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  • 5 Things To Do with Epsom Salts>>

    You probably use epsom salts to relax in the bath, but magnesium sulfate, the active compound in the salts, is used in everything from agriculture to food preparation. Find out 5 creative ways you can put it to work around the house!>>

  • 5 Things To Do with Bath Oil>>

    Fragrant oils are a part of every culture in every era from the Egyptians to the Native American. Our modern version are the perfumed bath oils we to reduce stress. Take the bath oil out of the bathroom and let it soothe other stressful situations like a dreary car, filthy hands or scuffed handbag.>>

  • 5 Things To Do with Address Labels>>

    Got some extra address labels lying around? Use them to tag your luggage, kids' supplies, electronics, and more! Read on for the many great uses of address labels.>>

  • 5 Tips to Make Your Home Look Fabulous>>

    With the abundance of home furnishing stores offering attractive products at affordable prices, home decorating has never been easier. However, this has also increased the chances that your living room will resemble that of your friends. How can you avoid the homogenized look? Here are five suggestions on how to create a unique and fabulous look for your home.>>

  • 6 Debit Card Safety Tips>>

    Are you worred about debit card fraud and identity theft? March is Fraud Prevention Month, so learn how to keep your debit card safe with these easy tips. Click through to read more.>>

  • Tyra's 6 Get-Real Beauty Secrets>>

    You don't need to spend a fortune to look supermodel chic. Former supermodel, talk show host, and business mogul Tyra Banks lets us in on her secrets for looking fierce everyday.>>

  • 5 Steps to Manage Your Temper>>

    Studies are showing that blowing your gasket is as unhealthy as suppressing rage. Both drive up your heart rate and blood pressure. Try these techniques to shift your anger from heart to head so you can you let off steam without scalding anyone in the process.>>

  • 5 Picture Hanging Tips>>

    You just bought the perfect piece of art. But where to put it? The living room? The kitchen? Should you hang it high up on the wall, or maybe lower? These tips will help you demystify the art of picture hanging.>>

  • 5 Steps to Starting a Vegetable Garden>>

    Starting up a vegetable garden is a big job, but it’s endlessly rewarding: you’ll grow tasty, healthy vegetables for you and your family, and you’ll be helping the planet by encouraging local food production. Here’s a very quick guide to starting up your own veggie garden.>>

  • 7 Ways to Make Walking More Enjoyable>>

    Walking is a great form of exercise and the best part is that it’s completely free. Forget pricey gym memberships. Learn how you can make the most out of this easy exercise without spending a dime.>>

  • 5 Things To Do with Paper Towels>>

    Paper towels are handy for cleaning up messes. But did you know you can also use them to microwave bacon, keep produce fresh, and prevent cast iron from rusting?>>

  • Top Ten Rules for Regifting>>

    Some say it’s cheap, others say it’s frugal; some say it’s unforgivable and still others say it’s simply another form of recycling. But no matter what anyone says, regifting is here to stay! So here’s how to do it guilt-free—and how to not get caught.>>

  • How To Survive Eating Out>>

    By employing a few tricks when eating out, you can easily avoid hidden fats, excessive salt and other common restaurant food downfalls. Here’s how.>>

  • 6 Healthy Eating Tips for Thanksgiving>>

    The holidays are the hardest time of year to eat right. Luckily, a Thanksgiving turkey means you’ll be eating lean white meat, which is a great start toward healthier eating. Find out what else you can do to enjoy your meal without increasing your waistline and cholesterol.>>

  • Preventing Identity Theft at the Office>>

    Could you become a victim of theft at the office? Your money may be under lock and key, but workplace thieves may be looking for something even more valuable: your identity.>>

  • 10 Tips to Cut Back on Your Drinking>>

    While it's normal to have a drink or two during a holiday celebration, do you know when you've had enough? Recognise some of the warning signs of alcoholism and cut down your drinking with these tips.>>

  • Friendly Ferrets>>

    Ferrets are playful, energenic and highly intelligent critters and make wonderful pets. But is a ferret the right pet for you? Here's some things to consider before making a decision.>>

  • What to Take on Winter Vacations>>

    Packing for a winter vacation requires a different strategy than packing for a summer one - and more than swapping out shorts for sweaters. We asked two travel experts for beyond-the-obvious suggestions on what to take and what to leave at home. Here's what they had to say:>>

  • Mousse-Filled Witches' Hats>>

    These rich snacks are filled with a creamy homemade mousse. Prepare them for your little goblins this Halloween.>>

  • Secrets for Well-Funded Wills>>

    Writing your will is about as enjoyable as listening to someone scratch their nails along a chalkboard. But are you aware of what could happen you don’t?>>

  • Secrets of Cottage Maintenance>>

    Whether you love the country or just love getting away from the city, here are some tips for keeping your getaway place a stress-free zone.>>

  • 10 Tips for Selecting the Ideal Fireplace>>

    Consumers find they need help making the best choice for their home. To facilitate this process, we've come up with 10 consumer-friendly tips for selecting the ideal fireplace.>>

  • Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions>>

    We've all done it—made New Year’s resolutions. But how many of us are successful? Here are some tips on picking a resolution you can achieve, and strategies for sticking with it. >>