Smoke in Kitchen

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by EweSheep, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    My dear lovely daughter wanted to make her own toast, a new toaster was being used. She is only four years old and it is not her first time making toast.

    She had the dial up waaaaaaaaaaaaay high and the burnt toasts really smoked up my house and I immediately open the windows to fan it out.

    It has been over four hours ago and still smell it.

    What do I need to do to get rid of the smell? It is just as bad as the self cleaning oven.
  2. ScoobyRoo

    ScoobyRoo Songster

    Aug 21, 2008
    Land of OZ
    You can't. Time is what it takes and scented candles to camouflage the smell.
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    bowls of vinegar in the room....or is it baking one of those,good luck, Wendy
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Quote:Cook something that smells better! I have done that, it requires a lot of fresh air, and I did end up masking the smell by baking cookies! [​IMG]
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Febreeze for the curtains, furniture and carpet works. (some folks say it's harmful to pets... I don't believe it)
  6. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    I feel with you. Mine want to fix their own food too. I put a mark on where to set the toaster and i have a microwave that as a 30 second button. Nothing has burned down yet . I now ordered cooking mama for the WII atleast playing this isnt dangerous.
  7. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    Bowls of vinegar. And Febreeze.
  8. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Songster

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
    Quote:My then 17 yr old burnt cinnamon rolls in the mic the pkg said to cook them 10 min in the oven she put 10 min in the micro. It took 2 days to get the smell out of the house and about a week for the micro. [​IMG] [​IMG]
  9. menageriemama

    menageriemama Songster

    Feb 2, 2008
    Lake Nebagamon, WI
    My two year old is a kitchen terrorist. He LOVES to crank the toaster dial when I'm not looking... The little dear [​IMG] [​IMG]
  10. Three_Blessings

    Three_Blessings Songster

    Jan 23, 2009
    Barry county, Michigan
    I feel your pain, my house smells like burnt popcorn right now!!

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