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Old 12-12-2011, 11:43 PM   #1
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Default 25 clever ideas to make life easier


Why didn’t I think of that?! We guarantee you’ll be uttering those words more than once at these ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve everyday problems …
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Those are AWESOME! I'm personally going to be using:

the straw idea to hull strawberries.

using a pillowcase to neatly store the matching sheet set is genius - it appeals to my obssessive - I mean ORGANIZED mind...

shower caps for shoe storage - I weep at the brilliance...

cone cupcakes - makes me wish I had small children but I'll save that one up for something spectacular.

tension bar for my stunning array of cleaners - joy!

gutter garden - yeah, baby! I think I know who I can sweet talk some extra guttering out of as well.

And I'll start saving egg cartons tomorrow for ornaments - I'll add this - the styrofoam egg crates for larger eggs would be outstanding for oddly shaped or very delicate ornaments.

Thanx so much for posting this list.
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Old 12-13-2011, 10:04 AM   #3
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We will have 10 kids with us for New Years--I think we'll try the cone cupcakes! Sweet idea!
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Old 12-13-2011, 12:06 PM   #4
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The cookie bowls for ice cream look good, but several reviews say it doesn't work. I wonder if people are trying to use a regular cookie recipe with baking powder/soda and they're rising too much. The recipe given has no leavening in it.

I think I might try it, but with regular muffin pans instead.
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