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With Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas approaching, your kitchen is about to become a crazy hub of activity. It's stressful enough as it is managing the menus for these holidays, but to think about cleaning, too, in the midst of all that? Almost more than a person can bear. Take care of a few things now and it'll make your life easier. From the nine kitchen spots that could use a good scrub to how to fix scratches on white dinner plates, here are 15 posts to help you get your kitchen ready for the holidays:

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