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10 Best Surprising Reuses of 2012

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10 Best Surprising Reuses of 2012


Some of the most popular articles on  Care2 Healthy Living involve creative ways to reuse everyday household items. And we like it that way — these kinds of posts embody everything we’re about: reducing waste and consumption, saving money, solving problems and being creative. There are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of tips and tricks in our archives. But there are a select few reuses  that really stand out from the pack. Click through for  our handpicked favorites from the past year.

Whether you read it on Care2 or figured it out yourself, what’s your favorite surprising use for everyday items? Let us know in the comments section!

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


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12:12PM PST on Dec 28, 2013

Thanks for Sharing.

6:34AM PDT on Oct 8, 2013


8:07PM PDT on Aug 25, 2013

Thanks for the ideas.

5:34AM PDT on Aug 25, 2013


3:46AM PDT on Aug 25, 2013

Make effective use of what we've got

6:09PM PDT on Aug 8, 2013

Thanks for the tips.
Good point Merelen K. And thanks for the extra tips other posts.

4:46PM PDT on May 22, 2013

Thanks for the great tips!

4:09AM PDT on Apr 29, 2013


11:15PM PDT on Apr 24, 2013

took to long to wade through

2:31PM PDT on Apr 24, 2013


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