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No more tears when cutting onions

Burn a candle the next time you cut onions. The candle burning will prevent the onions from making you cry. The gas released by the onion is drawn into the flame of a candle. Onions always make me cry!

Consider these ideas your invisible assistants in the kitchen. No matter what stage of cooking (prepping, cooking, serving), they will be invaluable each time you don an apron.

Good Things for the Kitchen

Don't weep over chopped onions. If you cut them near an open flame, the gaseous…

Do you take care of your wood cutting boards? If you do, they have the potential to last for years! Here is a quick tutorial on how to oil and maintain wood cutting boards in just a few minutes each month.

How to Oil and Treat Wood Cutting Boards

How to Cut an Onion Without Crying (We Tried Everything!)

There aren’t many things that can bring me to tears.except… onions. Here are couple tricks how to cut onion without crying

How to cut an onion, without the tears

22 Kitchen Hacks that will forever change your life. Check out the list and save time and money in the kitchen using these hacks.

Good tip on removing that "onion" smell from your cutting boards

I love the added flavor onion adds to my food but I HATE the smell! It gets on the cutting board, my hands, the whole house.

Embrulhe presentes com personalidade! Recorte o tampa da caixa e feche hermeticamente o vidro Use uma fita adesiva para alinhar ...

Embrulhe presentes com personalidade! Recorte o tampa da caixa e feche hermeticamente o vidro Use uma fita adesiva para alinhar ...

Coat the bottom of a shaving-cream can to fend off rust rings on the ledge of the tub.

Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Nail Polish as Rust Preventer. Coat the bottom of a shaving-cream can to fend off rust rings on the ledge of the tub. (Also apply clear nail polish to the joints of your shower caddy to help prevent rusting.

Estojo de lentes de contato sem uso, serve para ser porta comprimidos

When traveling, eliminate clunky bottles for nonprescription meds from your purse by popping the pills into a contact-lens case. Pills stored in a contact lens case.

Use spaghetti to light multiple candles or hard to reach candles or wicks. Carolina Charm: Handy Homemaker Tips & Tricks VI

Use raw spaghetti strands to light hard-to-reach candle wicks. and 35 other helpful tips Yeah, the spaghetti thing works!

Use apple slicer to quickly cut up potatoes for mashed potatoes or fries. Why have I never thought of this?

Use apple slicer to quickly cut up potatoes for mashed potatoes or fries. That's a great idea, I have an apple slicer and I never thought to use it for this!

1. All this time you’ve just been putting Bounce in the dryer! It will chase ants away when you lay a sheet near them.?? It also repels mice.    2. Spread sheets around foundation areas, or in trailers, or cars that are sitting and it keeps mice from entering your vehicle.    3. It takes the odor out of books and photo albums that don’t get opened too often. READ MORE

Good Ideas for Dryer Sheets-Bounce

Bounce- it will chase ants away, also repels mice, repels mosquitoes. Eliminate static electricity from your television (or computer) screen.

Equal Distribution

A bottle of oil pouring into a pan --- Use fork tines to poke holes in the foil seals of oil and syrup bottles to better control the way (and the amount) they pour.

New Uses for Every Day Kitchen Items. Some of these are no-brainers, but some are pretty clever.

Cooking New Uses for Old Things

Bowl as Garlic Peel Remover put garlic in bowl, cover with another bowl, shake & peels will flake off

Here is an interesting idea...Easily Wash 20 Pounds of Potatoes : throw them in the top shelf of the dishwasher; set on the quick rinse cycle and let your dishwasher clean the potatoes... great idea for large family dinners or holidays!

Thanksgiving Tip: Wash your potatoes in the dishwasher!

If you have 20 pounds of potatoes to wash for your Thanksgiving meal throw them in the top shelf of the dishwasher. Set on the quick rinse cycle and let your dishwasher clean the potatoes. WHO NEEDS 20 LBS. OF POTATOES?

How to Peel an Egg With a Spoon - Easier. faster. less mess. The only way you will peel your egg ever again!

How to Peel an Egg With a Spoon

How to Peel an Egg With a Spoon - Easier, faster, less mess. The only way you will peel your hard boiled egg ever again! I hate hate hate peeling eggs, this better work ;