Lets start a tips thread. You know like for when you have spilt something etc. I will start.
1 -If you spill milk sprinkle the area with baking soda and leave over night. In the morning the smell will be gone.
2- To get rid of the smell of cat urine/spray dilute some bilogical washing powder/liquid in warm water. Wash the area. This will remover the smell instantly.
3- Dropped your mobile in water. Fill a jar full of rice and pop your phone in it. The rice will draw the water out of the phone.
4- Chewing gum in your hair. Rub in some olive oil, this will help you remove the gum.
5- How to stretch shoes - Use a hairdryer on them for about 20-30 seconds until they are thoroughly warmed up, then put them on and they should stretch and mould to your feet.
6 - How to get rid of baby sick smells on clothes - A good tip for baby sick on your clothes when you are out visiting and the smell is unbearable, take a little medicine bottle of bicarbonate of soda mixed in water. When the baby sick is on you shoulder or skirt, just put the mixture on your clothing and the smell will disappear
7 - How to make a candle fit a too-small candlestick - To make a candle fit a candlestick, hold the end in very hot water and it will be soft enough to be jammed in tight.
8 - How to make your own body scrub - Granulated sugar mixed with your body wash or shampoo makes an amazingly cheap and effective body scrub.