A Pinner said: one of the most useful things I learned in culinary school was how to cut melon...repinning for those people who still don't know how! I started cutting my watermelon this way and no longer dread it!
Free printable labels to go along with dinners you've made for a sick friend or someone who just had a baby.
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Good to know! When to Buy Airline Tickets
Love this return address stamp ... perfect for newlyweds for Thank You Notes after the wedding! It would save a ton of time and money!
Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere!
Seriously? How smart is this? Photocopy the back of the item you want to hang, and then use the copy as the template of where to drill/screw/nail the holes. Clever, clever!!
I hated wasting cilantro that had turned mushy, so I experimented with three different ways to keep this herb garden fresh for weeks. Here’s what I found works best.
Spiders hate peppermint! Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames
If a thief forces you to take money from an ATM, do not argue or resist. What you should do is punch your pin in reverse. EX: if your pin is 1234 you punch 4321. The moment you punch in the reverse, the money will come out but will be stuck in the machine and the machine will immediately alert the police without the theif's knowledge. Every ATM has this feature. Can't believe I never knew this!!
When cooling cake layers, place bread slices on top to keep the cake layers soft and moist while the bread becomes hard as a rock.
Good to know. "One of my most important food shopping tips ever--those annoying stickers on fruits and veggies tell you A LOT! 4 numbers mean they were conventionally grown, 5 numbers starting with number 8 means they are genetically modified (GMO), and 5 numbers starting with 9 means they were organically grown (no pesticides or nasty GMOs)"
Those annoying stickers on fruits and veggies tell you A LOT! 4 numbers mean they were conventionally grown, 5 numbers starting with number 8 means they are genetically modified (GMO), and 5 numbers starting with 9 means they were organically grown (no pesticides or nasty GMOs)"
Freeze green onions in water bottles - shake out the right amount and return to the freezer! This is great! You always have to buy so many green onions and recipes usually never call for more than 3 stalks. So. Smart.
47 skills you need to survive homeownership...