"We are always nice and warm, although we are on the edge of Dartmoor, It's a great life especially as we are both retired. No more 6 am wake up calls. We don't have an alarm clock, during the winter months we get up to a warm home at…"
"when using sticky tape to wrap gifts, forget about those tiny plastic tape.cutting holders thingy's that come with tape and don't work, instead, stick the tape to the side of a serrated knife and the tape will cut perfectly every time."
"If you have a complaint and need to contact a company about their product be VERY NICE AND FRIENDLY when complaining, I've found it works so much better, than getting angry with them, a kind approach goes a long way. "
"Some time ago I posted that I labelled all my chargers using the free charity labels given away at Christmas. This really helped me identify the numerous chargers we seem to have in our home.
However I still had trouble finding the one I wanted. I…"
"Part of my de-cluttering has meant that 11 bags of clothes have been given away. Daughter shared items out with friends and charity shops. Haven't missed anything and still have lots to sort through still.
I must have been a pack rat in a…"
"Whenever I buy a large bag of carrots I will use a few carrots in a meal and the rest I will use my food processor to thinly slice half for casseroles, and place in a freezer bag. The rest will be finely grated for use in soups and…"
"Easy Trick Using Essential Oils
Directions: Fill a small spray bottle with water then add several drops of essential oil (lavender, mint, whatever you like). Shake then spray a clean white washcloth with the water/EO solution until lightly damp,…"
Last year I bought a terrimundi pot from B and M ( ceramic pot with no stopper in the bottom). I started saving 50ps and any spare cash from sales etc.When I smashed it open at the end of the year, I…Continue
Many Years ago I had a part-time job as a taxi driver in Lancashire, here is just one story from that time. Whether it's true or not enjoy the sentiment.
I arrived at the address at six am a dark and cold winters morning and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked. 'Just a minute,' answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across the floor. After a long pause, the door opened. A small woman in her 90's…