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    i’m about to get hippie on you all. plugin air fresheners (and tons of other stuff) have something called  VOC in them. VOC stands for “volatile organic compounds” and they are highly toxic. they are chemicals with a low boiling point.

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    Refill plug-in air fresheners! Why didn't I think of this. Those things are expensive!!!


    How to Freshen Your Bathroom Air Naturally. Such an easy tip!

    Wish we had this on our camping trip this year!! HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: 1/2 litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning and evening After 4 days add the oil It's now ready to use. Gently rub a few drops into the skin of the arms and legs. Observe the mosquitoes fleeing the room. Repels fleas on pets too.

    Why didn't I think of this??! Downy Unstoppables in wax smells like fresh laundry!

    DIY wall flowers using body spray as a cheap alternative to refill and reuse the leftover bulb. A more natural method would be to wash the bulb, fill it up with water, then add the essential oils of your choice to create a scent of your own.

    House smelling weird? Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick.


    Saving this idea for the Cold Days ahead! Hate scraping off ice! Ice Proofing the Car Windows with 2/3 Vinegar 1/3 water! Just spray on windows and ice will melt away! Totally making a bottle of this for this winter!

    Lavender inhibits the bacteria that causes acne and balances the over-secretion of sebum.


    Jasmine Essential Oil

    Sprinkle drops of vanilla, orange, lemon or almond extract on return air filter to scent your entire home.Smart!!!

    Homemade Laundry Scent Booster - I was just thinking about how to make something like this last night! 9/10/13

    How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers. I will be so glad I pinned this!!

    3 Ways To Make Your Home Smell Heavenly With Essential Oils

    DIY Scented Plugins - I spend so much money on these! Hello brilliant! You have to read how she does it

    Do it yourself refills for any plug-in air freshener. Less expensive and better for your health!

    DIY foaming soap....brilliant!