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How to Keep Bananas Fresh Longer.  Totally works.  Noticed @ the market they wrapped the organic bananas like this...so I tried it.  Going on 1 1/2 wks on the counter and NO brown spots yet!

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!

Household Tips  Great ideas, especially Petroleum Jelly #5...   Plain White Toothpaste also gets Sharpie marker off hardwood floor.

Other uses for common household items: toothpaste, rubber bands, nail polish, tape, etc.

How to Keep an Avocado from Browning? Leave the pit in it and store it with a slice of onion. How easy is that?

The GENIUS way of keeping your avocado fresh for days.I wish I knew this a long time ago! No more brown avocados.Leave pit in avocado, seal with a chunk of onion in a Tupperware container.

The Magic Corn Trick ~ The corn will just slide out leaving the silk and all of the husks intact. I KNOW this pin will be handy very soon :)

The Magic Corn Trick: A quick, clean, and easy way to prepare corn on the cob. The Magic Corn Trick: A quick, clean, and easy way to prepare corn on…

Ripe And Easy – A Guide To Produce Ripening. Can't eat healthy if you don't know how to store and care for healthy foods.

Lots of helpful tips - separate bananas to last longer, reheat pizza in a non-stick skillet, store cheese in foil, add tsp of water when browning hamburger, use wet cotton ball to pick up small glass shards, etc.

Tons of home remedy tips and tricks

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.

How To Dry Nails Quickly... Totally crazy this actually works!! I was hesitant at first but completely works!

Spray PAM on wet nails, wipe it off, they’re completely dry. from Real Simple magazine Need to try Spray PAM on wet nails, wipe it off, they’re completely dry. from Real Simple magazine Need to try was last modified: October 2012 by thebeautythesis

MOM Tip: Keep your bananas fresh longer by separating each banana from the bunch and then wrap each stem in plastic wrap. This will slow the ripening process and your bananas should stay fresh longer 3-4 more days. Click here for this tip from Somewhat Simple.

Keep bananas fresh longer, separate bananas and then wrap each stem in plastic wrap.

How Long to Boil the Perfect Boiled Egg: a Picture Infographic/Tutorial

Seems simple enough yet i still have a hard time making hard boiled eggs. How to hard boil an egg, and Easy how to peel a hard boiled egg instructions. Not to mention the eggs are just super cute. how-to-hard-boil-an-egg-infographic-the-cooking-dish.

Cleaning fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix. Add all fruit/veggies and soak for 10 minutes. Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding.

Give your veggies and fruits a vinegar water bath to kill bacteria. They stay fresh longer, too. You can use either a bit of bleach or spray them first with a peroxide/some water mix and let them sit about 15 minutes then rinse.