in cold water for 3 minutes. The polish will dry completely, and it gets rid of any that got onto your skin!
Use tape to measure between the two holes and then put the tape on the wall.