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To Clean fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix.  Add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes.  Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding.  I do this with strawberries and they last for weeks!

Cleaning fruit_fill sink with water_add 1 C. vinegar_mix_add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes_water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film_great for Berries too as it keeps them from molding

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Fill the sink with Water, add 1 cup of Vinegar, and stir. Add all the fruits, and soak for 10 minutes. your Water will be dirty, and .

Pour Vinegar on your windows before a snowstorm to keep windows from fogging up. Great for Colorado people!

Ice-proof your windows.with vinegar! Just fill a spray bottle with three parts vinegar to one part water & spritz it on all your windows at night. In the morning, they'll be clear of icy mess.click through to get more helpful winter tips!

FINALLY FOUND THEM! YES!!! I was hunting for these all winter...homemade vicks shower disks If you are congested, pop one in the floor of your shower, let the steam do its work! Not sold in stores anymore!!

Homemade Vicks Shower Tablets

Homemade "Vicks Vapor shower disks"~ YES! I was hunting for these all winter.homemade vicks shower disks If you are congested, pop one in the floor of your shower, let the steam do its work! Not sold in stores anymore!

Must remember this.... When you get your berries home, prepare a mixture of one part vinegar (white or apple cider) and ten parts water.  Dump the berries into the mixture and swirl around. Drain, rinse if you want (though the mixture is so diluted you can't taste the vinegar,) and pop in the fridge.  The vinegar kills any mold spores and other bacteria on the surface.  Raspberries will last a week or more, and strawberries go almost two weeks without getting moldy and soft....Gotta try…

KEEPING BERRIES FROM GOING MOLDY! one part vinegar (white or apple cider probably work best) and ten parts water. Dump berries into mixture and swirl around. Drain, rinse vinegar kills any mold spores and other bacteria

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Holiday Recipe Food Swaps -- These will totally save you some calories. Grab your favorite recipe and start baking NOW! Best of all - you can make it so much healthier!

When buying fruit and veggies, always soak them in a 1:4 ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with nonorganic apples. At the end of the bath, sometimes you can even see cloudy like stuff in the water from the skins and waxes, and dirt on the bottom.  Works awesome! Once I did this to blackberries and they were good for 3 WEEKS!  Thats unheard of with berries  water.  The vinegar is KEY :)

When I buy fruit and veggies, I always soak them in a ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. I leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with nonorganic apples. At the end of the bath, sometimes you can even see cloudy lik

Use this 'pin trick' to get perfectly boiled eggs every time -

THE BEST way to boil eggs - perfect every time. Phil loves hard boiled eggs, I hate peeling them. Maybe we can reach a compromise using this method! (First tried April 2014 - this works! and fun too! I am the master of the egg!

Vegetables and how long they stay fresh for

How to Waste as Little Produce as Possible -- chart shows how long fruits and veggies stay fresh

You might be surprised at all the different foods you can freeze.  Here's a list of 30+ foods you can freeze, along with some tips for each one.  Save money and time by maximizing the use of your freezer!

Can You Freeze THAT

21 Easy, Healthy Cooking Hacks For Lazy People You might be surprised at all the different foods you can freeze. Heres a list of 30 foods you can freeze, along with some tips for each one. Save money and time by maximizing the use of your freezer!

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