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Unstick Your Stuff

Unstick Your Stuff
• Remove pesky price stickers – with vodka. The alcohol in vodka dissolves the adhesive on the sticker. Pour a little on a clean cloth, then dab on to sticker. Let sit for a minute, then gently rub the sticker with the cloth and it should come right off. • Slide a drawer smoothly with a candle stub. First remove the drawer and wipe the two wooden rails that support the drawer with a damp cloth to remove any dust, dirt or wood shavings that might be making the drawer stick. Next, rub the candle stub over the rails to apply a thin layer of wax. It should now slide smoothly. • Get rid of...
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Clutter Bust Your Home

Clutter Bust Your Home
To be a clutter buster you’ve got to be able to identify which items are truly clutter, and which are not. Clutter can be insidious, because it can be almost anything, from obvious trash to the most expensive antiques. The same object that may be clutter for one person is most certainly not for another person. Here are five guidelines to use to decide if something in your space could be CLUTTER. 1. Clutter Can Be Anything – Cheap Or Expensive, Sentimental Or Throw Away Know what is, and is not, clutter. Many people’s preconceived notion of clutter is true trash and cheap junk that we don’t...
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Fun Places To Go In Ontario

Fun Places To Go In Ontario
                                                                         Horseshoe Resort in Barrie Bring your family to Horseshoe this winter for some great family fun!
This year,the resort celebrates 50 years and they’re offering some great promotions!         Family Fun at Christmas Tree Farms Head outdoors to a cut-your-own tree farm! Each holiday season, tree farms in the GTA pile hay into wagons and drive Christmas-tree cutters out into the pine-scented fields to choose the perfect tree.        ...
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Children learn what they live

Children learn what they live
If a child lives with tolerance, he learns patience. If a child lives with encouragement, he learns confidence If a child lives with praise, he learns to be appreciative. If a child lives with fairness, he learns justice. If a child lives with security, he learns to have faith. If a child lives with approval, he learns to like himself. If a child lives with acceptance and friendship, he learns to find love in the...
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Top Energy–Saving Tips for Your Home.

Top Energy–Saving Tips for Your Home.
While we all use energy differently, in general, energy is mostly used for heating and cooling the home, with hot water coming in second. Good energy habits help you save money. For example, if you leave the hot water running constantly while you’re shaving, you’re using a lot of hot water just to rinse the razor a few times. Simple choices we make every day can go a long way to help us manage our energy use, cut costs and protect the environment around the year. Here are a few tips to help you conserve energy in your home. 1) Choose off-peak hours Take advantage of lower energy prices during off-...
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