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Thread: 24 Helpful Ideas

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    Senior Member Lynnc's Avatar
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    24 Helpful Ideas

    These are GREAT ideas!





    Ideas to Make Your Life EasierJ

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    Hull strawberries easily using a straw.

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    Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture
    will disguise dings and scrapes.

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    Remove crayon masterpieces from your TV or
    computer screen with WD40.

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    Stop cut apples browning in your childís lunch box
    by securing with a rubber band.

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    Overhaul your linen cupboard, store bed linen sets
    inside one of their own pillowcases and there will
    be no more hunting through piles for a match.

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    Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone & iPod
    in a bowl. The concave shape amplifies the music.

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    Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.

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    Add this item to your beach bag. Baby powder
    gets sand off your skin easily, who knew?!

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    Attach a Velcro strip to the wall to store soft toys.

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    Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls
    against the ceiling, rather than cluttering up the
    floor.

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    Find tiny lost items like earrings by putting a
    stocking over the vacuum hose.

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    Make an instant cupcake carrier by cutting
    crosses into a box lid.

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    For those who canít stand the scrunching and
    bunching: how to perfectly fold a fitted sheet.

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    Forever losing your bathroom essentials? Use
    magnetic strips to store bobby pins, tweezers
    and clippers, behind a vanity door

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    Store shoes inside shower caps to stop dirty
    soles rubbing on your clothes. And you can
    find them in just about every hotel.

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    A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets
    hold the plastic cups down to make them
    tip-resistant.

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    Bread tags make the perfect cord labels.

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    Bake cupcakes directly in ice-cream cones, so
    much more fun and easier for kids to eat.

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    Microwave your own popcorn in a plain brown paper
    bag. Much healthier and cheaper than the packet
    stuff.

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    Install a tension rod to hang your spray bottles.

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    Turn your muffin pan upside down, bake cookie-dough
    over the top and voila, you have cookie bowls for fruit
    or ice-cream.

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    Freeze Aloe Vera in ice-cube trays for soothing
    sunburn relief.

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    Create a window-box veggie patch using guttering.

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    Use egg cartons to separate and store your
    Christmas decorations.

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    neet ideas thanks

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    Creative thinking here - Thanx!
    KEEP CALM and CARRY ON!!

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    Love these tips. Thanks for sharing

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    what great tips thank you so much.
    God Bless you all.
    Heather.

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    You are never to old to learn new tricks. Thanks for sharing your ideals.

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    Thanks for sharing-some good ideas there.
    It's not a stash-it's a fabric library!
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    Thanks for all the tips. I'm sure a lot of them will come in handy.

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    Those are really informational and helpful. I really appreciate to you about those tips.
    Keep it up....

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