11 Great Uses for Baking Soda

Baking powder can be so versatile and has so many more uses than just the things that are listed here.  The best part is that baking soda is so cheap – you gotta love it!

Put two tablespoons in your baby’s bathwater to help relieve diaper rash.

Wipe your windshield with it to repel rain.

Relieve skin itch from insect bites and pain from sunburn.

Use it as a face and body scrub.

Use it as underarm deodorant.

Make fluffier omelets by adding half a teaspoon of baking soda for every three eggs used.

Reduce the acid content of your tomato-based recipes by sprinkling them with a pinch of baking soda.

Add a cup to the toilet, leave it for an hour, and then flush. It will clean the toilet and absorb the odor.

Use it to scrub sinks, showers, plastic and porcelain tubs

Absorb it with a damp sponge, then clean Formica counter tops with the sponge.

Mix a little baking soda with water, then apply the mixture to a corroded auto battery terminal – the corrosion will be dissolved and can then be washed away.

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