Saturday, August 20, 2011

How to make homemade window cleaner

In a spray bottle, mix two tablespoons of ammonia into a quart of water to make homemade window cleaner.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Put out grease fires with baking soda

If you have a grease fire on your oven or BBQ grill, throw baking soda on the fire until it goes out.

Arm & Hammer Baking Soda (01170)

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Book Sale!!!

The regular price for this book is $10.  It is on sale for $7.50.  Use coupon code 'SINK305' to get an additional 25% off.  That makes the price of the book $5.62.  What a great deal!!!



In this short book, I would like to share with you some things I learned along the way that have taught me to live and eat well for less. We cover grocery shopping techniques that will cut your grocery bill in half, cooking healthy meals from scratch, homemade cleaning supplies which are healthier and cheaper and gardening to save money. 


Support independent publishing: Buy this book on Lulu.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Soothe Burns, Bug Bites and Bee Stings with Baking Soda

Mix water and baking soda together to make a paste.  Apply it to burns, bug bites and bee stings to soothe the pain.

Arm & Hammer Baking Soda (01170)

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Companion Planting: Herbs

Type                          Companion

Basil                           Chamomile

Cilantro                      Beans

Chives                        Carrots

Dill                             Cucumbers

Fennel                        Dill

Garlic                         Cucumbers, peas & lettuce

Ferry-Morse 1223 Basil Herb Seeds, Sweet (600 Milligram Packet)

Monday, August 8, 2011

Just Dance Kids for Nintendo Wii

Product Features

  • Over 40 crazy fun dances created by real choreographers and led by real kids
  • Younger kids will love dancing to their favorite TV shows, including The Wiggles and Yo Gabba Gabba
  • Play with up to four players cooperatively, head-to-head and challenge others for the high score!
  • Dance Party Mode lets kids continuously play through all the dance songs without stopping! No need to navigate menus!
  • Progression tracking allows parents to log calories burnt, time played, and a playlist of their child's favorite songs

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Free Standard Shipping (3-5 days) on this item from Simply select Standard Shipping during checkout (no code required).

Companion Planting: Vegetables

Type                                        Companion

Beans                                       Eggplant

Carrots                                     Leeks & Beans

Cucumbers                               Carrots

Eggplant                                  Mint & Marigolds

Leeks                                       Carrots

Lettuce                                     Carrots

Peppers                                    Tomatoes

Onion                                      Carrots

Tomatoes                                Carrots, celery & parsley

Ferry-Morse 1254 Carrot Seeds, Long Imperator #58 (2 Gram Packet)

Friday, August 5, 2011

Keep Meat Loaf Moist

Mix all the ingredients except the ground beef.  Add the ground beef and mix gently.  Handle as little as possible when shaping the loaf.

Xtraordinary Home Products Nonstick Meatloaf Pan

How to win sweepstakes -

This is a great article that AllYou printed in their magazine. It gives you tips on how to win online sweepstakes.

How to win sweepstakes -

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Tons of Free Stuff

Click here to see a list of free stuff that I have found online!  There are valuable coupons, free magazine subscriptions and product samples.

Monday, August 1, 2011