Repurpose Old Seatbelts as Gate Latches, Keep Cauliflower Heads White with Panty Hose, and More Country Lore

Capture fine sawdust with PVC pipe and a pillow case, make a perforated card with a sewing machine, pack breakable baby shower gifts in diapers, use straws to keep necklaces from tangling, and other household tips from MOTHER’s readers.



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Keep your cauliflower heads white by covering them with old panty hose legs.
PHOTO: FOTOLIA/GIUSEPPE BLASIOLI
Growing Cauliflower Head
Keep your cauliflower heads white by covering them with old panty hose legs.
PHOTO: FOTOLIA/GIUSEPPE BLASIOLI
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Keep your cauliflower heads white by covering them with old panty hose legs.
PHOTO: FOTOLIA/GIUSEPPE BLASIOLI











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