Need to try this.
Cream-of-Whatever Soup Substitute
Soak steel wool in apple cider vinegar, rub down new wood with the soaked steel wool for an instantly aged wood look. Good to know for "vintage" signs.
12 preplanned, prepaid date nights.
De-tarnish ALL your silver ALL at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil! Thanks, Susan Branch!
Seam Ripper as Vacuum Roller Cleaner
How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
Working with Sugar "Dealing with sugar and all it's quirks is pretty much par for the course when it comes to making candy. The thing to remember is that sugar always wants to re-crystallize and will do so at the least provocation. The tips below will help avoid a mess of crystallized sugar when you're melting sugar into a syrup: "
Candy Making Basics: How to Work with Sugar
Clothes keep slipping off plastic hangers? Use a hot glue gun to apply a zig zag pattern on the arms of your plastic hangers to prevent all your wide-necked shirts from falling off. Works like a charm!