Can you think of the uses for the following household items, alone or in combina

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  1. msorensson profile image71
    msorenssonposted 6 years ago

    Can you think of the uses for the following household items, alone or in combination with others?

    These are my home essentials. lemon juice, vinegar, baking soda, rock salt, iodized salt, Joy liquid detergent, perfumed bath salts, bath oil beads, cinnamon, honey...

  2. bborrello profile image77
    bborrelloposted 6 years ago

    1) Lemon juice and water in a spray bottle with sun is great as a natural hair lightener.

    2) Vinegar (1/2c) + Baking Soda (1/4c) + Ammonia (1c) with a gallon of water is the best cleaner for painted walls!  It can refresh paint very well, making the walls look almost freshly painted again.

    3) Paper towels soaked with vinegar on a wood chopping block will clean the wood better than scrubbing.

    4) Placing small items on or in rock salt will take the "bad mojo" away.

    5) Joy liquid detergent mixed with glycerin is a great homemade bubble blowing recipe.

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  3. msorensson profile image71
    msorenssonposted 6 years ago

    Here are possible uses of them
    1. lemon juice + apple cider vinegar  (equal parts) in 8 oz water to flush kidneys. If honey, cinnamon and some cayenne pepper is added it becomes a detox for liver as well..

    2. Baking soda as anti perspirant and or deodorant, baking, scrubbing without much abrasion, teeth whitening when used with regular toothpaste

    3. Joy liquid detergent is mild and can be used for sensitive scalp. 1 teaspoon in 2 liters of water dissolved with bath oil beads will leave the fragrance on your hair even after rinsing

    4. Honey ..use on toast, baking, milk,..

    5. Rock salt for chicken dishes, iodized salt as source of iodine..

    6. Vinegar for mopping tiled floors and hardwood floors

    7. Bath oil beads for laundry rinse


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