3 Surprising Uses for BAKING SODA
You may know that baking soda can freshen your breath, act as a natural deodorant, and relieve heartburn, but it can do a lot more, according to Britt Brandon, author of Baking Soda for Health: 100 Amazing and Unexpected Uses for Sodium Bicarbonate. Here
REMOVE A SPLINTER: Soak in a solution of ¼ cup baking soda and 1 cup water to help your body naturally eject the splinter.
RELIEVE MIGRAINES: Drink 1 tsp. baking soda dissolved in 8 oz. of water, or add baking soda to a bath and have a relaxing soak.
TENDERIZE TOUGH MEAT: Soak meat for 15– 20 minutes in a 4: 1 ratio of water to baking soda, such as 1 cup water with ¼ cup baking soda. Make enough solution to cover meat and add a marinade if desired. After soaking, don’t rinse meat before cooking.