March 1, 2021

25 Smart Solutions To Everyday Problems

Everyday we face different problems that require solution. Running away from them won’t make them go away. And at some point, after a lot of fighting with our selves, all we need is a little creativity to solve them. Below is a list of life hacks that will show you that human ingenuity has no limits when it comes to making life easier.

Can’t cut an onion without tearing up? Put on your ski goggles. Don’t have a coin for a supermarket trolley? Use a round-headed key instead. In a way, I guess, we’re all engineers, applying rational thinking to develop solutions. We just need to remember it. Nothing is stupid if it works.

#1 I Wanted Natural Light In A Basement That Has No Windows


Paid $10 for two old windows, painted them, frosted the glass, installed them into my wall with LED lights behind them. Now it’s always 2 pm at the basement bar.

#2 That’s Brilliant

                Rae Ellis

#3 After Repeating 6 Times That I Want To Cancel My Comcast Xfinity, I Finally Figured Out How To Get Them To Stop Arguing And Actually Do What I Asked


#4 My Grandpa Uses The Actual Hardware For Labeling The Drawers


#5 This Gentleman At Target Who Reversed His Hooded Sweatshirt To Make A Puppy Pocket


#6 I Should Do It Myself As Well


#7 Putting Together Furniture? Use Some Of Its Styrofoam Packaging For Keeping Small Parts From Disappearing


#8 Hand Sewing A 1/4 Inches Hem And I Hate Juggling The Ruler


#9 He’s So Small He Can Sneak Through The Fence When He Goes Outside, So He Must Wear The Escape-Proof Wiener Bun Of Shame At Potty Time


#10 Wearing A Face Mask For An Extended Period Of Time. Sew A Button To A Headband To Keep From Destroying Your Ears


#11 This Bra Used To Protect A Horse’s Infected Eye, Whilst Also Allowing It To See


#12 Sneaky Grandpa


#13 You Can Connect Two Ziplock Bags By Flipping One Inside Out To Make A Larger One


#14 My Husband Made This Book-Holder-Opener For Me To Ease Hand Cramping


#15 When You Don’t Have A Suit But Need One

#16 When Your Phone Touch Is Broken


#17 Instead Of Buying Those Cheap Plastic Chair Mats, I Bought A Box Of Laminate Flooring Planks And Put Them Together. Took Less Than 10 Minutes And Feels Sturdy. Chair Rolls So Smooth


#18 Someone At My Work Created A Clock Out Of Two Cups To Keep Track Of How Fresh The Coffee Is


#19 In Queensland We Get A Lot Of Insects Who Escape The Heat By Getting Inside Via The Drains. My Wife Had This Idea As A Barrier. Those Are Stocking Socks


#20 Crazy Sore Muscles But No Bath Tub? Improvise. Adapt. Overcome


#21 To Remove Strong Adhesive Labels From Plastic Containers, Simply Put Them In The Freezer For A Few Hours Before Peeling


#22 Got Her Spayed And The Vet Didn’t Have Cones Small Enough


#23 Use Bobby Pins To Untie Stubborn Shoelaces


#24 Need Tweezers In A Pinch?


#25 I Use The Selfie Camera More To Plug Things Into The Back Of My Computer Than To Actually Take Selfies