Thursday, March 3, 2016

DOING HOUSEHOLD CHORES #14

DOING HOUSEHOLD CHORES 
By Living A Healthy Life with Chronic Pain

HOUSEHOLD CHORES Part 3

13. If you have trouble lifting heavy detergent boxes, have a friend/husband/wife pour into a small container, empty pill bottles work good, or put the large container on the floor and use a scoop.

14. I love using a front loading washing machine rather than using a top loading machine.

15. Using gravity to get the clothes out of your dryer or front loading machine by placing your laundry basket underneath the door scooping your clothes out with a long object. A cane would work.

16. Revisit the old-fashioned push-on clothespins rather than those pinch clothespins.

17. Those fitted bedsheets can sometimes be difficult to put on your bed, slit one corner and fashion with a tie.

18. You can use a large, wide spatula or an oven shovel to get those sheets tucked under the mattress.

19. If you have respiratory problems use a disposable vacuum cleaner bag removing with extreme care.

20. For spot clean-ups, you can use a small battery powered vacuum which you can keep on your cleaning cart.


100 Exquisite Adjectives
By Mark Nichol

I love words and came across a list of them. I'm going to add a word a day to my posts as long as I don't forget.

Word #35 Gustatory: having to do with taste or eating

In a sentence: The dinner was a gustatory pleasure for the palate.