Did you know the first club soda was sold in North America at the end of the 1700s? That's when pharmacists figured out how to infuse plain water with carbon dioxide, which they believed was responsible for giving natural bubbling water health-inducing qualities. Take a look at five neat ways to put your club soda to work around the house:

Also see:

More from Reader's Digest

© 1996-2011, The Reader's Digest Association (Canada) ULC All rights reserved.

Follow MSN.ca Lifestyle (@MSNcaLS) on Twitter!