TO BRING DOWN A FEVER ~ Vinegar Socks. Take a pair of white socks, soak them in apple cider vinegar or white vinegar. Put them on the baby's or child's feet & wrap the feet in a towel. Wait till socks have dried, if fever is still high, repeat.
Best way to clean smelly towels ever! First take cup of peroxide and cup vinegar. Let your once smelly towels soak for 15 minutes and then just wash them as you would wash anything else. Peroxide did not stain the towels.
Did you know, you can use common bubble wrap as insulation for windows? I had heard of this bubble wrap trick to save energy before, but had never actually gotten around to trying it. Not for every window, but just an idea to consider.
Anti-slip remedy for rugs! Rather than buying 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!
33 Insanely Clever Things Your Small Apartment Needs
Shower caps are great for putting your (dirty and dusty) shoes in when you travel! Chances are your shoes will get quite dusty during your missions trip activities and you don't want to spread the dirt around to the rest of your suitcase contents.
Campfire Starters - stuff toilet paper rolls with dryer lint. You can even roll and wrap in newspaper. Toilet paper rolls and dryer lint are an inexpensive DIY project - in fact free and you are recycling!