Category Archives: Household Tips

Log and Siding Stain

I figured some of you  might be doing more outside chores during the summer month’s so figured this would be appropriate. Which brings me to my latest project of staining our deck chairs. I had used what I thought was … Continue reading

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Infinity Jars

I was excited a couple weeks ago when a representative from Infinity Jars contacted me and inquired about working together to provide our customers and subscribers the highest quality glass storage containers on the market. This peaked my interest as … Continue reading

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Holiday Hints

Holiday Hints The holidays should be a time to celebrate meaningful moments with friends and family. But sometimes they become so commercialized that their value gets lost amid the stress of shopping, wrapping, and cleaning up. This year, why not … Continue reading

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Green Your Holidays

Green Your Holidays No matter who you are or where you live, chances are you’ll be celebrating during the holiday season. While this is a time of joy and family reunion, so many of us get wrapped up in buying … Continue reading

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Household Tip

cleaning :  Here is a household tip that can save you some money on cleaning supplies. To make your own all-purpose cleaner combine ¼ cup baking soda, one cup household ammonia, ½ cup white vinegar and one gallon warm water. … Continue reading

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Household Tip

Energy : Place aluminum foil behind each of your radiators. It will reflect heat back into the room instead of allowing the wall to absorb it. (Unless you have stone or brick walls in which case let the heat absorb … Continue reading

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Household Tip

First Aid:  When a pill sticks in your throat, eat a banana. The soft bulk of the fruit moves the medication along.  

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Household Tip

  As winter is slowly creeping in our furnaces will start to run more so here is an energy saving tip that you all might want to try. Energy Saving Tip: Try this Household Tip before retiring for the night, … Continue reading

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Household Tip

Energy Savings: This household tip can save you money on your heating bill. On older homes, use plastic film inside to cover windows and frames to help cut cold drafts from leaking into the interior.  3M makes some very good … Continue reading

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Household Tip

I thought of this household tip as we enter fall and the winter months. Our place gets so dry with the forced air furnace running that we have to bump the humidity with stand alone humidifier. Partially dry bath towels … Continue reading

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