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Breathing in moist air can help soothe swollen tissue in your nose and throat. Turn on a cool mist humidifier to increase the amount of moisture in your room. You can buy humidifiers at most retailers.
Burning Eyes: Drink more water to increase eye moisture and reduce dryness. Dry eyes can trigger stinging, burning, and irritation.
Eat a High-Protein Breakfast. It helps in reducing weight.
Stay hydrated. The average human body is made up of about 60% water, sometimes more. If your eyes are often dry, tired and blurry, try increasing your water intake. In addition, drinking plenty of water is important for your whole body.
For best results when you're baking, leave butter and eggs at room temperature overnight
Protect your skin: Avoid direct sun exposure as much as possible during peak UV radiation hours between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Drink milk before you go bed Milk has an amino acid in it called Tryptophan that increase the levels of serotonin and/or melatonin in the brain which slow down brain activity. Itís science folks.
You'll get more pop out of your popcorn if you store it in the freezer and pop while still frozen.
Don`t throw away the rice water after cooking. Use it to make soup or add it in making dal (lentils).
One Thing At A Time:- While you may have no choice but to multi-task a bit when preparing an entire meal, try not to get too many complicated things going on at the same time. This is a sure fire way to get food stuck to the pan or dry it out. Paying too much attention to one dish while ignoring another is a definite recipe for disaster. Plan ahead and consider which items will take the longest to cook and which items need the most attention while cooking. This will help you determine what order to prepare each dish so that each gets the time it requires.
Toaster cleaning tip : UNPLUG...Polish chrome with baking soda, shake out andknock loose crumbs with a brush and spray down with vinegar, lemon oiland water mixture.
Coffee maker cleaning tip : Make a solution of baking soda and water and run it through maker and run one follow up brew of clean water afterwards. Mix a solution of equals parts vinegar and water and brew it through the coffee maker. Follow this with two regular water brews to rinse. Mineral build up - cut down the build up of minerals in coffee makers by putting a loofah sponge or a marble inside the water tank toattract the minerals away from the coffee maker parts.
Refrigerator top Cleaning : If the top of the fridge is really dirty, grimy and greasy you may have tomix a mixture of one part ammonia to 10 parts water and let soak for awhile, then clean with above formula.
Regular oven cleaning technique (every month): 2 tsp baking soda 2 Tbs liquid castile soap 10 drops orange, lemon or lime essential oil 1/2 cup of water. Preheat oven to 250 degrees, turn off and leave oven door open. Combine the baking soda, soap, and essential oil in a clean spray bottle, add the water and shake well. Spray on oven walls and wait 20 minutes. Wipe clean and rinse well.
Microwave Cleaning Tip: Combine one tsp. of vinegar, ten drops of lemon extract, and four ounces of water into a microwave safe bowl, run microwave on high for four minutes. Wipe out the microwave with a paper towel.
Leafy Vegetables Preservation Preserve freshness of leafy vegetables by keeping them in cotton bags instead of polythene bags.
Wine Stains Treat wine stains immediately. To absorb the spill, sprinkle salt liberally over the area and then wash in cold water with a regular detergent. You can also use hydrogen peroxide to get rid of the stain.
Reduction in dry time
Drying multiple loads one after the other will reduce overall dry time by utilizing heat retained by the dryer from previous loads.
Tips to make your kettle last for long time ! *Never leave water in your kettle, empty it out after every use. *A kettle full of lime scale consumes a lot more energy to boil, so simply keep your kettle clean at all times, to save your energy bill.
Electronic Kettle Cleaning Cut a lemon or lime into 4 pieces. Fill the kettle with water up to the maximum level, squeeze and put the lemon slices inside, and boil the water. Let the water cool down for 1 hour and boil the water again. The kettle will be as clean as new.
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