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Mason Jar as Blender Jar

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

Mayonnaise jar used for blendingAntonis AchilleosRealSimple.co

Is it cheaper to buy a whole new blender or just replace that busted blender jar? Until you figure that one out, you might try this: Many detachable blade assemblies screw right onto a mayo jar or a small-mouth Mason jar. Don't fill it by more than half, though, and as with any regular blender, avoid very hot liquids.

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