Kitchen

The First Thing You Should Do When Opening A New Bottle Of Vinegar

Next time you’re reaching for a new bottle of vinegar, there’s one thing you should do with it before anything else.
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Use White Vinegar To Clean Your Water Faucet

We have learned that one of the best cleaning agents in your home is white vinegar. A vinegar solution is a great (and cost-effective!) way to clean everything from floors, counters, and windows to dishes, glasses, and even your microwave. However there is one thing you should do every time you buy...
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Keep Your Sponges Fresher Longer By Using A Binder Clip

Kitchen sponges are notorious for turning nasty relatively quickly. Sponges, which are filled with tons of pores, can collect grossness and gunk from your dishes and flatware. That gunk plus moisture equals bacteria and mildew. Before you know it, your sponge is nasty. While you’ve probably heard...
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Resist Rinsing Your Turkey Before Cooking

There are many misconceptions surrounding your Thanksgiving turkey, but none is more dangerous than the turkey-washing myth. While some recipes calls for your bird to get a bath beforehand, it can cause more harm than good. Raw poultry can contain dangerous microbes like Salmonella and it does...
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Ditch Your Knife Block For These Four Blades

Are a "good" set of knives essential to your kitchen? A big block full of all sorts of knives sits on your counter, that most likely set you back a few dollars. But do you really need all those knives? The problem with knife sets is that they’re almost universally terrible. Often manufacturers...
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Man Sues Popeyes For Running Out of Chicken Sandwiches

It is safe to say that Popeyes had no idea of just how popular its new chicken sandwich would be. The company completely sold out its three month supply of chicken sandwiches in just three weeks after a Twitter feud between Chick-fil-A and Popeyes inspired consumers to taste the new sandwich for...
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Sack A Stinky Sink With These Hacks

You tend to blame the garbage can for a smelly kitchen or bathroom but many times it's the sink that is guilty of causing a foul stench. So here are some simply DIY hacks to rid the stink from your sink! Soak your sink. Many times dirt and grime from food, beauty products and toothpaste can become...
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Rid Your Home of Roaches Naturally

The word, cockroach, immediately sends shivers up your spine and in Florida they can fly! But the most common roach, the German cockroach, are becoming harder to eliminate thanks to developing resistance to many different insecticides, making them nearly impossible to kill with chemicals alone...
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Avoid Having A Blooper Room

If your house has been lingering on the market, the reason it hasn’t sold may have nothing to do with price or location. Real estate agents say there could be a “blooper room,” or a problematic space that needs work in an otherwise turn-key home, keeping buyers from making an offer. For buyers...
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Four Easy Ways To Clean Your Microwave

One of the most dreaded cleaning jobs in the kitchen is tackling whatever exploded, popped and boiled over in the microwave. While it may be easier to just keep the microwave door closed to hide the mess, there are some pretty easy ways to clean those tough food spills, splats and oozes! The most...
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