6 Uses for Silica Gel Packets- Don't Throw Them Away! #organizing #tips
Helium is really expensive! I wonder if this works? I don't think that they would float the same way as a helium filled ballon, but it sure would be a fun DIY project to try!
If you prefer soft cookies, use CORNSTARCH instead of baking powder. The dough itself ends up looking exactly like ice cream - very close to the Keebler Soft Batch Cookies
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Lemonade Kool-Aid as Dishwasher Cleaner Clean lime deposits and iron stains inside the dishwasher by pouring a packet of lemonade Kool-Aid (only flavor that works) into the detergent cup and run the empty dishwasher. The citric acid wipes out stains.
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$2 for a mouthguard, <$0.5 cents for H202 (Hydrogen Peroxide) Baking Soda. 20 min a day x 2 weeks. And after getting those sparkling teeth, you will thank me for saving you $750. Or maybe even more.
The Quick Way to Get Perfectly Softened Butter (without melting it!)
Right after using the grill, unplug it and place a wet double-sheet of paper towel between the lid and the surface. The leftover heat causes the towel to steam and clean the grill. Wiping it dry with another paper towel is all that’s needed. I'm going to try with waffle iron.
Skinny Shake: tastes like a Wendys frosty: 3/4 cup Almond Milk, about 15 ice cubes, 1/2 tsp Vanilla, 1-2 Tbsp unsweetened Cocoa powder, and1/3 of a frozen banana. Blend well.
How to Keep Brown Sugar Soft! #kitchentips
This site has a removal for every stain imaginable!
smelly shoe trick.
Blow into bag then seal it tightly - CO2 prevents the greens from getting soggy! How To Store Salad Greens Who knew??
(Works! My strawberries usually would last only a week, but after this they lasted 2.5!!) Cleaning fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix. Add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes. Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding. will DEF have to try this!
Orajel for Mosquito Bites- This is a sure fix for mosquito bites. Every time you get bitten by a mosquito, use Orajel or any toothache gel medicine and it works! It stops the itching instantly and will not itch again. It isn't greasy, sticky, or smelly. It's convenient to put right in your pocket :)
Gardening Tip - Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener.
wish I knew this years ago- Right after using the grill, unplug it and place a wet double-sheet of paper towel between the lid and the surface. The leftover heat causes the towel to steam and clean the grill. Wiping it dry with another paper towel is all that’s needed.
take coffee grinds with olive oil, and make into a paste. massage well into the area with stretch marks for about 5 minutes. then take a hot towel, and wrap it around the area for about 20-25 minutes. remove and wash off with warm water. also, when you are finished, apply a moisturizer to the area. the olive oil with the caffeine in the grinds, will help stimulate the area to remove the stretch marks. Do this 1-3 times a week you will start to notice a difference within 2 weeks! worth a try?...
How to get oil stains out even if you've already washed and dried the garment.
Cream of chemical...no thanks. 2T butter + 2T flour (sauteed) + 1 c. milk. Add whatever (boullion, dried mushrooms, etc.)
When buying fruit and veggies, always soak them in a 1:4 ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with nonorganic apples. At the end of the bath, sometimes you can even see cloudy like stuff in the water from the skins and waxes, and dirt on the bottom. Works awesome! Once I did this to blackberries and they were good for 3 WEEKS! That's unheard of with berries & water. The vinegar is KEY :)
Perfectly shredded chicken in seconds.... throw cooked chicken (still warm/hot) in Kitchen Aid with the paddle attachment. Turn to speed 4-6 and in 20 seconds you'll have perfect, restaurant style shredded chicken. What!