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Use a clean toothbrush to remove stray threads of silk from freshly shucked ears of corn. The bristles will lift them away quickly and efficiently.

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New Uses for Aluminum Foil

Our Pinterest followers have spoken, these are the most popular new uses, each with more than 500 repins.

The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. Your onions will begin to grow almost immediately and can be harvested almost indefinitely. We just use kitchen scissors to cut what we need for meals. I periodically empty out the water, rinse the roots off and give them fresh water.

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Cooking New Uses for Old Things

Cooking Spray as Grater Helper - Help keep your grater stay clean and not "gunk" up while shredding by first spraying it with a little cooking spray! {waste not want not}

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50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things

Why didn't I think of that?

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The Best Way to Keep Cut Avocado Fresh — Tips from

How to keep cut avocados fresh

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Never shuck corn again. Cut an inch off the wide end and the corn slips right out...no silks! How did I not know this?!

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27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible

27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible - I know many of these are great tips, and some of them are new to me - great list!!! #store #food #kitchen #tips #SaveMoney pb≈

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New Uses for Old Things: Kids Edition

Lint Roller as Glitter Pick-Up

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No-Slip Hanger Trick!

Make your own nonslip hangers with a pipe cleaner. Great idea!

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Why didn’t someone tell me sooner?!

This is how you soak your shower head to get it good and clean. Use vinegar!

Clean baseboards with Scrubbing Bubbles. Spray on, wipe off. It doesn't remove the paint!

Never clean a paint tray again. Those things are a total pain to clean. It also means your paint tray will last forever.

This Old Housefrom This Old House

Best of 10 Uses for Common Household Products

This Old House-10 Uses for MAYO This one is titles remove crayon from walls. :)