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    Chemical energy to light energy. Leave 1/4 of Mountain dew in bottle (just dont drink it all), add a tiny bit of baking soda and 3 caps of peroxide. Put the lid on and shake - walla! Homemade glow stick (bottle) solution. kids

    *Does not work* glow in the dark mt dew

    Homemade Glow water

    How To Make Your Own Glow Sticks and Glow Lanterns.....great emergency preparedness project.

    Save room in your camping bags with this handy tip to tame unwieldy plastic bags. REMEMBER: Take your plastic bags and rubbish with you.

    Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there.

    17 Tips To Make Your Life Easier. seriously, read these...especially number 17 about the dryer...crazy!!

    Fairies in a jar DIRECTIONS: 1. Cut a glow stick and shake the contents into a jar. Add diamond glitter 2. Seal the top with a lid. 3. Shake...

    Genius! Toothpaste Dots for camping. Lay out foil sheet or parchment and make rows of dollops of toothPASTE. Allow to dry for 2-4 days. Sprinkle baking soda on top to keep from sticking. Repackage in small bags. To use simple pop one dot in your mouth, chew, then add a small amount of water in your mouth and start brushing. This tip reduces weight in your pack

    From the outside of your child's door, seal in a bunch of balloons, then when they open their door on the morning of their birthday, they get a balloon shower! So clever!

    Coke can and alcohol burner

    i wish i took a before & after pic! this WORKED. my pores are GONE. actually gone. proactiv didn't even do that for me. its a great natural exfoliant too! my skin feels so fresh and clean. i honestly can not believe the results on my nose though.. outstanding!! PIN WIN!!

    Home-made flubber

    DIY Oxi Clean and Fabric Softner 1 part baking soda 1 part hydrogen peroxide 2 parts water

    similar effect done this way: get jar, Fairy Lights: cut open glow stick, put glow stuff into jar, add glitter. close jar, shake.

    Did you know that you can make a cardboard box into an oven that works just as well as your oven at home? You can! And with this type of oven, you never have to worry about what to eat when the electricity goes out

    Take a Q-tip, dip it in a cap full of hydrogen peroxide and scrub on teeth. Leave on for 30 seconds and then brush teeth. Do for a week straight in the morning and before bed. See amazing white teeth results!

    Homemade ice packs. Perfect for school lunch boxes.

    Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dishwashing 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 you're good to go! It makes your granite (or any countertop) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price~I have loved it and use it on my appliances as well.

    (great to remember for move-out or in) Place a dishwasher-safe cup filled with plain white vinegar on the top rack of the dishwasher. Using the hottest water available, run the dishwasher through a cycle. The vinegar will help to wash away the loose, greasy grime, sanitizes, and helps remove the musty odor. Next, sprinkle a cupful of baking soda around the bottom of the tub and run it through a short cycle. The baking soda will help freshen and removing stains.... good to do every 6 mths