Extraordinary Uses

15 Secret Pantry Ingredients that Make Your Recipes Better
15 Secret Pantry Ingredients that Make Your Recipes Better

Try these surprising ways to make your favorite recipes taste better, using everyday pantry items. >>

Win/Fail: Which
Win/Fail: Which “As Seen on TV” Products Are Worth It?

The best and worst "As Seen on TV" products, from dog-hair picker-uppers to hands-free wine… >>

13 Weird Tricks to Clean Your Car
13 Weird Tricks to Clean Your Car

We found simple, cheap, unexpected tips on how to wash your car to keep it cleaner for longer. >>

Yulia Brodskaya: Paper Art
Yulia Brodskaya: Paper Art

Artist Yulia Brodskaya’s client list includes Starbucks, Hermes, and now, Reader’s Digest. But… >>

13 Surprising Uses for Coffee
13 Surprising Uses for Coffee

Here's how to use coffee after brewing and give new life to coffee grounds, cans, and the java… >>

7 Extraordinary Uses for Olive Oil
7 Extraordinary Uses for Olive Oil

Take your bottle of olive oil out of the kitchen and find out other surprising uses for it around… >>

10 Extraordinary Uses for Objects on Thanksgiving
10 Extraordinary Uses for Objects on Thanksgiving

How can ice cube trays, dental floss and coffee filters help you out on Thanksgiving day? Browse… >>

Extraordinary Uses for Objects in the Kitchen
Extraordinary Uses for Objects in the Kitchen

Use these tools you have on hand to create the perfect meal. >>

Homemade School Supplies
Homemade School Supplies

Go back to school the smart way with our clever collection of frugal ideas using common household… >>

5 Poison Ivy Remedies You Have at Home
5 Poison Ivy Remedies You Have at Home

Solutions for calming the irritations of poison ivy. >>

3 Cleaning Tricks Using Cotton Balls
3 Cleaning Tricks Using Cotton Balls

These bathroom mainstays make manicures and makeup removal a breeze, but guess what else they can… >>

3 Surprising Uses for Jell-O
3 Surprising Uses for Jell-O

Jell-O, the wiggly and jiggly sweet, is the perfect summer dessert or quick snack on the go; but it… >>

6 Secret Laundry Ingredients
6 Secret Laundry Ingredients

Get whiter whites and darker darks with these ingenious additions to your laundry. >>

5 Ways Your Microwave Can Help With the Housework
5 Ways Your Microwave Can Help With the Housework

Here are a few things we bet you didn’t know your microwave could do. >>

Budget-Friendly Bathroom Cleaning Secrets
Budget-Friendly Bathroom Cleaning Secrets

You don't need expensive cleaning supplies to keep your bathroom spick-and-span. Try these everyday… >>

Inexpensive Ideas for Your Bedroom
Inexpensive Ideas for Your Bedroom

Discover how to decorate on the cheap, organize your closets better, and keep your rooms -- and… >>

Useful Items for Cleaning Almost Anything
Useful Items for Cleaning Almost Anything

Find timesaving strategies for cleaning anything around your home and get answers to your specific… >>

Care for Clothing on the Cheap
Care for Clothing on the Cheap

Got a run in your pantyhose? Need to zap a stain? Here are thrifty tricks for keeping your clothes… >>

Gardening Tricks Using Common Household Supplies
Gardening Tricks Using Common Household Supplies

Did you know that tea leaves can make your rosebushes grow better? We have many more clever… >>

Everyday Items for Hobbies and Fun
Everyday Items for Hobbies and Fun

These things can come in handy whether you're going on a family vacation or taking time off to go… >>