Smelly feet-simple remedy
Tuesday, August 16, 2011 4 comments
Boil 2 quarts of water, then steep 5 bags of black tea in it until the tea is cool enough to transfer to a basin (you can also divide the tea between 2 plastic shoe boxes). Soak your feet in the liquid for 10 minutes, then rinse and ... Read more
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 6 comments
It is hard to believe we are nearly 1/3 of the way thru August-where did the month go???? I know that I seem to be constantly busy running DH or Dad to dr, rehab, dentist, etc. Then I still take care of the park gardens (with volunteer helpers... Read more
Bad Case of Sunburn? Three-Step Relief...
Monday, August 08, 2011 2 comments
I know a lot of you are out in the sun this time of year and with all the heat, I know some of you are getting sunburnt so thought I would pass this along. I had never heard that taking a cold shower would stop the burn! •Quick. As soon... Read more
Sunday, August 07, 2011 5 comments
Thanks my good Spark Friends for letting me vent yesterday and offering your support. It sure makes it easier to be able to spill my frustration on here and not dump it on my poor DH-he too has to deal with dad so he doesn't need more reason to... Read more
Saturday, August 06, 2011 8 comments
I did something this evening I never do-I got mad at dad and verbally lashed out at him. He was complaining about his teeth and glasses even before his hospital stay and as soon as he was able to go, I got appointments with the dentist and opth... Read more
Easy Blister Prevention
Tuesday, August 02, 2011 5 comments
To prevent blisters, apply any type of antiperspirant to the bottom of your feet before you go jogging or hiking. The antiperspirant should prevent the friction that causes blisters. You can also use other types of lubricants t... Read more
For the Freshest Veggies........
Monday, August 01, 2011 8 comments
Always store fresh vegetables in your refrigerator (preferably, in the lower fruit/vegetable bin) to keep them crisp and fresh. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) says vegetables will stay fresh for the following amounts of... Read more
How Long Does Food Last in a Power Outage?
Thursday, July 28, 2011 12 comments
Tis the season when you can get a storm so I thought this was some very pertinent information. Especially for those who might see a hurricane in the coming months! During a power outage, keep the refrigerator and freezer doors shu... Read more
Bad Smell in Your Car? What to Do...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 8 comments
I came across this hint and thought it was worth passing along as we all have "accidents" and this is a simple, yet non-toxic solution. A pet has an accident in the car…a child gets sick—you get the idea. There’s a baaaaaaad smell in ... Read more
« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 Last Page »