Tips i liked from Essentials magazine
-Remove stains with strawberries: to brighten teeth and remove stains, simply cut a strawberry in half and rub the surface along your teeth.
-Have a smoother shave: Use hair conditioner.
-Use icecube trays to store jewellery in your dressing table. The little compartments are great for keeping rings and earrings tidy.
-An over the door hanger makes a great display for beads and necklaces.
-Hang hooks on walls and hang bags and hats on them so you can see at a glance what you have and it looks quite arty too.
-Stop hiccups: Swallow one teaspoon of vinegar.
-Eradicate ink stains on clothes: Spray with hairspray and then wash.
-Make flowers last longer: Put 2 teaspoons of mouthwash in the water if you haven't got any flower food.
-Squeeze the most out of your shampoo: Decant your shampoo into a pump action dispenser, it'll last twice as long.
-Put sheets of newspaper on top of kitchen cupboards and replace occasionally - you'll never get a build up of greasy debris.
-Remove tough stains from crockery by rubbing with lemon rinds.
-Put a timer on your chores: Use a kitchen timer to set time lilits for household tasks so that your left with plenty of 'me' time.
-Vaseline the rim of nailvarnish bottles before you put the lid back on so it won't be so difficult to open next time.
-Spray the end of thread with hairspray to make it stiff and easier to thread a needle.
-Put a fragrant tumble dryer sheet in your vacumn bag so that when vacuming it leaves a nice smell.
-Doily your design: A simple way to decorate a cake is to place a doily on top and sprinkle icing sugar over, a fancy pattern will be left.
-Keep a ceramic tile and a non permanent pen near the phone and use it to write down messages - you can clean it afterwards.
-Build up of gunk on your iron? Just scrub with aluminium foil.