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I set up an online savings account that is tied to my checking account. I have an automatic transfer each month into the account. Because it's an online account, I can't get to the money quickly or easily. If I withdraw money, it's because I really need it. The interest rate is higher also!
You know when you go to clean your oven, especially the self clean oven, and you go to put your racks back in, and they are a little laggy and stiff??? Well, if you put a little olive oil on paper towel, and rub each end with the oil, slide them back in the oven. They glide right back in! Voila!!
I have been using the Diva Cup for almost a decade, and the thought of going back to tampons and pads is horrifying. The Diva Cup has saved me hundreds of dollars, reduced the severity of my cramps, and nearly eliminated leaks. I can use it without worrying during the most vigorous exercising.
Bought 2 different sets of Fit & Fresh containers through Spark store & since I have to be in classes Tu/Th for 12 hours, I pack my 2 meals & 2 snacks, & everything stays cold with the ice packs included. I LOVE them & have gotten several inquiries.
We freeze everything possible in half cup portions in muffin tins; brown rice, chili, soups, meat sauce, even bran muffins. Once frozen we take them out of the tins and put them into labeled freezer bags. When it's time to use them we just figure how many half cup muffins we need.
The purchase of a "Bakers scale" means that you can weigh fluid oz and grams. A little different from the one that just does grams. It is a great time saver and very, very useful in the weight loss and keeping you on track. Bought one today, had been looking and came across this kind of scale!
Ever since reading the SP article re: diversity of the Japanese & their eating, including 30 different items eaten in a day using different colors, textures, I've made it a goal to "eat 30." Salads, soups with veggies, ww pasta with veggies, plus plenty of fruits. Can't believe how easy it is!