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
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
what a great idea. a firewood rack using no tools! click the link for all the details and more photos: http://www.instructables.com/id/No-tools-firewood-rack/
skip the harsh chemicals by making your own skin toner. clear skin and remove years!
click this link for all the details! step by step instructions
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.
a cheap and easy way to make long lasting candles. step by step directions included.
rag rugs are really trendy again and this lady shows step by step, how easy it can be. her post was in MOTHER EARTH NEWS. click the link and enjoy!
nothing more healing than neosporin. how about making it yourself out of your own ingredients? click the link and follow the great instructions for making it yourself.
what a super thing to know! make your own washing soda from baking soda! and it doesn’t take any work at all! for all the details click the link: