Need to get rid of those pesky “fruit flies” in your kitchen? Beverly Byer of Centennial, Colo., feels our pain. She offers this tip which should keep those annoying little insects under wraps, for good.
“Place a few slices of overripe banana in the bottom of a jar,” she writes. “Cover the top of the jar with plastic wrap. Poke several holes through the plastic wrap with a toothpick. The fruit flies can find their way into the jar but cannot find their way out.”