Taste Test: What Does 'Green' Coke Made From Stevia Leaves Taste Like?

Coca-Cola Life is a new “mid calorie” soft drink for health-conscious cola fans who don’t like the taste of Diet Coke. It’s hero ingredient is Steviol Glycosides, a natural sweetener extracted from the leaves of the stevia plant and mixed with sugar. In addition to containing fewer kilojoules, the end product also has a unique flavour that’s quite unlike any artificial sweetener I’ve tasted. Read on for the full Lifehacker verdict.


Get Your Dog To Come Back By Running The Other Way

No matter how well you train your dog, they sometimes slip away from you. You try to get them back, and they just don’t want to come. One Quora user has a solution: run the other way.


Find The Solution To Any Stain With This Searchable Database

Nobody likes a big ugly stain on their carpet or clothing. This searchable database has stain solutions for everything from automotive oil to mustard.


Create Your Own Google Calendar Door Sign

One of the nice things about Google Calendar is the fact you can share your schedule with other people. However, if you’d prefer a more real-world solution, DIY enthusiast Alex Forey shows off how to create a little sign for your door.


This Chart Tells You How To Pair Your Spices With Food

Mixing herbs and spices in meals can be healthy, but you still need to know which spice goes with what ingredient. Spice Advice has a chart you can refer to for quick decisions.


Stretch Tight Shoes With A Ziploc Bag Of Water In The Freezer

The size of a shoe doesn’t always tell the whole story. While a shoe may “fit”, your comfort level can still vary. If you need some extra breathing room, put a Ziploc bag filled with water in your shoe and toss it in the freezer.


Coles Banned From Advertising 'Fresh' Bread For Three Years

Coles has been banned from promoting its bread products as “fresh” for three years as punishment for false advertising. The Federal Court found that breads advertised by Coles as “freshly baked in store” were sometimes produced months previously in other countries. The supermarket giant must also display a notice in its stores and on its website telling shoppers that it has broken Australian consumer law.


Make Your Own Nut Milk And Nut Butters With This Visual Guide

Nut milks and butters are great as dairy alternatives, but are expensive in the stores. Fortunately, Making these foods at home is easy. This chart gives you all the recipes for major nuts.


Secure Loose Buttons With Twist Ties

We’ve all had to deal with a loose or popped button. Twist ties make a good quick fix.


Get Perfect French Toast By Drying Your Bread In The Oven First

French toast is a classic breakfast staple, but it’s hard to get the perfect balance of moisture. Drying out your bread slices beforehand can keep the interior from getting too soggy.