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

80 mind blowing kitchen hacks that will rock your world

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While sometimes time spent in the kitchen is relaxing and enjoyable (think cooking warm, hearty stews on a cold winters day), sometimes we just want to get things done as quickly as possible.

This article compiles 80 of the cleverest, most ingenious, “why didn’t I think of that” ideas for becoming the most efficient and most talented kitchen whizz ever!

Go to the link for the full story:80 mind blowing kitchen hacks

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/