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My neighbor's house always had the clearest windows EVER! One day I helped her with some spring-cleaning. She didn't use a single paper towel or commercial cleaner but mixed 2 cups hot water with ¼ cup vinegar & 1 TBS of cornstarch, shook in spray bottle & spritzed the windows, then wiped down w/ crumpled newspaper. Unlike paper or cloth towels, newspaper is absorbent without leaving lint behind. This homemade window wash solution w/ newspaper works like NOTHING else for PERFECTLY CLEAR…

Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. So, for a super cheap, use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

Grow your own green onions...much faster than celery. Next time you buy green onions, save the bulb and toss it in a jar of'll have a whole new bunch in 12 days!

Clean your dirty shower head with baking soda and white vinegar: Mix 1/3 cup baking soda and 1 cup white vinegar. Put in plastic bag and tie to your shower head. Let soak for at least 2-3 hours.

from Nature's Nurture

Ultimate All-Purpose Cleaner

1 c water, 1 c vinegar, 1c alcohol, 2-3 drops dishwashing soap ~~ for shiny wood floors PLUS stainless steel appliances!

How to clean a muffin pan - with dryer sheets! (Soak overnight with a dryer sheet in the water, then baked-on goop will slough off.) Could have used this tip days ago!!!

from One Good Thing by Jillee

How To Unclog A Sink Without Chemicals!

This method is easy and effective, and you probably already have the ingredients on hand!

SET the baking soda on the bottom of the oven. Spray the baking soda with water or vinegar and dawn. REST! Overnight or about 6-8 hours. WIPE the bottom of the oven, and see instant results!