DIY Organic Kitchen Degreaser Spray

by Rebecca on October 28, 2014

How to make organic kitchen spray that works on the grimiest, grosses, greasiest areas for just 20¢

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• Safe even for kids to use
• Biodegradable
• Easy to make, easy to use
• Sustainably sourced ingredients derived from corn and coconuts
• Does not contain phosphates, dyes, toxins, toxic fumes, hazardous chemicals, fragrance or chlorine.
• Natural
• Super Concentrated
• Works better than “ready-to-use” formulas, and without the asthma inducing fumes!
• Leaves a shine, no need to followup with glass cleaner.



You only need 1.5 teaspoons of the organic cleaning concentrate.  1.5 teaspoons is 20¢ worth of the cleaner.  **Big Smile**


Repurposing “Trash” To Make Halloween Costumes


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Box Robots & Box Cars are pretty awesome,
but what about this cool BOX JET!?!

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I adore this Bat made from an old umbrella.

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Soda Bottle Jet Pack!

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And My Own Little Zombie

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We repurposed a toddler tux, after our son was the ring bearer in a friend’s wedding.  It made an adorable zombie costume!  Got it dirty, tore some holes, made cute little spiders to stitch onto it.  We even cut the seam in the back and stitched it back together with very visible embroidery thread.. just like a real cadaver’s suit!  I figured we’d never use it again as a tux, but we got 2 Halloween’s use out of it as a costume, before passing it along to a friend.

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Have a really happy and fun Halloween!


Teal Pumpkins: Making Halloween More Fun For Kids With Food Allergies

October 25, 2014
Teal Pumpkin Project, non food halloween treats, food allergy

The Teal Pumpkin Project   Helping make Halloween more enjoyable for kids with food allergies The Teal Pumpkin Project  was started this year as a way to raise awareness about food allergies, and to encourage people to provide non-food treats for trick-or-treaters.   FARE, which stands for Food Allergy Research & Education, is asking people to paint […]

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Hospital Official Urges People To Get Flu Vaccine To Protect Against Ebola

October 22, 2014
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Hospital Chair urging people to get #fluShot to protect against Ebola.  What??? I was reading a post about the flu vaccine, and saw this comment: I find this SO disturbing! Most people won’t remember, or even hear, the his reason behind this advice and the rest of the statement .  We remember small sound bites. […]

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Confession Time

October 13, 2014

Confession Time By Rebecca Heriz You know you need to lose weight when:  you break down and buy your first pair of sweat pants in over 20 years… AND a men’s t-shirt for lounging around the house in something a little looser and more covering! I rationalized that t-shirt by saying since I only have […]

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