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  1. gsaikripa

    gsaikripa Gold IL'ite

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    Keep the skin of cucumbers near the place or ant hole.




    2.To get pure and clean ice:
    Boil water first before freezing.





    3.To make the mirror shine:
    Clean with spirit




    4.To remove chewing gum from clothes:
    Keep the cloth in the freezer for an hour.



    5.To whiten white clothes
    Soak white clothes in hot water with a slice of lemon for 10 minutes 10.



    6.To give a shine to hair:
    Add one teaspoon of vinegar to hair, then wash hair.






    7.To get maximum juice out of lemons:
    Soak lemons in hot water for one hour, and then juice them.






    8.To avoid smell of cabbage while cooking:
    Keep a piece of bread on the cabbage in the vessel while cooking.






    9.To rid the smell of fish from your hands:
    Wash your hands with a little apple vinegar.






    10.To avoid tears while cutting onions:
    Chew gum.






    11.To boil potatoes quickly:
    Skin one potato from one side only before boiling.





    12.To boil eggs quickly:
    Add salt to the water and boil.






    13.To check freshness of fish:
    Put it in a bowl of cold water. If the fish floats, it's fresh.



    14.To check freshness of eggs:
    Put the egg in water. If it becomes horizontal, it's fresh. If it becomes slanting, its 3-4 days old. If it becomes vertical, its 10 days old. If it floats, it's stale.






    15.To remove ink from clothes:
    Put toothpaste on the ink spots generously and let it dry completely, then wash.




    16.To skin sweet potatoes quickly:
    Soak in cold water immediately after boiling.






    17.To get rid of mice or rats:
    Sprinkle black pepper in places where you find mice or rats. They will run away.
     
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    jaisapmm Silver IL'ite

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    Good posting

    Keep it up

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    umarao02 Senior IL'ite

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    Good and useful tips Saikripa,

    cheers,
    Uma
     
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    gsaikripa Gold IL'ite

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    dear viji,
    thanks...........
     
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    thanks for reading,Uma...............

    regards,
    saikripa
     
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    thank u so much.........

    Regards,
    saikripa
     
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    Prachi.B Bronze IL'ite

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    Nice Post. :clap
     
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    Cindhuja Gold IL'ite

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    Wow...gr8 tips....particularly the trick to find out good fish and egg. Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Nandshyam IL Hall of Fame

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    Good tips.. I chew something not necessarily gum while peeling/cutting onions
     

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