Thursday April 30th
In most instances, the amount of time a yellow light stays corresponds with the first digit of the speed limit. If it’s a 50mph zone the yellow light will be 5 seconds.
Wednesday April 29th
Put it’s litter box outside. Cats will be able to smell it from up to a mile away and follow that scent home.
Tuesday April 28th
Facebook Messenger Rooms is a new free, no time limit, video group chat that can host up to 50 people.
Monday April 27th
Peel bananas from the bottom up and avoid the stringy bits that cling to the fruit. It’s how monkeys peel bananas!
Friday April 24th
Conserve water by only watering your lawn and garden in the early morning or evening. The coolers temps at these times will help keep evaporation to a minimum
Thursday April 23rd
Turn your lawn into a mosquitoes nightmare! These plants naturally repel mosquitoes: citronella, lemon balm, marigolds, basil, lavender, peppermint, rosemary, and geranium.
Wednesday April 22nd
Protect plant seedlings using milk jugs. Cut off the bottoms and place over your seedling. Leave the cap off during the day to let heat in. Place the cap on at night to protect from the cooler temps.
Tuesday April 21st
These vegetables can be regrown at home, no seeds required! Potatoes, onions, scallions, basil, celery, and lettuce.
Monday April 20th
Keep your kids busy by asking them to cut the grass with safety scissors.
Friday April 17th
If you are suffering from a respiratory infection, lie on your stomach with a pillow underneath you. This will help you cough out mucus. This is also known as postural drainage.
Thursday April 16th
Keep air away from coffee. Store beans or grounds in a sealable container away from moisture and light.
Wednesday April 15th
Separate your produce. Apples, bananas, and avocados emit gases that can ripen other foods too fast.
Tuesday April 14th
Manage your social media time with the new Facebook Quiet Mode feature! Quiet Mode silences most Facebook notifications and hides your timeline behind a full screen countdown reminding you how much time is left before Quiet Mode ends.
Monday April 13th
Keep your glasses from fogging up while wearing a face mask by washing the lenses with soapy water. That’s what surgeons do when they have the same issue.
Friday April 10th
Fifteen straight minutes of laughter has the same health benefits as 30 minutes of sit-ups! Several studies have proven that laughter really is the best medicine.
Thursday April 9th
Make your home smell like a bakery without doing all that work! Get a small pan and fill with water. Add some vanilla extract and cinnamon and put on the stove.
Wednesday April 8th
Have an annoying itch? Scratching it will just make it worse. Instead, apply pressure directly in the middle of the area. This reduces the blood flow, causing it to go away instantly.
Tuesday April 7th
On snesfun.com you can play almost every single retro Nintendo game for free!
Monday April 6th
Use one medical glove when out in public. Use your gloved hand to touch things like door handles buttons, etc. Use your non-gloved hand to touch your own personal items like your wallet, phone, or car door handle.
Friday April 3rd
Dust fans with a pillowcase. Encase the entire blade inside the pillowcase, then pull the case toward you while gently pressing down on both sides of the blade. This will prevent dust from raining down on you while getting all the dust off in one swipe.
Thursday April 2nd
Can’t get the burns off your pan? Cook it off with some soap and water! Fill the pan with hot water and a few squirts of dish soap, bring it to a simmer, then use a spatula to carefully coax off the burnt bits.
Wednesday April 1st
Tired of your bananas ripening too fast? Try wrapping some plastic around the top of your bananas to help slow the again process