23 Ways to Reuse Newspaper in Your Home

March 13th, 2015 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on 23 Ways to Reuse Newspaper in Your Home)
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While we live in a digital age, somehow nothing beats getting to open a crisp new newspaper and delving into the world over a morning cup of coffee. Newspapers still rock, and still serve a myriad of purposes beyond the delivery of information. Here are some great ways to reuse your newspapers:       Use them instead …
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Make Cleaning Products from things Lying Around the House

March 3rd, 2015 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on Make Cleaning Products from things Lying Around the House)
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If you’re trying to go green or save a little green at the supermarket, turn to your kitchen pantry for some cleaning inspiration. Did you know several basic cooking items can be used to disinfect the bathroom, polish the furniture, and wipe away stubborn stains? Just add a little elbow grease and you’re on your …
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How to Keep Wine Cold While on the Go

May 9th, 2014 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on How to Keep Wine Cold While on the Go)

Nothing is as disappointing to the taste buds as flat, warm wine. In fact, you might compare the taste of unchilled wine with plain, old water! And who wants to drink water when you’ve got a bottle of wine waiting to titillate your senses? How to Keep Wine Cold 101 Is there a way to …
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5 Easy Ways for Moms to be More Green

February 24th, 2014 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on 5 Easy Ways for Moms to be More Green)

If everyone makes small, green actions daily, we can have a positive impact on the earth for future generations. Even just using a chalkboardto communicate with one another as opposed to individual pieces of paper reduces your family’s carbon footprint. There are ways to be more green and reduce your family’s carbon footprint. 1. Purchase …
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How to Store Boots and Protect them from Wear and Tear

January 30th, 2014 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on How to Store Boots and Protect them from Wear and Tear)

Boots are one of the most crucial winter weather accessories, as they help you walk easily on snow and ice and keep your feet warm and cozy in the process. Based on the wear and tear that boots are subject to in these cold months, it’s also important to know how to properly take care …
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8 Christmas Cleanup Tips After the Holiday Hoopla is Over

December 30th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on 8 Christmas Cleanup Tips After the Holiday Hoopla is Over)

Tearing into those gifts and feasting with friends and family is a blessing for sure, but when all the holiday hoopla is over the host must continue on and tend to all the cleaning up. These 8 Christmas cleanup tips after the holiday hoopla is over can make that task a thing of the past …
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5 Fun Ways to Organize Your Important Documents

December 26th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on 5 Fun Ways to Organize Your Important Documents)

Is your desk overloaded with a pile of papers the size of Mt. Everest? Simplify your life and reduce stress when you keep important documents organized. To determine if a document is important, ask yourself if it must be accessible during an emergency, if it’s easily replaceable and if it would be problematic if the …
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3 Things You Shouldn’t Leave the House Without

December 22nd, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on 3 Things You Shouldn’t Leave the House Without)

Whether heading out for a speedy trip to the market or heading out of town for the weekend with the family, there are three essential things you simply shouldn’t leave the house without: a cell phone, games for a car ride, and an emergency checkbook. Cellular Phones Resolve Most Predicaments We all know that car …
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How to Stay Productive over the Holidays

December 13th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on How to Stay Productive over the Holidays)

As the Christmas season gets underway, do you find yourself filled more with stressful to-do lists than with holiday cheer? This is definitely a time of year when organization is key to success — and the good news is that it’s really not very hard to organize yourself. Here are three simple tips for how …
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How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter in 6 Steps

September 25th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter in 6 Steps)

Fall is coming, and you’re wondering how to prepare your garden for the winter. Here are six quick tips that will have you sitting pretty next spring! Plant Yes, plant! Some garden flora does best when it gets a good foothold in the fall. Lettuce, asparagus and poppies are good examples. Fertilize Now is the …
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