It's been a couple of years since I gave up drinking "Pop". After reading this entry on a forum offering recommendations on how to clean a coffee carafe,,I'm very glad I gave up my two can Diet Coke habit.
When I worked at a restaurant and the coffee carafe got dirty, we filled it with Coke and let it sit for about 30mins. No scrubbing necessary!
Turns out there's an entire blog post dedicated to 34 different uses for a can of Coke. Here are two of my favorites.
13. Loosen Clogged Drains.
If your sink is draining slowly and you don't have any drain cleaner in the house, pour a 2-liter bottle of cola down the drain and let the acids go to work on the clog.
34. Shell Hard Boiled Eggs.
Apparently, if you soak hard boiled eggs in Coke the shells will dissolve, eliminating the need to actually have to peel them.
The list also includes cure for constipation, diarrhea,ease a sore throat and strip dye from your hair. If that isn't enough to give you pause....