Different Uses for Everyday Items: Lemon

| 8/13/2009 3:39:05 PM

I rarely use lemon except when I squeeze a wedge into my iced tea to add a punch of flavor. This usually leaves me with more than half of a lemon that ends up rotting in my fridge. Try these unusual methods for using those leftover lemons.

Use this tangy fruit for more than just cooking. Photo By jamelah/Courtesy Flickr 

Eliminate bad breath

Rub a lemon wedge over your teeth and tongue to get rid of stinky breath.

Hangover cure

Sip hot water and lemon after a night of drinking to help cleanse the liver and get a boost of Vitamin C.