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Fix your faded chair cushions with spray paint

Fix your faded chair cushions with spray paint (update)

thefrugalhomemaker.com

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 :-)

Get Rid of Household Odors with Vanilla Extract

lifehacker.com

7 Ways to Age and Distress Furniture...Some of these ideas are SUPER easy!!!

7 Ways to Age and Distress Furniture

unexpectedelegance.com

Annie Sloane Chalk Paint Ideas - this post lists the paints & waxes used to get the finishes.

Annie Sloan owes Ballard Designs a thank you!

playingsublimely.com

Best white paint colors

Best White Paint Colors | Good Bones Great Pieces

goodbonesgreatpieces.com

Shabby Farmhouse Paint Finish

creating a shabby farmhouse paint finish

theshabbycreekcottage.com

Thank you! How to paint the front door. (Just have to choose the color....)

How-to Paint Your Front Door - Love, Pomegranate House

lovepomegranatehouse.com

Must have for getting those pesky price tags off!

How to Remove Sticker Residue

twotwentyone.net

WHO KNEW!! you print out words on basic white paper, but in mirror image form… lay them on the wood… with a damp paint brush wet the paper on top of the words… use the cap of a sharpie to rub on top of the letters to help them transfer … then remove the paper and stand in shock and awe!

Who Knew! - Domestically Speaking

domestically-speaking.com

How-to-make-a-monogram-in-Microsoft-Word

How To Create a Monogram Using Microsoft Word - In My Own Style

inmyownstyle.com

Shrimp Recipe: Fresh Peeled and Deveined Shrimp Pan-Fried in Butter with Buttered Lemon Noodles

How to Pan-Fry Shrimp | Shrimp Recipe

howtocookmeat.com

WHAT IS YOUR BODY ACNE TELLING YOU? This is pretty cool and very helpful

A Spicy Boy, A Cat, and My Fat Ass

aspicyboycatandmyfatass.com

15 Fabulous Filing Cabinet Makeovers | curated by 'The NY Melrose Family' blog!

Rustic Farmhouse: Putting together a Studio/Office Love this painted file cabinet!!

Rustic Farmhouse: Putting together a Studio/Office

myrusticfarmhouse.blogspot.com

How to do custom lettering without a fancy machine or carbon paper...i love smart people.

Free Printable Letters For Any Project (A-Z) (So Many Designs and Styles to Choose From)

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. Gotta remember this!

good to know... will need to know

"This is how i made my baby wipes 12 years ago and thought i was the only one making cleaning wipes too. ---video how to make-bleach wipes,baby wipes, glass wipes, and hand sanitizing wipes. each batch costs about 75 cents to make."

everything you need to know about spray painting furniture

This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.

This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.

Dip the tip of an empty Swiffer Wetjet solution bottle into boiling water for about 10 seconds and the lid twists off (use a towel). Refill with your preferred cleaning solution at appropriate dilution! and re-cap. Genius. No need to pay for more fluid... way overpriced. genius

wasp trap

Spring Mantel with Egg-Filled Apothecary Jars