If you have a nasty stain (food, pets, etc) spray liberally with a misting bottle full of water. Place a white washcloth on top, then iron it with an electric steam iron until it doesn't make fizzy noises anymore.
Repeat until the stain is lifted.
Can also use 1:4 mix of carpet cleaner/wat...
When things get busy during the week and it gets really late before we can eat, fast food is always the final meal of the day. Most fast food joints have fruit options or salads as side items now, so I always order that instead of french fries to keep 400 calories off my menu.