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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Household Hints - Save time, save money, save energy

To prepare a treatment for dry damaged hair, stir together 3 tbsp. honey, 1 tbsp. olive oil for 1 minute, until mixture is smooth. Apply to freshly shampooed hair, let soak in for 10-12 minutes. Rinse off with warm water. This makes enough for 1 application.

Seal splits in a cutting board (caused by the wood drying out) by covering it with a damp cloth for several hours. This will make the wood fibers swell.