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From the home of John and Paula Gallagher. To shave legs, use hair conditioner or even better yet - buy the cheapest shampoo w/conditioner. Works great and costs half as much in the long run.
From Gretchen Dutra. I have one more for you: For burned on, baked on food (really nasty pans) put a squirt of automatic dishwasher detergent with water in the pan let it soak for about 20 minutes, magic... comes off like butter!
From Leslie Plebuch. Here's one of my favorites: Save an old facial tissue box and then stuff recycled plastic bags into the box. It holds many bags but still allows pulling out one bag at a time.
From someone. To calm an upset stomach suck on peppermint candy.
From Pat. I have 6 children. At different times I have had 2 in diapers together. Baby wipe are so expensive that I found a more "frugal" substitute. I cut my husband's old t-shirts into "wipe-size" and make a solution of 2 tablespoons baby shampoo with 2 cups water. I then soak the t-shirt scraps until they are really wet; ring out the excess and store them in a plastic bowl with a cover. I always keep a plastic bag with me for the soiled ones. I have a small diaper pail that I fill with a solution of detergent (hand washable kind) that I put them in to soak (this removes a lot). I just wash them and reuse them.
From Mike Skelly. Of course you should never pay interest on a credit card bill, but beyond that make the credit card pay you! I use a True Value Hardware MasterCard. It pays a straight one percent back on all purchases on the card. So every six months I get a certificate payable to True Value. Last fall I used my $50 certificate to buy a couple of hand tools and got $20+ back in cash as change besides! I buy all my gasoline and groceries with the credit card (they add up fast but are expenses that I would have anyway so I don't do any splurge spending). I can pay off the balance every month because it's the same money that I would already need to save for those bills, so I never pay interest. An added bonus is that the money stays in my checking account to earn interest all month until I pay the credit card bill instead of being drawn out each week. Another added bonus is that it cuts down on the number of checks I write which makes the check book a lot easier to balance. I have heard that GM offers a similar credit card that credits 1% of payments toward the next car you buy (from a GM dealer), and Discover Card is similar except they don't give any credit for the first $1000 spent annually. Shop smart.