Life Hacks Archive

The Many Uses For Baby Powder

Refresh books: Give old books new life by sprinkling them with baby powder. It absorbs the moisture, getting rid of any mold, and leaves books fresh. Eyelashes: Beauty bloggers swear by this one. In between coats of mascara, use a cotton swab to dust baby powder on your lashes. Squeaky hardwood floors: Pour baby powder

How To Grow Tulips In A Vase

1. Choose a glass vase and add enough clear marbles or pebbles to fill about a third of the vase. 2. Add the tulip bulb (pointed end up) on top of the marbles. 3. Cover the bulb with a few more marbles or pebbles to help give the growing root support. 4. Add fresh water

How To Make Berries Last Longer

Fresh berries are very delicate and will mold fast. Now you can preserve them much longer. 1. As soon as you get the berries home, prepare a mixture of one part vinegar to ten parts filtered water into a bowl; apple or white cider vinegar works best. 2. Dump the fresh berries you recently purchased

Amazing Uses For Dawn Dish Soap

WILD LIFE Ever wonder why Dawn Dish washing Liquid is the wildlife cleaner of choice after an oil spill? According to the International Bird Rescue Research Center, Dawn effectively removes grease but does not cause harm to the skin of the birds. It’s also biodegradable and contains no phosphates. BUBBLES According to, Dawn dish

Alternative Uses for Olive Oil

  Print Alternative Uses for Olive Oil Instructions Shave. Olive oil can provide a safe and natural lubricant for a close shave. Rub in an extra teaspoon after washing your body or face once finished. Wood Furniture Polish. Wipe with a teaspoon of olive oil and a soft rag. Add a bit of vinegar of

Homemade Ketchup

  Print Homemade Ketchup Ingredients 2 cans peeled ground tomatoes 28 ounce 1/2 cup water divided 2/3 cup white sugar 3/4 cup distilled white vinegar 1 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 3/4 teaspoons salt 1/8 teaspoon celery salt 1/8 teaspoon mustard powder 1/4 teaspoon finely ground black pepper 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper