My step-sister sends me the most wonderful helpful hints. You may have seen some of these before and I’ve shared a few on Facebook but I figured they are worth repeating!

Brown sugar and Marshmallows

Did you know you can help keep brown sugar soft with marshmallows?

Stuffed Peppers

I love this one. Cooking stuffed peppers? Use a muffin tin to hold them steady in the oven!

TransplantingWhen potting plants use a coffee filter to prevent soil from escaping through the holes in the base of the flowerpot!

broken bulb

This one is a great one, use a cut potato to easily remove a broken light bulb! No cut fingers!

stripped screwHave a stripped screw? Use a rubber band!

cooking bacon

I’ve never tried this before, anyone know if it really works?


Going to use this tip when buying my next plane ticket!

honeybeesWe used to raise bees and I know this one works!

Hope these helpful tips come in handy. Do you have any hints of your own you’d like to share?

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