Blogs, magazines and Pinterest are full of great tips and ideas. In my lifelong quest to do all things domestic things as quickly and easily as I can, I'm always game to try new shortcuts. But you always wonder...does the tip apply to real life or does it take a staff of artist to master the tip?
Here's a few I tried this month:
How to remove the melted wax from a burner easily.
The tip called for a chunk of ribbon, but that seemed like a waste of ribbon, so I folded a piece of scrap paper and placed it in the melted wax.
To remove the wax cleanly from a burner, turn off the burner, place the paper in the wax, and wait for it to cool and harden.