I have recently joined another yahoo group, CleverHomemaker. Yea ~ like I really need to get more email and posts. But, this group is very helpful and spiritual in being the domestic engineer that I choose to be for my growing family. How on earth did homemakers make it without the net????
RECYCLE CARDBOARD INSERTS FROM TOILET PAPER & PAPER TOWELS
By using them as boxes for small gifts, wrap and tie each end with a
PERFECT PIE CRUST
If pie crusts have cracked after prebaking, fill them with a spoonful of
crushed graham crackers or vanilla wafers. Patching the cracks will keep the
filling from seeping through and making the whole crust soggy.
Line your pan with foil when making brownies. Cooled brownies lift right
out and are easily cut into squares and theres no pan to wash.
Candles will smoke less if you trim the wicks with scissors before lighting
them. Make sure you cut the wick straight across so the candle will burn
STRETCH COUNTER SPACE
Multiply your counter space by placing cookie sheets or cutting boards over