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Best Vacuums for Under $250

I often get asked for recommendations for my favorite vacuums. Here are my favorites for under...

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How to Naturally Polish Silver

How many times do you use your silver utensils? Let me guess – at Thanksgiving and maybe one more...

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Chemical Free Copper Cleaner

I love finding copper pieces at yard sales and antique fairs. Although some of those pieces may not...

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Material of the Week: Essential Oils

Have you tried using essential oils around your home yet? They’re one of the most awesome trends to...

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Homemade Dishwasher Tabs

2013, that was when I first made these. It was one of the most popular posts from the former Dolly...

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The Best Way to Remove Mold & Mildew With 2 Ingredients (NO Bleach!)

This is a great post today! We are sharing the best way to remove mold & mildew with just TWO...

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9 Surprising Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Let’s play a word association game. When you hear “hydrogen peroxide,” what do you picture?
If it’s

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How to Clean With Baking Soda

Looking for an inexpensive, multi-purpose, natural cleaner for your home? Try baking soda! Here are...

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How to remove wrinkles from linen (the easy way)

Here's an easy method to remove stubborn wrinkles from (real) linen!
All you need is your iron and

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Pallet LED Lamp

You can, too, build this beautiful lamp from free pallet wood.

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Remove Grease From Kitchen Cabinets

I want to shout from the hilltops of my kitchen and say “Ladies & Gentlemen, I have done it!!! I...

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Homemade Olive Oil Furniture Polish

This recipe for Homemade Olive Oil Furniture Polish is probably my favorite cleaning concoction to...

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Pillow Talk: How to Keep It Clean

You spend 1/3 of your life with your head on your pillow, but have you ever cleaned it? You probably...

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How to Clean the Washing Machine Without Harsh Chemicals

It’s quick and easy to clean your washing machine using natural products.
For this cleaning job we

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Homemade Oil Plug-In Refill

I had a ton of these lying around our home, and decided it was finally time to pitch them...then I...

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My Cleaning Routine - How I Made Cleaning Easier

I love organizing, simplifying, and having a tidy home, so I combined all three into today's post to...

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Easy DIY Stain Removers to Erase Three of Your Most Dreaded Smears

Let me share with you my most dreaded nightmare: I’m enjoying a peanut butter sandwich - my favorite...

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How to Clean Your Washing Machine

Dirty clothes go in and clean clothes come out; it’s like magic! Only this magic is limited to how...

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Removing Water-rings From Wood With Mayo!

I recently found a set of gorgeous mid-century tables at Goodwill for a steal. Problem? Their...

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{Practically Free} Homemade Grout Cleaner

Here's how to use two inexpensive ingredients to easily clean your grout without using harmful...

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Homemade laundry detergent and why it works so well

Homemade laundry detergent is all the rage these days but do you ever wonder if it really works? I...

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How to Clean Wooden Cutting Boards

I've let my wooden cutting boards just sit in my kitchen for months. Every time I used them, I'd...

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DIY: scented room spray

Just 3 ingredients and a couple of minutes of your time is all it takes to make this refreshing room...

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Six Ways to Use Tea Around Your House

Here are six different ways to use three different teas - black, green, and mint.You can use unused...

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DIY Iron Cleaner- Clean Your Burnt Iron

Clean burn marks off of your iron without using salt, or store bought cleaner. One beauty product...