Can I Please Get Some Help Around This Place?

Now for a few DIY household cleaner recipes based on the essential oils that we just learned were best to ask for help around this place…. ********************* All-Purpose Cleaner 2C white vinegar 2C water 30 drops of lemon essential oil 20 drops of tea tree essential oil Mix ingredients in spray bottle Shake to combine.Continue reading “Can I Please Get Some Help Around This Place?”

Saving Money in the Bathroom

yyyn  1.  Anti-Mold Spray and Bathroom Cleaner…Fill empty spray bottle at least half full with vinegar. Fill the rest of the spray bottle with water, leaving about a 1″ gap at the top of the bottle. Add 1tsp tea tree essential oil for every 1C vinegar/water solution. To use, shake vigorously to combine the essentialContinue reading “Saving Money in the Bathroom”

Which Kind of Fry Guy are You?!

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO YOUR NEXT FRY-UP Recently we talked about the method of cooking called sauteeing, which is a type of frying…but did you know that there are actually several different types of frying… These include… Stirfrying Panfrying Shallow Frying Deep Frying Let’s take a quick look at each of these different methods, beforeContinue reading “Which Kind of Fry Guy are You?!”

How to De-Funk Your Kitchen—Enhance

Now that you’ve gotten rid of whatever it might have been making your kitchen smell terrible and taken the time to clean out the fridge and shelves from rotten food, it’s time for a more fun thing to do…enhance the odors around your home. Here are a few ideas… Air Freshener…Use plug-in air fresheners, standContinue reading “How to De-Funk Your Kitchen—Enhance”

Maintaining Your Knife For Life

If I just forked over this much money for a quality knife to slice and dice veggies, I am gonna want to take the very best care of it that I can. So how do we do that? Here are a few tips… After each use wash your knife in warm, soapy water and dryContinue reading “Maintaining Your Knife For Life”

How to Choose Quality Kitchen Knives

The very first thing that you will need to do when sauteeing food is to chop whatever ingredients you are going to use into manageable, bite-size pieces. This will make them faster and easier only to cook, but will also make sure that the ingredients cook more evenly. Not only do you want your ingredients toContinue reading “How to Choose Quality Kitchen Knives”

Drop Your Drawers

Although you keep your kitchen drawers closed until you need something out of there…and although no guest in their right mind would ever rummage through them, it is still worth the time and effort to organize your drawers. Taking the time to organize your kitchen drawers will allow you to… maximize your space no longerContinue reading “Drop Your Drawers”

Towels

Now that you’ve finished your shower, the first thing you will probably grab for will be a towel… But don’t just settle for any old towel.     Instead take the t;ime to find the best towels, or the best towels for you personally…and be willing, if able, to actually spent money on towels insteadContinue reading “Towels”