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Maria Hohenthal

Maria Hohenthal is a freelance writer for

preserving plums

Preserving Plums: 3 Ways to Enjoy Them Year Round

Preserving plums is a great way to enjoy this tasty fruit for longer. Here's how to freeze, dry and preserve plums in jams and sauces. Read more

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How to (Sustainably) Wash Shoes in the Washing Machine: 3 Steps

With mucky spring weather on the horizon, we’re all left wondering how to wash our shoes — is it even possible to wash sneakers? Read more

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How to Make Keto Cauliflower Rice

Cauliflower is a versatile vegetable that can be used as a low carb substitute for rice. We’ll show you a quick and easy recipe for keto cauliflower rice. Read more

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How Long Does Asparagus Last? How to Keep Asparagus Fresh

Wondering how long asparagus lasts? Storing it properly can help extend its shelf-life. We’ll share our best tips for storing asparagus to keep it fresh. Read more

How To Clean Microfiber Cloths

How To Clean a Microfiber Cloth: What You Need to Know

Cleaning a microfiber cloth properly will help keep it intact and functional longer. Here are our top tips for washing and drying your microfiber cloths. Read more

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Potato Printing: How to Make and Use Potato Stamps

Potato printing is a simple technique that is fun for adults and children alike. In this article, we’ll show you how to make potato stamps and how to use them. Read more

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Growing Vegetables from Scraps: How to Regrow Vegetables

Regrowing vegetables from scraps on the windowsill or in the garden is a great way to reduce food waste. Find out how to get started. Read more

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Freezing Soup: Methods, Tips and Tricks

Freezing soup is a great way of ensuring you'll have nice dinners all winter long. We'll look at how to freeze soup and what you should pay attention to. Read more