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What He Does With A Baking Cooling Rack Will Leave You Scratching Your Head

What He Does With A Baking Cooling Rack Will Leave You Scratching Your Head

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As it turns out, these handy cookie cooling racks aren't just good for driving me insane as I wait for my baked goods to become edible. Flickr / Kari Sullivan Just in time for summer, the fruit chopping trick below will save you time and annoyance...plus, it's pretty fun to do. Grab a baking cooling rack, a banana (or avocado), and get slicing! This is genius! And if you needed another reason to use this hack, bananas are actually really good for you. Maybe you're not into fruit salad? Here are some ripened banana recipes to try instead. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/cooling-rack-hack/
18 Super Genius Holiday Life Hacks That’ll Make Decorating So Much Easier

18 Super Genius Holiday Life Hacks That’ll Make Decorating So Much Easier

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There is nothing I dread more than decorating for the holidays. Don't get me wrong, I love the festive, cozy look, but the tangled lights, knotty garland, and crumpled tree limbs are enough to make anyone wish for spring. I know that I make it harder on myself by not storing things properly the year before, but not all of us are born crafty geniuses. Luckily, we've found 18 life hacks that will make getting ready for the holidays a bit more tolerable this year. We can't guarantee that you'll win "best decorated in the neighborhood," but you will be the most organized elf on the block. 1. Plastic cups offer a cheap and effective way to store ornaments. For extra security, hot glue the cups to a piece of cardboard. Mom'...
Instead Of Putting This Dough In A Baking Dish, They Did Something So Much Better

Instead Of Putting This Dough In A Baking Dish, They Did Something So Much Better

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You know what's great? Pie. You know what's even better? A dessert that's like pie but easier to eat. If the sugary lovechild of pie and french fries sounds like something you'd like to stuff in your face, then this is the recipe for you. The folks over at TipBuzz blended up apple pie filling, smeared it on some dough, and single-handedly made up for the sins of mankind with a treat that's about to change your outlook on life. Here's what you'll need: 2 premade pie crusts1 can of apple pie filling1/4 cup of sugar1 teaspoon of cinnamon1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg(Will to live is optional. If you do not have that on hand, it should return by the time these are done.) 1. Blend the pie filling in your food processor until it's smooth. Spread that on one pie crust, and then place the other c...
23 Decadent French Toast Recipes To Try This Weekend

23 Decadent French Toast Recipes To Try This Weekend

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When it comes to breakfast, having the same thing day in and day out can get pretty boring. It's only a matter of time before cereal and eggs are going to leave you bored and uninspired. Every once in a while I like to spice up my breakfast routine with a hearty and decadent French toast recipe that not only keeps me full until lunchtime, but also gives me a little moment of delicious zen in the morning.But there's so much more to French toast than the basic recipe we all know and love. Take a look at these 23 breakfast confections that'd fit right in at a Parisian pâtisserie. 1. Not all French toast recipes require plain old white bread. Mix it up a bit with zucchini-banana bread to take your breakfast to the next le...
Pay Attention: You’ve Been Eating These 21 Foods The Wrong Way Your Whole Life.

Pay Attention: You’ve Been Eating These 21 Foods The Wrong Way Your Whole Life.

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Eating food should come naturally to 99.9% of people. After all, you need to do it to survive. However, there are times when just how to eat your food becomes an issue. Have you ever been sitting at a fancy restaurant, paralyzed by your choice of forks? It's unfortunate, but sometimes food can be way more complicated than we usually think.  That's why Internet geniuses created this genius hacks for eating food. Don't let your snacks get the best of you. These ideas are simply brilliant.  1.) This is for salad addicts: make to-go salads in mason jars. Whatever you do, do NOT put the salad dressing on the top. reddit 2.) When eating tacos, use lettuce as a delicious safety net. ...
11 Health Benefits You Could Be Getting From That Glass Of Whiskey

11 Health Benefits You Could Be Getting From That Glass Of Whiskey

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I know we talk a lot about wine around here, but I love to drink whiskey. It's my airport go-to. A honey whiskey on the rocks while I wait during a layover is one of my favorite things in the world. Little did I know that my guilty pleasure is actually healthy! Here are 11 health benefits to drinking whiskey, but remember to drink responsibly. Without moderation, you won't get these benefits. 1. Improved memory. Flickr / Neil Conway Inside whiskey are antioxidants that can help improve brain function. Alcohol also improves blood circulation, which is related to how our brains work. Read More: Can't Stand The Heat? Get Out Of The Kitchen And Lower Your Risk Of Heart Disease 2. Stress relief. ...
15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); When it comes to how I feel about buying and storing produce, I tend to identify with Jim Gaffigan spiritually. Sometimes to save time I throw out my avocados out at the grocery store.— Jim Gaffigan (@JimGaffigan) November 6, 2012 In what is adulthood's truest test, humans are expected to buy roughly 136 pounds of produce a week to presumably eat said produce over the course of seven days, only to realize that cookies exist. When Saturday rolls around and it's time to venture out to the grocery store, we must first purge our fridges of those fallen, leafy, rotten heroes that we once again neglected in favor of frozen pizzas and overall happiness.Fortunately, the i...