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24 Of The Coolest Halloween Party Hacks That Will Give Your Guests A Fright

24 Of The Coolest Halloween Party Hacks That Will Give Your Guests A Fright

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); For some Halloween enthusiasts, there's more to the spooky holiday than dressing up and going door-to-door for candy. For them, it's all about throwing the perfect party. This is the one time of year when all of the kooks come out to play. Rather than throwing together a party last minute with some of the world's saddest decorations, why not plan ahead and throw a bash that your guests will be dying to attend?To help you ghoulish girls and guys get started, here are 24 Halloween party tricks that are sure to make your guests have a frighteningly good time. 1. Let the spirits guide you. Eighteen 25 2. Carving pumpkins can ...
These 20 Facts Could Literally Save Your Life One Day — Listen Up!

These 20 Facts Could Literally Save Your Life One Day — Listen Up!

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You never know when information that you consider to be useless could end up saving your life. In the heat of the moment, would you know what to do if your life was in danger? Sure, we all know that if you're on fire, you should stop, drop and roll, but useful information like that isn't always going to be so readily available in your mind. While hopefully you're never put in situations where these facts are needed, there's always a small chance that disaster could strike. Here are 20 safety facts and tips that could help you survive just about anything. 1. Make eye contact to prevent yourself from falling victim to criminals. Flickr / Simon_sees Most people tend to look down and ru...
These 20 Easy Cleaning Hacks Will Make Your House Shine In No Time

These 20 Easy Cleaning Hacks Will Make Your House Shine In No Time

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14 Super-Simple Kitchen Hacks That’ll Make Your Life Easier When Cooking

14 Super-Simple Kitchen Hacks That’ll Make Your Life Easier When Cooking

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As adults, we know how long it takes to make a well-rounded meal in the kitchen. How did mom and dad make it look so easy when we were kids?! Spending hours cooking can be fatiguing, which is why it'd be helpful to know a few simple tricks to make the process go by faster. That's where these 14 epic hacks come in -- get ready to save tons of time in the kitchen! 1. Grill your bacon on a waffle maker. Food Network Stop dodging flying grease! Close the lid for two and a half minutes, open it, move the bacon around and heat for another two and a half minutes. Boom: perfect bacon in just five minutes. 2. Make pancakes in a bag. Mental Floss Never have pancake batter all over the place again. Just mix all ...
Dog Owners, Pay Attention. These 46 Brilliant Hacks Could Save Your Puppy’s Life.

Dog Owners, Pay Attention. These 46 Brilliant Hacks Could Save Your Puppy’s Life.

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Dog lovers are always looking to make things better for their pets and themselves. After all, what's better than making their lives a little better? Making yours too ;) That's why we've complied the 46 best doghacks for you. Enjoy! 1. Here's a great way to study and play at the same time. Yay multitasking! 2. Stop searching for that doggie shampoo and put everything in a shower cady. 3. Don't waste money on stuffed animals. Make a durable activity ball with a Hol-ee rubber ball, scraps of fabric, and treats. 4. Make your own anti-flea shampoo. 1 cup Dawn, 1 cup vinegar, and 1 quart of warm water. Massage in and let it sit for five minutes. ...
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...
10 Awesome Things You Can Do With All Those Carabiners You Have Sitting Around

10 Awesome Things You Can Do With All Those Carabiners You Have Sitting Around

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If you've ever been to an event that sends you out the door with a goody bag, you've probably opened it to find a pen, a lanyard, and for whatever reason, a carabiner. I personally never know what to do with them. And that's a problem, since I have approximately 35,000 carabiners hogging space in my junk drawer and I am 100 percent an indoor person.Fortunately, this guy just put together a little list of awesome carabiner hacks that are actually useful to those of us who definitely don't scale mountains in our free time. See? They're not just for campers! Which of these tricks will you try? Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/carabiner-tricks/
These 30 Inventions Will Transform Your Kitchen Into Awesomeness. #14 Though… What The?

These 30 Inventions Will Transform Your Kitchen Into Awesomeness. #14 Though… What The?

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When you have extra money to burn, it's difficult not to spend it on stuff that's just... cool. Stores like Sky Mall and Brookstone are full of strange gadgets that you'd probably never use, but want just the same. Some of these strange (and sometimes costly) tools could come it handy. However, it's doubtful you'd use them enough to justify their cost. These are some of the best kitchen gadgets out there that you would never find in your normal kitchen. 1.) Pacman: helping bakers the world over. 2.) Need to store knives and satisfy your need to stab people? 3.) Or want to freak out your guests? 4.) It's hard to say what this does, ...