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Homemade sugar scrub

Sugar Scrub

Submitted by: SavvyMom Editors

Dry winter skin needs exfoliation: make a homemade sugar scrub for a quick and affordable solution. Mix together 1 cup brown sugar, ½ cup olive oil and 1 Tbsp of lemon juice. Rub onto skin in the shower and rinse.

Find More Tips:  Beauty, Food, Health,

Create a meal plan at the start of the week to save money

Meal Planning

Submitted by: Susan Brunet

Preparing meals and a grocery list at the beginning of the week saves time and money. You won’t pick up fast food if there’s healthy food at home that will go bad if you don’t eat it.

Find More Tips:  Food, Organizing, Time Management,

Bread Bowl

Edible Dish

Submitted by: SavvyMom Editors

Have to bring a dish to a Thanksgiving dinner? Instead of bringing your own serving piece, hollow out a large loaf and present your dish in a bread bowl. It’s a fun presentation and there are no dirty dishes.

Find More Tips:  Food, Green Living, Seasonal,

Double your cookie dough batch and freeze half for later

Easy-Bake Cookies

Submitted by: Sandi & Marilyn McCrory

Whenever you’re making cookies, double up on the batch and bake half. Keep the other half of the dough in the fridge or freezer for a later date and you’ll have fresh cookins in minutes.

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Cotton balls and baby oil can shine up stainless steel

Shiny Stainless

Submitted by: Eugene Feist

Make stainless steel appliances gleam by rubbing them with a cotton ball dipped in baby oil.

Find More Tips:  Cleaning, Home,

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