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If you want to learn how to make disinfectant wipes, then you will love this recipe for REUSABLE DIY Clorox Wipes! They even smell lemony-fresh!

How to Make Disinfectant Wipes / Reusable DIY “Clorox” Wipes

In this post: If you want to learn how to make disinfectant wipes that can be washed and reused, then you will love this recipe for REUSABLE DIY “Clorox”- type wipes! They even smell lemony-fresh! *Please note: these disinfectant wipes have not been lab-tested. Use good judgement and always practice good cleaning and hygiene.   The…
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printed pantry labels and jars with labels on them

Pantry Labels: Organize Your Kitchen, Free Printable Labels

In this post: Pantry labels are super useful for easily identifying a containers contents. Plus there are some really pretty ones you can buy – or make! A while back, I was inspired to create some pretty pantry labels for our kitchen and bathroom. And today I’m sharing them as a free printable download for…
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printable cleaner labels shown ready to be cut and on bottles with text overlay explaining

10 Free Printable Labels for Homemade Cleaning Products

In this post: Use these free printable labels for all your homemade cleaning products! Labels for all-purpose cleaner, window cleaner, disinfectant, dryer sheets, laundry soap & more! I’m excited to finally be able to offer these free printable labels for all your homemade cleaning products!  A while back, I designed the labels to go with…
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diy spice rack

How To Store More Spices with This Easy DIY Spice Rack!

In this post: If you cook very much at all, you know how important spices and seasonings are to great tasting food. Here’s how to store more spices with our easy DIY spice rack.  It’s been almost three years since we finished our kitchen makeover for the One Room Challenge. I’ve said many times on…
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How to Organize Every Space in Your House | Conquer Your Clutter | Get and Stay Organized

In this post: We all want an organized home, but it can be hard. Learn the easy method for How to Organize Every Space in Your House in this post. Organized spaces. We all want them…and yet it can be a constant battle to get them and keep them. Some spaces more so than others. With three…
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fall essential oil room sprays diy

How to Make Essential Oil Room Sprays for Fall!

In this post: Love fall scents, but not the heavy fragrance of many typical candles and room sprays? Here’s how to make essential oil room sprays for fall. Plus, free printable bottle labels too! Homemade room sprays are my absolute favorite thing to make. I love being able to customize my own scents and even…
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LG TwinWash

Make Laundry Day Not Suck with the LG TWINWash™

Doing laundry is just part of #adulting. A not-so-fun part. Here’s how to make laundry day not suck with the LG TWINWash™.  This post was sponsored by LG Electronics Canada. All opinions are, as always, our own. For our full disclosure policy click here.  Dean and I have been married a long time. We got married when…
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Farmhouse Baskets from Amazon

Farmhouse Baskets & Bins to Help You Get Organized From Amazon!

In this post: It’s gotten easier and easier to find farmhouse decor…even Amazon has some! Here are 16 farmhouse baskets and bins to help you get organized! When you love farmhouse style, you want not only your decor to look farmhouse, but you want your storage and organizing to look farmhouse too. These farmhouse baskets…
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Stinky teenagers? Smelly sports equipment? Here's how to make your own odor eliminator spray or DIY Febreze recipe!

Make Your Own Odor Eliminator Spray – DIY “Febreze” Recipe

In this post: Stinky teenagers? Smelly sports equipment? Here’s how to make your own odor eliminator spray or DIY “Febreze” recipe! Many people think it’s difficult to use all-natural ingredients to create some of their favorite room fresheners. In actuality, it’s much easier than one would assume. In fact, today we have a tutorial for…
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DIY Toilet bombs in metal tub

DIY Toilet Bombs – The Lazy Way to Keep Your Toilet Fresh!

In this post: Want a super-easy way to keep your toilet fresh between cleanings? Try our DIY toilet bombs made with essential oils and baking soda for a fresh clean scent! One of my least favorite tasks around the house is cleaning the toilet. I’m pretty sure it’s not your favorite either. But you can…
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