I Want to Share Some Handy Tips

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    Shower every day. People say they shower the

    night before and not the present day and it's revolting. You swear tremendously when you're sleeping. And if you're telling yourself you don't smell you're wrong.
    Unknownimus Unknownimus
    18-21, F
    May 5, 2014

    Have a Hangover????

    Put honey on crackers and eat them.  The fructose and sodium in the honey will help alleviate your headache.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 3, 2009

    Snowy Day Tip

    Shoveling snow is a hard job, but coat the shovel with car wax or vegetable shortening and the snow won't stick to it.  You can also do this to the chute of most snow blowers as well, just be sure to check the information provided with the chute.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    IF You Run Out of Shave Gel....

    Ran out of shaving cream? Do double duty by coating your stems with a thick hair conditioner. It softens the hair so it's easier to shave off and makes legs feel amazingly silky. Since fungirl is follically challenged I will probably never use this but once my guy friend got past...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jul 12, 2008

    Car Keys

    Right, this one I know some may know, others won't. But, you know how with your car keys, you can only open your car from a certain distance away and any further away, it just doesn't open? Well, next time you come to opening your car and you find you're too far away, stick the...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 1, 2008

    does anyone have any tips to help me get over

    the things that people have said? i feel kinda sad because people can be so mean!
    secretly1honest secretly1honest
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Oct 10, 2014

    Prolong the Life of Cut Flowers

    To prolong the life of your cut flowers in a vase, choose one of the following for every quart of water:  Two Alka-Seltzer tablets, one teaspoon of Arm and Hammer baking soda, two Bayer aspirin tablets, one quarter teaspoon of Clorox Bleach, one capful of hydrogen peroxide...
    Valentine Valentine
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2008

    To Save Me From Getting Pissed Off....

    .....it's just best if you do not PM me at all about my private life or asking for a photo
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 28, 2008

    Teabags For Skincare???

    If your skin is sensitive or just looking irritated and puffy for some reason, steep a bag of green tea for a minute or two, let it cool down, and dab it over your face. The antioxidants in the tea take down inflammation.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jul 12, 2008

    Baby Butt Cream Works Wonders

    Slather on a thick layer of diaper-rash cream to heal cracked elbows and feet. This stuff is great. I love the desitin best.  No babies in my house so people look at it funny when they see it on my nightstand but it is great on your feet.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Jul 12, 2008

    Sexy Legs???

    If you're craving shiny legs that aren't greasy, blend a drop of baby oil into your normal body lotion for extra luster.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Jul 12, 2008

    Make Your Own Scented Lotion

    I learned this in a previous relationship... He hated floral or fruity scents so when he found this perfume he loved and bought it for me I started wearing it exclusively.  Unfortunately the perfume didn't have body wash or gel so I was looking for a way to get lotion...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2008

    Stains On the Door?

    Okay I thought this was crazy (partially because my grandmother with Alzheimer's gave me the idea) but a piece of balled up bread will take those scuffs off your doors.  I tried it and it worked for me.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Dry Flaky Skin.

    Although fungirl and HBY don't have this problem I know it is an issue for other women so try this if you have this problem.  If your underarms start to look dry and flaky, an easy trick is to exfoliate them with a gentle face scrub to keep that skin pretty when going...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2008

    Junkies

    If you use heroin 4 a while. Esp if you shoot it you will realize you can no longer poop if you know what i mean...When you start to get sick then it will try to painfully force its way out. If you eat AVACADOES you will have nice soft regular bowl movements despite the dope...
    Jaharri Jaharri
    18-21
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Grass Stains?

    To get rid of grass stains try one of the following: You can get rid of grass stains sometimes by using toothpaste.  Rub the toothpaste into the fabric and then wash as usual. You can also try molasses.  Rub the stain with molasses and allow it to sit...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Clothes

    To prevent cut fabric from fraying, paint a thin coat of Maybelline Express Finish Clear Nail Polish along the edges to stop the ends from unraveling.  To soften a new pair of jeans, add one half cup of Morton salt and your regular detergent when washing your new jeans...
    Valentine Valentine
    26-30, F
    Nov 20, 2008

    Painting With Toddlers

    An old ice cube tray makes a good paint pallette, and cotton buds make good little painting sticks for toddlers. They can control them better than paintbrushes, and they make lovely marks on the paper.  Glue spatulas are also good for painting with.
    Tibicina Tibicina
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2009

    Clean And Shine Stainless Steel Sinks

    Spray in and wipe out a cleaned , dry stainless steel sink using  any  aerosol  furniture polish.It shines the faucets and handles too. Use it on the doors of your stainless steel kitchen appliances. Looks beautiful and removes fingerprints.I love the look of a new shiny...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    1 Response Sep 5, 2013

    If You Have Dull Hair Try This,,,

    Mix one part vinegar with four parts carbonated water, and soak dry hair. Leave on for 15 minutes before you shampoo to lock in shine and combat dullness.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2008

    Another Use For the Veggie Peeler

    If you can't find your pencil sharpener you can use a vegetable peeler to sharpen the pencil instead, and itis less dangerous than a knife and leaves a smoother finish on the pencil.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    15 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Dopamine And Our Brain

    I think to post one link i found on the net today, it is dopamine-related article and tips. http://www.ratracetrap.com/the-rat-race-trap/your-brain-on-food-and-supplements-dopamine.html and some links from the same website which particularly attracts me :) http://www...
    uliftmeup uliftmeup
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2010

    If You Have Dull Skin...try This..

    To revive tired, dull skin without hitting the spa table, try this: Crack open an egg in a bowl, separate the yolk, and use the egg whites to make a face mask. The proteins help to heal and restore skin's moisture. Leave it on for five minutes, then rinse off. Also Powdered...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Jul 12, 2008

    Uses For Vinager

    Floors No-wax floors: To wash no-wax floors, add ½ cup of white distilled vinegar to a half-gallon of warm water. Carpet stain removal: A mixture of 1 teaspoon of liquid detergent and 1 teaspoon of white distilled vinegar in a pint of lukewarm water will remove non...
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2009

    Aspirin Causing Stomach Upset?

    I take low dose aspirin since the time I was overweight, but I take it daily of course.  One of the things I complain about to my doctor was the upset tummy it caused.  He explained to me that I needed to be sure to take the aspirin with at least one full glass of water...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Food Stuck On Pots and Pans?

    Fill the pot with hot water, and float a fabric softener sheet in it. Leave this overnight and when you wake up the next morning the food should wipe off easily.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    11 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Extend the Life of Your Christmas Tree

    I read in a magazine recently that you can extend the life of your Christmas tree a little longer by putting a small amount of sugar in the water as you are watering it.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Another Use For Soap Scraps

    To make your own homemade bubble bath, try placing soap slivers in a mesh drawstring bag.  Place this beg under the running water of the tap.  If you want you can add herbs to the bag and it will make the bathroom smell heavenly as well.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    Hairspray

    If you get a hole in your tights, you can sray it with hairsray which'll stop the hole from getting bigger until you can get a new pair.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 31, 2008
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