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21 Life Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind

Why didn't I think of that!?

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    When life throws you curve balls, sometimes it's hard to know what to do. Keep clicking to learn these mind-blowing life hacks to help make everyday just a little bit easier!

    End a jar of Nutella with ice cream. It's an instant Sundae, and you're not wasting ANY sweet hazelnutty goodness.

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    Cut a cake evenly into squares by using dental floss.

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    Never get your fingers in the milk when dunking Oreos. Get a full milk-to-cookie ratio by using a fork.

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    Never mistake your luggage from someone else's again. Put a ribbon on your bag to tell yours apart from others.

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    Bacon and pancakes just got better. It's a one stop shop for breakfast!

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    Keep your straw in place when drinking soda out of a can. Turn the soda tab to hold the straw in place.

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    If most of your keys are the same shape, it can get confusing when you need to figure out which one is which. Painting nail polish on keys to help you know the difference will definitely make your life easier.

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    If you're in the mood for a cold glass of wine, don't put ice cubes in the glass, it will water everything down! Frozen grapes will chill the wine, and when you're done drinking you'll have the fruit left over to eat!

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    Keep your cords in place with a binder clip.

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    Keep your iced coffee cold without watering it down by making coffee ice cubes.

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    Water proof your shoes with beeswax.
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    Bounce your batteries to see if they're good or bad. FYI, dead batteries will bounce.
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    Keeping a wooden spoon on top of a pot keeps the water from boiling over.

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    Never lose a remote again with velcro.

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    Put your old soap onto the new bar to make it last without falling apart.

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    Ask pizza places for directions instead of gas stations. Those pizza delivery guys will know the lay of the land better than anyone.

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    Use a suitcase with wheels for moving books. You will avoid straining your back, plus it's a lot faster.

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    Tagging wires with bread clips is an easy way to tell which wire is which.

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    Bake cupcakes right into cones for no mess! Plus it makes for one cool looking dessert!

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    Use a binder clip to stack beer in the fridge and keep them in place. You do need room for food in there after all!

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    You can also use binder clips as a DIY camera holder for hands-free video chatting!

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