Around the Kitchen
Cleaning all your kitchen appliances is required every now and again. Here are a few tips you might find useful.
To deodorize your microwave combine the juice of one lemon and a cup of water in a microwavable bowl. Place it in the middle of the microwave and heat to boiling for about one minute. Turn off the oven and let the bowl stay for a while.
To clean your microwave add 1 tablespoon of baking soda to a cup of warm water and use the mixture for a once a week cleaning.
To clean and refresh your dishwasher scatter 3 or 4 tablespoons of the orange-drink powder (Tang) around the inside of the empty dishwasher and run the wash and rinse cycles.
To clean your glass coffeepot, make a past of 3 parts baking soda to 1 part water and massage into the stains until gone. Rinse and dry.
To clean a drip coffee maker, give the coffee maker a thorough cleaning by pouring equal parts of white vinegar and water into the water reservoir and put it through the brew cycle. Then repeat the brew cycle with clean water to rinse.