Set up a regular cleaning schedule to remove ceiling fan dust; otherwise it will continue to fly around a room. To clean, turn off fan and spray an old sock with furniture polish or dampen with water and wipe each fan blade.
The fat that comes out of meats when they cook, running into the bottom of the pan. Drippings can added to a thickener, such as cornstarch or flour, or with a liquid like wine, bouillon or water to make a tasty sauce or gravy.
Transform plain pretzels by dipping them into chocolate. Melt your favorite chocolate in a double boiler. Get your family involved by having them dunk the pretzels (with tongs) into the hot chocolate. Lay them on a sheet of waxed paper or a wire rack so the chocolate can cool.