Why didn’t I think of that?! We guarantee you’ll
be uttering those words more than once at these
ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve
Hull strawberries easily using a straw.
Bread tags make the perfect cord labels.
Attach a Velcro strip to the wall to store soft toys.
Remove crayon masterpieces from your TV or
computer screen with WD40.
Install a tension rod to hang your spray bottles.
Store shoes inside shower caps to stop dirty
soles rubbing on your clothes. And you can
find them in just about every hotel.
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.
For those who cant stand the scrunching and
bunching: how to perfectly fold a fitted sheet.
Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes.
Forever losing your bathroom essentials? Use
magnetic strips to store bobby pins, tweezers
and clippers, behind a vanity door.
Find tiny lost items like earrings by putting a
stocking over the vacuum hose.
Create a window-box veggie patch using guttering.
Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls
against the ceiling, rather than cluttering up the
Use egg cartons to separate and store your
Make an instant cupcake carrier by cutting
crosses into a box lid.
Turn your muffin pan upside down, bake cookie-dough over the top and voila, you have cookie bowls for fruit or ice-cream.
Bake cupcakes directly in ice-cream cones, so
much more fun and easier for kids to eat.
A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets
hold the plastic cups down to make them
Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.
Freeze Aloe Vera in ice-cube trays for soothing
Rub baby powder on your skin to get the sand off at the beach.
Microwave your own popcorn in a plain brown paper bag. Much healthier and cheaper than the packet stuff.
Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone & iPod in a bowl. The concave shape amplifies the music.