More to explore:
Applying butter to hard cheeses and onions helps their shelf life. Who knew?
Butter Prolongs Shelf Life If you're worried about how long your hard cheeses will last, apply a light coat of butter to keep them fresh and free of mold. Each time you use the cheese, coat the cut edge with butter before you re-wrap it and put it back in the fridge. This trick also works well for onions. Rub butter on the cut surface and wrap the leftover onion in aluminum foil before refrigerating it.
Rub butter on the edges of cheese to prevent molding
FOOD STORAGE :: Rub the cut edge of cheese with some butter to keep it from getting moldy. Eww.
Use pretty wine corks to make planters for tiny succulents. | 35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects
32 Ideas Of Life Changing Ways To Use Ordinary, Everyday Objects. As an odor absorber, Use newspaper
Cheese, Olive and Buttermilk Herb Bread - just mix and bake - no rising or kneading. The smell from the oven while the loaf is being baked may drive you to stand in front of the oven waiting for the timer to ring.
Add a dab of butter to the cut side of cheese to keep it from drying out.
Use (unscented) dental floss to cut soft cheeses and cakes. | 35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects
Make Your Own Wood Butter - A Way To Keep Your Wooden Kitchen Utensils in Beautiful Shape :)
Use a can opener to open sealed plastic packaging. | 35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects
Know Your Wine and Cheese Pairings | 34 Creative Kitchen Hacks That Every Cook Should Know
Add a few drops of vodka and a teaspoon of sugar to make cut flowers last longer. | 35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects
Lifehacks Every Mom Should Know. I'm totally using this one for summer: Place a dryer sheet in your pocket. It will keep the mosquitoes away.
You can get everything you need to make an awesome party cheese plate at any old supermarket. Here's what to look for.
How to Make the Perfect Cheese Plate | 21 Incredibly Important Diagrams To Help You Get Through Life