When you open your fridge door, the last thing you want is for the smell of last week’s fish and chips to hit you like a bag of bricks (or in this case, takeout). While cleaning your fridge regularly can help prevent this (experts recommend doing it once a season), there is another workaround you might consider, and it’s known as cold mom.
Available for $15 on Amazon, this palm-sized kitchen gadget can help solve some big odor problems you might have in the darkest caverns of your fridge. The way it works is simple, but based on the large number of positive reviews for this remarkably effective 4.6-star rated choice. All you have to do is remove Mrs. Mama’s head and hair, fill the included canister with baking soda (Where activated charcoal) to the designated line, then pull it up and slide it into cold storage. From there, the Chilly Mama will work its magic, keeping your fridge deliciously odor-free for up to three months at a time, depending on its size and how much food is crammed into it. When it’s time to refuel, you’ll know because there’s a timer built into her hair.
Over 700 Amazon reviewers have tried this smell-eating gadget, and many claim it gets the job done. “She is the physical manifestation of how I feel every time I open the fridge,” wrote a customer of Chilly Mama, who is the spin-off sister of the angry mom ($9 at Amazon), a popular microwave cleaning device. “I had found rotten meat and dairy in my fridge, and the smell could knock you out,” another shopper wrote of the Chilly Mama. “After cleaning, I put the Chilly Mama on with the activated charcoal and within hours the smell was gone! Not masked or lightened, but gone!!”
You also don’t need to confine this item to a simple shelf or crisper. Depending on the brand, you can safely store it in a freezer or cooler for a similar effect. Of course, technically you could just buy a box of baking soda, wedge it in the bottom of your cooler, and call it a day. But with the Chilly Mama, you can have fun along the way, and at $15, it’s still a budget-friendly solution to a common household grievance. grab it now Amazon, and consider bundling your order with the angry mom for maximum laughs and, above all, results.
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