We acknowledge that we did not pay attention to our credit-card statement, as we noticed this only when we paid off our card as a New Year’s resolution. When we called the radio company, it would not reimburse us, and even the credit-card company would go back only three months to help us out.
Here is my hint: Leave a note with a small gratuity for housekeeping. I even specifically ask, in the note, for the exact amount of towels I would like to be left in the room. I have never been disappointed, and my requests have always been taken care of.
• Keep one in the car to hold spare change.
• When traveling, use to hold cotton balls or cotton swabs.
• Pack with thread, needles and safety pins for an emergency sewing kit.
Readers, now it’s your turn. Let us know how you reuse these bottles.
P.S.: You can ask your pharmacist for “not child resistant” caps. These caps can be taken off, turned over and reattached to the same bottle. Now the bottle can be opened with a simple turn. Do this only in households without children.
When my long-haired yellow Labrador comes outside with me, I put on old rubber gloves to give him a thorough rubdown. The dog hair comes off in sheets! He loves it because it is a great petting session. This works on cats, also.
The tape can be pulled off and put right back on several times.