Get cigarette smoke smell out of your car

If you, or someone you live with, is a smoker, you will know how hard it is to get the smell out of your car. Next time you are shopping pick up a bag of apples. Cut them in half and place all around your car, face up, overnight. By the morning the cigarette smell should be gone and an apple smell will be in its place.

How to clean a diamond ring

Toothpaste cleans engagement rings in a pinch. Take a bit and apply to a soft-bristled toothbrush — the non-gel, chalky kind is best. You might even want to invest in a child-size brush. They have smaller heads and softer bristles that are perfect for ring cleaning. Gently scrub the ring all over the brush, rinse with warm water, and dry with a lint-free cloth.