Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Mosquito Bite Relief
To get rid of itch from mosquito bites try applying soap on the area instant relief.
Potatoes will take food stains off your fingers. Just slice and rub raw potato on the stains and rinse with water.
Try using latex dish washing gloves. They give a non-slip grip that makes opening jars easy.
Cure for headaches
Take a lime, cut it in half and rub it on your forehead. The throbbing will go away.
Place a slice of apple in hardened brown sugar to soften it back.
To keep potatoes from budding, place an apple in the bag with the potatoes.
Keep biscuits fresh for a longer time by adding a piece of blotting paper to the bottom of the container.
Spice Up Your Life
Store spices in a cool, dark place. Humidity, light and heat will cause herbs and spices to lose their flavor more quickly.
Keeping Mixer Blades Sharp
To do so, once every month grind some common salt in your mixer.
To freshen a garbage disposal system try sprinkling baking soda in it along with a few drops dish-washing liquid before washing it off.
Curds Gone Sour
Fresh coconut removes excessive sourness from curds. Add three pieces of fresh coconut to curds that has gone sour.
Honey And Custard
Honey enhances the taste of custard. Add a teaspoon of honey along with sugar to the custard.
Soda bicarbonate paste is handy in removing tea and turmeric stains from glasses and crockery. Apply the paste to the affected area, allow it to stay for 15 to 20 minutes and wash the utensil under running water.
Added excess turmeric powder to a vegetable? Don't panic! Just cover the vessel's mouth with a white muslin cloth. The cloth will absorb the excessive turmeric.
Refrigerate coffee powder; it will stay fresher for a longer time.