Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Hints from Heloise

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Hints from Heloise

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Dear Heloise: I love your column and had to laugh about the woman and her cake, when she used the "cup of coffee" in it.

My husband laughed at my hint. We have a coffee-maker with little black "feet" that were always marking up the counter top when it was moved. I searched the house over for something to stick on them. I found some bunion pads and cut them in small pieces.

It worked great!

*****

Dear Heloise: No socks get mixed up at my house. I band each pair with a small rubber band.

Just one fold and no stretching the tops. Now all we do is grab a pair.

*****

Dear Heloise: My refrigerator went on the blink while I was on vacation. Now there is a terrible odor of spoiled meat that I can't remove.

I've even tried baking soda to no avail. What else can I do? The smell is awful.

There are several things you can try that may help absorb the odor.

First, take everything out of the refrigerator and freezer. …

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