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31 Cleaning Uses of Vinegar

Natural cleaning solutions
Thursday, August 11, 2016, 1:21 PM

Every kitchen has a bottle of vinegar.

It’s great for your recipes, but it’s also a cheap, non-toxic and biodegradable household cleaner, deodorizer and disinfectant.

Although some tough germs will have to call for commercial disinfectants, vinegar is more than capable to meet the hundred simple cleaning needs of your home. » Read more

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8 Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

Home, Kitchen, and Bath
Friday, June 5, 2015, 2:43 PM

Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar that can help make your world a little cleaner and less toxic.

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4 Ways to Raise Livestock Without Chemicals

Ways to keep you animals healthy naturally
Thursday, August 28, 2014, 11:21 AM

4 great tips to keep livestock off the chemical pharmaceuticals and have them on natural methods for preventing and treating common ailments. » Read more

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Cleaning with Vinegar

11 simple recipes for natural cleaning with vinegar
Wednesday, September 4, 2013, 10:44 AM

A printable recipe sheet for using vinegar as your go-to cleaning solution.  Also check out the WSID article 20 Reasons to Keep Vinegar on Hand for other ideas and tips.

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How to Make Your Own Tick and Bug Repellent

Tips from an herbalist - a natural formula
Monday, June 3, 2013, 12:52 PM

A low-cost solution for helping ward off ticks and other biting bugs this summer.

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Make A Battery with Pennies

DIY tutorial on utilizing your loose change for power genera
Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 6:00 PM

A fun weekend project to explore power generation. Save up those pennies.  1982 and newer.

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20 Reasons to Keep Vinegar on Hand

A must-have solution for everyday living
Thursday, May 24, 2012, 10:36 PM

Vinegar is a wondrous substance that every prepared person should keep on hand. Whether it is for cleaning, salads, or getting the smoke smell out of clothes, having a few bottles of this multipurpose liquid in the pantry is a must-have prep. Its uses and virtues are so numerous, it is hard to select just a subset for this article. 

To start off with, vinegar is incredibly inexpensive compared to the products it can replace around the home, and can be purchased in one-gallon bulk contains to save even more. And the bottles can be easily reused for emergency water storage or freezer jugs.

Vinegar is non-toxic as a cleaner and has an almost indefinite shelf life. So 'explore some of the top reasons to keep vinegar handy and available. » Read more