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Creating Crunchy Home Fries For Breakfast

The weekend is nearly here and perhaps you celebrate the weekend with a hearty made-from-scratch breakfast for the family! But if your home fries are always coming out soggy, add some baking soda to the mix. Baking soda breaks down the outside of the potato to help create a starchy, kinda mushy...
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Study Links Soft Drinks With Higher Death Rates

A new report that tracked 452,000 people in ten countries found that that people who drank two or more glasses of soft drinks per day were more likely to die from all types of ailments, compared with people who drank less than one glass per month. The study found differences in the health effects...
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Restore Scratched Glass With This Simple Hack

A scratch on a glass table can be one of the worst eye sores in your home. However there's a pretty simple hack you can use to buff out minor scratches. All you need is a lint-free cloth, a non-gel toothpaste that contains backing soda and a damp cloth. First clean and dry the glass using a glass...
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A Chilled Beverage Calculator You'll Love

Nothing can slow the start of the weekend than realizing you forgot to put a bottle of wine into the refrigerator. But instead of plopping a couple of ice cubes into your Pinot, try this Chilled Drink Calculator , which was developed by physicist Álvaro Díez and drink expert Tibor Pal. The two...
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The Best Way To Give Up Caffeine

Cutting back or eliminating caffeine from your life is easier said than done. In fact, it can be one of the hardest things to ever do in life. So here are some tips for you to consider before kicking caffeine out of your life. First, don't go cold turkey. Your body isn't going to enjoy the drastic...
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Summertime Alcohol Beverages With Hidden Calories

It has been a while since we've had a three day weekend. So for many it is a time to celebrate and relax with an alcoholic beverage. While the long standing advice from dieticians is for 2 drinks daily for a man and one for a woman is part of a healthy diet, new research says no amount of drinking...
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Foods That Act As Laxatives

From time to time sinks, toilets and tubs get clogged up. The same can be said for you too. But rather than reaching for a box of laxatives, which are usually filled with chemicals, try these all natural ways to free up the flow. Believe it or not plain old water is one of the best ways to reduce...
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Clean Your Garbage Disposal With Stuff You Already Have in Your Kitchen

The trash can usually has the reputation of hosting the stickiest contents in your kitchen. However there's a lot of stink in the sink thanks to your dirty garbage disposal. Here’s the thing about garbage disposals: You put yucky, smelly food down them, so they’re going to stink if you don’t clean...
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Coke Milk Is A Thing!

Soft drink sales have been declining for over 30 years, so it make sense that soft drink makers look to create beverages we want to boost sales. While some of them have brought people back to soft drinks, such as sparking water with fruit and herb infusions, some raise eyebrows. That's what some...
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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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