Life Hacks Archive

22 Things Your Mother Should Have Told You

1. Stuff a miniature marshmallow in the bottom of a sugar cone to prevent ice cream drips. 2. Use a meat baster to “squeeze” your pancake batter onto the hot griddle and you’ll get perfectly shaped pancakes every time…. 3. To keep potatoes from budding, place an apple in the bag with the potatoes…. 4.

How To Make Watermelon Taste Better

Take your watermelon to the next level. Just a small pinch of salt on unripened fruit can actually reduce its bitterness. And on perfectly ripened fruit, a pinch of salt can amplify the fruits natural flavor. Try using a really good soy sauce instead of salt. Put a little bit in a bowl, cut your

3 OTHER Things You Can Do With Toothpaste

And you thought brushing your teeth was the only thing you could do with toothpaste. Strengthening nails Put the toothpaste on your nails and rub for 10 minutes. Nails gently massage without rough movements that can harm. If the cuticles aren’t whole, you should wait to heal, and then start applying the paste. Razor cuts

Natural Spider Killer

We all dislike those nasty spiders in our homes. Here is a natural way to get rid of them. Print Natural Spider Killer Ingredients 1 cup of vinegar 1 cup of finely ground black pepper 1 teaspoon oil 1 teaspoon liquid dish soap warm water spray bottle Instructions Put ingredients into a spray bottle and

Uses For Household Borax

  Print Uses For Household Borax Instructions Carpet Cleaning Use a ½ cup of Borax per gallon of water in carpet steam cleaning machines. Fruit Trees Sprinkle a cup of borax around a full-sized apple tree every 3-4 years to add boron, a trace mineral, to the soil. It is needed for good cell wall

Clean And Deodorize A Sponge In A Microwave

Print Clean And Deodorize A Sponge In A Microwave Instructions First, pour a little lemon juice into a bowl of water. Then, soak the sponge in the solution and put it in the microwave on high for one minute.