Easy ways to make a mask. Video tutorials for simple ones

You'll need to go to the link to see the masks first if you don't want to just click thru. These are about the easiest ones I've seen. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/how-to-make-face-mask-from-fabric-covid-19_l_5e834a20c5b62dd9f5d628e8?ncid=APPLENEWS00001 How To Make A No-Sew Coronavirus Face Mask With Fabric The CDC is considering recommending people wear face coverings in public. Here are a few easy … Continue reading Easy ways to make a mask. Video tutorials for simple ones

If you're facing a lengthy period of semi-isolation, what will help you come thru sane and (maybe even) happy?

This letter is filled with useful gems about coping with isolation, even when the space is small. Bet there's something here you can use. Several of these suggestions are even More useful if you're going to be retiring soon -- did a lot of research on the issue as that time approached for me. As … Continue reading If you're facing a lengthy period of semi-isolation, what will help you come thru sane and (maybe even) happy?

And then there are the young people who care

Invisible Hands: Free Deliveries For At-Risk New Yorkers Invisible Hands: Free Deliveries For At-Risk New Yorkers Mike Mishkin  March 17, 2020  Community Invisible Hands was created by four New Yorkers in their 20s. The group of young and healthy volunteers – who face the lowest risk in these trying times – offers volunteer services to those at … Continue reading And then there are the young people who care

Japanese toilets are wonderful — truly

There is no doubt that any Toto toilet will be more comfortable and a nicer experience than any toilet ordinarily found in an American bathroom BUT you can get the faintest of imitations by at least installing a toilet bidet. If you don't need heated water, with parts they run about $30 and are not … Continue reading Japanese toilets are wonderful — truly

Do you wonder what to do with those tiny silica gel packets?

Turns out those silica gel packets can be useful in more ways than I knew about. Read on. https://lifehacker.com/the-best-ways-to-use-your-old-silica-gel-packets-1841391028 The Best Ways to Use Your Old Silica Gel Packets Some hacks don’t withstand the test of time. They become victims of ever-evolving technology or simply fall out of fashion. But when it comes to silica … Continue reading Do you wonder what to do with those tiny silica gel packets?

Kim Kardasian’s Skims underwear, reviewed

Kim Kardasian has one of the most unreal bodies ever -- meaning I keep thinking every picture is photoshopped. She's spent a lot of effort developing under things that can help normal people keep better control of places that they think need them. This article is rather optimistic about the results. I do rather wish … Continue reading Kim Kardasian’s Skims underwear, reviewed