Life hacks are meant to simplify your life, it’s a strategy or technique adopted in order to manage one’s time and daily activities in a more efficient way.
Here are 20 awesome life hacks that might help you in your daily life!!
- Smelly Shoes
If you have bad-smelling shoes, place a few dry tea bags inside each shoe to absorb the smell. If your shoes are not just smelly but also wet, fill them with a mixture of rice and baking soda and leave for a few days.
2. Make ice last longer in a cooler
When you go to the beach and take your cooler with you, sprinkle salt on the ice so that it stays frozen for much longer.
3. Fresh breath with apple
If you left home and forgot to brush your teeth or you ran out of toothpaste, chewing an apple can help with bad breath.
4. Wooden Spoon
This old trick never fails. To keep your pot from boiling over, put a wooden spoon over the top of it. If it starts to boil up too high, the spoon will pop the bubbles and keep it from overflowing quickly.
5. Open stuck lid
You’ve probably heard numerous ways to open a stubborn jar lid. One of the most well-known and effective methods is to remove the lid using duct tape. But here’s what you can do if you don’t have duct tape on hand.
Keeping it clean while eating Popsicle is a bit tricky especially under the heat of the sun. But if you got cupcake wrapper then your”e in luck. Just make a hole in the middle of the wrapper and insert the Popsicle stick into the hole of the wrapper
7. Cookbook Holder
Its hard to cook while holding the cookbook at the same time. But its not a problem when you have a pants hanger hanging in your laundry room. Open your cookbook and clip its top edges with the two clips in the hanger. Now you can just take a peak while preparing your ingredients.
8. Cable Management
Through the years, many of us gradually own more electronics. Once you have a computer, a printer, and mobile devices in place, you will start to feel overwhelmed with cables and cords. Fortunately, there is a low-cost life hack to the rescue – binder clips as cable catchers. By using binder clips, you can easily keep your cables organized.
9. Remove toilet bowl stain
Pour a can of Coca-Cola into the toilet bowl, and let it sit overnight. Then wash it with soapy water, and flush clean.
10. Start a Fire
Chips are not just a tasty snack. Fat, oil, and the chemicals present in chips make them a perfect fire-starting material.
11. Separate egg yolks with water bottle
Quickly and easily separate egg yolks from the egg whites using water bottle to avoid a mess and makes it fun to do.
12. Frozen grape Cubes
Keep your wine chill without watering it by using frozen grapes instead of ice. The grapes wont add any flavor that will change the taste of the wine like other frozen fruits would and they also would look really classy while sitting in the bottom of a sparkly wine glass.
13. Luggage Identifier
It takes a lot of time and effort waiting for your luggage at the airport, worst case is getting someone else’s luggage that look exactly the same as yours. To make things easier and faster, tie a fabric or anything that would easily distinguish your luggage from others.
14. Nail polished key
If you have a lot of keys and it all look the same to you, its hard to find the exact key for the exact door. But good thing we have nail polish to make it easier to identify. Just paint the key with different colors and design it if you want.
15. Cooking tong as lemon squeezer
The heat of the sun in the summer always gives you thirst and a cold lemonade would be great to quench that thirst. Trying to squeeze a lemonade without a squeezer and just your bare hands is hard. But if you have a cooking tongs in your counter in your in for a treat.
16. Rubber band
To avoid messing your floor with the excess paint from your brush, stretch a rubber band around the top of an open paint can to wipe your brush on.
17. Key chain Ring
Do you have a favorite pair of jeans with a zipper that refuses to stay zipped? You don’t have to stop wearing them or throw them away. You just need to find a key chain ring probably just laying around and insert them in the zipper and hang the ring into the button to keep it up.
18. Toothpaste cleans headlights
Clean and defog your headlights using toothpaste
19. Frozen Sponge
Ice packs is a necessity in every home because injuries are at every corner of the house. If you don’t have ice pack but you have a sponge in your kitchen, put it in the zip lock and freeze it. That way it wont drip all over when it melts.
Have a nice life!!