Remember my guest bathroom with the vintage hankie curtains? Well, while I was cleaning the glass globes on the pendant lights I accidentally dropped one. This happens every time I clean them, I always break one and can never find a duplicate and have to buy 2. I have never liked the choices that... Read More »
Making pennies shiny: Use 1/4 cup white vinegar and 1 teaspoon of table salt to clean them. The vinegar is 5% acetic acid and dissolves the copper oxide on the pennies. The salt acts as a catalyst to speed up the process. Let sit for a minute or 2 stirring to clean both sides. Rinse.