Recycle a kid's toothbrush as a Whiteboard Eraser
Rinse clean any used kid's toothbrush for your children to use as a whiteboard eraser anytime they write or draw on the board.
~ Wong Yu Ting, Edgefield Plains
Recycle newspapers to keep vegetables fresh
Wrap vegetables in newspaper before storing them in the refrigerator. Doing so will help keep them fresh for many days.
~ Choo wee Jiang, Lorong Sarhad
Keep bugs away with bay leaves
Put a couple of bay leaves in areas such as drawers, behind the refrigerator or in dark corners where bugs often hide. The bay leaves will keep them away.
~ Dutt Ekta, River Valley Close
Get rid of a smoky odour
Place a bowl of vinegar in a room if you wish to get rid of a smoky odour.
~Narinder Kaur, Eunos Crescent
No more ants
To get rid of ants, sprinkle some turmeric powder in the areas where they usually are. The powder will get rid of the ants immediately.
~Rupa Kumar, River valley road.
Keep Fat Away
If the soup, sauce or casserole that you are making is turning out too greasy - oily, drop an ice cube into it. The ice cube will attract the grease, which you can then easily scoop out.
~Erene Reano, Pasir ris Drive 6