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If you place a wooden spoon over a pot of boiling water, it won't boil over. I have not tried this one yet so please let me know if it works

A page full of "did you knows". Such as, if you place a wooden spoon over a pot of boiling water, it won't boil over. Peppers with 3 bumps are sweet and good for eating, peppers with 4 bumps are firm and good for cooking.

Combine 2 T hydrogen peroxide with 4 c hot water. Because it’s so mild, it’s safe for any floor type, and there’s no need to rinse. OR try adding 1 T vinegar with it

Hydrogen Peroxide Magic 2.0

It works! Brighten dingy floors~ Combine half a cup of hydrogen peroxide with one gallon of hot water, then go to town on your flooring. Because it’s so mild, it’s safe for any floor type, and there’s no need to rinse.

Do it, it smells amazing!

Heavenly Smell - If you want your house to smell heavenly, boil some orange peels with a teaspoon of cinnamon on Medium heat. If you want your house to smell heavenly, boil some orange peels with a teaspoon of cinnamon on Medium heat.

Granite (or any counter-top) shine/cleaner ~  Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dish washing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and youre good to go! It makes your granite (or any counter-top) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price #Recipes

Granite Countertop Cleaner - Fill a spray bottle about full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dishwashing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together.

Who knew - add 1/2 tsp of baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off!

Good tip when making your hard boiled eggs. Add baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off. By adding tsp of baking soda to the water it will make the egg shell easier to peel.

Remembering this when i paint my new house -- To get rid of paint fumes... add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! Need this now!!!

Remembering this when i paint my house -- To get rid of paint fumes. add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! Wonder if it works

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The best-kept silver cleaning secret. Must remember this for next time! 1 cup of boiling water 1 tablespoon baking soda 1 tablespoon white salt cup white vinegar 1 sheet of tinfoil, shiny side up

Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans up, but also coats them to repel hair and dust. Makes your house smell like fresh laundry too! Do this with blinds too. - Click image to find more DIY & Crafts Pinterest pins

Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans - Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans up, but also coats them to repel hair and dust. Makes your house smell like fresh laundry too! We do this with our blinds, but never thought about b

DIY:  How to Hang Picture Frames or Gallery Walls Straight - this is an easy way to get the hanger in the right spot the first time - The Scrap Shoppe

Picture frame hanging tip: Stick a nail through a clothespin. Hang the photo from the nail attached to the clothes pin. Line up picture against wall. Lightly tap top of picture frame so nail leaves a small mark on the wall for you to hammer in a nail.

Works on every stain I've tried it on !!! The ultimate stain remover that actually works on a seriously set in stain! Never buy oxyclean again! The mixture is: 1 tsp. Dawn dishwashing detergent 3-4 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide couple tablespoons of baking soda. Scrub on with a scrubbing brush

One part Dawn dishwashing liquid mixed with two parts HYDROGEN PEROXIDE. Add baking soda for scrubbing help. Use laundry brush to work into the stain. Supposed to actually take yellow armpit stains out of white shirts!

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