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Save Over a $1,000 a Year By Making Your Own Cleaning Products

How Much Do Cleaning Products Set You Back?

How much do you think you spend per year on cleaning products? The answer might surprise you. Depending on the size of your family, you could easily spend as much as $1,500 per year on cleaning supplies. That’s pretty expensive, right?

In 5 years, that would equal $7,500. Imagine what you could do with that money if you still had it. You could buy a used car with that! Luckily, there is an easy way to reduce these expenses.

Now, I’m not telling you to just not clean. Obviously, that would save a ton, but seriously? Gross. So instead, try making your own cleaning products. Not only will this save you money, but you will also be able to decide what chemicals are used in your home. Some of the store-bought cleaners have scary ingredients that are bad for your kids.

It’s Easier Than You Think

You don’t have to be a chemist to make your own cleaners. Not only is it super easy, but many of the natural ingredients are safer for your family. It’s literally as easy as buying a couple ingredients, mixing together per the recipes below, then putting it in a spray bottle. Voila! Now you have cheaper, safer cleaning products and all the ladies on the block are going to want to know how you did it!

Ingredients:

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17 Fabulous and FREE Father’s Day Cards That Will Steal His Heart

Printing your own cards can save a sweet bundle of cash. So, in the spirit of keeping costs down, I have created several cute Father’s Day cards just for you. There are lots of great options. The fronts have phrases and images, but the insides are blank for you to write whatever message you want. The images below are after I printed them and folded them in half.

Here are a couple humorous cards:

    

Or you could go classy:

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