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I LOVE THIS PRODUCT!! I have always used it in the bathroom but lately have been using it in the kitchen too (sink). It is amazing, cleans and shines all my metal surfaces and if I spray and let it sit the 5 mins, it takes up ANYTHING that is stuck in the sink. Makes everything look so clean!!
When your closet starts getting overcrowded, take all the hangers with your clothes and put them in backwards. If you use a garment, you can reverse the hanger. After a month pull all the clothes that are still hung backwards and remove them -- you're not wearing them and they just take up space!
When I feel like I want to sip on a cool summer cocktail but I don't want the calories and alcohol, I mix a crystal light packet with club soda. It sparkles, is fun to drink, and feels like a summer beverage without all of the calories.
I printed out the SP tape measure and use it to do my monthly measurements. As I get smaller I cut the tape measure down to the largest measurement I have. Seeing the tape measure get smaller and smaller every month is great visual reminder of my progress and motivation to keep going!
Whenever I am finished using a washcloth from the bath/shower I quickly wipe down any suface such as the sink and then do a quick wipe of the toilet...then down to the laundry it goes. Keeps the countertop, sink and toilet in check untl cleaning day!
Instead of drizzling oil over veggies in the pan you use to roast them in, first put your veggies in a bowl with 2 Tbs. of oil. Mix veggies to coat. Then put the veggies in the roasting pan. Excess oil stays in the bowl, and you know exactly how much oil was used.