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how to put out a fire pit

How to Put Out a Fire Pit in 5 Simple Steps

With long summer nights and backyard fire season ahead, it's important to know how to put out a fire pit properly. We'll show you how using simple steps. Read more

how to grow wheatgrass

How to Grow Wheatgrass and Why You Should

If you've seen this superfood in health food stores, you may want to know how to grow wheatgrass yourself. We'll explore some benefits and growing tips below. Read more

cheesecloth alternative

10 Cheesecloth Alternatives You Might Already Have at Home

Cheesecloth is a useful tool in the kitchen, but what can you use when you haven't got any? Here are some cheesecloth alternatives you can try. Read more

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Hybrid Plants: The Pros and Cons of the Superplants

Hybrid plants, created by cross-pollinating two genetically different species, are bred to maximize the most desirable characteristics of the original plants. Read more

Can you microwave plastic

Can You Microwave Plastic Containers? Reasons Why You Shouldn’t

Plastics contain chemical compounds that can leach into our food, which can have damaging effects on our health. Find out why you shouldn't microwave plastic here. Read more

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How to Clean a Canvas Painting: A Simple Method

Cleaning a canvas painting regularly is the best way to ensure your treasured artwork lasts a lifetime. Learn how to clean a canvas painting safely here. Read more

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5 Uses for Rhubarb Leaves: Don’t Let Them Go to Waste

Although rhubarb leaves are poisonous to humans, you don't need to just throw them away! We'll look at the best ways to use rhubarb leaves. Read more

can you freeze sauerkraut

Can You Freeze Sauerkraut? 7 Tips for Fresh or Canned

Can you freeze sauerkraut? Read on to find out the difference between canned and fresh sauerkraut, plus several tips for freezing fermented cabbage. Read more