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Salt: Saving Money on Salt
Salt lasts for many years. Buy it in bulk, and store it
in a cool, dry place.
Salt keep in the kitchen in a salt shaker often gets hot. Save
money on salt by keeping it from clumping in your salt shaker. Add
some rice to your salt shaker. The rice is large enough not to go through
the holes, and it will keep the salt fluid.
some additional frugal tips to save money on salt.
Kitchen and Cooking
Preserves salad greens (dry) Soak to remove fish
Keeps cracked eggs intact during
Makes Beaten Egg Whites fluffier.
Shortens cooking time of food in a double broiler.
Sprinkle on pie spills in oven (while cooking) for easy
Add to wash to brighten colors.
Sprinkle on eggs dropped on the
floor to clean up easily.
Pre-soak- use to remove stains.
Use with vinegar and flour to clean brass and
Removes ink on carpet (dry).
Add to lemon juice to clean piano keys (ivory keys).
Use with lemon juice to remove mildew.
Prevents wicker furniture from turning yellow (dry).
Keeps cut flowers fresher.
Make spackle with equal parts salt
Beauty and Health
Use salted water for mouthwash.
Nasal Spray- 1/4 cup water, 1/2
tsp salt, 1/4 tsp baking soda.
Brush teeth in equal parts of baking soda and salt.
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