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Remove a splinter easily by applying a paste of baking soda and water, then waiting several minutes for the splinter to pop out of the skin. Gotta remember this!

2. De-ice sidewalks. In a pinch, it can be used as a substitute for rock salt. 3. Keep chicken or turkey moist. Rub salt in the cavity of the bird before cooking. 4. Prevent sautés made with eggplant or zucchini from getting watery. Sprinkle salt on these vegetables before cooking. 5. Eliminate sticky residue from an iron. Run the hot iron (no steam) over plain paper sprinkled with salt. 6. Clean drains. Pou...

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How To Freeze Food - Timeline, Tips and Don'ts

I have been trying to freeze more foods lately. It saves money, I am not wasting food because the leftovers are not getting eaten, and it actually will preserve the food’s freshness. I realized I had a lot to learn when it came to freezing foods. There are so many things that can be frozen …

I like this idea. Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Years Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective.

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New Life For Old Cookie Sheets . . . Again.

Use hydrogen peroxide and baking soda to clean your old cookie sheets. NO scrubbing!

No helium needed to fill balloons for parties. How to: just vinegar and baking soda! I NEED TO REMEMBER THIS! this is important since helium is not a renewable source and is in such short supply.

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How to Clean Your Dishwasher

How to clean your dishwasher: 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.

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Tips & Tricks To Make Life Easier

pop tab screwed on the back of a pic...instantly be able to hang anything. Genius!

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76: How to Replace a Broken/ Cracked iPhone Screen

how to replace a cracked iphone screen for under $10.00... Just in case I ever need to...I'll be glad I pinned this.

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My Kitchen Miracle Cleaner - Part Deux

The "miracle" of baking soda and peroxide. Put 1/4 cup of baking soda in a bowl.....add enough peroxide to make a paste. Rub on with fingers or sponge. Cleans EVERYTHING! Stove, oven, pans, stainless steel applicances, even the white handles of the refrig door.

To pull out acids and toxins, mix 2 cups of Epsom salt, 1⁄2 cup of raw apple cider vinegar, 1⁄4 cup of baking soda and a few drops of lavender essential oil in a warm tub

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Homemade Deodorant-Antiperspirant: Basic, Easy Recipe

Home made deodorant. I already have all these ingredients! Goes into an old deodorant container so that you can apply it easily.

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Clean Up Sink Smells With DIY Garbage Disposal Refreshers

Make your own homemade garbage disposal freshener bombs. Just drop one in your garbage disposal to clean it up and make it smell great!

No sinus infections in the house for years. When we get stuffed up we get relief in under a minute, and it doesn't settle or move into the chest. Inhale it from the bottle, or put a few drops on a tissue or cotton swab to carry around/ sleep with. When it is all of us I put 20 drops or so with a cup or 2 of water and simmer on the stove for a few hours. That also prevents colds from spreading(anitbacterial and antiviral). One person I know puts it in her vacuum when she vacuums.