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Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Homemade Garlic Spread

By Reena Nerbas Toilet Bowl Stains Dear Reena, How do I remove stains out of toilet bowls? Bells Dear Bells,…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Keeping the Bathroom Clean and Organized

By Reena Nerbas Stuck Lids on Nail Polish Dear Reena, I have many bottles of nail polish that I am…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Freezable Foods

By Reena Nerbas Old Christmas Cards and Magazines Dear Reena, I have hundreds of Christmas cards that I will be…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Keep Potatoes from Sprouting

By Reena Nerbas Sprouting Potatoes Dear Reena, Every time I store potatoes at my house, within days they start to…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Spring Cleaning

By Reena Nerbas Grimy Shower Head Dear Reena, I recently moved into a 30-year-old apartment, and the place is filthy.…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Cooking Fish

By Reena Nerbas Cheesecake Dear Reena, I am having a dinner party, and would like to make cheesecake for dessert.…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Furnace Filters

By Reena Nerbas Extra Buttons Dear Reena, Many of the jackets and suits that I buy are sold with an…

10 Tips on Beating the Winter Blues

Depending on where you live—New York City versus Los Angeles—winter will either be something you dread or something that passes…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Yellowing Lino

By Reena Nerbas Thermos in the Dishwasher Dear Reena, I recently purchased a stainless-steel thermos with foil wrapped around the…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Homemade Air Freshner Banishes Odour of Curry

By Reena Nerbas Rusty Cutlery Dear Reena, I have a lot of rust stains on my stainless-steel cutlery, is there…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Tips About Cheese

By Reena Nerbas Homemade Mayonnaise Dear Reena, I am looking for a recipe for homemade mayonnaise. No one I know…

Nourishment is About More Than Just Food: 5 Ways to Nourish your Health

But wait, why am I even using the word “nourishment” if I’m not talking about food? The reason I am…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Clip It!

By Reena Nerbas Rejuvenate Markers Dear Reena, Do you have any tips for how to rejuvenate Sharpie markers? Radah Dear…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Getting Rid of Unwanted Odors

By Reena Nerbas Odor in Sheets Hi Reena, Despite regularly washing my sheets, they have an odor that will not…

Solutions & Substitutions by Reena: Storing Christmas Decorations

By Reena Nerbas Glue on Glass Door of Wood Stove Dear Reena, Can you please tell me what to use…