Good to Know!
Measure with a dollar bill
NEW BAKING TRICK: When you need softened butter - grate the butter while it is still hard, then mix with other ingredients as normal. It will soften quickly and perfectly and give an even dispersal of butter throughout the dough.
In a emergency a crayon will burn for 30 minutes.
Child-Proof your apps so glad I found this!!
Type in your formulas and it explains how to get the right answer! Keep this for future use when kids are older!
Paint Calculator: Multiply the height of each wall by it's width = wall area. One gallon for every 450 sq ft. - really good to know!
If a thief forces you to take money from an ATM, do not argue or resist. What you should do is punch your pin in reverse. EX: if your pin is 1234 you punch 4321. The moment you punch in the reverse, the money will come out but will be stuck in the machine and the machine will immediately alert the police without the theif's knowledge. Every ATM has this feature. Can't believe I never knew this!! (Truth? I hope I never have to find out!)
FREE Virtual Envelope App for iPhone & Android. Solves the issue of one spouse not knowing how much they can spend because they don't have the cash envelopes with them. Work beautifully with Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University (FPU) and "Zero-Based" Budgeting.
7 BABY STEPS TO FINANCIAL PEACE - Dave Ramsey - STEP 1 - 1,000 dollars in an Emergency Fund - STEP 2 - Pay off all debt with the Debt Snowball - STEP 3 - 3 to 6 Months Expenses in Savings - STEP 4 - Invest 15% of Income into Roth IRA's and Pre-Tax Investment plans - STEP 5 - College Funding - STEP 6 - Pay off your home early - STEP 7 - Build wealth and give! (dittledattle.blog...)
♥ Dave Ramsey!
Fun Mail for Kids -- send boxes of candy through the mail. If they're under 13 oz. you can slap a stamp on them and put them in the mailbox! How fun would it be to see this in your mailbox?
Changing Out an Old (UGLY) Outlet
List of sites to get coupons and how to start couponing if you don't coupn you should. One pinner said.. I just saved $80 in coupons at Target last night and I am not even extreme about it!