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06/22/2012 03:56 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Repurpose Rarely Used Appliances

There are many surprising things you can do with your ice cream maker, rice cooker, waffle iron, and milkshake machine. For example, your Ice Cream Maker can make cola slushies! Set up the machine according to the manufacturer's directions. Pour in one 12-ounce can of cola and start the machine. When a thick slush has formed (after 10 to 15 minutes), scoop it into two glasses and serve.

For more amazing things to do with your kitchen appliances, head over to Real Simple.

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