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Use An Empty Wine Bottle As A Rolling Pin

If you’re like me and rarely take the time to bake anything, a rolling pin is probably not something you have in your kitchen. In the event the baking bug bites, you can use an empty glass bottle in a pinch to roll out your dough.


This DIY Wine Glass Rack Saves Space, Is Easy To Build

If you’re looking for a place to keep your wine glasses that doesn’t take up space in your cabinets, this DIY wine glass rack is worth checking out. Made from scrap wood, it holds your wine glasses and looks good. Here’s how to build one yourself.


The Best Way To Freeze Meals For Cooking Later In The Oven Or Crockpot

Freezer cooking allows you to prep lot of meals for easier cooking later in the week. Even if you already know how to store foods in the fridge or freezer, freezer meals may require special handling.


Deodorise And Clean A Microwave With Bicarb Soda And Water

If you have a microwave that’s covered with spattered sauce and popcorn butter, you can kill the odour and loosen up the gunk with a bowl filled with bicarb soda and water.


Shake Cereal Boxes Side To Side For More Even Distribution

One of the mysteries in life is why, when opening a box of cereal, the biggest pieces are all at the top, while the tinier bits are stuck at the bottom. Mental Floss explains this “Muesli Effect” phenomenon and how a simple box shake can fix it.


Mixtura Recommends Cocktail Recipes Based On The Ingredients You Have

iOS: You have alcohol, you have a stocked kitchen, so what cocktails can you make? Mixtura is a free iPhone app that gives you a list of drinks based on the ingredients you already have.


Deep Clean Greasy Stove Grates With The Help Of Boiling Water

Over time, stove grates take on a greasy, cruddy film. If you want to make them look like new again, some really hot or boiling water can help cut through the build-up and make the cleaning chore easier.


Rotate Your Everyday Household Items For A Fresh Look And Even Wear

Odds are you have a few favourite items in your home: Your usual plates and favourite mug, or davoured sheets and blankets. The Kitchn has a simple way to keep your home from feeling stale (and beat the urge to buy new things) and to make sure everything wears evenly over time: Rotate those favourite items regularly.


The Easiest Way To Squeeze Lemons For Seed-Free Juice

YouTuber ssgrey might have stumbled upon the easiest way to squeeze lemon juice, and thankfully he’s sharing it with us. You won’t get any seeds with this method, and you don’t need anything but a knife.


Use A Plate Organiser In The Refrigerator To Add Extra Shelves

Corner cupboard organisers are great for, well, organising cupboards, but you can also use them in your fridge to make better use of space.