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Wednesday, January 09, 2013
How many times have you dropped a slippery shampoo or conditioner bottle while you're in the shower? I have. If it hits your foot, it can hurt so badly that you think you've broken a toe. Make those bottles easier to grasp by stretching a few rubber bands around the body of the container....
Monday, December 31, 2012
Untied shoe laces can drive some parents crazy….especially during sporting events like soccer games. Kids often take themselves out of play due to unnecessary shoelace issues. Even a double knot won’t guarantee that the shoes stay tied.  Next time use a wide rubber band to...
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Are you tired of the same old Christmas decorations you see in the same old stores year after year? Then it's time to pull out the needle and thread and get creative. From stockings to tree toppers and everything in between, the cool crafts you can make are endless. But before you start........maybe...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Did you know clothes account for over 5% of expenses for the average American? Don’t let that investment end up on the bottom of your closet. Many clothes just don’t want to stay on their hanger. If you have a particularly difficult shirt that just won’t stay put, try this trick...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
"In our play, we reveal what kind of people we are." Ovid, Roman poet 43 BC–17 or 18 AD Kids are wonderful.  With their funny little ways, they light up the world—especially kids at play. Think rubber bands don’t make a difference in the lives of children?...
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
As the holidays draw near, I’m reminded of the many, often humorous, ways rubber bands make a difference in our world.  For instance, Mike, one of our blog commenters, was describing a scene at home where…the kids had grabbed a bunch of bands and left. Laughingly, he sort of whispers...
Friday, November 16, 2012
Thanksgiving is fast approaching and all I want to say is…bring on the baking. Whether it is green bean, macaroni and cheese, or sweet potato casserole, nothing completes the holidays like a freshly baked, home-cooked, side dish.  As you gather ingredients at the grocery store in...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
"In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow … your energy into something positive." Lee Iacocca Need an outlet to take your mind off your troubles? Why not grab a bag of rubber bands… They can help. Charles Mayo, a doctor...
Monday, November 12, 2012
Tis’ the season for entertaining and decorating! Amid Christmas gatherings, your friends, old and new, will feel at ease with some fun light displays. Homemade candle votives are affordable and create a romantic atmosphere without depleting the budget. To begin, simply gather up some bands....