How to break in your shoes in less than 2 minutes. Never again will you have to worry about blisters from a brand new pair of flats! Use this simple trick and your shoes will be broken in and fitted to your feet from day one!
Summer is here which means you'll be making lots of ice tea, lemonade, and maybe a few cocktails! There are many ways to sweeten your favorite drinks but one of the best ways is using simple syrup. Simple syrup contains sugar and water that have been cooked together dissolving the sugar, so when you add it to your favorite drinks there is no clumping! It makes making sweet tea and pitchers of lemonade (and martinis) a snap. Follow along as eBay shares how to make a simple syrup.
I'm teaching a sewing class! Did you already know that? If you follow me on twitter, you probably did. It's an in-person class at Needlework, which is a sewing and craft space in Hamilton. I haven't taught since I taught Advanced Theatrical Millinery for George Brown College, but I'm excited to give it a whirl, again! Mostly I'm excited about the topic, which is Hand Sewing and Bow Ties. There are bow ties all over my studio in the cutest patterns and it makes me want to dress up Jay…
It's always good to know the best way to store your groceries so you never have to waste rotten or expired food again! Having planned snacks/meals can also help stop this from happening. Making a food chart with the kids can be a fun way to create a routine for your groceries.
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A lady at the post office taught me this trick and I have realized very few people know about it! You can turn a flat rate envelope into a pouch to increase the capacity. It holds more than a small flat rate box ($5.80) and about as much as a medium ($12.35) for only $5.60. So worth it! I do this all the time! Just fold the bottom both ways, and flatten it out from the inside, folding the corners and taping them up into a rectangular bottom. Secure with lots of tape. Happy shipping!