31 surprising uses for borax

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i have used borax when making my homemade laundry detergent, for getting rid of ants… i mix borax with some tang.  that way i can see how much i’m spreading… the ants like the tang because of all the sugar and carry it back to the nest. the other ants eat it and voila, no more ants.   check out this link for many other uses for borax.

31 uses for borax

make your own vinegar

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Vinegar is easy to make, from a variety of products. And you can make your own mother of vinegar too, although you don’t actually need it. All you have to do is add already-made vinegar to apple cider, in a proportion of 1:4. However, to make mother of vinegar, expose a mixture of one-half vinegar and one-half cider to a temperature of 80 degrees for a few days. The thin scum that forms on the surface is mother of vinegar.

learn more at the link! homemade vinegar

SUPER EASY HARD LOTION BARS

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3 ingredient lotion bars!  i garden and my hands suffer for it. always in the dirt and being washed with a nail brush a zillion times a day… i have tried it all for softening my hands and my poor torn cuticles.  this recipe is super simple and requires only THREE ingredients!!  go to the link for the total step by step instructions.

http://commonsensehome.com/super-easy-hard-lotion-bars/

Six way to naturally prevent fleas

6 Home Remedies for Fleas- keep your dogs bite free without using harsh chemicals.

Why the ingredients: The essential oils/ingredients used here are all natural insecticide/pesticides, shown to either kill or deter the pests due to their various compounds/naturally occurring chemicals. Indeed, many of them are found in commercial flea/tick preventative.

click the link for all the directions :http://everydayroots.com/flea-remedies