Quick Fixes 2018

12 Stories • Available April 2018
The Dent That Wasn't Meant

The Dent That Wasn't Meant

You know that brand-new shiny car that you were so proud of? Well, someone lost his grip on a shopping cart, and the cart just seemed to take aim at one of your fenders. Ouch! No matter how care

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Stung

Stung

As summer rolls around and families starting heading to the beach, there is a good chance that someone in your group might shriek out in pain and come running out of the shallows. Depending on wh

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Clean Machine

Clean Machine

Have you ever shut down your computer, only to see a dark screen full of smudge marks? Do you ever wonder why your keyboard letters and numbers look a little faded? Well, with any electronic devi

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Sore No More

Sore No More

Many people are familiar with that tingly, itchy, tight and painful feeling around the lips in the initial hours leading up to a cold sore. Because this condition is recurring, most sufferers hav

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Bad Credit

Bad Credit

If you think you have a problem with your credit score, the first step is to review your credit report. Pull reports from all three credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian, TransUnion), as the reports

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In A Pinch

In A Pinch

Whether you've run out of a necessary cooking or baking ingredient or you simply want to cut back on fats or calories, there are lots of tasty and healthy substitutions. Before you head to th

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Wardrobe Malfunctions

Wardrobe Malfunctions

Fashion flubs happen all the time. Clothing issues like deodorant streaks, loose buttons and stuck zippers always seem to happen at the most inconvenient times. Luckily there are fixes for th

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No Gym, No Excuse

No Gym, No Excuse

When you are traveling for work or fun and don't have access to a gym, putting off a workout may feel like an easier option than putting on your sweatpants and exercising. However, with such tool

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Perfect Packing Hacks

Perfect Packing Hacks

Whether you're taking trains, planes, automobiles or RVs, the first stress of any trip is figuring out what and how to pack without having to sit on your suitcase. Here are 10 tips to help you pa

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Conquering Oven Crud

Conquering Oven Crud

I don't know how else to describe what happens to beautiful sheet pans once they take up residence in my kitchen. All I can say is that in no time, they begin to get this nasty buildup of what I

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Out With The Old

Out With The Old

If you've ever wondered where old mobile phones and electronic devices such as tablets go to die, it's pretty simple. Some get tossed into a recycle bin somewhere to be parted out and melted down

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Storing Coffee

Storing Coffee

I reached the level of coffee snob some years ago. I don't think I'm quite to the level of coffee geek, but I continue to work on it. As you may recall from previous columns, I've been a home r

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