Laundry tips & family life

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DIY drawer liners with Purex Sta‑Flo Starch Crafts, Videos

DIY drawer liners with Purex Sta‑Flo Starch

Revamp your dresser to get the shabby shic and trendy look that’s simple and affordable. You could update the look for any dresser – from a hand-me-down to the brand-new!

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Challenge your kids to read one hundred books Crafts, Family Life

Challenge your kids to read one hundred books

Fuel your kids with imagination and adventure with our Bright Minds Reading Challenge! Print out the FREE progress chart and challenge your kids to aim higher and read more.

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How to easily remove crayon stains Stain Lab

How to easily remove crayon stains

As many times as you may tell your school-age children that crayons are for coloring on paper, they inevitably manage to color on themselves. What do you do when your child comes walking home with a rainbow of crayon colors all over his shirt?

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Create your own decorative votive jar with Purex Sta‑Flo Starch Crafts, Videos

Create your own decorative votive jar with Purex Sta‑Flo Starch

What you’ll need: Purex Sta-Flo liquid starch • fabric • Mason jar • mixing bowl • scissors • ribbon • charms • candle

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Enjoy a family “stay-cation” with these fun ideas Family Life, Tips & Tricks

Enjoy a family “stay-cation” with these fun ideas

Plan and enjoy a great family vacation without ever leaving home! How much time do you have: a day, a week maybe, or just a couple of hours? You can plan a stay-cation that is every bit as fantastic as leaving the homestead. Stay-cations are a terrific way to quickly recharge, and plan some alone time mixed with family time.

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How to easily remove guacamole stains Stain Lab

How to easily remove guacamole stains

One of my favorite snacks is a bowl of fresh guacamole and a bag of crisp tortilla chips. Yum! But how many times does that chip break under the weight of the scrumptious guacamole, leaving you with an avocado stain across a shirt or pair of pants? Don’t panic, and don’t rub at the spot!

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