Tips

Planning Meals An Entire Year in Advance ?

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

FRIENDSWOOD, Texas¬† — Do you know what you’re cooking for dinner tonight? Planning ahead can be a great way to save time and money¬†but one woman is taking it to a whole new level.
It may be hard to believe, but a Friendswood mom not only knows what she is feeding her family every single night […]

Household Tip #7

Friday, August 15th, 2008

After drying sheets, put both sheets and one pillowcase in the other pillow case. Fold neatly in a square. Next time you change sheets, you just take the one pillow case and all the sheets and pillow case are inside. No need to look for matches.

Household Tip #6

Friday, August 15th, 2008

To keep cat litter fresh smelling, mix baby powder in with the litter.

Household Tips #5

Saturday, July 5th, 2008

Resealing an Envelope: Sealed envelope - Put in the freezer for a few hours, then slide a knife under the flap. The envelope can then be resealed.
Organize the Cords: Use Empty toilet paper roll to store appliance cords. It keeps them neat and you can write on the roll what appliance it belongs to.
Cleaning Artificial […]

Household Tips #4

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

When stacking delicate china plates, use a used jar ring between plates to keep them from being scratched.
To remedy those stinky shoes, stuff them with newspaper and let them sit overnight.
If your salt is clumping in the shaker, add a few grains of rice to absorb moisture.

Household Tips #3

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Alternative Uses For Toothpaste-
To remove crayon marks, squirt a small dab of non-gel toothpaste onto the wall where the crayon marks are. Rub gently with a soft cloth, then rinse with warm water.
If you are having trouble getting garlic or onion odors off your hands, wash them using a blob of toothpaste.
Clean rubber soles by […]

Household Tip #2

Friday, June 13th, 2008

Household Tip #2 Slip a section of a plastic soda straw over the end of the tube inside your spray bottle of window cleaner to reach the fluid left at the bottom.

Household Tip #1

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Clean cast iron skillets with a paste of coarse salt and water. The coarse salt acts as a great scrubbing agent !