Tips And Tricks For The Lonely Survivor

We have a point in life where we figure that living off parents is cowardly. Or so we think. Reality has a tendency to slap people in the face when they least expect it. Living alone has its own ups and downs but when you go for the holidays you figure the downs are more than the ups. But living with parents cannot be a viable option forever and learning to live one’s own is easier said than done. Check this site are some ideas for aiding you in that venture.

Leftover wine solutions

Wine becomes a way of life for most of us and it usually tends to make the more insomniac of us get to sleep without any issues. But the hard part of opening a wine bottles is keeping the wine that is leftover (or if there is any leftover).

Mason jars are a good suitable container for leftover wine. And you can disguise it as oil for when your parents show up abruptly. Dessert wines have a reputation for outlasting any other wine type. Generally the older the bottle, the more likely the taste will last after you have opened the bottle. Buying boxed wine is also good over the bottled variety as the opened box of wine tend to last up to two months when compared to the five days expiry date of opened wine bottles. Otherwise add the wine to your food and consume it indirectly.

Heavy appliance moving

When living alone, one of the larger issues is moving of furniture and other heavy appliances. Even in the case of an emergency you will have to go knocking on the neighbors’ door. So instead, if you have tiled floors especially, try using Windex to make the floor slippery and push the large items around to help you get them moving.

Pest repellant

If you have a frequent guest or multiple of them then going for the more organic measures will help you live in the house as well. Unless you have a place to crash at until professional thoroughly spray your house full of chemicals. Peppermint oil and taking a day off to seal off the holes using foam spray can actually deter most unwanted guests.

Sign up for a regular driving lesson

If you have not already done so, then put up an appointment for a driving lesson and continue these until you are well versed with vehicle language. This will come extremely helpful on days you want to rent a car or just get going and to learn new skills.

The internet is full of wonderful tricks to proving your worth when living alone (using baking soda to clean things and baking soda and vinegar to unclog drains, etc).

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