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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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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.

Scratches on discs happen. After one of our favorite DVDs started to skip after receiving a few too many scratches we started to look for a solution to salvage it. Sure there are DVD scratch removal devices that you can buy, but why waste money when there is a solution to be found right in our own homes? Using toothpaste, a banana, a rag and window cleaner we will show you how to remove scratches from a DVD and with any luck the unplayable will become playable.

How To Remove DVD Scratches With a Banana — Home Hacks

Sure there are DVD scratch removal devices that you can buy, but why waste money when there is a solution to be found right in our own homes? Using toothpaste, a banana, a soft cloth and window cleaner to remove scratches from a DVD

Home Owner's Manual:  Annual Home Maintenance Calendar. Wow there is some really great information here that I did not know.

How To Set Up an Annual Home Maintenance Calendar

Home Owner's Manual: Annual Home Maintenance Calendar - Really good information to know! So many of these things can get overlooked, but if you stay on top of them, they probably make a world of difference in your home's health and efficiency. - home m

The weekend's calling and it wants you. $27.99 only & short shipping time. We think you've hit the mark with this one piece! Calm and cool black seem to set the mood and spirit of the season. Get you in with it.

Deep Feelings Cross One-piece Swimsuit

Need to remember this... Cheap way to replace watch batteries...

Hmmm, is this for real? How to save lots of money on watch/calculator batteries

Spaghetti fits perfectly in a Pringles can

Why didn't I think of this? Use a Pringles can to store unused uncooked spaghetti. Then mod podge it with scrap book paper. I'm making one, Kody loves pringles. and I have mod podge.

how to pick a sweet watermelon . . . great information on choosing the best melons and cutting them

How To Pick A Superstar Watermelon + Watermelon Lime Slushie

How to cut a watermelon.A Pinner said: one of the most useful things I learned in culinary school was how to cut melon. I started cutting my watermelon this way and no longer dread it! Great for all of us to know; so easy!

Did you know you can remove sand from hands with baby powder? So next time you are camping near the beach or about to have lunch on the beach and you want to get the sand off you Just bring some baby powder, and wash your hands and body with it... Sand comes right off.

Powder at the beach! As many times as I've been to the beach! I never knew this! Easily remove sand from your hands by "washing" them with baby powder! This works great for cleaning kids up after playing in the sand box as well!

My bananas stayed yellow on the outside, but continued the ripening process on the inside. Within 2 hours of pulling off the banana the whole thing had turned brown and mushy.

27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible

Keep Bananas Fresh Longer - Cut a piece of plastic wrap about the size of your palm. Wrap the plastic tightly at the top/crown of the bananas. Carefully remove and replace the plastic cling wrap each time you get a banana. Enjoy days longer than usual!

Put a command strip upside down to hang a wreath on a cabinet door. so smart it makes you feel dumb!

Upside down command hook. How to hang a wreath on a cabinet door, or front door with a ribbon. For wreath on kitchen cabinet doors at Christmas.

Cut off the top of a pour spout container and insert it into the lid of a mason jar. Great for spices you use a lot of, adding sugar to your coffee, storing yeast in your fridge, keeping dry/powdered milk, garden fertilizer, and so much more.

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Convert Mason Jars into a container with a pour spout. Cut the top off an empty cardboard salt container to the size of the canning lid on your jar (use it in place of the lid). Use the canning ring to screw it in place.

The secret to an easy peel w/boiled egg: 26 Tips and Tricks To Simplify Life - http://amy-newnostalgia.blogspot.com

The secret to easy peel boiled eggs - start in cold water and add baking soda to the water, tap a hole in each end and blow through to help separate the membrane from the egg. Also, start with older eggs.

It's simple—dab the area with a microfiber or white cloth and finish off by applying this magic formula: one tablespoon of liquid dish soap, two cups of cool water, and one tablespoon of white vinegar. Just like that the joe stains should disappear.  Get the full how-to instructions from Debra Johnson at Merry Maids.

26 Cleaning Hacks So Your House Literally Sparkles

I need to try this! Spot Remover: Mix 1 Part Dawn Dish Washing Liquid w/ 2 Parts Hydrogen Peroxide (Pour or Spray Directly on the Stain)

fruit fly trap...oh my do we need this right now!! And amazingly we have everything on this list!

Frugal & Natural Pest Control: Fruit Flies & Ants Be Gone! Fruit Fly Trap 1 quart jar 1 piece of paper, rolled up into a funnel tape apple cider vinegar small slice of banana

How to fix a bra. Wish I had known about this many bras ago.

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How to escape zip ties. Every girl should know this information. Awesome. - Click image to find more Outdoors Pinterest pins

How to escape zip ties. Every girl should know this information. Good to know.just in case. (Just as soon as I don't pin this, I'll get kidnapped and need to know how to escape zip ties).