How to clean a slow cooker: Make a paste of baking soda & water (it should be about the consistency of pancake batter). Use your fingers to rub the paste onto any dirty or stubborn spots, & let minutes. Wipe off w/ a soft sponge or rag.
Dish Towel as Rice Steamer - Steam perfect rice. Once the rice is tender, remove the pan from the heat, place a folded towel over the saucepan, replace the lid, and set aside for 5 to 10 minutes. The towel will absorb the excess moisture for great rice w
Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!
Ketchup Bottle as Pancake Batter Dispenser. Repurpose an empty ketchup bottle into a pancake batter dispenser and pour the right amount every time! It's also less messy and it makes it easier for making smiley face pancakes for the kids!