Laundry tips & family life

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Make your own wacky putty with Purex Sta-Flo Starch Crafts, Videos

Make your own wacky putty with Purex Sta-Flo Starch

What you’ll need: Purex Sta-Flo liquid starch • Clear craft glue • Food coloring • A mixing bowl • A spatula

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Swimsuit fabric care tips & keeping pool towels fresh! Laundry, Tips & Tricks

Swimsuit fabric care tips & keeping pool towels fresh!

The kids are home from school, enjoying the lazy days of summer, and what could be more natural than kids in water? With all that water play comes mountains of extra laundry. Here are some care and laundry tips to help keep your towels and swimsuits in tiptop shape from the first day of summer to the last.

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Rust Stains Stain Lab

Rust Stains

Rust is not a stain that you combat using traditional methods. Detergent or typical stain removers are not going to be very effective, and do not use chlorine bleach! This can make the stain permanent.

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Grilling Basics – Become the next family Grill-Master! Family Life, Tips & Tricks

Grilling Basics – Become the next family Grill-Master!

Summer ads and magazines are filled with articles about backyard barbecues. Whether they’re recipe pieces or long how-to articles, most of them are directed toward people who own gas grills.

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School’s Out, Summer’s On – Family Guide to a Great Summer! Crafts, Family Life

School’s Out, Summer’s On – Family Guide to a Great Summer!

No school, no homework, and the freedom to play all day! There is no wonder why kids are looking forward to a great summer vacation, and there is no reason that parents can’t too!

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Greasy Stains Stain Lab

Greasy Stains

How many times does your child come home from school with greasy stains down the side of his or her pants because they couldn’t find a napkin after eating some yummy french fries? Or the stain down the front of a shirt from a French fry that took a tumble?

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