Getting Rid of Mildew Odor in Towels

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Dear Home Ec 101,I'm not always great about making sure my towels get dried the same day they are washed. This leads to them smelling like mildew. Will the smell go away? Can I do anything to make it go away? Or did I just ruin all my towels?Signed, Mildewed in MinneapolisHeather says:*READER WARNING* I don't think I've stopped ...

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Drying Sweaters

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Dear Home-Ec 101,I love, love, love my sweaters!  I anxiously await the autumn weather so I can wear them again. When I dry them in the dryer (even without heat) they get beat up and often the seam (especially where a turtle-neck is attached) will begin to unravel and fray.  I have attempted hanging the sweaters but the resulting unsightly ...

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How to Cook a Bolar Roast

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Heather says:Just yesterday, I was checking out some of my usual suspects on the blogging circuit when I stumbled upon a post at Musings of a Housewife. Jo-Lynne was lamenting only having bolar roasts left from her bulk beef purchase.I had never heard of a bolar roast so I did some internet sleuthing. Do  you remember when we talked about ...

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