Here’s Something About Your Coffee Maker That Could Shock You

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Now that we know how we’ve been drinking coffee wrong, there’s another important coffee fact we have to address. Did you know that, most likely, you’ve got mold growing in your coffee maker right now? A 2011 study from NSF International found that about half of coffee makers (we’re talking the classic, basket-and-carafe kind here) ... read more

Quick Solution for Any Type of Stain

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We’ve featured a lot of great tips before about removing stains from clothing, floors and other fabrics. But in the heat of the moment when you first spill something, time is of the essence and you’ll most likely need a quick answer as to what to use to stop the stain before it sets in. ... read more

When Is the Right Time to Give Your Child a Cell Phone?

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Nothing makes us feel older than saying “back in our day,” but as recently as 10 years ago, having a cell phone was not just a given. Kids rarely had them, and even many adults were still just using landlines. Nowadays, it seems like everyone in the world has a cell phone, and it seems ... read more

Website of the Week: GoodRx

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Prescription drug prices are different at every pharmacy, and it can be tough to know which pharmacy to go to to get the best price for the medicine you need. But there’s a great site out there that can help you figure it out. Let’s take a look at GoodRx. Over at GoodRx, you can ... read more

Clever Ways to Dye Fabrics With Foods from Your Kitchen

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Whether you need to dye fabrics or yarn, you don’t necessarily need to purchase dye. You’ve likely got some great natural dye options right in your own kitchen. If you need to dye something brown or tan, onion skins will do the trick. And cabbage will give you a really pretty purple color. And shockingly, ... read more

How to Be the Coolest Pizza Chef on the Block

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When we first saw this cheesy creation from heaven, we were speechless. Sure, this looks like, perhaps, the worst thing for any diet, but it sure looks delicious. The pizza cake craze began in a Canadian pizza chain, but now people everywhere have been trying out their own versions. Pillsbury actually published their own take ... read more

Genius Way to Serve a Pineapple

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Pineapples are delicious, whether you’re enjoying them as a snack or a healthier dessert option. But when it comes to serving a whole pineapple, it can be a bit intimidating figuring out the best way to cut it and display it. Dave Hax has a great suggestion that makes serving (and more importantly, eating) pineapple ... read more

Top 5 Amazon Savings Secrets

Amazon.com is a great place to find deals on nearly everything, but if you simply put in a little more effort, you could end up surprising yourself with how much you can save. We’ve given you some ideas before, but here are some more tricks for scoring deals over at Amazon: Subscribe & Save: when ... read more

My Frugal Story: Cinbad

How did you first become interested in saving money? When I was a kid I saved my lunch money. We could pay alacart so I saved on lunch, only buying what I wanted to eat. I would use the money to buy clothes & whatever. I once sent my older brother in college money when ... read more