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Four Things You Didn’t Know Oven Cleaner Could Clean

Think your bottle of oven cleaner is a one-hit wonder? Think again. You can actually use it to clean the following four things: 1. Stained Pyrex dishes: Spray on the oven cleaner and place the dish in a tightly sealed garbage bag overnight. In the morning, scrub away the stains and wash the dish thoroughly. 2. Your curling iron: Remove […]

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How Talking to Yourself Will Help Improve Your Memory

If you always seem to be misplacing your keys or your lip gloss or your cell phone (but only when it’s on silent), you be able to retrieve your lost items faster if you start talking to yourself. Now, we’re not telling you to mutter a stream of consciousness under your breath, but by saying to yourself where you place […]

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Keep Your Avocado From Browning via The Family Dinner

We all know that lemon juice can keep fruits and vegetables from browning, but did you know that the same thing goes for lemon slices? This why-didn’t-I-think-of-that tip from The Family Dinner is the perfect example. Instead of squirting the avocado with lemon juice, simply layer a lemon slice on the cut half of the avocado and wrap it tightly […]

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For the Best Results Work Out in the Early Evening

If you head to the gym daily (or at least a few times a week), this tip will help you get the most out of your cardio workout. Not only will you be more alert than if you go early in the morning or late at night, your lungs are also using oxygen more efficiently, and you’re more coordinated, which […]

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How to Remove Broken Glass from Your Dishwasher

It  happens to the best of us. A glass that wasn’t properly loaded breaks in your dishwasher’s rinse cycle. Luckily there’s an easy and safe way to remove the glass without getting your fingers sliced. Start by grabbing a flashlight and turning off the lights in your kitchen. Shine the flashlight in the bottom of the dishwasher. Any pieces of […]

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Healthy Lunch Ideas for Work

Tired of the same old PB&J or turkey on wheat for lunch? We feel your pain, which is why we have 18 easy, healthy lunch ideas that you can take to work. A few favorites we’ll be making this week: Curried Turkey Pita Recipe Cool Asian Noodles with Tofu and Cashews Recipe Pasta Salad with Salami and Mozzarella Recipe Plus, […]

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A Cool Trick to Beat the Heat

If you’re trying to limit your A/C usage and relying on a fan at night, or if you…don’t have A/C, use this trick to make sure you’re making your room as cold as possible. Point your fan so that the air is blowing out the window. This will help suck any hot air out of your home and pull cooler air […]

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Should You Splurge or Save When Stocking Your Bar?

Fun fact: Today is National Rum Day. (So get yourself a mojito, stat!) If you don’t happen to have any rum on had, use this handy guide on how to stock your bar before you head to the liquor store. And here’s whether or not to spend or save on each spirit: Splurge on these: Bourbon Rum Tequila Whiskey and […]

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Happy Birthday Julia Child + Easy Roast Chicken Recipes

If you haven’t seen it yet, this is the video that everyone you know will be talking about this week. In honor of what would have been Julia Child’s 100th birthday, PBS has put up a remix of clips from her cooking show on their YouTube channel. Even better? They’ve autotuned it. Not only is it catchy (we can’t get […]

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Save Drawer Space By Rolling T-Shirts

Take a cue from the packing pros when you’re reorganizing your dresser. By rolling T-shirts (and other light-weight items: think yoga pants and leggings) you can save space in your drawers and get up to 1/3 more articles of clothing in each drawer. For even better organization, insert dividers to keep the rolls of knits perfectly straight. Get more organizing […]

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