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  • 5 More Things To Do with Toothpicks>>

    Keep your oven and phone clean, and make your salad dressing last longer with these handy new toothpick uses.>>

  • 5 More Things to Do with Paper Towels>>

    Ever the handy kitchen accessory, paper towels can also help in many surprising ways around the home.>>

  • 7 Sleep Tips from Reader's Digest Readers (And Why They Work)>>

    We took to our Facebook fan page to find out what our readers recommend for a good night's rest. Here are 10 tips they recommended that actually work.>>

  • 13 Tips to Increase Your Family's Happiness and Health>>

    Tolstoy was right—happy families are all alike. At least they share certain basic characteristics. Here are a few of the foundations experts say are key to a loving, cheerful home:>>

  • How to Keep Oil Fresh>>

    Here’s another rule of thumb for making sure that you’re cooking with healthy fats: Don’t let the oil spoil. Olive oil, canola oil, and other oils may offer a potent defense against heart disease, but they are nonetheless vulnerable to the damaging effects of air, light, and heat. Find out how to keep it fresh.>>

  • 10 Secrets for Healthier Grocery Shopping>>

    Learn to avoid the common errors consumer often make when choosing their food products.>>

  • Secrets to Baking the Perfect Biscuits>>

    Chefs and home cooks agree that the secret to fantastic biscuits is using the best ingredients and techniques. We’ve gathered a few expert opinions and compiled these easy baking tips for the best, most delicious biscuits.>>

  • 7 Tips to Organizing Your Kitchen>>

    The pantry: the commonly cluttered home to food that doesn't need fridge time, but isn't pretty enough for the fruit bowl. Here's how to take your cupboard into a leaner, meaner league this year.>>

  • The 12 Best Foods for Your Heart (and How to Save on Them)>>

    Find out which foods you need for a healthy heart and get 'em at a good price, too!>>

  • 6 Good Habits You Need to Save at the Supermarket>>

    Find out how to save money and time by shopping smarter.>>

  • Survive Holiday Stress, Hangovers, and Heartburn>>

    Shopping/wrapping/spending got you down? Try planning your day, keeping your desk neat, and making a to-do list.>>

  • 6 Weird Beauty Tips>>

    If you're facing a beauty emergency and can’t dash to the nearest cosmetic counter, don't panic. Help is at hand - in your own home. Here are six weird beauty tips to the rescue.>>

  • 6 Secrets for a Flawless Holiday Manicure>>

    There's a lot more to a perfect holiday manicure than simply buying your favourite polish colours. Learn how to keep your nails properly groomed so they sparkle and shine for all your festive events. >>

  • 4 Tips for Parents>>

    Learn more about the simple things you can do to build a succesful relationship with your children at different stages in their lives.>>

  • 5 Tips for Applying Nail Polish>>

    Find out how you can keep your nails looking their absolute best without heading to the salon for costly false nails.>>

  • 5 Ultimate Beauty Tips>>

    Learn more about the 5 most important beauty tips for both men and women. Want great skin? Soft hair? Healthy nails? It's all here.>>

  • Back to School>>

    It's that time of year again; time to get the kids ready for yet another school year. Read some of our best back-to-school articles for tips, quick meal ideas and everything else a parent needs to know for this coming September.>>

  • 8 Energy-Boosting Secrets>>

    Do you find yourself collapsing on the couch by mid-afternoon? A low-energy lifestyle will leave you with little energy. Here are a few simple ways you can give yourself more energy by being more active.>>

  • 6 Secrets to an Easier Workout>>

    If you’re lucky, the sights and sounds of exercise are all you need to motivate you to get moving. At other times, you still may not have the slightest urge to get started. For those days, here a few tips to help you get the most out of your workout.>>

  • 5 Safe Summer Driving Tips>>

    As a former professional race car driver and now the Chief Driving Instructor for BMW and judge on the TV show Canada's Worst Driver, Philippe Létourneau knows a thing or two about driving. Read on to find out more about his five tips for safe driving this summer.>>

  • 6 Healthy Hair Secrets>>

    Read on to find out how to keep your hair looking as healthy and shiny as possible all year long.>>

  • 5 Ways to Laugh More>>

    One supreme pleasure in life is laughter. No matter your age, wealth, or lifestyle, things are good and life is healthier when laughter is frequent. Here are a few ways to get more healthy laughter into your life.>>

  • Love Tips from Georges Laraque>>

    Looking for advice on how to woo your lady? Here are former Habs player Georges Laraque's tips on how to win over your Valentine.>>

  • 4 Ways to Stop Nosebleeds>>

    Take these four effective tips to stop your nosebleed and get on with your day.>>