Discover and save creative ideas

    9 DIY Home Remedies for Relieving Itchy Mosquito Bites

    by Yumi Sakugawa
    There are few things peskier in the summer than an unexpected mosquito bite swelling up on your arms and legs. Fortunately, there are many ways to heal your body of its annoying itch, ranging from fruit (lemon slices and banana peels) to common household items (baking soda, apple cider vinegar). So ...
    More from this board

    You can add a pinch of salt to your laundry to keep colors vibrant. It seems like every laundry detergent makes claims to keep colors lasting for a long time, but the easiest trick is to add a tablespoon of salt to the load. The premise is that the chloride in salt helps keeps clothes bright by sealing in the color across repeated washings. Salt also contains the power to remove bloodstains, but it turns out it's a great protector of clothes as well. If you have some brand news clothes you'd...

    How to make symbols ¢☂¿☀♥☮☆♛♬✂☯ and more using your ALT button., this is soo cool!


    homemade Jewelry Cleaner for sterling silver: salt, baking soda, dish detergent, water and aluminum foil

    Make your own cooking spray -- without the nasty additives! One part olive oil to five parts water. Shake before each use! SIMPLE! ...well now i just feel silly for ever using PAM.

    Pin now, look later. This website has LOTS of great ideas for things to do for the man in your life (husband, boyfriend, etc.)

    Cool! Fill balloons with water and add food coloring, once frozen cut the balloons off & they look like giant marbles.

    20 Ways to Tighten Skin after Weight Loss/Pregnancy. For when I lose that 100 lbs.

    Another Pinner Said: Ink Cartridge Low? Not true... this totally works, my printer stopped printing, saying there was no ink, I reset the cartridge and then printed 50 more documents and the ink still hasn't run out!!! good. ~ hmmmmmm ~ I will have to try this..

    Don't have eggs? For brownies use a banana instead... and all kinds of baking replacements. Good to know!!

    Homemade Febreze

    slow cooker bread - Who knew!?!

    Shut the front door! Making wooden pictures.

    Homemade Foot Detox

    spray pant leaf silhouette

    COOLEST THING EVER!!! Cut open glow sticks & pour them into bubble solution. Glow in the dark bubbles. Summer nights here we come!

    Add orange peels (or any citrus peel) to a quart of white vinegar in a closed container and let it set for two weeks. Combine citrus/vinegar solution half/half with water and use for cleaning. Works on floors, tile, fixtures, etc. Smells good and is tough on scum! Best of all there are no chemicals.

    Beer bottle shelves- lots of designs


    Not only cool for decoration, but also a great way to store your colored pencils!

    Crochet Swiffer Cover.

    Going on a cruise and don't want to spend a fortune on drinks? Pour your vodka in an empty Listerine bottle, add 3 drops of blue food coloring and 1 drop of green. Wa-la! --sneaky sneaky!! most genius thing EVER!

    Stain your brick, don't paint it!

    D.I.Y. plastic spoon flower necklace. Site / directions not in English .... experimentation necessary. Interesting use of material for things other than just jewelry. The smell of melting spoon is very strong!!