Did You Know... Quirky Tips and TricksCategory
The Best Google Search Shortcuts
I loved learning how to use the library as a kid. The answer to any question could be found there, once you learned how to look. The s..
The Best Way to Keep Champagne Fizzy
Marcio likes champagne. A lot. (And FYI, he's particularly fond of the Veuve Cliquot.) I am too, but rarely more than a glass, which mean..
Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk.. And Don’t Wipe it Up With a Sponge!
I learned a lot of wisdom from my mother over the years, so it's fitting for Mother's Day that I share a little tip of her's I actually ..
Did You Know: The Best Way to Pick a Head of Iceberg Lettuce
Simple! Pick the heaviest head. Heavier heads have more leaves densely layered, which translates into more, fresher lettuce.
Did You Know: An Easy Way to Sharpen Scissors
Although there's a best way to sharpen your scissors (sharpening stone, mechanical sharpener) — If your scissors are maddeningly dull a..
Did You Know: Aluminum Foil Removes Rust
You can remove rust from most metals with minimal scratching by folding/crumpling a small sheet of aluminum foil, wetting it slightly, a..
Did You Know: Eggs
Although food safety sites recommend refrigerating eggs, eggs in their shells have natural chemical and physical protection from the bac..
The Best Way to Speak to A Live Person: GetHuman.com
While it’s easier than ever to get customer service information, it’s increasingly hard to speak with a live person when calling many o..
The Best Way to Clean a Toilet
If you squirt and swish like most people, allow me to share this better method, which I learned today. (I learned it by reading the ins..
Did You Know: Toothpaste
You’re standing at the bathroom mirror, hastily getting ready for a night on the town and realize that your (insert: cufflinks, bracele..