Simple ingredients in your kitchen that can be used to make life easy.
Having ants all over your kitchen? Keep the peel of cucumbers wherever you see them. Ants do not like them and will disappear.
To get clean and clear ice boil the water before freezing.
To make your mirrors shine clean them with spirit or wipe them clean with tea decoction.
Sat on a chewing gum by mistake and stuck with it? Keep the fabric inside the freezer for a few minutes and pull it out.
Soaking white clothes in a bucket of hot water with a some lime slices for about half an hour will help in making them sparkling white.
Add a tablespoon of vinegar to the last rinse to make hair shiny.
Chew gum while chopping onions to avoid tears.
While cooking cabbage the smell that emanates puts off a lot of people. Drop a piece of bread into the pan and the smell will disappear.
Sprinkle black pepper in places frequented by rats and you will see the last of them.
To remove ink stains rub the affected part with a generous dose of toothpaste and let it dry fully. Then wash thoroughly.
To peal the skin off sweet potatoes in a jiffy soak in cold water after boiling.