Category Archives: Lifehacking

Greening Your Home: The Kitchen

1. No Paper towels – My father and I started this as an experiment in August 2007. We wanted to see how different it would be without using paper towels, and quite frankly there’s hardly any difference at all. We use old rags instead, and make sure to wash them with an already existing load […]

Digital Feng Shui – Getting rid of Paper Clutter and Helping Time Management

If you’re like me, the majority of your clutter is paper. For me, it’s all kinds of paper clutter that causes me the most stress and creates havoc in my living space. From receipts to be documented, magazine subscriptions, to post-it notes I’ve plastered everywhere with reminders and ideas. Even having to keep track of […]

Top 7 Essential Things Children Aren’t Being Taught

Or, “Why we have so many dumb people.” In an epiphany while talking to my 13 year old sister, I realized that many children these days are not taught basic life skills that they need to get by in life, which I think contributes to the general lazyness and fast-paced environment we have now. People […]

Top 5 Foods to Prevent Bad Breath

From MSN: Bad breath results from two key issues: oral hygiene and gastrointestinal health. Basically this means that breath odors originate not just inside the mouth but also from your digestive tract. The culprit in both cases is largely bacteria. Doctors will tell you that if you have bad breath, you should first make sure […]

What should you keep in a fireproof safe?

I’ve been wanting to get a fireproof safe for years now, and managed to finally do so about a month ago. Then I was faced with the question: “What should you put in a fireproof safe?” I put obvious items in, automotive titles, diploma, birth certificates, some court documents, external hard drive backup of all […]