Blue dawn dish liquid does some amazing things -- removes hair product build up, repel houseplant insects, bathe the dogs (kills fleas on contact and is much cheaper than expensive dog shampoos), ice pack, unclog toilets repel aphids.
The Magic Way to Clean Your Windows on the outside! - Best way EVER to clean windows. No drying needed, and you have no spots or streaks on your window! I cleaned 2 full sliding glass doors and 8 large windows in 9 minutes!
Stain part Dawn dishwashing liquid, 2 parts hydrogen peroxide. Pour the cleaner right on the spots and use an old toothbrush to make sure it really gets into the carpet. Let it sit for maybe 30 seconds and then blot with a wet towel.
How to clean and descale your Keurig! Quick AND easy! Need to remember this----Because of the word "descale" all i can think about is lizards and snakes etc etc. Im rethinking how much i really want a keurig if i have to "descale" it.
Place a few drops of essential oil (one pinner suggested lemongrass scent) onto the cardboard tube of your toilet paper roll to make your bathroom smell good. Not sure how well it works but it sounds like a good idea.
Canker Sore / Sore Throat Another Pinner Said: My pediatrician told me about this years ago! It really does work. Magic Mouthwash: Remedy for Sore Throats and Mouth Sores. This seriously is a miracle for even the worst cankers. My kids love it.
Other pinner says I've used baby Oil as shaving cream for about a year now! It gives a closer shave AND softer legs! :) And, apparently, it makes the blade last longer! Who cares about the blade, I hear closer shave, softer skin!
Carpet Shampoo Solution: 1 cup oxiclean* 1 cup febreeze* 1 cup distilled white vinegar *The homemade versions work fabulously! Pour contents into shampooer tub and mix with hot water to fill tub completely. This should be safe for ALL carpets.
Freshen Your Mattress with Baking Soda and Essential Oils
CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: Pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a Mason jar & drop in 4 drops of essential oil. Put on lid & shake jar. Sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress & let it sit for an hour. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress.
Sparkly Clean Dishes ~No premixing, simply replace your dishwasher detergent & rinse agent for ever! 1 teaspoon oxygen bleach teaspoon Dawn dish soap cup white vinegar (poured into a bowl or cup on the top rack of the machine)