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Keep Bananas Fresh Longer - Cut a piece of plastic wrap about the size of your palm. Wrap the plastic tightly at the top/crown of the bananas. Carefully remove and replace the plastic cling wrap each time you get a banana. Enjoy days longer than usual!

Wrap banana stems in plastic wrap to keep them fresh longer!

How to Keep Bananas Fresh

MOM Tip: Keep your bananas fresh longer by separating each banana from the bunch and then wrap each stem in plastic wrap. This will slow the ripening process and your bananas should stay fresh longer more days.

Switch your food storage from plastic to glass.  It is healthier for the environment and more economical.  (Your groceries will last longer!)

Mason jars are your friend. Mason jars are your friend. They provide a healthier and longer-lasting alternative to plastic tupperware, which deteriorates and stains easily. Produce will keep a few days longer if stored in a jar.

Using toothpaste, a banana, a rag and window cleaner we will show you how to remove scratches from a DVD and with any luck the unplayable will become playable.

How To Remove DVD Scratches With a Banana

35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects: Use a banana to fix a DVD, mayonnaise to remove water stains from wood surfaces, and 33 other tips

Cleaning fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix. Add all fruit/veggies and soak for 10 minutes. Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding.

Give your veggies and fruits a vinegar water bath to kill bacteria. They stay fresh longer, too. white distilled vinegar to 1 pint of water. Rinse thoroughly after.

Tons of home remedy tips and tricks for every household! I was stoked after reading a few of them.

Tons of home remedy tips and tricks

Lots of great ideas/tips! Take your bananas apart when you get home from the store. If you leave them connected at the stem, they ripen faster. Store your opened chunks of cheese in aluminum foil. It will stay fresh much longer and not mold……

Save your veggies

27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible. -If you love cooking but are tortured by the cruel, limited shelf life of fresh foods, these tips are for you. - DIY and Crafts

How long food lasts

The saying "when in doubt, throw it out!" may not be the most accurate way to determine how long food lasts. This simple chart gives you a better idea of when you should keep or toss your food.

Fresh-Produce - need to come back to this to do better with my fresh foods in the fridge!

I can never seem to go through all of our CSA share before things go bad. Love these 7 Tips to Make Fruits & Veggies Last Longer [Infographic]

Unclog drain mix :) 1/2 c. baking soda, 1/2 c. vinegar. Put down sink cover the drain, wait 15 minutes and pour about 5 C. boiling water down. You might need to use a something long to poke it down inside the drain to help it. Used this today and it worked!! by batjas88

To unclog a drain, mix: cup baking soda and cup vinegar. Pour down sink, cover the drain, wait 15 minutes, then pour about 5 cups of boiling water down. You might need to use a something long to poke it down inside the drain to help it.