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Sometimes I get sidetracked of what I need to do, or I don't feel like I accomplished much. So I made a chart from my Microsoft Office spreadsheet to organize my household chores and daily tasks.
If you add a half cup of white vinegar to your load of exercise clothes, it will take away that stubborn sweat smell that is so hard to get rid of with just detergent alone...the vinegar will leave your clothes smelling sweet and fresh with no more lingering odor!
I have followed flylady.com for quite a while. There are many good organizational tips on the web-site. It is a free site which is great for getting organized. I work full time plus so I cannot be as involved in her 'flyte plans' as much as I would like but I pick what I like and omit the rest.
Print out and cut up the SP monthly calendar. Put into a small box on the table and use for your dinner conversation game. Draw a "card" and start the conversation going around the table. (These games sell for a price and yours is free and healthy.)
A trick learned from my days as a coffee house waitress. Sprinkle a tablespoon or so of salt into the bottom of your dry empty COOLED TO ROOM TEMPERATURE coffee pot. Add a couple of ice cubes and swirl them around. Rinse and admire your crystal-clean work!
To clean cloth baby diapers, use all natural laundry soap & white vinegar. Using vinegar can prolong the life of the diaper and is better for babies sensitive bottoms. Natural soap & vinegar are better for the environment too!