Take your bananas apart when you get home from the store. If you leave them connected at the stem, they ripen faster. Store your opened chunks of cheese in aluminum foil. It will stay fresh much longer and not mold. Peppers with 3 bumps on the bottom are sweeter and better for eating. Peppers with 4 bumps on the bottom are firmer and better for cooking. Add a teaspoon of water when frying ground beef. It will help pull the grease away from the meat. To really make...
This space is created by opening the space between the studs in the wall. Small, skinny spot, but look at all of the fabulous storage with small pantry items that take forever to find - a great idea to steal space and have a big impact.
Healthy baking substitutions! Great ideas here.
Love this idea for a coat closet.
Why didn't I know this during all these years of renting? Hang a curtain rod, on command strip hooks.
A gazillion uses for Dawn. Good to know.
All natural green ant killer for pennies and it works just as well as expensive poison! This natural ant killer can be used in a garden to sustain an organic environment.
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"For anyone that may not know, the BEST way to make hard-boiled eggs is in the OVEN! Place the eggs in a muffin tray so they do not move around, turn the oven to 325 degrees, pop in for about 25-30 minutes and remove! Not only are they tastier, but they also are much easier to peel!" ...WOW, I did NOT know this...I will definitely be trying it!!
Self Stick tiles for wire shelving.
If you petrify a brush with dried paint, just soak it in Murphy's Oil for 24 to 48 hours and it dissolves all the paint and makes it like new. OH RLY?! Awesome
Who knew? If emergency occurs... While the blood is gushing - hold pressure and crack open an egg. Peel that membrane off and put it on the wound (continue holding pressure) The membrane will harden and keep the wound closed until you can get to the ER for stitches
100 Uses For Magic Erasers
You can use HYDROGEN PEROXIDE to get rid of armpit stains, to clean cookie sheets, as a miracle cleaner in your kitchen and bathroom, and to make your own “oxi clean”. This stuff is amazingly versatile!
All Natural Drain Cleaner!
How to escape zip ties. Every girl should know this information. Awesome.
To paint over ANY surface, without sanding, use a product called 'ESP Easy Surface Prep', available at hardware and paint shops. Wipe on, wipe off and paint in 90 minutes. Works well over enamel paint , without having to sand. SAVES HOURS of work. It was recommended to me by a professional painter.
**did this on 3/23/13** IT WORKS!!! then cleaned the whole carpet by putting white vinegar instead of shampoo in the machine...my carpet looks new...WOW How to Clean Stubborn Carpet Stains with an Iron and Vinegar/Water Solution: Spray carpet with solution. Lay damp cloth over spot. Iron over it with steam iron. Stain is gone! This REALLY works!
Wait.. what??? I always see sheets that I wish were curtains because theyre cheaper! Hot glue ribbon tabs to turn a bed sheet into a no-sew curtain. Freaking Brilliant!
Flight attendant shows you how to pack 10 days worth of clothes into a carry-on... i will be happy i pinned this next time i pack
Love these little galvanized tins used to hold packets like oatmeal and drink mixes. Removing items like these from their boxes saves lots of room.
How to Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan (a firefighters wife begs you to clean these things, they are a VERY common cause of fires!)
How to remove permanent marker from everything! ~ Read the comments section for ideas and tips for stain removal.
Baskets in the closet for scarves, accesories, etc - must do!