07 Apr '11, 6pm

12 tips to save money by cutting waste:

12 tips to save money by cutting waste:

Bar Soap: "Use sudsy water to 'glue' the last sliver to a new bar." Condiments: "Remove the mayonnaise coating the sides and contoured bottom of the jar with a pliable, long-handled rubber spatula. For tangy condiments like ketchup, mustard, and barbecue sauce, add a few drops of cider vinegar and swish it around. Also, store the bottles upside down for easier extraction. Many now come with large flat lids." Cookies: "Put broken cookies in a food processor and grind into crumbs. Then keep them in a plastic bag in your freezer. When you have enough, use them to make a crust for cream pie or cheesecake." Laundry Detergent: "When the bottle seems empty, use water as the machine fills to swish out the remaining liquid detergent and pour it in with the load." Pump-top Hand Lotion: "Unscrew the pump top and pour what you can into another (nonpump) bottle. Recap the original bott...

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