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Useful Hacks That’ll Make You Say ‘OH, RIGHT!’


We do a lot of things on a daily basis. I mean, like, a lot. A lot of different things too. Depending on what we’re doing, we do that a certain way. We just have it imprinted in our brains that the way we do it is the way it should always be done.

But did you know there are quite a few things that you didn’t figure out, but have been like there for you to notice your whole life? Here are 19 of them.

1. A wet paper towel around a drink in the fridge is the fastest way to chill it

You've Been Doing These 19 Things Wrong All Your Life 1

Source: Imgur | nomnomnetwork

2. Your mirrors can double as dry-erase boards.

You've Been Doing These 19 Things Wrong All Your Life 2

Source: reddit | cybrian

3. A keyring can be opened with a staple remover


Source: Imgur | RuncibleSpoon

4. Hang your spray bottles on a tension rod


Source: reddit | DweadPiwateWoberts

5. Loading cans into your fridge

Open the box from both sides, place it in the fridge and while holding the cans, tug on the box and pull it away quickly.



6. Keychain bottle openers

This is what that slot on this device is for.


Source: reddit | Piyh

7. Punch the tabs at the end of the foil wrap containers to keep the rolls from popping out


Source: Imgur | fuzzydustmite

8. Coffee lid

Fold the lid’s tab inwards to reduce spillage.


Source: Imgur | OCloudNine

9. The hole in your pot handle

Use this to keep your spoon off the countertop so that it doesn’t make a mess.


Source: reddit | NippyC

10. Heat your leftovers with a hole in the middle so it heats more evenly


Source: reddit | Omgpolly

11. If you’re reheating something that will dry out in the microwave, put a small glass of water in there with it.


Source: reddit | Nylian

12. Balance your taco shells using a fork


Source: reddit | bmc143

13. The plastic shopping cart seat

It’s actually useful for keeping groceries inside the cart.


Source: Imgur | ThatDittoSmell

14. Easily accessible Pringles

Just grab a piece of paper and lay the chips onto it to make them easily accessible.


Source: Imgur | ToranoRadulf

15. Slice bread upside down so you don’t crush the top.


Source: Twitter | @TrendsOfNigeria

16. Freezing ground meat

Flatten it so it thaws faster when it’s time to thaw it.


Source: Yellow Bliss Road

17. Sticky notes

Tear them off side-to-side so that the paper doesn’t curl.


Source: reddit | hardypart

18. Chips come in a bowl you don’t have to wash if you fold the bag well.


Source:Crafty Lumberjacks

19. Keep linen sets together and organized by putting the sheets in the matching pillow case.


Source: Martha Stewart

Which one of these was your favorite? Have any more to share? Let us know in the comments below!


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