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No More Tears Onion Tip

No more tears onion tips. Upon further testing, I discovered that by simply lighting a candle a few inches away while you're slicing or dicing an onion, The fumes of the onion are "burned" by the candle flame and never reach your eyes.

I like the kitchen pegboard idea - I might actually try this

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Don't weep over chopped onions. If you cut them near an open flame, the gaseous sulfur compounds they release into the air will burn off before they can irritate your eyes. A gas burner works best, but if your stove is electric, try lighting a votive candle near your chopping board instead.

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Cut onion tears by cutting near open flame (the gaseous sulfur compounds they release into the air will burn off before they can irritate your eyes) Gas burner is best, but a candle will do.

'Keep Your Kitchen Sponges Dry and Grime-Free with Binder Clips...!' (via Lifehacker)

Keep Your Kitchen Sponges Dry and Clean with Binder Clips- what a great idea. And takes up a lot less space than sponge holder.

never buy celery again. cut the bottom and plant it in your garden or keep in pot indoors Say whaaaaat?

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Did you know that you can grow another complete celery stalk from the bottom piece that you cut off and throw away? You may never need to buy celery again! wonder if this works inside?

The one tear-free onion cutting trick that actually works! I need this every single time I cut onions. Just awesome!

The one tear-free onion cutting trick that actually works! - Light a candle next to where you’re working and the flame will burn most of the evil tear-creating onion juices out of the air.

Some Useful Tricks :D

Ideas I would have never thought of. Not so sure about the bagel holder or using floss to cut things. Good ideas nonetheless!

*Waterfall Braid for long hair tutorial.

waterfall braid, now I get it

Coffee bean tea light holder

Fill a bowl or small serving platter with coffee beans and add tea lights - when you burn them your whole house will smell like freshly brewed coffee! It's a great idea for anybody else. My house already always smells like fresh brewed coffee!

Keep Your Home Bug Free with These DIY Pest Control Methods Some are oils, some are not....ALL are helpful!

Keep Your Home Bug Free with These DIY Pest Control Methods

Keep Your Home Bug Free with These DIY Pest Control Methods Some are oils, some are not.ALL are helpful!

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