Baby powder is a handy item to have around to help soothe a baby’s diaper rash or prevent chafing. However, it also has some surprising household uses.
Has winter weather turned your driveway into a skating rink? Here are five of the most effective ways to de-ice your driveway and walkways—with tips on how to prevent ice from accumulating in the first place.
Even if you’ve moved your entire music collection to your smartphone, those old compact discs can still come in handy. Here are 10 brilliant ways to put CDs to work all around the house.
To celebrate 70 years of being Canada’s most trusted brand, we’ve rounded up Reader’s Digest’s best advice ever. These life lessons are as valuable today as when they first appeared in the pages of Reader’s Digest magazine.
Mind your manners and you’ll get an invite back.
If you’re only using club soda to mix a fancy cocktail, you’re only tapping a fraction of its potential. From preparing breakfast to removing rust, club soda is one of the most versatile ingredients in your housekeeping arsenal. Here’s how to put it to work!
No watch? No problem! Here are five back-to-basics ways to tell the time, no matter where—or when!—you roam.
Host a gathering that everyone – at any age – will enjoy.
Host your family and friends in style this holiday season with these smart, budget-friendly table-setting ideas.
Don’t toss those leftover scraps of wrapping paper in the recycling bin just yet! Here are five simple ways to repurpose gift wrap around the house.
A colander is great for straining pasta, but that’s not the only thing it can do. Here are five other interesting household uses for this common kitchen item.
Don’t toss those coffee grounds in the compost just yet! Here are six clever ways to put coffee grounds to good use all around the house.
Don’t toss the straw after you’ve slurped up your smoothie! From organizing jewelry to improving flower arrangements, there are plenty of ways to put drinking straws to use all around the house.
It turns out oranges are more than just a great-tasting source of vitamin C. Here are six brilliant ways to use oranges all around the house!
Want to make your money *really* work for you? Here are five clever new household uses for the loose change that’s cluttering up your purses and pockets.
Don’t toss that broken umbrella in the trash just yet! It turns out there are plenty of ways to put an old umbrella to work all around the house-and in your garden, too. Check out six of our favourite umbrella hacks.
Instead of simply packing away your summer clothes until next year, why not take the opportunity to pare down and do a bit of wardrobe editing? Get started by asking yourself the following questions.
More than just a gorgeous hit of purple in the garden, lavender has been a natural remedy for centuries. Here’s how to use lavender to relieve headaches, settle upset stomachs and treat general aches and pains.
Don’t flatten those cardboard boxes for recycling just yet! Think outside the box, and try these five clever ways to use cardboard boxes all around the house.
Time to crack open an ice-cold beer-but before you take a sip, consider these five super-practical ways to put your suds to work.