Want to make your Valentine’s Day even sweeter this year? Then skip the store-bought chocolates and make your own treats! We’ve got 7 amazing truffle recipes just for you. Continue Reading post – DIY Valentine’s Day! 7 Sweet Truffle Recipes
At the Big Game, you’ll hear cheering, groaning, and friends assuring each other that the ref is indeed blind. You’ll see be-jersey-ed people leaning in close to the TV, expressions tense as they watch the flight of the ball. You’ll smell something hot and spicy, that deliciously acrid scent of buffalo wings.
Those are the sounds, sights, and smells of football that so many of us love, but that last one can be treacherous. When you fumble a wing dripping in buffalo sauce and it lands on your jersey, you’re left with a tricky spot.
Not to worry – here’s the solution: Continue Reading post – Bad Buffalo! How to Save Your Jersey from Wing Sauce
Chips, dip, pizza, and subs – your bog-standard football snacks. They’re easy to make (or buy), people won’t complain, but they’re not exactly gastronomical delights. This year, why not switch things up for the last big game of the year with these four awesome recipes. Continue Reading post – Tips & Tricks: 4 Awesome Football Snacks
Four Easy Winterizing Tips
When it gets chilly out, we all want to keep our homes as warm as possible while keeping our heating bill as low as possible. Now, that may seem impossible, but there are tons of ways to heat your home efficiently, save money, and reduce energy waste – here are four, easy tips to help you get started. Continue Reading post – Four Easy Ways to Winterize Your Home
A candle on a winter night is a wonder, isn’t it? A flickering light in a warm home with a world outside that’s frosted white – it doesn’t get more picturesque than that.
When that candle falls onto the carpet, though, the whole situation rapidly loses its cozy aesthetic. The “Christmas Card” vibe evaporates as you scramble to save your carpets from the hot wax.
If this happens to you, just pull up this guide from your friends at Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning. Continue Reading post – Wax On? Wax Off! How to Get Wax Out of Carpets
The holidays are full of two types of little people running everywhere at once – elves and kids. The big difference: the former are productive and the latter (if we don’t keep an eye on them) can be destructive.
So let’s give the kiddos a fun time and make them more like Santa’s little helpers with these green holiday crafts. Continue Reading post – Fun Holiday Crafts for the Kids
The party is fast approaching, the family is hungry for more treats, the exhausted cookbook has no more ideas to give, and supplies are running low. If that describes your situation this season, don’t worry – Oxi Fresh is here to help.
We’ve got a simple, three ingredient recipe that makes the most of common Christmas staples – and it tastes great too! Continue Reading post – 3 Ingredient Candy Cane Truffles
Categories: Oxi Fresh - Just for Fun
Seas of Snickers, mountains of Milky Ways, and fields of candy corn – a big Halloween Haul is every kid’s dream and every parent’s mini-nightmare.
Of course you’re happy to see the kids happy, but when your mind turns to the upcoming sugar-crashes and potential dentist bills, you start to worry.
So besides candy rationing (which does help), how can you keep the little ghouls and goblins grinning while also keeping them healthy? Continue Reading post – Candy Overload: Tricks to Deal with the Treats
Face paint and Halloween are inseparable. Unfortunately, it seems face paint and costumes are inseparable too! No matter how careful you are, you or the kids almost always end up with makeup smudges and smears on your nice costumes.
But a green smear or red splotch doesn’t have to forever haunt your outfit - this amazing tip from Rachel Yatuzis can make those oily makeup spots disappear! Continue Reading post – Facing the Paint: Getting Face Paint and Makeup out of Clothes
Categories: Green Tips
Halloween is a really fun holiday. You get to give out candy, snack on sweets, create costumes, and watch lots of kids and adults act like goofballs. Of course, like any holiday, sometimes we get so in the spirit of things that we forget about staying green.
Not to worry though, because we’ve got three great ways to reduce waste this Halloween while still having a great time!