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33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You

33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You
1. Use a binder clip as a sponge stand. This will allow it to air-dry instead of getting all mildewy. 3. Clean your clean machine: the washer. This page gives you a step-by-step way to get the grime off the nooks and crannies of your washing machine. Now watch this video on how to clean the INSIDE of the toaster. 5. Your sink drain is home to some of the grimiest dirt and germs. 6. Dip a q-tip in white vinegar and run it along the track. 7. All you need is salt. 8. Once you sprinkle the ingredients on, you’ll also need to vaccuum the bed. Hint: you can also use fabric softener instead of lavender oil if you DON’T want to do this the all-natural way. 9. 10. 11. 12. It costs $129 but just think of all the germs from old food that could be embedded in your cutting boards. 13. That way you can vacuum up all the fallen dust. 14. It’ll get the dust off. 15. Dust builds up on those things. 16. You can also remove mineral deposits easily with white vinegar. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27.

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HOW TO CHEAT AT EVERYTHING Over lunch with Simon Lovell, a fascinating former card shark, Allison Schrager learns all sorts of things about how swindlers operate ... Special to MORE INTELLIGENT LIFE "I can spot someone's weakness a mile away. In any room I can pick out the best target," says Simon Lovell, reformed con artist and famed magician, when asked over lunch about the root of his talents. "Take that woman over there." He motions across the room towards a lady speaking to a man engrossed in his menu--"vulnerable, needy, looking for attention from the man she is with, but he won't give it to her.

Over 50 FREE Cleaning and Organizing Printables Are you busy cleaning and organizing this month? I know I am. I use printable pages for many things in my home. I can always find free versions online of some really great printable organizers. I thought I would share some I had found with you all. Well the list grew as I did some research. How to Clean a Toaster Whether or not you tend to burn your toast or Pop Tarts, your toaster can be subject to carbon and crumb buildup over time. You can either let it sit until it starts smoking or catches on fire or you can give your toaster a good cleaning once a month. Turn off the toaster and unplug it

Gifts made with modge podge. I am pretty crazy about modge podge and here are a few simple and cute ideas using this amazing stuff! I follow the Prudent Baby and she absolutely inspires me. She posted a few easy coaster DIYs on her blog and I decided to do these as a small gift for a bunch of my extended family members. Because I know a lot of my family reads our blog, I will post some that I made for our (future) home! I made gift sets of coasters and magnets and will be sharing both on this post. 25 Beautifully Illustrated Thought-Provoking Questions A question that makes you think is worth asking… At the cusp of a new day, week, month, or year, most of us take a little time to reflect on our lives by looking back over the past and ahead into the future. We ponder the successes, failures and standout events that are slowly scripting our life’s story. This process of self reflection helps us maintain a conscious awareness of where we’ve been and where we intend to go.

50 Life Secrets and Tips Memorize something everyday.Not only will this leave your brain sharp and your memory functioning, you will also have a huge library of quotes to bust out at any moment. Poetry, sayings and philosophies are your best options.Constantly try to reduce your attachment to possessions.Those who are heavy-set with material desires will have a lot of trouble when their things are taken away from them or lost. Possessions do end up owning you, not the other way around. 2X4: Four Cool Hydrogen Peroxide Tricks Date: July 29 2013 | Author: Jessica | Category: Clean Your hydrogen peroxide probably lives in your first aid kit, just waiting for the day that someone scrapes their knee. And that’s a shame. Bring the brown-bottled staple out of hiding and into your daily routine with one of these clever uses. Note: These tips work with a solution that’s 3% hydrogen peroxide and 97% water. Always keep your peroxide in its original, opaque bottle.

6 Effective Ways to Clean Cutting Boards You should regularly clean and disinfect your plastic and wooden cutting boards; here's how. From Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things (Reader's Digest Association Books) Loading iStockphoto/Thinkstock Vinegar will disinfect. A Salvaged Frame I found this frame at my favorite salvage store last week. I liked the chunky size but not the veneer. I thought the back side had some potential. It is real wood and pretty rough. So I cleaned it up a bit. Then I cut some chicken wire down to size and stapled it to the front side of the frame. Family tree of the Greek gods Greek cosmological entities Essential Olympians and Titans The essential Olympians' names are given in bold font.

PICTURE JOKES » Just some advice :) First post, 3 years in the lurking. This is me and my Papa (grandpa) He went on a trip last Friday… … and returned on Sunday to find his home of 50 years burnt to the ground. He built that home, but had no insurance (the foundation was on lava rocks). He lived there with Granny until she died. How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent In the spirit of Laura Ingalls, with wash day being Monday, here's a little recipe for homemade laundry detergent you can use tomorrow, Monday! wash on Mondayiron on Tuesdaymend on Wednesday churn on Thursday clean on Friday bake on Saturday rest on Sunday from Little House in the Big Woods * I use these utensils for detergent making only. They all stay in the pot until I make a new batch.

55 productive things you can do in 5 minutes A few weeks ago I wrote on BabyCenter about my struggle to make the shift from long, uninterrupted stretches of time to the staccato’d life of motherhood. Over time, I’ve gotten much better at finding ways to be productive in small windows of time. The fact of the matter is – you can get much more crossed off your list in 5 minutes than you might think. Here are 55 thought starters for you. Make a dent on your closet. Start by getting rid of dry cleaner bags and orphan hangers. 31 DAYS TO AN ORGANIZED HOME My Laundry room is also my main entry, so it has to be tidy. Which means my laundry room closet was a natural place to store all of the un-pretties: tools, cleaning products, board games, flash lights, chicken feed....anything I didn't have a spot for and didn't wan to look at. And because I don't have a craft room, I was trying to store craft stuff in there too.

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