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3 Ways to Clean Your Iron from The Normal Girl Show

3 Ways to Clean Your Iron

Today I’m going to show you my top three ways to clean an iron: vinegar scrub, baking soda scrub, and toothpaste – check them out and pick your favorite! PROJECT…

Natural Cleaning Washing Ceramic and Enamel Pots and Pans on The Normal Girl Show

Natural Cleaning: Washing Ceramic and Enamel Pots and Pans

Today I’ll show you how to clean your ceramic, porcelain or enamel pots and pans – without harsh chemicals and without ruining them in the process! PROJECT TIME: 15 min. PROJECT LEVEL:…

Washing Fruits and Vegetables to Avoid Food Poisoning from The Normal Girl Show

Life Skill: Washing Fruits and Veggies to Avoid Food Poisoning

Today we’re washing fruits and veggies. So, why bother? Well, there’s a couple of reasons… Most produce is grown outside and in soil so inevitably there will be soil particles and…

Naturally Deodorize Carpets and Rugs from The Normal Girl Show

DIY: Deodorize Carpet and Rugs Naturally

Today we’re making a quick, all-natural carpet and rug deodorizer. PROJECT TIME: 15 min. (plus 30 min – 8 hours waiting for deodorizer to do its thing) PROJECT LEVEL: easy SUPPLIES: For this DIY…

Garden Project: Plant a Mint Bowl | The Normal Girl Show

Gardening Quickie: Plant a Mint Bowl

Become a gardening genius (or just play one on tv) with this quick and easy project – no green thumb required! PROJECT TIME: 30 min.* PROJECT LEVEL: easy SUPPLIES: large terra cotta…

Coming Soon: The Normal Girl Show and Crafting Tea Class with Katie Normal Girl

Coming Soon: The Normal Girl Show

I’m so excited to share this project with you! The Normal Girl Show will be on YouTube and we’ll chat books-n-tea, we’ll make crafty things, and all sorts of fun…

How to Harvest Fresh Aloe Vera Gel with Katie Normal Girl

How to Harvest Fresh Aloe Vera Gel

Quick note: there are many varieties of aloe plants and some of them smell like onions. If your plant smells, you may have one of the varieties that looks similar…

Crafting Tea from Katie Normal Girl

Crafting Tea: Herb, Fruit and Flower Iced Teas

This class is for anyone who loves the idea of creating a unique beverage for outdoor parties or just something to sip on while reading a book on your porch. You’ll learn about…

How to Clean and Sterilize Pots with Katie Normal Girl

How to Sterilize Clay and Terra Cotta Pots

I’ve always loved the look of mold and calcium buildup on my terra cotta pots. Unfortunately that wonderful patina can mean unsanitary growing conditions for your potted plants. Give your…