Useful Tips

Hi and welcome to the “Useful Tips” section!

I will share here with you useful information that you can use or implement in your lives!!

Starting today, 8 March 2018, I will post on a weekly basis tips / information that might be helpful for everyone.

So please visit this section and site regularly for useful info and do not forget to visit our products on offer in the menu sections. Feel welcome to browse around, there might be something you are looking for!

Ad a sparkle to windows by cleaning them with a mixture of vinegar and water – the vinegar removes grease & gives a terrific shine too.

Rub the side of a half onion across your car windscreen in cold weather – this stops it from freezing over.

 If you have a sore tooth or gum drink a cup of black tea – the tannins in the tea can help to draw toxins out of your gums.

 Do not trust the so called “gurus”. The reality is that most “gurus” contradict each other with maddening regularity – most of them never owned their own businesses, let alone managed one.

The more languages we learn, the better our chances of becoming more successful.

How to get 48 hours out of each day: 1. Use a “to do” list that sets out everything you must, should & could do that day, week or month. 2. Always do essential tasks first and leave other activities till later. 3. Maximize your most productive time around the time of day you feel most productive, like in the morning before 11. 4. Minimize time-wasting activities.

One of the best advice I learn in my life is to INVEST IN YOURSELF! Learn to do things yourself, like building and managing your own website, where the best investments are, the best products to use to be more healthy, excetera.

Looking for free software to download? Go to Just type in “free software” in the search box. Theirs really a vast array of free software!

Eliminate car accident disputes. Carry a loaded or disposable camera in the glove box of your car and take photographs if you’re involved in an accident. This can minimize disputes about what did or did not happen in an accident.

Simple sellotape solution – Find the edge of the sellotape first time, affix a small button to the sticky side, use as you need and don’t forget to put the button back again afterwards.

Feeling stressed? Stop, train yourself to take deep breaths, look out of the window and have a glass of water, or walk around for a few minutes. Then return to what you were doing.

Want to start a new business? Don’t waste your money on over-priced booklets by business failures, the markets are awash with them. Rather go to the local branches of your major banks. Tell them you are thinking of running your own home-based business and leave with armfulls of useful free books, pamphlets and leaflets!

How to save a dish that has been oversalted? Put a peeled potato in the sauce, this will attract the salt. Before serving, take the potato out and taste carefully. If the salty dish does not have a sauce – add a little vinegar and sugar, then taste.

Ripen an avocado – Put it in a brown paper bag with an over-ripe banana, and leave overnight.

Remove rust spots from your car bodywork by rubbing them with aluminium foil that’s been soaked in Coca Cola – it is easy, effective and it works everytime.

Are you a insomnia sufferer? An effective over-the-counter herbal remedy is “Passiflora Lehning” drops. Laboratory tests show that the herb “Valerian”, which is part of the ingredients, alone helped 44% of insomniacs to get a ‘perfect nights sleep’ while a staggering 89% reported ‘improved sleep’!

Squats For Beginners: How to do a Squat Correctly

2 Best ways to lower your blood preasure….

1. Eat more fruit, studies show that people who ate the least fruit were 50% more likely to develop high blood preasure.

2. Lose some wheight – in the same study those people that weighed the most were 450% more likely to have high blood preasure.

Sniff a fresh lemon to eliminate seasickness. It can get rid of morning sickness too if you are pregnant!


To check if you are overweight: Calculate your body mass index: Divide your weight in kilos by your height in metres squared. Example: 1.75m x 1.75m = 3.06; 70kg / 3.06 = 22.88. A total of 25 to 30 means you are overweight!


Change your shampoo and conditioner every 2 months. If you use the same ones for too long they’ll lose their effectiveness for your hair.

Documents you should never throw away: Your birth certificate, Shares certificates, Pay slips – keep for about 6 months but IRP5 forms for 6 years, Anything to do with tax – if you are self-imployed this is particular important, Personal bank statements – best to keep for about 3 years, Receipts – whenever you buy anything of value, Details of buy-to-let or business property – keep for about 6 years, Financial gifts – keep for about 7 years, Your marriage certificate.

Allways done unto others that you want to be done upon yourself. You will make friends all the way which will help you in your personal as well as business life.

Give your hair a beautiful and instant shine – Smooth almond oil into your hand palms and rub lightly through your hair.

If you want a letter of complaint or grievance taken seriously write “3Rd Copy” on the top left hand corner. this gives the impression that you have kept a copy for yourself and send another copy to someone else. You often get better results if you use this great tactic.

Honey and coconut skin reviver – Warm half a cup canned coconut milk in the microwave for 30 seconds, stir in 2 tablespoons honey, message into skin and leave on for 10 minutes, rinse with warm water. Coconut milk contains lactic acid that renews your skin, while honey hydrates it.


Want to look ten years younger? Reverse the signs of aging, eat plenty of berries, especially blueberries, blackberries & strawberries! They are high in antioxidants which fight the free radicals that cause aging and damage your body.

Keep cats away from furniture and household plants – spray the area with lemon scented polish, cats hate the smell and will go elsewhere.

Bring crispness to soggy lettuce by adding lemon juice to a bowl of cold water and soak for an hour in the refrigerator.

If your deodorant runs out just when you need it most simply hold the canister’s nozzle under hot running water, this will rejuvenate it and give you an extra few squirts.

The air inside your home is up to 60% more toxic than the air outside. So when you spend time inside your house open your windows as often as possible to let clean air in! Each morning you can go outside and inhale & exhale 10 times clean air, keeping in each time for about 10 seconds and exhale. You can also use plants inside your home that generates clean air, ask your doctor or a botanist for help regarding this.

What are you doing to increase your knowledge? Are you wiser than you were before? If you want to succeed, there is one simple rule: Never ever stop learning!

Remember: Successful people have a good network in place before they need to use it.

Learn to photo-read – allow yourself no more than ten to fifteen minutes each morning to read the papers, this forces you to focus. Know your purpose for reading, a strong purpose immediately increases your reading speed and comprehension. Be clear about what you want, then search quickly to find it.

Improve your balance, co-ordination and short-term memory. Eat a cupful of blueberries each day, the antioxidants in the fruit act to protect you against harmful free radicals in your body. This slows and even reverses the degeneration associated with growing old!

Your average bar of soap has had the most beneficial part of it removed. Glycerine is a natural by-product of the soap making process and is a natural moisturiser. Look instead for handcrafted soaps that boast a high glycerine content and your skin will no longer dry out and itch from regular soap.

Research findings show some wrinkles are formed at night while you’re lying on either side of your face. Slippery satin discourages this wrinkling effect. So invest in a satin pillowcase to keep your skin smooth!