DIY deodorizing disks (for trashcans, diaper pails, etc.). They last for a month and when done, you can throw them into a load of laundry.2 cups baking soda 1 – 2 cups distilled water (or you can boil your water for 10 minutes.) Lavender essential oil (or whatever oil you choose. Citrus would be good too!) Silicone mold or muffin pan
Old-Fashioned Iced Oatmeal Cookies ~ These ‘homemade’ Iced Oatmeal Cookies are so much better than store-bought... They are soft with crispy edges, sweet, but not overly so, and the cinnamon and nutmeg really shine.
Photo: 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. :
Homemade DIY fabric softener recipe. This is so easy and fast to make and it works great! Step by step instructions with pictures too. I love to add some essential oil to mine! www.FabulesslyFrugal.com
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.