Survivor: College Students Money

College freshmen have no clue what they’re in for when it comes to the dangers of money in college. It isn’t just managing money to worry about, but the organizations out there waiting to ring them dry of their cash and coin. Survivor: College Students Because of this, it’s good to be prepared when going into college with a little or a lot of money. Grub The temptation of food is incredible in college, for several...

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The Secret To Great (but Easy) Student Cooking

There is perhaps no quicker, harsher or more educational cooking course than suddenly finding yourself in student halls with whatever cooking equipment your parents weren’t going to miss from their kitchen and all the ingredients you can buy with that term’s student loans. Yes, there are some who seem subsist entirely on Indian takeaway and delivery pizza, although you’ve no idea where they get the money from for...

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100 uses for vinegar

Vinegar is a versatile liquid that is created from the fermentation of ethanol with a wide range of uses and benefits that will be listed here. Floors No-wax floors:  To wash no-wax floors, add ½ cup of white distilled vinegar to a half-gallon of warm water. Carpet stain removal: A mixture of 1 teaspoon of liquid detergent and 1 teaspoon of white distilled vinegar in a pint of lukewarm water will remove non-oily stains from...

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Why Every College Student Should Own A Slow Cooker

These days, most college students run into two dilemmas when it comes to food: how easy it is to make, and how much it costs. With both of these factors in mind, there is no reason why any college student should go without a slow cooker. It is also a perfect way for parents to be sure that their child is still getting healthy meals away from home! Here are four great reasons why you should invest in a crock pot It Is Easy A slow...

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5 Best Food Conversion Calculators

At one time or another you had to convert between weight or volume when you wanted to cook or eat something. Measuring serving sizes are especially important if you are on some kind of diet or fitness plans. Please note: Converting between weight and volume depends on the density of the substance, which changes with temperature and pressure. Generally speaking the density data is approximate as temperature and pressure are not taken...

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Tips for Estimating Food Serving Sizes

Tips for Estimating Food Serving Sizes The Bread, Cereal, Rice, and Pasta Group 1 pancake a compact disc (CD) 1/2 cooked cup rice a cupcake wrapper full 1 piece of cornbread a bar of soap 1 cup of pasta, spaghetti, cereal a fist 2 cups of cooked pasta a full outstretched hand 1 cup of potatoes, rice, pasta a tennis ball, ice cream scoop The Vegetable Group 1 cup green salad a baseball or a fist 1 baked potato a fist 3/4 cup tomato...

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