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Use mayonnaise to erase water stains from wooden furniture... I have known this one for a long time! My great aunt did this all the time when I made the water stains hehe Everyday Objects, Everyday Items, Cleaning Solutions, Diy Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Supplies, Daily Life Hacks, Water Stain On Wood, Wood Stain

35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects

Use mayonnaise to erase water stains from wooden furniture… 35 tips that will change your life! Use mayonnaise to erase water stains from wooden furniture… 35 tips that will change…

a great way to take a salad to work/school.

AWESOME! I make 5-10 salad jars at a time to eat throughout the week and they stay SO FRESH! If you aren't doing this...you SHOULD!! Mason jar salads

Lots of helpful tips - separate bananas to last longer, reheat pizza in a non-stick skillet, store cheese in foil, add tsp of water when browning hamburger, use wet cotton ball to pick up small glass shards, etc. Scrambled Eggs, Deviled Eggs, How To Cook Eggs, Paper Towel Rolls, Stay Fresh, Ground Beef, Dishwashing Liquid, Delicious Desserts, Frosting

Tons of home remedy tips and tricks

Take your bananas apart when you get home from the store. If you leave them connected at the stem, they ripen faster. Store your opened chunks of cheese in aluminum foil. It will stay fresh much longer and not mold. Peppers with 3 bumps on the bottom.

Cleaning makeup brushes: 1T white vinegar in 1 cup of hot water.  Soak 20 minutes followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry.

You will surprised to see all the makeup that is left in the water. How to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, and a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)

Have kids? Pin this for when you need it.  How to Get Permanent Marker Off your Wood Floors Cleaning Supplies, Diy Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Recipes, Dry Erase Board, Wood Table, Dining Table, Dining Room, Remove Permanent Marker

Remove permanent marker from wood floors.or wood dining tables -worked like a charm! also use it to take permanent marker off of walls, dry erase boards or anything that has been permanent marker tattooed! -----Expo markers work too!

Vanilla Extract    Clean the microwave and leave it smelling sweet with this household trick! Mix 2 cups of water and 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract in a microwave-safe container, and zap it on high for five minutes. When it's done, remove the container and wipe down the interior of the oven. Any gunk should slide right off.

6 Chemical-Free Cleaners Hiding in Your Pantry

Clean the microwave and leave it smelling sweet with no chemicals! Mix 2 cups of water and 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract in a microwave-safe container, and zap it on high for five minutes. Just wipe gunkies away! I just did it; it works and smells great!

Why didn't I think of that?! Put aluminum foil in a bowl, pour the grease in. When it hardens, roll up the foil and throw it out.

DUH!!!!! Why didn't I think of that?! Put aluminum foil in a bowl, pour the grease in. When it hardens, roll up the foil and throw it out!

47 Skills you need to survive homeownership Including how to get freshly dropped paint off of a carpet! Cleaning Solutions, Diy Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Recipes, Storage Solutions, Cleaning Supplies, Craft Supplies, Home Hacks, Clean House

47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership

HOUSEHOLD TIPS: 47 skills you need to survive homeownership - including how to get freshly dropped paint off of a carpet!

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing. - Click image to find more Home Decor Pinterest pins Weed Killer, Me Clean, Floor Cleaner Recipes, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Solutions, Kitchen Appliances, 2 Gallons, White Vinegar, Flooring

Use ONLY this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) I’ve done this, works super well and leaves everything smelling amazing.

Who knew - add baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off ~~ add 1/2 tsp of baking soda to the water it will make the egg shell easier to peel. Boiled Eggs, Sodas, Cooking Hacks, Cooking Artichokes, How To Cook Artichoke, Baking Soda, Shells, Life Hacks, Breakfast

When you are hard boiling eggs add tsp of baking soda in the water and the shell will peel right off.

spray painting plastic stuff with metallic paint- also with solid white paint. Makes dollar store junk look like Pottery Barn chic!

diy idea: faux gold objet d’art from erica

spray painting plastic stuff with metallic paint- also with solid white paint. Makes dollar store junk look like Pottery Barn chic!

Easter eggs using temporary tattoos (As luck would have it, I have some temp tattoo paper on hand from a project I never really started. Hmm.) Easter Ideas, Easter Decor, Easy Easter Crafts, Easy Crafts To Make, Easter Projects, Egg Crafts, Country Living, Kid Tattoos, Fake Tattoos

Hop to It With These Easy and Unique Easter Crafts

Exquisite Eggs Exquisite Eggs The secret behind these botanical beauties? CL contributing editor Jodi Kahn used temporary tattoo paper Read more: Easter Egg Decorating Ideas - Easter Egg Crafts - Country Living

Another Pinner said: I give this technique two thumbs up!  How to Make Your Stainless Steel Sink Sparkle. Deep clean trick to do once or twice a month. Household Cleaners, Household Cleaning Tips, Cleaning Recipes, Deep Cleaning, House Cleaning Tips, Natural Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Spring Cleaning, Cleaning Supplies

Learn how to easily clean your stainless steel sink. We do this frugally and with all homemade ingredients, keep your stainless steel sink clean and shiny!

Old Starbucks bottles, etching gel and a stencil = pretty spice jars. Spice Bottles, Empty Bottles, Milk Bottles, Reuse Bottles, Glass Spice Jars, Glass Jars, Mason Jars, Milk Jars, Plastic Bottles

I have so many of these-not sure what I'll do with them but they're too cool to recycle. Re-purposed Etched Glass Spice Jars (Starbucks frappuccino bottles)

Jars made from spaghetti sauce jars–spray paint lid and add knob. Cool! – Click | How Do It Pickle Jars, Diy Gifts, Craft Gifts, Homemade Gifts, Diy Jars, Reuse Jars, Jar Crafts, Crafts To Do, Diy Projects To Try

I've been looking to upcycle sauce jars! Apothecary Jars made from spaghetti sauce jars--spray paint lid and add knob.

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