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Helpful Hints/Tips


Helpful Hints/Tips

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Get your cast iron ready for campfire season! Step-by-step instructions for perfectly seasoning your cast iron skillets and dutch ovens.

Best Way to Season Cast Iron Pans - Flax Seed Oil

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Who knew?

51f1b43a473fd a grouped image for pinterest - Pin Them All

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probably one of the best tips I've ever heard in my life.

I hate when I can't think of what to write in a card!

Every winter I battle skin so dry it cracks and bleeds. A few years ago my grandmother gave me homemade lotion, which I love. It's about to run out, but now I have this recipe! This best part is, you can make it from dollar store materials and stuff you already have at home! I can not wait to try this one!

tutorial on creating a template for hanging curtain rods the same height/distance every time...no more measuring and leveling

"My husband owned his own A/C business for a long time....he said everything on here is the PROPER way to do this.....do it yourself, will make unit not work so hard and you save $ by not paying the A/C company!" Our electric bill rose to $430 two years ago and a simple A/C cleaning lowered it to $150. Totally re-pinning this.

Unblock your drains without pouring harmful pollutants into the water system by pouring down 1 c of salt and 1/2 c of baking soda mixed together, followed by a kettle of boiling water. Can also use baking soda and white vinegar and boiling water.

Wedding-day white teeth! My dentist actually told me about this. Use a little toothpaste, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.

Who knew??

YES!!! I was hunting for these all winter...homemade vicks shower disks If you are congested, pop one in the floor of your shower, let the steam do it's work! Not sold in stores anymore!!

Printables - 101 Pretty {free} Printables - EverythingEtsy.com

Sore Throat Relief: Just eat a few marshmallows when your throat is hurting and let them do their magic. **I didn't believe it so I googled it --Come to find out, there's a scientific reason as to why this works. Apparently, the gelatin is very helpful when it comes to relieving irritation and soothing pain in your throat.

An explanation of what each brush does.

Always, ALWAYS have some Epsom's Salt on hand. Get a lush lawn, rejuvenate your scalp, and remove your blackheads...all with the power of Epsom salt. Check out what else you can do!

Upholster your box springs and get rid of your bed skirt. Brilliant! awesome blog!!

Warning: This is Genius!!! Velcro bedskirt. Easy to wash, easy to put back on, no moving the entire bed for it, and always stays put.

Another pinner said: "I had upholstered chairs before,but this taught me the proper way." Especially helpful is the instruction on how to do corners.

Now this is very handy and smart planning!

The power of vinegar...soaking feet in vinegar (apple cider being best) is a great remedy for many problems like toenail fungus, dry feet, tired feet, etc. ..here are some vinegar foot soaks that will help feet be soft and supple.

GENIUS! to put screw or nails in the right place, photocopy a template.

Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick. << Good to know :-)

LOVE THIS for cracked heels......the remedy says it will take off the layer of icky skin

Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it. every athlete should pin this!

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