January 20 - 26, 2011
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• "Stir eggs while boiling to keep the yolks centered, such as when you are making deviled eggs or soft-boiled eggs for breakfast." -- T.D. in Mississippi • Kitchen substitution: Make your own "sour milk" to stand in for buttermilk. Just add 1 tablespoon of either white vinegar or lemon juice to a measuring cup, then add enough milk to make a cup. Stir and let stand a minute or two before using. • To prevent hangnails, give yourself a hand massage and use a little olive oil while you're at it. Rub a few drops of the oil into your nail beds for healthier cuticles. answers on page 18
• Your bar of soap will last longer if you let it dry out for a few days before using it. • "If you have leftover paint in your can, get a balloon and blow it up to fit in the empty space of the can. Press it into the paint can and close the lid. It keeps a scummy glob from forming on the paint's surface." -- A.C. in Washington © 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.