Unusual use of ordinary things: coffee
• Unusual use of ordinary things: coffee
About coffee, divine nectar, from which begins the morning a lot of people on the globe! But did you know that coffee can not only help you to wake up and become a functioning member of society? See how you can still use the coffee beverage and coffee beans.
Add the used coffee grounds into the land which you are going to plant seeds or seedlings, and your plants will be very grateful. Coffee fertilizer is particularly useful for the carrots and radishes, as it repels insects spoiling the plant near the roots. Sour berries (such as blueberries), too, will thrive in a coffee feeding
Mix a tablespoon of honey and a tablespoon of coffee powder (coffee is very finely ground) and apply to the face neat circular motion. Leave the mixture on the skin for 10 minutes and then rinse. Coffee exfoliate the skin and its charge portion antioxidants, and honey has a moisturizing and anti-inflammatory action. If you have oily skin, add 2-3 drops of lemon juice to reduce the fat content and to brighten the complexion.
Make the things made of natural fabrics vintage look is possible by means of coffee. This secret for a long time owned professional dressers. Pour into a bowl very strong brewed coffee and soak in it the fabric. Leave it on for some time - from an hour to several hours. Then rinse well for ten minutes and dip in cold water with the addition of vinegar to fix the color.
Do you want to prepare a home remedy to exfoliate and fight cellulite? Mix a medium-sized cup of coffee grinding, a few spoonfuls of salt or sugar, and coconut oil. Apply to problem areas in a circular motion and rinse. This mixture not only reduces cellulite with regular use, but also moisturizes the skin before britom
is grown in his garden earthworms for fishing? Treat them with used coffee grounds. Worms process organic, which is an important part of the ecosystem, and it turns out they love coffee just as we are.
Put in a bowl of coffee beans, insert the candle in the center, and you have a stylish decoration for the table fragrant. A good way to apply overdue coffee which you do not want to brew.
If you want to surprise your guests or home tasty chocolate muffins, add a cup of the dough a little very finely milled or instant coffee. coffee aroma helps to better reveal hints of cocoa, and your cake will be a work of culinary art.
Tie an old clean sock handful of coffee beans and put them in his car. You will get a flavor, which not only distributes the coffee aroma, but also absorb unwanted odors such as the smell of tobacco. A sock can be put in the unpleasant-smelling shoes.
You can give a sheet of paper vintage look, if you leave them for a while in the tank with the coffee, and then air dried.
If you rub your hands with ground coffee, you can quickly get rid of the odor-resistant, for example, the smell of onions. Bonus: coffee has a peeling effect and hands are soft.
The next time you feel the approach of a migraine attack, brew strong coffee. Thanks to the vasoconstrictor effect of caffeine reduces pain. 1-2 cups of strong coffee at the beginning of a migraine attack many people to help relieve symptoms.
purified from the snow track, you can not sprinkle salt and coffee grounds. Coffee also reduce slipping, but, unlike salt, it is not harmful to the soil.
The coffee is perfectly suited as a non-toxic agent against ants, safe for children and pets. Pour the used coffee grounds in the place where you see ants, or pour the coffee on an anthill to expel them from the territory.
In order to give your hair an extraordinary shine, you can use coffee as a rinse. Wet hair is freshly washed in the coffee room temperature and rinse off after twenty minutes.
In order to give grilled meat piquant zest, mix ground coffee, salt, pepper and garlic and rub the pieces just before cooking. This seasoning blends well with chicken, beef or pork.
Ever wondered why the perfume stores are placed bowls of coffee? The fact is that your nose gradually loses sensitivity to certain aromas, and you cease to feel the whole range of odors. If you smell the coffee, the nose is cleared, and you are ready to accept a new perfume in its entirety.
The instant coffee can be mixed with water and used as a watercolor painting. Dissolve the coffee in several capacities in different concentrations, and you get a palette of shades of brown. Draw their best on special watercolor paper.
bakes something special? Decorate your work on top of the glaze with coffee flavor. When using the purchase glaze, add a jar tablespoon strong brewed coffee. For home glazes suitable such proportion: one tablespoon of coffee for two cups of sugar. As a final touch, sprinkle your cake or cupcakes pinch of coffee powder.
Coffee can be used for toning the wood. Boil very strong coffee (1 cup of coffee is 1 cup of water) for at least half an hour. When cool, strain and put on a wooden surface. This remedy is good because it does not contain any chemicals.
It wanted something sweet? Mix one third cup strong brewed coffee and a half cans of condensed milk and half a cup of heavy cream. Beat mixture blender or hand mixer, as if you had whipped cream. After a thick smooth put it in the freezer. After some time you will become the proud owner of a delicious coffee ice cream, prepared using only three ingredients.
Many studies suggest that coffee has a positive effect on the body. It prevents the development of type II diabetes, liver cancer, heart disease. Scientists recommend drinking 1-2 cups a day, you can with caffeine, you can not. It is also advisable to drink black coffee without sugar.