Mix together 1 teaspoon of salt, 1 teaspoon of baking soda and 1 cupful of boiling water. Crumple up a piece of aluminum foil and put it on the soda, salt solution. Dip your silver flatware into the
A cheap and easy way to clean your silver
Ants Be GoneThe easiest and cheapest way to rid your yard or garden of ants is simply boiling water! Take a sharpened stick or a shovel and open it up until you see the eggs, then pour a teakettle of
he easiest and cheapest way to rid your yard or garden of ants is simply boiling water!
Use FRESH eggs for hardboiled?? Here's how: Do NOT use stainless steel for this hint as the salt will pit the finish. Put the eggs in a large
Paula Vogelgesang shares a tip for boiling fresh eggs.
CHENILLE TABLE CANDY 22 ½ " X 12 ½ " finished You will need: 1 pack of candy (40 2 ½" squares) 1 FQ for border and binding 1 FQ for backing 5 ½ yds of Chenille-it (narrow) Pull out 6 squares
A table-topper using pre-cut squares called "candy."
Tub Cleaner 1/2 cup hot vinegar 1/2 cup Dawn dishwashing liquid Mix in a spray bottle and let the mix sit on your shower walls for 1-2 hours. Rinse well. This takes all kinds of 'crud' off the shower
Tub cleaner mix combines vinegar and dish soap to take the 'crud' off of shower/tub walls.
Paula Vogelgesang A woman wrote: I have six children in several different schools and the paper blizzard is overwhelming at times. So, our solution is an old fashioned clipboard for each child. These
The clipboards were $1 each and every child has a different color.
Calving hints from Pennywise readers.
The mixture uses seed and laundry bluing to keep the birds away.
A vinegar and baking soda paste for poison ivy or oak.
Keeps flies, gnats and skeeters off of humans and animals.
Homemade carpet stain remover. Works on pet stains!
It's almost time to start those spring painting projects. These two hints were sent in by readers/viewers.