Here in the 21st century, everything old is new again—from retro appliances in kitchens to big-band swing in ballrooms to classic ballparks in cities all across the country. And here’s proof positive that “what goes around comes around”: 2,500 time-tested tips, tricks, and tonics that are guaranteed to lighten your load, fatten your wallet, and put a smile on your face!
Why spend money on “miracle” products that promise to cure your cold, clean your house, or shave years off your appearance—but only bust your budget and clog your cupboards? Now Jerry Baker (and his Grandma Putt) help you say “No thanks!” to those boxes, bottles, jars, and doodads—and have a whole lot of fun in the process. In this book, you’ll learn Grandma Putt’s old-fashioned, common-sense secrets for tapping the hidden powers of everyday items, including:
• Baking soda
• Dental Floss
• Shaving Cream
• Masking tape
• Epsom salts
But that’s not all! You’ll also find fabulous features like Grandma’s Secret Formulas, Tonics and Toddies, and One More Time (terrific tips for giving new life to stuff you’d otherwise toss out with the trash). You’ll discover fast, fun, and easy ways to make everything from stain removers to stepping stones, pet toys to party games, and floor cleaners to facial toners. With all the old-time hints, secrets, and solutions inside, you’d swear you were right back at Grandma’s house!
Plus, a FREE Gift!
Don’t You Dare Throw it Out!
Are you up to your ears in junk? Well, hang on to your hats, folks, because here's 301 ways to reuse all those dust collectors. Get ready for some handy hints and terrific tips that'll give your trash a whole new lease on life including:
- Tired of those old tires? They're great in the garden!
- Here's a suitable carrying case for your tools (or toys).
- The hose knows—a great use for an old garden hose.
- Don't throw that dryer lint out—put it to blazin' good use.
- Magnificent home decorations right under your nose.
- And much, much more!