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ALMONDS: To remove the skin of almonds easily soak them in hot water for 15-20 minutes.

ANTS: Putting 3-4 cloves in the sugar container will keep the ants at bay.

BISCUITS: If you keep a piece of blotting paper at the bottom of the container, it will keep biscuits fresh for longer.

APPLES: Apply some lemon juice on the cut surface of the apple to avoid browning.They will look fresh for longer.

BANANA: Apply mashed banana over a burn on your body to have a cooling effect.

CELERY: To keep celery fresh for a long time,wrap it in aluminium foil and refrigerate.

BURNT FOOD: Place some chopped onion in the vessel,pour boiling water in it, keep for 5 minutes and then clean.

CHOPPING: Use a wooden board to chop. It will not blunt the knife. Don't use a plastic board, small plastic pieces may go with the vegetables.

COCKROACHES: Put some boric powder in kitchen corners and other places. Cockroaches will leave your house.