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Thursday, July 05 , 2012

Mustard Removes Odors

If you want to re-use glass food jars, you may want to remove the odors left by the original contents.

For a medium-sized jar, put one teaspoon of dry mustard in the jar; fill to the rim with water. Leave it that way for 4 to 6 hours and rinse thoroughly with hot water. The jar should be odor-free.

Friday, March 23 , 2012

Keep Smells From Sticking

Line a container with plastic wrap before you put in foods—such as cheese, peanut butter, salami, sour pickles or tuna fish—that might have lingering smells.