DIY Jewelry Cleaner: microwave 1c. water for 2min. cover bottom of bowl with aluminum foil, add water, 1TBS salt, 1TBS baking soda, 1TBS dish detergent. works great for gold, brass, nickel, and sterling silver
Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. ~ Use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.