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A Noteworthy Idea

I learned a great technique for taking notes at a conference or special training class.  Take a fresh notebook to the meeting.  At the top of the first page write “Good Ideas”.  Skip a couple of pages and at the

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Things Take Time

I’ve discovered that things that take time need to be done first.  For instance, if you want a great body, exercise needs to be done first because it will take awhile to see results.  It’s not like getting a haircut that only

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Posted in Home Decor, Organization, Setting Priorities, Uncategorized

Remember The Milk

Today I discovered a great time management app called “Remember the Milk” that can be downloaded for free through the Apple store and Google Play. If you have never used it before, be sure to check out the videos offered

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Berry Good Idea

Do you ever buy berries and have them mold in a very short period of time?  Here’s a solution: Mix 1 part white vinegar with 10 parts water.  Place berries in the solution and then take them out, drain them

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Cooking Chicken in a Rice Cooker?

Every time I use this method for cooking chicken, I think I need to share it.  So here you go… I have the kind of rice cooker that has a pan within the cooker.  Normally you put your rice and

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Posted in Cooking, Tips for Travel, Uncategorized

Washing a Shower Curtain

Here’s the best recipe I’ve found for washing a shower curtain. 2 bath towels 1/3 cup detergent 1/3 cup bleach 1 cup vinegar Fill washing machine with hot water and add two bath towels.  Add 1/3 cup each of detergent

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Great Lipstick Mirrors

Do you ever carry a small purse?  About a year ago we were going to be making a trip and I purchased a small purse for sightseeing while we were traveling.  I’ve never gone back to carrying a large purse.  Consequently,

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