Author: Editors of Yankee Magazine

Category: Hobbies, Crafts and DIY

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Deal starts: July 26, 2020

Deal ends: July 26, 2020


Wonder what Grandma would have used to clean greasy kitchen walls? Cure a sore throat? Conquer insect pests in her vegetable garden? Wonder no longer! Whatever your grandma did to fix and maintain things around the house and garden, it probably worked. That's because the old ways are often the best ways when it comes to solutions for everyday problems, ideas for saving time, and handy advice for getting the job done. And that's where 1,001 Old-Time Household Hints comes in. Find the best hints, tips, and secrets for everything from cooking, cleaning, and home maintenance to pet care, gardening, and holiday celebrations. You'll also find ways to adapt and improve some old-time methods. Discover an amazing variety of useful and clever ideas, including how to:Clean copper pans, using buttermilk and saltMake real sourdough bread the way the pioneers didFight wrinkles and create kissable lipsUse natural ingredients to repair your hairCreate your own unique perfumeOrganize common space in your homeUse ivory soap for polishing silver and insect controlSafely separate drinking glasses that have been stuck togetherAnd more!With 1,001 Old-Time Household Hints on your kitchen table or nightstand, you're always in the good company of an old-timer who's ready to dispense a helpful hint, encouraging word, or sage secret at the turn of a page.310 color photographs