25 CLEVER IDEAS TO MAKE LIFE EASIER
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!
Hull strawberries easily using a straw.
Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes.
Remove crayon masterpieces from your TV or computer screen with WD40
Stop cut apples browning in your childs
lunch box by securing with a rubber band.
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.
Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone / iPod in a bowl
the concave shape amplifies the music.
Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.
Attach a Velcro strip to the wall to store soft toys.
Look up! Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls against the ceiling,
rather than cluttering up the floor.
Find tiny lost items like earrings by putting a stocking over the vacuum hose.
Make an instant cupcake carrier by cutting crosses into a box lid.
For those who can't stand the scrunching and bunching:
how to perfectly
fold a fitted sheet.
Forever losing your bathroom essentials? Use magnetic strips to store bobby
pins (and tweezers and clippers) behind a vanity door.
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!
A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets hold the plastic cups down to
Bread tags make the perfect-sized cord labels.
Bake cupcakes directly in ice-cream cones
so much more fun and easier for kids
to eat. Definitely doing this!
Microwave your own popcorn in a plain brown paper bag. Much healthier and
cheaper than the packet stuff.
Brilliant space-saver: install a tension rod to hang your spray bottles. Genius!
Win friends at breakfast with this heart-shaped egg tutorial.
Turn your muffin pan upside down, bake cookie-dough over the top and voila
Freeze Aloe Vera in ice-cube trays for soothing sunburn relief.
Gutter garden: Create a window-box veggie patch using guttering.
Use egg cartons to separate and store your Christmas decorations.
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