"Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere!"
Preserve Eggs Refrigeration Free for up to 1 year with Mineral Oil - You simply apply a solid coat over the egg shell which seals the pores and keeps the oxygen from penetrating the shell. You can then store them in a cool, dark and dry place for up to one year. Sounds crazy, but what do you think our grandparents and great grandparents did without refrigeration? You can also use lard.