* Add one teaspoon of lemon juice to each quart of water when cooking rice. This will keep it fluffy.
*You can tell if an egg is good or not by putting it in a cup of water. If the egg floats, the egg is not good. If it sinks to the bottom, it is a good egg.
*Break in those stiff jeans and make them soft by washing with detergent and a half cup of table salt.
*If you spill wine, juice, coffee, etc. on a carpet, pour regular table salt in a heap on top of the stain. It will absorb the liquid and you simply have to vacuum it up.
Now readers, it's your turn to share... What are your simple tips that make life easier? (Beside betting on the third horse in the fourth race :)