Peeling an orange doesn’t have to be too hard. If you cut off the top and bottom and then make a cut on the side, it will create a nice, segmented orange strip.
When heating food in the microwave, make sure to make a small hole in the middle. This way, the heat will be evenly distributed and your meal will be at the same temperature at all points.
On the back of makeup products, you can often find numbers like: “6M”, “12M” or “24M”. They show the lifespan of the product after opening. So in the above example, you have about 12 months to use this face cream before thinking of disposing of and replacing it.
There is a very simple way to get your blender completely clean is that after using it, just pour in a little water, add some dishwashing liquid, press the mix button and it will wash itself. All you need to do now is rinse it off.
Nearly every stapler has 2 functions. A more common setting will bend the staple inward, to ensure that your papers will be held tightly together. But if you rotate the base plate, the staple will curl outward, which is used to hold the paper looser, allowing you to more easily remove it later.
If you pour milk from the other side of the box (as shown in the picture), the less milk will be splashed around and it will be easier for you to keep it steady. It looks weird, but give it a try and see how it works.
Toothpaste ads typically show a beautiful amount of toothpaste that runs along the entire length of the brush, but the truth is that you only need a pea-sized amount to clean your teeth. Ads do so for cosmetic purposes and encourage you to use more cream to buy another new bottle soon.
Having trouble remembering the side with the gas filler cap? The arrow pointing to the side of your car can be found on the dashboard, in the picture is on the left. If your car is older or doesn’t have arrows, keep an eye on the fuel hose’s orientation, as it sometimes indicates where the fuel tank cap can be found.
There are small rings on the trolley and they can be used to hold your grocery bags, keep them upright if there are fragile items inside, or hang extra if you have a lot of groceries.
If you need to leave the computer, place the optical mouse on the top of the analog clock. The mouse will read the movement of the second or minute hands and will keep your computer active, not locked by Sleep mode.
Two small slots in the backpack are there for you to attach whatever you want to your bag. For example, if you go for a hike, you can tie the sleeping bag in it using the hook. It was originally created for the user to carry tools such as axes.
It is annoying to need foil, because often the whole roll will come loose. There is a simple solution right out of the box that says: “Click here when you want to stop scrolling” (Press Ends To Lock Roll). Just push your finger in and they’ll hold the scroll in place.
The correct way to use a blender is to start with the liquid first, then add more solid items. This is because the motion created by the swirling fluids pulls more solid objects down and keeps the blades working more efficiently.
How to use your rearview mirror correctly: Next time the vehicle behind has turned on its headlights and causes you to glare when looking through your rearview mirror, be sure to push or push the small portion of the rearview mirror so it tilts down. That way, the light is reflected downwards without affecting your vision. Currently many vehicles equipped with mirrors have automatic anti-glare mode at night, drivers do not need to adjust anything.
Notice that toilet enemas have different designs used for different problems. A flat one would be fine for a sink or bath, but if you need to use one for your toilet, what is more needed is one with a tapered end (right).
The black strip on your car’s glass is called a “frit” and it basically has two purposes. First, it provides a surface for the adhesive to stick to, which helps to bond the glass with the frame. And on the outside of the glass, it protects the adhesive from ultraviolet rays and covers any unsightly adhesive. And the dots are there just to make it look better.