Save Money – Don’t Toss that Potato Water


I have a feeling that there will be a lot of water being used to boil potatoes over the next couple days.  After all, aren’t mashed potatoes a staple for Thanksgiving. Well, do yourself a favor and don’t toss that Potato Water.  Turns out it has many uses including cooking, … [Read more...]

Repurpose Your Stockpile | 10 Uses for Miracle Whip


I’m not crazy about condiments on my food, but it turns out there are some great ways to repurpose these items.  Previously I shared 9 ideas for Mustard.  Today, I have 10 uses for Miracle Whip. I love being able to repurpose items like these, because you can often get them at … [Read more...]

10 ways to Repurpose Disposable Diapers


It’s a happy day in a household when your little one gets toilet trained, but what do you do with those leftover diapers.  Well, you can hold on to them for future little ones or you can donate them, but here’s why you might want to hold on to a couple.  II  turns out they can be … [Read more...]

10 Great Uses for Orange Peels that will Save you Money


  My kids love to eat oranges and occasionally I’ll use a bit of the peel for orange zest, but honestly I cringe when I have to toss the rest of the peel.  Many times I’ll send at least part of it down my garbage disposal since it makes it smell nice and fresh, but there … [Read more...]

A Dozen Uses for Leftover Coffee Grounds


Do you love your coffee, but hate throwing away all those Coffee Grounds?  Here's a dozen ideas for you. Disguise Cellulite — I don’t know if it actually gets rid of it, but it will reduce it’s appearance. Mix an egg white with the day’s used coffee grounds warmed up in the … [Read more...]