Insect repellent

Insect repellent

Coffee grounds are very good insect repellent and are safe for children and pets. Sprinkle the coffee grounds any place you don’t want to see ants, snails or slugs. Effective and cheap way to get rid of bugs that bug you!
Baking Soda

Baking Soda

Always keep a box of baking soda at hand, as it never fails to come to the rescue when you wish to clean and disinfect around your house. You can also clean children’s toys safely with this wonder powder. Put a quart of water in a small basin and add four...
Banana Peel for Pearly Whites

Banana Peel for Pearly Whites

We all know that coffee, tea and other things, color the teeth and turn them yellow. Here is a cheap and effective way to whiten teeth that have lost their shine! Take a piece of a banana peel and rub it on your teeth for 2 – 3 minutes daily after brushing your teeth....
Relief for Irritated Skin

Relief for Irritated Skin

Oatmeal can work wonders for skin that has been treated roughly. Boil some oats in water, and then let it cool down, until it is lukewarm. The quantity of the oats depends on the skin area that you have to cover. Take a damp cloth or damp gauze and spread some boiled...
Basil for Oily Skin

Basil for Oily Skin

With the cost of living rising by the hour, we have to find cheap ways to look after our skin. If you have oily skin, this little potion will help you without breaking your budget. Put boiling water in a cup and add three tablespoonfuls crushed basil leaves. Leave it...
Chalk against odors

Chalk against odors

Some foods have a strong odor and they smell rather unpleasantly. As a result your fridge smells unpleasantly too. One easy and cheap way to remove odors is to place at the back of a shelf a piece of chalk. Chalk absorbs all odors. Just change it every couple of weeks...

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