August 17, 2011

easy solutions to everyday problems

call a cab rather than a professional locksmith, when your lost your house drivers charge $25. let dispatcher know your locked in, so the cabbie knows what to take. they arrive fast, unlike locksmiths.

if u lose your phone charger: ask a hotel clerk at the front desk or customer service counter, if u can borrow one from their lost & found boxes

June 30, 2011

Super Clothes Whitener

4 aspirin tablets
1 cup hot water
1 load of dirty laundry

dissolve aspirin in hot water, add to a warm water load in machine. For already yellowed clothing, let them soak for 30 minutes, before putting through cycle

One Shot All-Purpose Cleaner

2 qts. of water
2 cups rubbing alcohol
1 tbs ammonia
1 tbs dishwashing liquid

combine all ingredients in a spray bottle. this spray will beat all other store bought ones!

June 13, 2011

How to protect your identity

always have your personal information away from tables whenever someone goes to work on your home

when thieves have your info, they'll make little purchases to see if you notice, before making big ones. Always watch for these changes!

people can steal your info, so they can then sell it to black market companies

never give out your full name to strangers, they could go to a database and get your info there

Radiation scare

here are some radiation facts you need before getting scared:

you would need 1,000 milliseverts of radiation to get sick

we all get radiation every year, equal to 64 x-rays

in order to have gotten sick in Japan, you would have to have been in the area for 2.5 hours

May 3, 2011

online banking

Things to ask before wedding

slow down, reflect

talk about money

if you both want kids or not

what kind of social lives you'll have

the food you'll want to eat

how much sex you'll have

no big shocks

counseling before marriage

know better than anyone else in the world

discuss details


consignment store

negotiate seller's fee at these stores.

Whiten teeth!

brush teeth with the inside of an orange peel before brushing for 2 minutes, twice a week, to make stains disappear.

April 22, 2011

UV contact lenses

protect your eyes from the sun better than wearing sunglasses and a brim hat.

April 20, 2011

hotel review tip

pay attention to 2 and 3 star reviews, these are more realistic than 5 or more stars

ingrown hair help

or razor bumps, put a dab of body scrub on a clean toothbrush and gently exfoliate area daily.

flight help

go to, plug in flight number, and choose the cheapest one

ask hotels for the cheapest non-refundable rate

SPF tip

choose SPF creams that contain 2% avobenzone, at least 3.6% octtocrylene, and 5% zinc oxide