Instead of decorating a candle, use a Styrofoam cone. Glue the flat side of unwrapped peppermint candies to the cone. Start at the top and work your way down until the “tree” is completely covered. This makes a stunning holiday decoration. Cones, found at craft stores, come in lots of sizes.
Buy a large, white, unscented pillar candle . Using a hot glue gun or glue dots (found at craft stores), glue unwrapped peppermint candies, flat side out, all around to cover the candle in its entirety. It will look like a designer candle that sells for $20 or more in catalogs and fancy stores. Read more [...]
When dealing with companies start by asking nicely. Assume that the company will help you and that the problem you are having is just a simple mistake before getting nasty.Give the full details of the problem you are experiencing. When you contact customer service online or by phone, don't simply say, "It doesn't work". Explain what happens when it doesn't work. If the customer service person can't see your computer or the item in your hand, she won't understand what you are talking about. State Read more [...]
Mail your pre-addressed and stamped Valentines to Loveland, Colorado and they will postmark them and mail them for you. Send them to: Postmaster, Valentine Re-mailing, 446 E. 29th St., Loveland, CO 80538(If you do this, you'll want to do it soon! To arrive on time to a US Destination, your cards should be in Loveland by Feb. 9.)Make a treasure hunt for your spouse. Start by mailing or e-mailing him the first clue. Then leave clues all over the house, yard, car or his office telling him where to find Read more [...]