Wood furniture: Make your own polish by mixing 2 cups olive or vegetable oil with the juice of 1 lemon; work it in with a soft cloth. To smooth out scratches in light-colored wood, rub them with a solution of equal parts olive or vegetable oil and lemon juice.
Vinegar: This acidic wonder can wipe out tarnish, soap scum, mineral deposits, and more. Among natural cleaners, it’s the clear champ. Distilled white vinegar creates an environment that inhibits the growth of mold, mildew, and some bacteria, such as E. coli and salmonella, says Jeffrey Hollender.
Quick & Easy Homemade Ice Packs: How To Here are a few different options for having ice packs and bags on hand for first aid as well as frugal ideas for keeping your lunchbags and camping coolers nice and chilled. Reuseable gel type: Method #1 You Just Need A Few Simple Ingred. To Make Your Own Gel Packs 2 cups water 1/3 cup vodka (80 proof) Food coloring (any color ) Ziploc Freezer Bag Pour Fluid into ziploc freezer bag, add food coloring ( to Kow what it is ) then freeze.
I’ve told you some of the chores my kids do and how I organize their chores, but how do I make some of these jobs manageable for my little people? The right tools! The following are the tools I let my kids use, along with how they use them: