Vanilla Extract 101 - 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
Fill a microwaveable bowl with 1 cup of water and add a tablespoon of vinegar. Put the bowl in the microwave, shut the door, and turn it on for 5 minutes. Then take a cloth and wipe down the inside of the microwave. It works!
Pour white vinegar into a plastic spray bottle. Heat it up in microwave until very warm. (no need to reheat each time). Pour same amount of Dawn into spray bottle. Put top on spray bottle & gently shake until mixed.
Rosemary Lemon Vanilla Home Scent: How to get the Williams Sonoma scent.water, sliced lemon, 3 sprigs of fresh rosemary and about a teaspoon of vanilla. Simmer on the stove. Quantities lemons, 3 sprigs of rosemary and about 2 tablespoons of vanilla.
Fill tub with hot water above jets. Pour in half cup of bleach & TB of powdered cascade Run the jets for 15 minutes Empty tub, refill with cold water. Run jets to rinse - 10 minutes Do this twice a month.
Style Secret: The Only Spot Remover You'll Ever Need
Spot remover Mix one part Dawn dishwashing liquid (the plain old blue kind, in the big bottle that usually sits on your sink), with two parts hydrogen peroxide (available at any drug store), pour it directly on the stain, and watch it disappear like MAGIC
DIY Jewelry Cleaner - tried it today and my engagement ring is almost blinding, it's sparking so much :) 1 tablespoon salt 1 tablespoon baking soda 1 tablespoon dish detergent 1 cup water 1 piece aluminum foil