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Posted by on Mar. 23, 2013 at 1:56 PM
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Clean silk from fresh corn

If you hate picking the silk off freshly husked ears of corn, then you'll love this paper towel trick. Dampen one and run it across the ear. The towel picks up the silk, and the corn is ready for the boiling pot or the grill.

Photo by Alice Henneman/Flickr Commons

by on Mar. 23, 2013 at 1:56 PM
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suziejax
by Platinum Member on Mar. 23, 2013 at 2:32 PM

I do that

LifeCafe42
by Nora on Mar. 23, 2013 at 2:34 PM
Great tip!
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Stevensmomma
by Platinum Member on Mar. 23, 2013 at 2:48 PM

oh wow gonna do this next time

Wish2Be
by Michelle on Mar. 23, 2013 at 8:21 PM
Neat!
momofsixangels
by Colleen on Mar. 23, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Love it

brownhoney21
by Ruby Member on Mar. 23, 2013 at 8:42 PM

 

Quoting Stevensmomma:

oh wow gonna do this next time

 

lalasmama2007
by Ticia on Mar. 23, 2013 at 8:44 PM

TFS!

HollyBerry1013
by on Mar. 23, 2013 at 9:05 PM
Love it
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MamaMandee
by Mandee on Mar. 23, 2013 at 11:49 PM
Im buying some corn this week so I can try it lol
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lasombrs
by Sara on Mar. 24, 2013 at 7:46 AM

thats pretty cool

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