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  • #441

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    5 Amazing Things you can do with “Bounce” Dryer Sheets

    1. Tie to your belt to keep mosquitos away from you when golfing or participating in outdoor activities.
    2. Put in shoes/boots as a great odor-eater.
    3. When storing clothes and blankets, place between them for a fresh smell.
    4. Great for collecting and removing loose cat hair from furniture.
    5. Put in dirty dish pan with water overnight, wipes clean easily in A.M.

  • #566

    Smile Therapy


    1. Take tar off your car/shoes.

    2. Bake a better brownie (add 1/2 cup peanut butter to batch).

    3. Soothe Hemorrhoids – a dab of peanut butter will do wonders.

    4. Fill a “kong” toy for a treat – great for dogs – they love it.

    5. Cool burned puppy paws – summer days asphalt is very hot, as is tar – very dangerous for puppies and dogs.

    6. Slip off a stuck ring.

    7. Get gum out of your hair/clothes.

    ST – Staff

  • #567

    Smile Therapy

    Fireworks Fun site..

    If you want to have a 1 minute break from work

    Visit http://www.fireworkspop.com/Liberty_.htm

    ST Staff

  • #568

    Smile Therapy

    Deck of Cards…. With your BABY’S PICTURE on it??

    A friend of mine Joanne P can make playing cards with any picture you want on them.

    Your new baby?
    Your pet?
    Your beautiful spouse?
    Your own automobile?

    What a neat and unique gift. Very reasonable priced as well.

    If interested , shoot me an email at creator@smile-therapy.com

    JP, Canada

  • #569

    Smile Therapy

    Let’s wrap it up right!

    Subject: Let’s wrap it up right!

    I’ve been using aluminum foil for more years than I care to remember.

    Great stuff, but sometimes it can be a pain. You know, like when you are in the middle of doing something and

    you try to pull some foil out and the roll comes out of the box. Then you have to put the roll back in the box &

    start over. The roll always comes out at the wrong time. Well, I would like to share this with you. (Via V. Borders)

    Yesterday I went to throw out an empty Reynolds foil box and for some reason I turned it and looked at the end of the box. And written on the end it said, “Press here to lock end”. Right there on the end of the box is a tab to lock the roll in place. How long has this little locking tab been there? I then looked at a generic brand of aluminum foil and it had one, too. I then looked at a box of Saran wrap and it had one too! I can’t count the number of times the Saran warp roll has jumped out when I was trying to cover something up.

    I’m sharing this with my friends that did not know this. I hope I’m not the only person that didn’t know about this. .. . thanks to R Fishback for this little tip

    – – – Another person here – just found it on my Glad plastic wrap, too.


  • #570

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    Save money … make money!

    All my married life I’ve used the telephone and each month got a bill. In the recent past I changed to ‘imag!ne’ and now I get a much lower bill PLUS a cheque! Fantastic wow!

    Maureen, Malahide Ireland.

  • #571

    Smile Therapy

    Did you know…. Convert Languages on Websites??

    Did you know…There is a website that can convert text or entire websites from one language to another.

    This is incredible technology.

    We had a ski site in German that we wanted to convert to English… took about 6 seconds…cool!!!!


    T.A Smith, Creator, S-T

  • #572

    Smile Therapy

    Cool stuff in the OCEAN.. watch this

    If you like the Ocean, Animals, or just plain fascinating stuff.. be sure to watch this.

    (note: Ted.com has several brilliant things on its site).


    Dave M, USA

  • #573

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    Really COOL GIFT idea

    These are called “Transformations”

    Turn your childrens favorite little toys into Christmas ornaments by using gardening wire.

    Make a quilt out of your son/daughters favorite college t-shirts and sweatpants
    Make a decorative pillow or pillows out of your daughters wedding dress( an expensive pillow), but it may at least be used, rather than just taking up closet space.

    Gretchen, HP

  • #574

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    the EYES.. the Window to the SOUL?

    The following is bound to make Artists and Photogrophers SMILE.

    Are the EYES truly the window to the SOUL?

    Great site here that tries to answer the question with some fabulous pics.

    Look for the JULY 23,2008 blog.


    ST Staff

  • #575

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    Speeders.. Where are the Speedtraps?

    Do you ever SPEED while driving?

    How’d you like to know WHERE the speed traps areset up( this site “policed” by the public)

    Incredible the info thats out on the web


    Dave M, Syracuse NY

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    Low price, yet Highly Treasured Wedding Gift

    Inexpensive Wedding Gift Ideas

    My Grandmother gave us a gift we’ll keep forever that hardly cost a thing. She bought a scrapbook and partially filled it up with newspaper clippings from the day and year we were married. She included things like new car ads, grocery store ads, clothing ads, etc. Now we can look back and see what those things “used” to cost back when we were married. She also included newspaper and magazine clippings in the areas of politics and the environment, and from our local newspaper with the weather for the day we were married. We have since added to it (as suggested when given the gift) new car stickers, receipts from the hospital when each of our two daughters were born and news clippings from momentous days in our history as a nation. It’s one of my very favorite things.


  • #577

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    Recycled Products from T-Shirts??

    Heres a cool idea.

    For the environmentally conscious and Green type fans.

    This company takes old T Shirts and recycles them into other products such as handbags, dog leashes and other cool items.

    A tad pricey but worth the look.


    Peter S, NY

  • #578

    Smile Therapy

    How Cool is this CLOCK?

    Check this one out


    SM, Texas

  • #579

    Smile Therapy

    great site for Helping others( 52 suggestions, 1 a week)


    WWWeb scout

  • #580

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    Travel With Peace of Mind

    Have you heard of the Air Ambulance Card.

    It’s basically a safety thing that always guarantees you a way back to your hometown, in the event of an accident



    Peter S, NY

  • #581

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    Gift Idea Unique and APPRECIATED

    The Gift of Time
    My husband and I are in our forties and our parents are in their seventies. They are pretty well off and don’t need much of anything. A few years ago, workdays became their gifts from us. There are some things my mother-in-law needed help with like washing windows, cleaning refrigerator coils, moving beds to clean under, and taking down curtains to wash, iron, and hang back up. To her, this was the best gift we could provide. My parents own 17 acres and need a lot of help outside. We give them a workday for each of them on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day as well as for birthdays. We trim bushes, weed whack, plant flowers, cut down trees, etc. for their gifts. They almost never give us gift ideas anymore; they always request a workday.


  • #582

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    Excellent Inexpensive Sunglasses

    Better Cheap Sunglasses

    Do you need very durable and highly protective sunglasses? I found them at my local home improvement store for less than $9. Ask for “eye protection,” not sunglasses. I took mine to my ophthalmologist and he said that they are made of polycarbonate and are 99-percent UVA and UVB protective. They are sturdy and wrap around close to my face to keep out those rays.

    HM in Florida

  • #583

    Smile Therapy

    Did you know.. you can buy 1 Share of Stock as a GIFT?

    You can buy a single share of stock in some very famous and solid companies.

    It’s also a pretty neat gift for charity auctions because who knows what the share of stock could be worth in 3-5 or 10 years from now??

    Check out the site


    TAS, Marcellus NY

  • #584

    Smile Therapy

    Very interesting GIFT WRAP

    Two Gifts in One

    For many years, gifts in our family have been wrapped in new towels. Dish towels, hand towels, bath towels, and washcloths are used and secured with pins. We use safety pins for younger family members and straight pins for older ones, but tape can be used also and removed carefully to preserve the nap of the towel. We buy the towels throughout the year on sale. The recipient has two gifts instead of one and everyone can use new towels!

    Holly, NH, USA

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