make crystal clear ice! Use boiling water instead of tap water to make clear ice. Great for putting fruit, herbs, flowers or surprises in. Need to remember this one.
Diy ice melting spray: Saving this idea for the Cold Days ahead! Hate scraping off ice! Ice Proofing the Car Windows with Vinegar water! Just spray on windows and ice will melt away! Totally making a bottle of this for this winter!
36 Kitchen Tips and Tricks That Nobody Told You About: Drape a paper towel over the top of a bowl of salad, then cover it with plastic wrap and keep the lettuce fresh for a whole week!
How to clean pesticides off fruits and vegetables
How to clean fruits and veggies: soak them in a ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with non-organic apples. No, it doesn't change the taste.
A simple method for keeping Cilantro fresh longer ! Place in a small jar of water, covered with a plastic sandwich bag & place in refrigerator ! Remains fresh for just over 4 weeks !
Easy Recipes Kids Can Help Make
Breed gummy worms in ice and infest a cold drink. Put the worms in an ice-cube tray, letting them stick out of the top and sprawl over the edges, and fill tray with water; Add cubes to a clear beverage, and watch as kids squirm with delight.
A page full of "did you knows". Such as, if you place a wooden spoon over a pot of boiling water, it won't boil over. Peppers with 3 bumps are sweet and good for eating, peppers with 4 bumps are firm and good for cooking.
A Sweet Cool Down: Fruit Ice Cubes
Summer Ice Cubes: I'm growing mint, so I love this idea with a flavored ice tea. Note to self: buy ice cube trays.
Make your own lunchbox icepacks from dollar store sponges soaked in water and put in ziplock bag. When they thaw, the sponge absorbs the water. I completely forgot about this handy trick! After lunch take squeeze the sponge and wash up hands and face!
30 Squeaky-Clean Laundry Hacks
Dry erase marker on the washer for clothes that are inside that shouldn't be dried! Maybe not in washer machine but a dry erase board in the laundry room!