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Odd Uses For Castor Oil

My mother gave me castor oil as a child. Ug!!!! But there are many GOOD uses for castor oil: Removes tiredness around your eyes Castor oil works great to remove tiredness from around your eyes. It works much like petroleum jelly but without the mess. Before you go to bed at night, just rub a

10 Uses For Tea Bags

Print 10 Uses For Tea Bags Instructions PERSONAL CARE Soothe tired eyes. Just place a chilled used tea bag over your closed eyes until the puffiness subsides. You can also use warm, wet teabags as a compress to soothe the pain of pinkeye. Bonus tip: Place teabags on your eyes for 15 minutes and reduce

10 Uses for Used Coffee Grounds

  Print 10 Uses for Used Coffee Grounds Instructions Deodorizer. Dry them out on a cookie sheet and then put them in a bowl in your refrigerator or freezer, or rub them on your hands to get rid of food prep smells. Plant food. Plants such as rosebushes, azaleas, rhododendrons, evergreen and camellias that prefer

Miracle Uses for the Magic Eraser

  Print Miracle Uses for the Magic Eraser Instructions remove dried paint from door hinges remove tarnish from silver remove mold & mildew from anything plastic clean & polish gold jewelry remove soap scum in the tub and shower remove marks on walls clean splatters inside the microwave remove marks on vinyl siding clean mirrors

Many Uses for Clothespins

  Print Many Uses for Clothspins Instructions Use them to display photos or your children’s artwork from a wire.Keep your food fresh by using clothespins to seal opened bags of bread, chips and even frozen vegetables.When dining outside, use clothespins to hold your tablecloth down to keep it from blowing away. You can even spray

How to Grill the Perfect Steak

Print How to Grill the Perfect Steak Instructions Start with a Clean and Oiled Grill: More than cooking time, more than spice rubs, a clean grill makes all the difference when cooking great steak (or anything on the grill, for that matter.) Clean grates keep the steaks from sticking when you turn them. All you