Archive for October, 2009

Vinegar – Nature’s Secret Weapon

You will be amazed by the incredible power and properties that vinegar has.

Vinegar can help you keep your home beautifully clean and sparkling naturally and simply.

Through out the house

  • vinegar can get rid of germs,
  • disinfect  and deodorise.
  • clean carpets and rugs
  • clean windows and mirrors

For the Laundry

  • returns colors to their orginial intensity
  • give your whites and immaculate sparkle
  • removes perspiration and deodorant stains
  • prevent clothes becoming shiny when ironing

Kitchen

  • Destrony bacteria
  • Give glasses and china a lovely sparkle
  • disinfect refrigerator
  • Clean the oven without having to scrub
  • remove stains

In the Garden

  • Repel insect
  • Protect plants from ant infestation
  • encourage plant’s growth
  • get rid of weeds

Cooking

  • Tenderise meat
  • preserve vegetables

To have that fresh, natural sm…

To have that fresh, natural smell in your house, rub the skirting boards with eucalyptus oil.

Keep seedling from being eaten

  • Use your Plastic milk Container around your Seedling to stop the snails and insect destroying them. it also provide wind protection #

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A way to stop Chocolate Craving

a simple walk might ward off craving – a 15 minute walk prior to a chocolate craving will be less likely to eat the treat their craving

Speed up ironing time

To speed up ironing time, place a layer of aluminium foil underneath your ironing board cover.

Trouble changing baby

If you are having trouble keeping your baby or toddler still while changing their nappy. put a bright sticker on the back of their hands

Changing baby nappy

Changing baby nappy

7 Tips For Healthy Sleeping Patterns

Good Sleep is vital – it allows your body a chance to rejuvenate and heal itself, as well as giving you more energy for the day ahead.

We spend about one third of our lives in bed, and this should be spent mostly sleeping , not tossing and turning.

Here are 7 tips for healthy sleeping:

Woman a sleep

Woman a sleep

  • Good Sleep Posture – try sleeping on your back or side but NEVER on our stomach.
  • Routine – Try having a set time to go to bed and try to factor in at least 7-8 hours sleep each night
  • regulate your breathing – take 7-12 seconds to breathe in and out. this allows your body to relax and lowers your heart rat.
  • Tv – try not to watch tv right before going to bed, but instead read a book
  • Avoid Chemicals – drinks high in caffeine can affect your ability to sleep well.
  • Tune up your spine – the ability to get comfortable for sleep can eith aide or hinder your quality of rest. being subluxation and restriction free helps with this.
  • sleep assessment  – if you are still struggling to have a good night’s sleep, why not book a assessment with your chiropractor

Tips supplied by  Bergamo Health

Laundry Time saver

1. Take large items out of machine first and then place small items on top of basket so can easily hang socks in pairs and undies in groups

2. Shake out Tshirts and hang inside out and upside down. (reduces fading and Tshirts dry unwrinkled)

3. Fold washing straight off line into basket sorting in categories as you go.

No need to iron T shirts and laundry in ready to go straight into each persons drawer

Contributed By Lysbeth Fong

Shorten your drying time

  • if you use a fabric softeners on your clothes in the wash it reduces the time it take to tumble dry them

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Find Yourself struggling with debt?

If you are struggling with debts, stop using your credit cards and change over to a debit card, You will still be able to use these as credit cards without being charged with eftpos fees, and you can only use the money you have. Therefore reigning in the spending and making you thing twice before buying.

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