100 Greatest Cooking Tips (of all time!) : Chefs 1. Remember, y'all, it’s all about the prep. Take away the stress by doing the prep the night or day before. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 45 uses for lemons that will blow your socks off Who knew lemons were so versatile! by John Summerly – Preventdisease.com 1. Freshen the Fridge Remove refrigerator odors with ease. Dab lemon juice on a cotton ball or sponge and leave it in the fridge for several hours. Make sure to toss out any malodorous items that might be causing the bad smell. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 42. 43. 44. 45.
Carpet cleaning Services A Pink & White Glass Gem Bib Necklace Madigan made... a glass gem bib necklace! I'm on a stashbusting mission with flat glass marble gems! I still have tons of these guys leftover... and I wanted to use them for something else. The marble magnets were so pretty and sparkly... So, I give you my version of a bib necklace, Madigan Made style. I vowed not to buy anything new for this project, but did end up needing to go out and get stiffened felt to help stabilize the necklace shape. Want to make one?... ...Sure you do! Just follow my steps below. One tiny note: I originally planned to make this necklace a little bigger. Supplies used: Flat glass gem marbles Fun coordinating paper Jewelry glue (like GemTac) Felt Stiffened felt Ribbon Small to medium sized beads Scissors Step 1: Create a pleasing design with your marbles on top of the regular felt. Step 2: Cut out circles of paper that will fit behind each marble. Step 3: Put a drop of jewelry glue on each paper circle and press the glass marble down onto it. Step 4: Step 5: Step 6: I love it!
17 Life-Saving Thanksgiving Cooking Hacks 22 Clever Kitchen Tips That Will Make Your Life Much More Enjoyable 22 Clever Kitchen Tips That Will Make Your Life Much More Enjoyable November 1, 2014 Here are some amazing life hacks you can use in the kitchen. Can't get that jar open? Oreos + Milk + Ice Tray = Delicious Iced Coffee. Peel Mangos With A Glass Cup. Fit two bowls in the microwave at one time. Keep your taco from falling apart. How to make the perfect pastry. Use peppers to make eggs. Keep a slice of bread in the cookie jar to keep them soft. Healthy teas. Add cereal crumbs for crunchy French Toast. Use floss to slice cakes. How to seal a bag without a clip. Use cookie cutters for fun pancakes. Save time washing hands over and over. Turn the toaster sideways for grilled cheese. How to get the perfect icing to cake ratio. Share2.7K Tweet38
House Cleaning - Tips for Cleaning House from Heloise Steve Giralt Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Rather than save up chores, I live by the philosophy "Clean as you go." Don't stress about the mess! 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. "Nothing left or dumped on the floors." Try It Today: DIY, 3D Art Ideas for Bold, Textured Walls! Looking for fresh ideas for your walls this year? You might already have enough canvases and frames adorning your home's flat surfaces, so why not make your rooms pop with something 3D and textured? We've found ten projects that will give your walls a tactile edge. Top photo: DIY Macrame Wall Hanging via A Pair & A Spare. A bold rainbow-hued DIY 3D Geometric Paper Sculpture (or a subdued one, as in the one pictured via KNOT Magazine) spotted on MAKE:'s YouTube channel. Love the idea of mixing origami and wall art and the idea of placing it over and atop existing furniture. The crafter placed puff paint on a canvas for this textured effect, but there's no reason why you couldn't place this Puff paint texture via Virginia & Charlie directly on a wall. This is definitely an undertaking of a DIY, but this Dowel wall art via Crazinessensues would certainly deliver some texture to your wall. Simple, effective, affordable and repurposing. Do you have textural art displayed on any of your walls?
Freeze & Preserve Fresh Herbs in Olive Oil — Tips from The Kitchn Do you use your freezer to preserve herbs, vegetables, or fruit? The freezer can be a powerful, overlooked method of preserving. Pesto, strawberry puree, tomato soup — stash them away now for colder times! One of my favorite ingredients, a handful of fresh herbs from the garden, is one of the simplest things to preserve in the freezer, and I just learned a new, better way to freeze herbs: In oil! I noticed a post at The Gardener's Eden (read it here) recommending that you freeze some herbs in oil. Why? It's also a great way to have herbs ready immediately for winter stews, roasts, soups, and potato dishes. Given this use, the oil-and-freezer method of preservation works best with the tougher hard herbs such as rosemary, sage, thyme, and oregano. Soft herbs such as mint, basil, lemon verbena, and dill are usually added raw to a dish, and they don't respond as well to this kind of preserving. Here are some tips on preserving herbs in oil. Previous image Next image More on Preserving Herbs