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Eeeeeek...one more reason not to go camping  Natural Tick deterrent for human use: 1 part tea tree oil to 2 parts water in a spray bottle and spray it on - particularly shoes, socks, or cuffs of pants

A natural tick deterrent for human use, to try this year: 1 part tea tree oil to 2 parts water in a spray bottle. Tea tree oil when diluted can also be used on dogs (not kitties) OVER 15 lbs. I would suggest 1 part tea tree to 4 parts water at min.

fill balloons with water and food color..freeze ... then break balloon off ... then play with in pool and watch 'em melt!

Fun to do after a nice snow.Colored Ice Glass: Fill balloons with water, food coloring, freeze. Break balloon, take outside in the snow and enjoy!For someday when I live where it snows!

Sauce at Hibachi Restaurants

Homemade Yum Yum Sauce (Sauce at Hibachi Restaurants) cup Hellmann's mayonnaise * cup water 1 teaspoon tomato paste 1 tablespoon melted butter teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon sugar teaspoon paprika dash cayenne pepper

Time to get ready for winter lips....homemade lemon and honey lip scrub...organic solution to dry lips

Get ready for winter lips.homemade lemon and honey lip scrub.this works! 1 tsp of coconut oil, 1 tsp of raw honey, – 2 TB of raw/granulated sugar mixed, and a dash of lemon juice. Don’t worry if you happen to taste it – it’s absolutely DELISH!

Tub & Shower Magic (Dawn & White Vinegar)   Another Pinner says: Oh my gosh I made this stuff and it's fantastic!  You should see my sinks, showers and faucets  They look brand new!

Shower/tub cleaner: soap scum: Pinner wrote: Tub & Shower Magic (Dawn & White Vinegar) Oh my gosh I made this stuff and it's fantastic! You should see my sinks, showers and faucets They look brand new!

Lots of Cleaning Secrets- this is probably the most useful list of cleaning tricks I've ever read

"Gotta Love Real Simple"Lots of Cleaning Secrets- this is probably the most useful list of cleaning tricks -- awesome! Glad I actually read through this.

rub with waxed paper, water doesn't leave a mark anymore.

Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn’t leave a mark anymore…plus a ton more awesome household tricks! Pin now read later! Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn’t…

Another pinner said: I just tried this - I will NEVER buy Comet, Soft Scrub, etc again. Used in the tub - sprayed on, left for about 1/2 hr - wiped down like nothing there. it is sparkling!

Dawn + Vinegar = Soap Scum KILLA - OK, this works! My shower has never been this squeaky clean. 1 cup White vinegar heated up (microwave min) with equal amount blue Dawn, gently shake and spray on and wait and then wipe away the soap scum.

DIY: "Dry" Shampoo Spray for when you just don't have time to wash your hair

DIY: Dry Shampoo Spray 1 tbsp of cornstarch 4 tbsp of water 1 tbsp of rubbing alcohol small measuring glass, cup, bowl. a small spray bottle (shown in first picture) Mix it all together, pour it into your spray bottle and shake it up!

No more chipped nails:  (1) Apply 1 thin coat of 5 Minute Gel Polish.  (2) Apply 1 coat of Essie's 3 Way Glaze base coat. (3) Apply 2 coats of polish.  (4) Finish with a coat of 3 Way Glaze.  --- Cheap Version of Shellac??? Need to try!!

CHEAP version of shellac- No more chipped nails: Apply 1 thin coat of 5 Minute Gel Polish. Apply 1 coat of Essie’s 3 Way Glaze base coat. Apply 2 coats of polish. Finish with a coat of 3 Way Glaze. CHEAP version of shellac- No more…