Why Didn't I Think of That
When you paint a room, put some extra paint in a baby jar* and keep it handy for quick touch-ups. pinner said *I did this Aug. 2011 - don't use a baby food jar - use a peanut butter jar that has a PLASTIC lid or it will rust - that was a tip from my painter - it's all stored in a cabinet in the house - just take it out and shake well and use a q-tip for quick touch ups. This has got to be one of the best things I've ever pinned!!!!
27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible
Prepare pancake recipe of your choice or from a mix. Then pour all the batter into a large ziploc bag and freeze! Once you are ready to use it, take it out of the freezer to thaw, snip off a corner of the bag, and you have quick & mess free pancake mix! It's a great way to use up a few cups of milk before it expires!
$ 10 Appliance Makeover using Rustoleum Protective Enamel Paint in your color of choice. Full Tutorial.
DIY How to frost a cake with a paper towel and make it look like fondant
Grilled cheese for the whole fam! Bake grilled cheese between two baking sheets: the bread turns out crispy, the inside is gooey, and you can make a bunch at once. SO SMART!
How to paint bathroom tiles. No more worry about buying a house with outdated tile.
A tried and true method. Cut scrap paper to the size of the frame and mark the nail location on the paper. Using painter's tape, move the paper templates around the wall until satisfied. Then hammer the nail through the marks. Remove the paper template and hang!
this is one of those "why didn't I think of that?" ideas... bread ties to hold ends of tape
"Use this, Not that" list for healthier cooking. I've always done the applesauce sub, but there are other good swaps here as well!
When cooling cake layers, place bread slices on top to keep the cake layers soft and moist while the bread becomes hard as a rock
"Each member of the family has a mesh lingerie laundry bag, and a hook. They put their dirty socks in the bag each night. Then when it's full, you wash the whole mesh zipped up bag, and give it back! No more sorting through and figuring out which socks are for which person"
Who knew - add baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off ~~ add 1/2 tsp of baking soda to the water it will make the egg shell easier to peel.