Glass Shower Cleaning Vinegar vs Coke

Yup, I know. That’s a pretty weird title to an article but I’ve been wanting to conduct this little cleaning experiment for quite some time now. Many of you may have a glass shower stall. I remember when we first looked at our house before purchasing it and I thought the clear glass shower stall was so cool looking! Now, after living with my shower stall + the terrible hard water in my area, I could almost say I loathe my shower.  Almost…. After researching different cleaning methods using the “green” rule of thumb, I whittled down my findings to two different methods of cleaning hard water and soap scum off my glass shower stall. The two methods tested? The combination of vinegar and Dawn dishwashing liquid versus Coca Cola + vodka. Yes, you read it right. That beverage that many must start their day with (ummm, the Coke) plus an alcohol brought to us by the...

Valentine Hearts Sun Catcher

I love Valentine’s Day. I have since I was a kid. There was just something I loved about exchanging Valentine cards with my classmates. I had to find just the perfect cards, or make them, for my very best friends. At school we always made our Valentine mailbox. I was careful to design mine just so. It had to pretty and color-coordinated. You probably have some happy memories from Valentine’s past as well. I guess since crafts were a huge part of my Valentine history, I wanted to continue that tradition. Here’s a cute and easy Valentine craft for you to do by yourself or with your kids! Valentine Hearts Sun Catcher Here’s the list of items you’ll need: Wax paper Old crayons in various colors old towel handheld pencil/crayon sharpener or kitchen grater Iron Scissors Heart-shaped cookie cutters or templates red or pink thread or narrow ribbon sewing needle or hole punch How to: Take...