Beat summer's heat with an easy-to-sew cool tie! This bright cotton neckerchief has a summer secret: a filling of water-absorbing polymer granules from the garden center.
Soaked in water, the cool tie's polymer granules absorb more than 200% their weight in water. Tied around the neck or worn as a headband, a cool tie provides all-day cool relief through evaporation.
The cool tie is simple to sew, requiring only a straight-stitch sewing machine. It's lightweight and unbreakable--perfect for gifts or to include in care packages for our troops. This Marine Mom recommends it! Read More >>
After squeezing lemon halves for a recipe, give them a second life to freshen the microwave. In a microwave-safe bowl, cover lemon halves with 3/4 cup water, then bring mixture to a boil (about 3 minutes). Leave the bowl in the microwave for 10 minutes, then wipe inside surfaces clean. Cuts food odors!