Kool-Aid was invented in 1927 by the chemist Edwin Perkins of Nebraska Omaha.

1. Clean Your Dishwasher

Is the inside of your dishwasher rusty brown? The cause is a high iron content in your water. Dump a packet of unsweetened lemonade Kool-Aid into the soap drawer and run the washer through a hot-water cycle. When you open the door, the inside will be as white as the day you bought the machine.

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