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Four Easy Ways To Clean Your Microwave

One of the most dreaded cleaning jobs in the kitchen is tackling whatever exploded, popped and boiled over in the microwave. While it may be easier to just keep the microwave door closed to hide the mess, there are some pretty easy ways to clean those tough food spills, splats and oozes! The most...
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Removing Sunscreen Stains From Clothing

Summer is getting closer, which means we'll be spending more time outdoors and using sunscreen to protect our skin from the sun's harmful UV rays. Unfortunately when applying or re-applying sunscreen you can sweep the lotion across your swimsuit, shirt or towel without knowing until it dries and...
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Tricks On Getting Sweat And Other Stains Out Of Your Clothes

No matter the season there is one thing you are certain to do in Florida and that's sweat! Not only do we sweat from head to toe but it ruins many a nice shirt and blouses. However there's a surprisingly easy trick for getting them out and it only requires four things. Dawn dish soap, hydrogen...
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DIY Drain Cleaner

With all those showers, dirty dishes and clothes, eventually you will experience slow drains and if not handled in time, a complete backup of waste water! Eww, waste water! Hopefully a drain cleaner will fix the problem, otherwise a plumber will be needed to clear the clogged pipe(s). But you can...
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This Lime Disease Can Cause A Nasty Skin Rash

More than 200,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported annually by those bitten by infected ticks, with symptoms that range from fatigue to flu-like. But there’s a lesser-known “lime disease” that doesn't come from ticks and can easily can ruin your day. This lime disease involves the lime fruit and...
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Summertime Laundry Hacks To Keep You Cool

Nothing sounds less appealing than sweating away while your clothes are being cleaned and while we can get away with a couple of extra wears in the cooler months, the hot and humid summer months doesn't allow for a lot of easy re-wears. So here are a few tricks that'll make laundry go a little...
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How to Juice Several Citrus Fruits At Once

Summer isn't quite the same without a drink of freshly squeezed lemonade. But if you've hosting a backyard BBQ, squeezing each lemon individually can be a big time suck (not to mention take a toll on your hands). There's an easier and faster way and it involves your stand mixer. Simply quarter your...
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How To Get More Juice From Squeezing Lemons

A first world problem is squeezing a lemon only to have just a few drops emerge from all that effort. But there is a simple hack to get more juice and it involves your microwave. Zapping a whole lemon for 20 seconds before cutting and squeezing it would loosen the fruit and allow more juice to come...
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Keep Apple Slices From Browning With A Rubber Band

Apples and pears are healthy snacks kids love, that is until the fresh slices turn brown. One mother has come up with a simple hack that keeps freshly cut slices of fruit from turning brown and without using lemon juice. Eleanor Hill says all you need is a pairing knife and a rubber band. First,...
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DIY Room Air Fresheners

Fall is full of fresh, crisp and yummy smells and scents. But you don't have to spray scents and burn candles to satisfying your nostrils. You can make home air fresheners from food scraps. Now before you leap towards images of last night's meatloaf or shrimp scampi, think about scents you love...
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