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How To Crack A Raw Egg

Seems simple enough to crack an egg for a morning omelet or for a birthday cake. However there are several methods used. Some use the side of the bowl, some hit the flat top of the counter, and others create a crack using the edge of the counter. While any of these methods can get the job done,...
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Crunchy Taco Shell Hack Will Stop The Dreaded Split

The great news about America is you do not have to wait until Tuesday to enjoy a delicious taco! While our love of crunchy taco shells goes without saying, there is one frustrating problem with them. They generally split when you are filling or eating it! Warming them up in the oven helps. The heat...
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Your Old Bra Could Help Save A Turtle

Your old bras can actually have a second life and help injured turtles recover! Carolina Waterfowl Rescue in Charlotte is a non-profit wildlife rescue organization who provide sanctuary, rescue, and rehabilitation for wildlife, farmed, and exotic animals. Last week they turned to social media...
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Save The Water Used To Boil Eggs For Your Houseplants

Many find dyeing Easter eggs as a fun family tradition. Whether you're boiling eggs to decorate or to eat in the morning, a smart tip you can use is to save your egg water for your plants. Plants love calcium and it is essential for keeping the pH level balanced in the soil. Egg shells contain...
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Are Brown Eggs Healthier Than White Eggs?

If brown rice is better for you than white rice, and brown bread is better than white bread, then it correlates that brown eggs are better than white eggs, right? WRONG! According to the American Egg Board, there is no nutritional or taste difference between white-shelled and brown-shelled eggs. A...
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These Are The Most Dangerous Fireworks On The Market

The fourth of July is a week from today and as Americans celebrate Independence Day with backyard BBQ's ice cream cones and an evening of fireworks. Each year, around 10,500 people are rushed into emergency rooms with firework related injuries. Of those people seeking medical attention, over 90%...
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A Latte Serviced In A Hallowed Out Avocado Skin Called The Avolatte

Coffee, like fashion, is jumping to odd places of late. From the Unicorn Frappuccino to now Avocado lattes. An Australian cafe, Truman's Cafe in Melbourne has revealed it's latest creation, lattes served in the hollowed-out skin of an avocado. The Avolatte combines the love for coffee and avocados...
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11 Pounds of Coins Removed From A Sea Turtle's Stomach

When you toss a coin into a well it's accompanied by a wish. Rarely do you give it much thought as to what happens once it hits the water. In Thailand, a 25-year old green sea turtle named Bank, has been eating coins; 915 to be exact over the years. She resides in a seaside town where many tourist...
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