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

Magic Mouthwash: Remedy for Sore Throats and Mouth Sores. This seriously is a miracle for even the worst cankers. Mix equal parts Milk of Magnesia, Benadryl, and water....1-1-1.gargle away!


DIY After Shower Spray - Keeps Your Shower Clean

After Shower Spray - keeps the shower clean with little effort. Into a large spray bottle, measure: 1/2 cup of Hydrogen Peroxide 1/2 cup Rubbing Alcohol 4 – 5 drops Dawn, Palmolive (or other liquid dish detergent) 2 teaspoons Dishwasher Rinse Aid (like Jet-Dry) 1 1/2 cups water Shake gently to combine the ingredients. Label the bottle and be sure to keep it out of the reach of small children. (I actually drew measurement lines so that when I make a fresh batch, I don’t need to get out the…

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How to Filter and Purify Water for Survival

You can only go 3 days without water. Would you know how to filter and purify water if your life depended on it? Here are some methods you can use anywhere.

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NEW Life for OLD Cookie Sheets!

How to clean your cookie sheets--Kitchen "Miracle" Cleaner! You put about 1/4 cup of baking soda in a small glass bowl and squirt in hydrogen peroxide until it makes a nice paste. Then you rub it on the offending dirt/stain/grease...whatever! You can usually just use your fingers...but you can also use a small sponge at times as well.

How did pinterest know I needed this? lol If your favorite makeup drops and breaks, add alcohol, reshape in compact and let dry.

How to clean microfiber furniture: 1. vacuum 2. spray with rubbing alcohol 3. Rub vigorously with a clean scrub sponge 4. Let area dry completely 5. Rub with a clean, soft scrub brush in a circular motion

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How To Clean Your Glass Shower Door With A Lemon & Salt

Lemon + Salt = Teeth Whitener!

Vanilla Extract Microwave Cleaner = Clean the microwave and leave it smelling sweet with this household trick! Mix 2 cups of water and 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract in a microwave-safe container, and zap it on high for five minutes. When it's done, remove the container and wipe down the interior of the oven. Any gunk should slide right off. I love all of these cleaning tips I'm learning from Pinterest!

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When to Spray Fruit Trees

Homemade wasps repellant - Fill an empty 32 oz. spray bottle with water. Add 1 tbsp. peppermint extract to the water, along with 1 tbsp. unscented baby shampoo. Shake the bottle to combine the ingredients. Spray on areas and surfaces where you wish to repel wasps.