You know how a squeaky door hinge can absolutely drive you crazy? It's one of those things that you are annoyed by, but put off and think you'll fix it soon.
Then months go by and you've still got that squeaky door! I've done the same thing. I kept putting it off until I had to close the bathroom door in the middle of the night and the squeaky noise reverberated through the entire house. Ugh!
Enough is enough, I said! And the next day I went in my pantry to find my secret ingredient for silencing squeaky hinges!