7 Household Uses for Butter

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Untangling Jewelry
When that dainty gold necklace gets knots in it, don't fret. Simply apply a little bit of butter to the knot and use a pin or needle to untangle the gold. ... more 
Photo by: istockphoto.com
Untangling Jewelry
When that dainty gold necklace gets knots in it, don't fret. Simply apply a little bit of butter to the knot and use a pin or needle to untangle the gold. Wash it with a little soapy water and it will be untangled and shiny again!
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Fri, Aug 24, 2012 12:32 PM EDT
Butter has been used for all kinds of household needs for generations. The oil and fat that gives it that wonderful flavor also makes it a great lubricant and moisturizer. I remember watching my grandparents grab a pat of butter to help lessen the severity of a bruise or to moisten dry hands when I was a child. Here are 7 other interesting household uses for butter, none of which involve eating it! - By Laura Levy



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