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13 Clever Camping Hacks to Make the Outdoors More Fun

Camping is a fun way to step out of social media and get back in touch with the Great Outdoors. Unfortunately, some equate camping with incredibly heavy packs, hoards of bloodthirsty mosquitos, and di…

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15 Brilliant Uses for Vegetable Oil

From cleaning jewelry to perfectly-measured ingredients, read on for some of the most interesting ways to use this pantry staple. Have a favorite use of your own? Let us know in the comments! Earli…

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10 Surprising Uses for Charcoal

Barbecue season is just around the corner, and, no doubt, you're dusting off last year's bag of charcoal. But don't light up that grill just yet -- there are plenty of other uses for charcoal. From pr…

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15 Free Activities to Entertain Your Energetic Toddler

Got an energetic toddler at home? Try some of these free toddler activities to keep him busy and happy! Holy moly, y’all! People try to tell you that chasing a toddler is a lot of work. But seriousl…

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8 Helpful Uses for Vinegar in Your Pet Household

While you might find white vinegar in the food section of grocery stores, there are also many great uses for vinegar beyond the kitchen. The ASPCA says vinegar is an environmentally friendly odor dest…

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10 Bright Ideas for Repurposing Just About Anything

Beyond recycling, repurposing (also known as "upcycling"¯) simply means finding a new use for an old item. You might change a leaky bucket into a rustic planter, for example, or a vintage door into a …

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14 Surprising Uses for Old Picture Frames

Got some empty frames but no photos to fill them? Check out these surprising uses for old picture frames! Old picture frames that are missing the glass, have gotten scratched or dinged, or that are…

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7 Surprising Ways to Use Pet Hair

Pet hair here, pet hair there, pet hair everywhere! Yep, if there's anything pet parents have plenty of, it's pet hair, so why not put some if it to good use? Read on for clever ways to reuse your ani…

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5 Non-Food Uses for Sugar

Refined sugars aren't so hot for our health, but there are some household uses for the sweet stuff that might surprise you! You may not put sugar in your tea these days, but it's actually an effect…

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7 Other Ways to Use a Pizza Stone

Want your pizza to taste as good as your favorite neighborhood joints' version? Short of investing in an expensive oven, a pizza stone is your best bet. Pizza stones, also known as baking stones, help…

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