50 great household hints- #11. Burned a pot of rice? Just place a piece of white bread on top of the rice for 5-10 minutes to draw out the burned flavor. Be careful not to scrape the burned pieces off of the bottom of the pan when serving the rice. #17. To keep potatoes from budding in the bag, put an apple in with them.
Find out if the eggs in your fridge are still good by just using a bowl of water. Awesome budget tip. Fill a bowl with cold water and place an egg in it. Sinks = Good Floats = Bad Why – Old eggs have less liquid in it causing them to float.
Prevent molding Berries! Swish Berries around in a solution with 1 part vinegar to 10 parts water to prevent molding. Rinse with water if desired, but you can't taste vinegar. Drain and let air dry on paper towel. Store raspberries up to 1 week and strawberries up to 2 weeks. The vinegar kills any mold spores and other bacteria that might be on the surface of the fruit.
Lots of helpful tips - separate bananas to last longer, reheat pizza in a non-stick skillet, store cheese in foil, add tsp of water when browning hamburger, use wet cotton ball to pick up small glass shards, etc.