Why you should always put a coin in the freezer before you leave home

33.33% credibility
 
Related

10 Vitamins women should take to prevent serious health problems!

Luffy News
206 points

This mom s punishment for her son is getting praise from all over the world

Luffy News
238 points



Most recent

Un importante estudio de Israel encuentra que la vacuna Pfizer reduce la tasa de infección

Henri Monzó Catalá
12 points

Una Sociedad irresponsable ante las medidas anticovid ¿Es entendible?

Enrique TF
14 points

HyperX anuncia extensión de la línea de memoria FURY DDR4 RGB

Juan C
14 points

Resumen del año Teatral 2020, Tambien los fallecidos

Benjamin Bernal
16 points

COVID-19: Buenos datos de un fármaco español contra el distrés respiratorio agudo

Henri Monzó Catalá
10 points

indows 10X filtrado: ¿será el sistema que transforme la informática?

Henri Monzó Catalá
8 points

2020, el año más cálido de la historia en Europa

Henri Monzó Catalá
10 points

2020 Game, el videojuego para superar todos los problemas de un año durísimo

videos virales de Gemelo malvado
90 points

Tu clínica necesita un software adaptado a sus necesidades

Actualidad
18 points

Mourir ou vivre?

Enrique TF
16 points
SHARE
TWEET
Newsner: Have you ever come home from vacation, business trip or maybe a weekend away with the family - and noticed your digital clocks flashing the wrong time?

Why you should always put a coin in the freezer before you leave home

You quickly realize that you had a power outage while you were away, but it's basically impossible to tell when it occurred or how long it lasted. It's therefore also impossible to tell just how long the food in your freezer may have thawed, gotten destroyred, and then frozen again.

Or is it?

In connection with Hurricane Matthews which swept over parts of the United States, a woman named Sheila Pulanco Russell shared a clever trick on her Facebook wall with anyone who was forced to evacuate their home.

But the trick is certainly also good to know in case of any prolonged departure from your home - and will ease your mind about whether or not the food in your freezer is good to eat - or best be thrown out right away.

The trick lies in the magical combination of three simple but effective tools everyone already has at home: a mug, a coin and some tap water.

In a Facebook post which quickly received hundreds of thousands of reactions and shares, Sheila explains how to proceed. She writes:

"For those of you that are evacuating from the coast, I just heard a great tip. It's called the one cup tip. You put a cup of water in your freezer. Freeze it solid and then put a quarter on top of it and leave it in your freezer. That way when you come back after you've been evacuated you can tell if your food went completely bad and just refroze or if it stayed frozen while you were gone.

If the quarter has fallen to the bottom of the cup that means all the food defrosted and you should throw it out. But if the quarter is either on the top or in the middle of the cup then your food may still be ok. It would also be a great idea to leave this in your freezer all the time and if you lose power for any reason you will have this tip to fall back on.

If you don't feel good about your food, just throw it out. The main thing is for all to be safe. Please SHARE this on your page."

Simple, effective - and definitely a money saver, because you don't have to toss loads of food unnecessarily.

Fuente: en.newsner.com
SHARE
TWEET
To comment you must log in with your account or sign up!

Comentarios más recientes
huzezuti
upto I looked at the paycheck saying $9861 , I accept that my father in law was like they say trully bringing in money in their spare time online. . there best friend haz done this less than 8 months and a short time ago repayed the dept on there appartment and bourt a great Citroën 2CV . see at this site ============ + http://www.moneytime10.com
 
Featured content