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Find foggy windshields annoying?  Here's a simple solution for you.Buy a chalkboard eraser and keep it in the glove compartment of your car.  When the windows fog up, simply rub with the eraser.  It works great . . . better than a cloth!

 
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Do you have difficulty cleaning out heat registers or under the fridge?  Here's a way to create a flexible extension for your vacuum. Just add an empty paper towel roll or an empty gift wrap roll to your vacuum.  It's flexible enough so it can be bent or flattened to get in narrow openings.

 
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Having trouble with squirrels eating your plants?  Here's a "hot" idea!   Sprinkle your plants with cayenne pepper.  It won't hurt your plants and the squirrels won't want to come near it.

 
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If you're experiencing an ant problem in your home, here's a safe solution.  Leave small piles of cornmeal in the areas where you see ants.  They eat it and carry it home to their  colony.  Apparently they can't digest it and it does them in.  It may take up to a week but  you don't have to be concerned with the safety of children and pets.

 
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 On your next trip to the beach, keep a small bottle of baby powder in your beach bag for a handy trick.  When you're ready to leave the beach, just sprinkle yourself and the kids with the powder and the sand will slide right off your skin.

 
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 When that glass goes crashing to the floor and there are bits and pieces everywhere, remember this little trick.  Take a dry cotton ball and use it to pick up the tiny bits of broken glass.  The fibers will latch onto the pieces you don't see.

 
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 Have trouble reaching those ceiling high cobwebs?  Here's a simple trick.  Just wrap a dust cloth around a tennis ball.  Then fasten with a rubber band and throw it right at the cobwebs.  You may even improve your throwing accuracy!

 
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 Have you ever sealed an envelope only to discover that you forgot to include something important?  Well, here's a handy trick for just such a time.  Just place the sealed envelope in the freezer for about an hour or two.  Presto!  It will unseal easily.

 
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After a day at work, especially if you're on your feet a lot, a foot massage be very nice.  Here's a low cost way to treat your feet.  Place tennis balls under the arches of your feet and then roll them around for a nice, relaxing foot massage.

 
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 Planning on doing some traveling this summer?  Here's a handy way to pack your slacks so they arrive in wearable condition.  Just roll them     around a packing tube to keep them smooth and wrinkle-free in your suitcase.

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Simple money-saving tips:  save on energy by using as little water as possible  when cooking frozen or fresh vegetables.  Most can be cooked in no more than a 1/4 cup of water.  //  you'll save 3 to 5 gallons of water a day if everyone in the family turns off the bathroom faucet while brushing their teeth.  //  to avoid a flashlight switch being inadvertently turned on and the batteries drained, store the flashlight with the top battery turned around so it can't make contact.  When ready to use, just turn the battery right side up.
 
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Simple money-saving home tips:  A no-longer used game board can be cleverly used as a bulletin board for a game or child's room.  A Checkers or Monopoly game board can be a colorful addition.  //  You can turn new candles into drip-less ones by soaking them in a strong saltwater solution for a few hours. Then dry them well.  //  Moving a heavy piece of furniture?  Use a soft-sole slipper, thick sock or empty milk carton under each leg to protect the floor.