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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Distinguishing whether that is flour or sugar you are putting in your coffee can be a bad way to start your day. Stretch a thick rubber band around each of your canisters and label it with a permanent marker. You can also use them to mark the supply level, which will help you see at a glance if you...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Many baseball players search for ways to improve their swings. Rubber bands can help with that. Simply place the rubber bands onto the barrel of the bat about 3 inches apart centered on the sweet spot. The rubber bands will serve as a visual cue to help the hitter keep the sweet spot in the hitting...
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...