Life is hard – we get that, which is why we've come up with these awesome tips to make it a little bit easier

Need cold drinks fast? Put the drinks in a large container and cover them with ice. Toss 2-4 cups of salt over them, depending on the size of the container, and fill the container with water. In a few minutes, you will have cold drinks.


Gap in your pants? Sew in an elastic strap to fix the issue.


A tackle box makes for a great organizational tool for medical supplies.


Are you in the process of trying to get rid of stuff from your closet? Flip all of your hangers the opposite way. When you wear something, hang it up the right way. At the end of the year, or month, see what you haven't worn and toss it in your donation box.


Don't want to burn yourself lighting a candle? First, light a stick of spaghetti on fire, then use that to light the candle.


If you accidentally bought extra conditioner, use it as shaving cream. It works just as well, if not better.


So you don't lose the end of a tape roll, fold the last little section over so it sticks to itself.


Keep a "donate" box or tote in your garage or closet, so you have a place to toss the things you no longer use.


Not wearing your boots this summer? Fill them with newspaper to keep them smelling fresh and to keep the shape.For bad sunburns, soak a towel in apple cider vinegar and use it to dab the liquid onto your burn.


For bad sunburns, soak a towel in apple cider vinegar and use it to dab the liquid onto your burn.


Want warm pizza the day after, but don't want the soggy crust the microwaves creates? Instead, place it in a non-stick pan and turn the burner onto medium. If you want the cheese to melt faster, wrap it in tinfoil.


Ice can be used to get the dents out of your carpet.


Sometimes it's hard to remember which side of the car your gas tank is on. If this happens, look at your gas gauge. It should have a little arrow that points to the right side.


Aluminum works just as well as dryer balls and is certain to be static-free.


Tabs can be used to hang pictures without too much effort.


Throwing bacon grease out is super annoying – figuring out the right place to put it. Here's a trick to help: drain it into a sheet of aluminum foil. Once you've done that, you can shape the aluminum into a ball and toss it out without the mess.


Cherries can be easily pitted with a straw.