Canadian Tire #YouGotThis Contest & Twitter Party

Do have a great tip or trick to share related to the home, outdoors, sports/recreation, tools/hardware or automobiles?  Are your friends and family always saying #YouGotThis? If so, then I have the perfect contest for you! Canadian Tire wants to hear all about it! Right now, until October 6th, you can upload your best video or photo showing how you do an everyday job, something that you do well, for a chance to win. To give you a bit of an idea, have a look at this "outdoors" category … [Read more...]

20 Clever Uses for Baking Soda!

Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate),  helps regulate pH thereby keeping a substance neither too acidic nor too alkaline. When baking soda comes in contact with either an acidic or an alkaline substance, its effect is to neutralize that pH. The ability of baking soda to retard future changes in pH, this is known as buffering. The ability to neutralize, as well as buffer is why it can neutralize acidic odors, like in the cat's box and refrigerator as well as maintain neutral pH. Check out … [Read more...]

15 Clever Uses for Aluminum Foil!

15 Other Uses for Aluminum Foil   1.) Make a Funnel - Curl a section of foil into a cone shape, secure it with tape, and start pouring. 2.) Shine Silver - Line a glass pan with foil, add several spoonfuls of baking soda, fill the pan with boiling water, and drop in tarnished silverware for a quick cleaning. 3.) Keep matches dry - Wrap your matches in aluminum foil to keep them from getting damp or wet on camping trips. 4.) Make a light reflector - Perfect when photographing … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Pumpkin Man (w/LINKY)

A quick little DIY project that is perfect for fall! … [Read more...]