25 CLEVER IDEAS TO MAKE LIFE EASIER

Why didnít I think of that? Youíll l be uttering those words more than once

at these ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve everyday problems...

some you never knew you had! 

.
image

Hull strawberries easily using a straw.

 

image

Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes.

 

 

image

Remove crayon masterpieces from your TV or computer screen with WD40

(also works on walls).

 
 

image

Stop cut apples browning in your childs lunch box by securing with a rubber band.

 

image

Overhaul your linen cupboard store bed linen sets inside one of their own

pillowcases and there will be no more hunting through piles for a match.

 
 

image

Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone / iPod in a bowl
the concave shape amplifies the music.

 

image

Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.

 

image

Attach a Velcro strip to the wall to store soft toys.

 
 

image

Look up! Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls against the ceiling,

rather than cluttering up the floor.

 

image

 Find tiny lost items like earrings by putting a stocking over the vacuum hose.

 

image

Make an instant cupcake carrier by cutting crosses into a box lid.

 
 

image

For those who can't stand the scrunching and bunching: 
how to perfectly
fold a fitted sheet.

 

image

Forever losing your bathroom essentials? Use magnetic strips to store bobby

pins (and tweezers and clippers) behind a vanity door.

 
 

image

A tip for holiday packing. Store shoes inside shower caps to stop dirty soles

rubbing on your clothes. And you can find them in just about every hotel!

 
 

image

A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets hold the plastic cups down to

make them tip-resistant.

 

image

Bread tags make the perfect-sized cord labels.

 

image

Bake cupcakes directly in ice-cream cones so much more fun and easier for kids

to eat. Definitely doing this!

 

image

Microwave your own popcorn in a plain brown paper bag. Much healthier and

cheaper than the packet stuff.

 

image

Brilliant space-saver: install a tension rod to hang your spray bottles. Genius!

 

image

Win friends at breakfast with this heart-shaped egg tutorial.

 

image

Turn your muffin pan upside down, bake cookie-dough over the top and voila

you have cookie bowls for fruit or ice-cream. Click here for recipe.

 

image

Freeze Aloe Vera in ice-cube trays for soothing sunburn relief.

 

image

Gutter garden: Create a window-box veggie patch using guttering.

 

image

Use egg cartons to separate and store your Christmas decorations.

 

NEXT PAGE

disclaimer

Please visit  stories, etc. for more pictures, stories, etc.