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How I Stop Myself From Eating Too Much At Restaurants

I didn’t live through the Great Depression even though I sometimes eat as if I did. Despite a desire to keep thin I have a bad habit of clearing every last greasy morsel of rice or supposedly decorative garnish that’s put in front of me. Kicking this habit has helped me feel better about myself.


Transform An Old Window Screen Into A Hanging Herb Garden

We’ve discussed several ways to bring a garden into a small space, but this method is particularly interesting. Just grab some old window screens, scrap wood, a couple of hinges and a screwdriver, and of course your herbs and pots.


Here Are 10 PVC Pipe Hacks To Try This Weekend

PVC pipe is useful for lots of things and YouTuber Specific Love has a series of PVC hacking videos. This is just one of them. All of the PVC you’ll see here is super cheap at the hardware store.


How To Make The Most Of Your Student Housing's Tiny Space

Welcome to your new digs, university student. Hope you enjoy sharing a tiny space with one (or more) roommates. Before you move yourself in, here are a few tricks you can use to make your little area go a long way, especially in a shared living environment.


Use Unsweetened Whipping Cream For Extra Indulgent Salad Dressings

“You should be putting whipped cream on your salad” may seem like a crazy sentence for me to type, but stick with me for a bit. Though whipping cream is usually reserved for the sweet rather than savoury, it’s actually a perfect blank canvas for rich, creamy dressings.


Use Herb Stems To Infuse Oil, Vinegar And Stock Instead Of Tossing Them

Herb stems are packed with flavour, so rather than tossing them in the trash or compost, use them to make oils, vinegars and stocks tastier.


Old Towels Are The Best Material For Cheap DIY Sound Absorption Panels

Video: If you’re looking to create a quiet recording environment without breaking the budget, a stack of old towels might be all you need.


Why You Should Always Keep A Rag In Your Car

There are a lot of items that are good to keep in your car if you have the space, but one of the simplest, cheapest items out there is an absolute necessity.


Make Amazing Roast Vegetables With That Last Bit Of Caesar Dressing In The Bottle

True, made-from-scratch Caesar dressing is a terrible thing to waste, but even if you find yourself with an extra bit of that cheesy, creamy emulsion in a store-bought bottle (and don’t feel like another salad), do not fret; it makes an excellent pan of roasted vegetables.


Spiral-Cut Pool Noodles Make Great All-Purpose Cushions

Video: Have some extra pool noodles around? This video is chock-full of great pool noodle tricks, including a way to spiral-cut them into padding that you can wrap around almost anything.


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