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.

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