Use a shallow basket in your kitchen to keep your essentials looking tidy. More storage solutions using baskets: http://www.bhg.com/decorating/storage/organization-basics/storage-solutions-using-baskets/
Borax Ant Killer Ingredients: 1 cup of very warm water ½ cup of sugar 2 tablespoons of borax powder (found in laundry aisle) Mix together until dissolved. Soak cotton ball, place on stiff paper & put near all ant trails. Ants will flock to eat & then take back to colony & kill off. Keep remainder in frid. You may need to put out a few times.
How To Clean Silver With Baking Soda & Aluminum Foil - I've been trying out some green cleaning tips to get rid of those icky "lock them under the sink" chemicals and I found a new favorite. This tip for cleaning your silverware is quick, easy, uses things from around the kitchen, and it works! Yay!