MOM Tip: If you run out of dryer sheets, ball up a slice of foil. Throw it in the dryer for static-free clothes.
MOM Tip: To prevent dust from flying around when vacuuming save that chore for rainy day. The humidity helps the dust from flying around.
MOM Tip: If you have a large crockpot, but need to cook a small quantity of food, place a small casserole dish inside the crockpot. This makes the inside much smaller, which keeps your food from overcooking.
MOM Tip: When you have an ink stain, rub in a little hand sanitizer from the outside in to help stop it from spreading. Blot the stain to lift up the ink, repeating as needed. Rub the stain with a regular soap bar and then rinse with cold water. Wash with detergent in the hottest recommended water. Click here to get this tip from Clorox.
MOM Tip: Here is a great idea for organizing backpacks when you don’t have a mudroom or floor space. I love this idea of a cork board for all the school papers and you could include a calendar for all of their activities too. Click here to get this tip from Goodness by Crafty Southern Mama.
It’s time to declutter and get rid of items you no longer need. Start with this list from Mintnotion! Click here to get this tip from Mintnotion.
MOM Tip: Make your own fashionable CORD roll to keep them all from tangling up in your backpack or bag. You will need the following supplies: Materials: – 1/4 yard fake (or real) leather – snap buttons Tools: – xacto knife – metal ruler – matte cutting board – pencil Click here to get this tip […]
MOM Tip: Try this trick for draining the messy juice that is in fruit cups before packing in your child’s school lunch. So simple you probably never thought of it! All you need is a small sharp object (like a skewer) and tape. Click here for this tip from Your Modern Family.
I usually don’t keep soda pop within the home very often unless for special occasions. Besides from consuming a beverage, such as a can of cola, there are a number of surprising reasons to keep one within your fridge. The cola’s fizzy, acidity, and caffeine is great to use for housekeep tricks around the house […]
MOM Tip: Did you know that fabric softener and dryer sheets can strip towels of their absorbency. Instead, try adding ¼ cup white vinegar to the rinse cycle and/or throw two (new, clean) tennis balls in your dryer to get rid of static electricity.