"Bacteria is what causes cottage cheese and sour cream to go bad. If you store them UPSIDE DOWN it creates a vacuum in the container which stifles the growth of bacteria and they last much longer"...

Keep Potatoes from Budding too quickly. Store them with an apple.

How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers. I will be so glad I pinned this!!

Cooking Spray as Grater Helper - Make that chunk of cheddar slide across your grater with ease by coating it with a little bit of non-stick cooking spray first. Why dont we think of these simple things? lol

How to cut your grocery bill in half. These five simple strategies can save you hundreds each month on the food your family already buys. A must read!

15 kitchen tricks to make your life (so much) easier. Honestly, these blew my mind.

Use a Thumb Tac for the Perfect Boiled Egg | 34 Creative Kitchen Hacks That Every Cook Should Know

ALI'I KULA LAVENDER HONEY - 7.5oz/213g – Maui Ocean Treasures

Dont store onions with potatoes.

OMG, this really works wonderfully. I will never again pass up a cast iron item at the second hand store, because now i can clean it like brand new...Ideas like this is why I love Pinterest!!!

Extraordinary Uses of 16 Ordinary Household Items

Most asked interview questions. These would be good tips if I could read them without cringing at all the bad grammar.

Use a vinegar solution to make your berries last longer.

You can flip a toaster on its side and grill cheese in it.

14 Ways to Save Money on Groceries: excellent tips on how to store food so it stays fresh longer!!!

How to Freeze Sour Cream | | The Krazy Coupon Lady

Bake grilled cheese between two baking sheets: the bread turns out crispy, the inside is gooey, and you can make a bunch at once. SO SMART!

1 Container with an airtight lid 4 sponges cut in half (from $1 store) 1 cup of your favorite fabric softener 2 cups water WHAT TO DO: Mix the water and fabric softener in plastic container. Add the cut sponges so they can soak in the mixture. When ready to use, squeeze the excess liquid from 1 sponge and place into the dryer with your wet clothes. Run the dryer cycle as normal. Once complete place the now dry sponge back into the container of liquid for use next time.

You'll LOVE this one! From A - Z, this is a great breakdown of suggested ways to store your fruits and veggies in order to keep them from spoiling (love the banana tip).