Getting Rid of Fruit Flies Naturally

I hate fruit flies!  They’re really easy to attract.  Some fruit left a little too long, an escaped grape or blueberry, or just really hot humid weather and every day food.  If you don’t want fruit flies to keep reoccurring, you must clean up the source.  I find that once I figure out the main attraction, […]

Getting the Ants Out – Naturally

Ants make me crazy.  I hate them.  I hate them most in my house.   I hate the thought of them walking around my house or through my cupboards.   I put up with them outside, but I prefer them in small quantities. It used to be that when ants got into my house we’d buy poison […]

How Vacuuming Can Save Energy and Lives

Lint Clogged Dryer Vent at Alicia’s Folks This past weekend, I got to a project that has been bothering me for some time, I cleaned out the dryer vent at Alicia’s folks house.  Clogged dryer vents cause FIRES, so either hire someone to clean your dryer vent or do-it-yourself (DIY).  If you think this is […]

How To Clean & Deodorize Your Microwave Naturally

We had to replace our microwave because it was arcing.  Our microwave had served us well for many years, especially considering it was a hand-me down from a friend who had remodeled her kitchen years back.  Since we recently had a relatively new toaster oven fail on us, we looked for a microwave that will […]