Six on Saturday: New Uses for Salt

We all know that adding a little salt to your food can really bring out the flavor. But did you know that famous dining table accessory had many other uses?

six new uses for salt - ifm

Discover six new uses for this famous seasoning that will have you asking, “Can you pass the salt?’ ;)

1) Cleanup messy dough. After you’ve rolled out dough or kneaded bread, sprinkle your floury counter top with salt. Then you can neatly wipe everything away in no time.

2) Polish your brass. Shine your brass and copper with a paste made from a few tablespoons of white vinegar and equal parts salt and flour. Apply with a soft cloth, rinse and dry.

use salt to polish your brass

3) Stop the browning. Drop fruits and vegetables into lightly salted water while your cooking to prevent them from browning.

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Friday’s Fantastic Finds


Hey there my lovely friends! Happy Friday to you. I’m sooooooo glad the weekend is here. My week was a little stressful with the whole malware situation. Yep, if you visited my blog a couple of days ago you probably saw the warning message. Just so you know, my blog has been cleaned, repaired and is now Google approved once more. I’m super glad that’s over!

So if you experienced a stressful week like me, let’s just take a break together and enjoy some fantastic finds. :)


Fantastic Dessert: Spiced Apple Cake. August and apples just go together, don’t you think?

spiced apple cake


Fantastic Cleaning Tips: Cleaning Schedule (Builder Your Own).  Love this schedule because it seems very do-able. Check out the link for tips on how to create your own.



Fantastic Crock Pot Recipe: Cowboy Casserole. Fall is just around the corner and I’m already looking for crock pot recipes. Can’t wait to give this one a try.



Fantastic Makeover: Chalkboard Paint File Cabinet. I love this idea! Of course, I love almost anything covered in chalkboard paint.


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Moms Win on Wednesdays – Giveaway Linky


It’s time to party!
I am hosting a giveaway linky party every Wednesday on Inspiration for Moms.

  If you or someone you know has a giveaway you think my readers would love to know about, please link up!

Friday’s Fantastic Finds

 Happy Friday!

in my friday

Happy Friday everyone! I am currently in the great state of Oklahoma visiting my oldest sisters family. We drove from Colorado to Oklahoma on Wednesday and man is that a long drive! We are headed back on Sunday so little man can start school on Wednesday. Say what?! Where did the summer go? Apparently it’s gone. But the good news is fall is just around the corner! Woo hoo!

Hope your Friday is going good and wishing you and even better weekend! Enjoy these fantastic finds….

Fantastic Dinner: Baked Spaghetti. Love these little individual bowls of baked pasta goodness. Yum.



Fantastic DIY: Shred Chicken Easily. Who knew you could use a mixer to shred chicken?



Fantastic Words of Wisdom:

dont stress



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Moms Win on Wednesdays! Link Up Your Giveaways!


It’s time to party!
I am hosting a giveaway linky party every Wednesday on Inspiration for Moms.
But first…have you entered my latest giveaway for a $100 Target gift card?
No? Well, then hop right over HERE and enter today! :)


Target giftcard
Ok, now it’s time to link up those awesome giveaways!