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45 Uses for Vinegar

45 uses for vinegar... 1. Freshen up the fridge. Clean the shelves and walls with a solution of half water and half vinegar. 2. Brighten coffee cups and teacups. Gently scrub stains with equal parts vinegar and salt (or baking soda). 3. Eliminate odors. Swab plastic containers with a cloth dampened with vinegar. 4. Kill bathroom germs. Spray full-strength vinegar around the sink and tub. Wipe clean with a damp cloth. 5. Save a garment. To remove light scorch marks on fabrics, rub…

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Take your bananas apart when you get home from the store. If you leave them connected at the stem, they ripen faster. Store your opened chunks of cheese in aluminum foil. It will stay fresh much longer and not mold. Peppers with 3 bumps on the bottom are sweeter and better for eating. Peppers with 4 bumps on the bottom are firmer and better for cooking. Add a teaspoon of water when frying ground beef. It will help pull the grease away from the meat. To really make…

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Great Tip: Hiding A Spare House Key

Glue a rock to the top of a prescription bottle and bury the bottle. The only thing showing is the rock! (to hide a spare key) STINKING brilliant.

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16 Ways to Organize Your Recycling

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50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things

Soapbox so your camera or ipod won't get damaged in your purse - or turn itself on!

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Easy seam-allowance guide

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Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Remove gunk from the soleplate of an iron: With the setting on low, rub the iron over the dryer sheet until the residue disappears, and you're left with a pristine press.

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Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Cornmeal absorbs grease on light colored fabric or upholstery. Pour enough on to cover the soiled area and let sit for 15 to 30 minutes. Vacuum to remove the grains.

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Make Your Own Fabric Softening Sheets

Take your favorite liquid fabric softener and soak an old hand towel or flour cloth completely with it. Wring it out and let it dry completely, then throw it in with your next load. This mega-fabric softener sheet should be good for at least 40 loads of laundry, stretching out softener use and lessening waste. In other words, save money.

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Dirty Little Secret {baby powder tip

Baby powder gets the sand off! I used to do this when we lived in GA. Works GREAT and smells good too!

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