Robert Barbi

Robert Barbi

sink

Things that you should never put under the kitchen sink

When there is so much to put away and only so much space available, it is essential to take advantage of every corner of your…

using the microwave

If you use the microwave THIS WAY, it consumes more

The microwave is undoubtedly a useful too in the kitchen. Not only is it great for reheating food, it also ideal for defrosting. In fact,…

get rid of cockroaches

How to get rid of cockroaches using a natural product that we all have at home

Routinely cleaning your home in no way guarantees the absence of unwanted visitors such as cockroaches. Despite the common belief, you can easily find a…

towels and bathrobes

Damp towels and bathrobes: you can use these simple HACKS to get rid of the musty smell

As the winter season is approaching, it is quite possible you have already noticed some musty smells in the bathroom are already becoming more common.…

washing machine mistakes

All the MISTAKES you didn’t know you were making using the washing machine

The washing machine is probably one of the appliances you use the most in your home. But despite how often this appliance gets used, most…

clothes

How to dry your clothes when it’s raining outside

Unfortunately, even if there’s bad weather, we need to routinely wash our clothes and linens. Especially with large families, the washing machine may seem to…

coffee and clothes

How to make a great closet freshener with items around the house

The closets in our homes can often start producing unpleasant odors for a variety of reasons. Our closets can be assaulted by parasites, molds, and…

radiator with tinfoil

Utilities bills going through the roof – tinfoil can help you save money

With the cold weather returning, Italians are going to be spending 30% more on electricity and 15% more on gas as utility bills continue to…

meat red liquid

Many people think that the red liquid in meat is blood, but this is actually not true

Many people find themselves, every once in a while, ordering at the meat counter in the supermarket. As you look at some of the cuts…

paper

Are you using parchment paper correctly? Here is the right way to cover your trays

Parchment paper can be an essential element when preparing certain dishes, especially when they call for some time in the oven. But it is all…

cooking chestnuts

Chestnuts: how to roast them at home in only 10 minutes

As temperatures continue to drop and we head further into winter, we can be sure of the appearance of one thing: roasted chestnuts! Despite how…

plant

How to keep your Sansevieria shoots sprouting

With their particularly shaped leaves and slender form, the Sansevieria is one of the more preferred plants for decorating a home. In order to keep…

woman with aluminium foil

Place the aluminium foil in this strategic point of the house

When we think about the different ways aluminum foil can be used, usually gardening does not immediately come to mind. However, this is one of…

duster broom dustpan

The 5 S’s Japanese technique used to maintain a tidy house

Constantly keeping a neat and tidy house can be even harder that it sounds. It requires work and dedication. Luckily, there is a method that…

insect

If you find a scutigera in your house, do not kill it

It has probably happened to everyone. You are walking through your home and you come upon an unwanted, little guest. Maybe it was a mosquito,…

grow garlic

Have access to an infinite supply of garlic right outside on your balcony: the SECRET to growing garlic at home

Garlic is one those items that can never be missing in your kitchen, it is essential for enhancing all kinds of different dishes. And it’s…

woman exercise

The best exercises for burning belly fat in two weeks

Many people believe that during winter it is enough just to cover up belly fat with a baggy sweater. Others, however, are constantly attentive with…

plant

How to reproduce your Sansevieria using the slicing method

The Sansevieria is the perfect indoor plant even for those who are not fortunate enough to possess a green thumb, and it’s all thanks to…

tea bags on the radiator

How putting tea bags on the radiator can save you money – the reason may surprise you

Tea is a beverage loved by many around the world, and it can even be beneficial for our health due to its antioxidants. But this…

woman in bed

Putting bay leaves under your bed: where did this custom passed down from our grandparents come from?

In the past, there were customs from the generation of our grandparents that today can seem quite strange. You have surely heard of many of…

plant

Growing lemon thyme in your home: why this is a great idea

Lemon thyme is a plant that belongs to the Lamiaceae family. Despite its name, though, recent studies have found that the plant is in fact…

rice

When cooking rice, just add vinegar: a TRICK you will never stop using

Rice is an excellent source of fiber, vitamins, and mineral salts. It can also be used in an unending number of recipes, both sweet and…

tea bags in the garden

This is TRICK gardeners use the most: why you should put tea bags in the garden

With the arrival of autumn and the temperatures in decline, it is an ideal time to enjoy a nice cup of tea. But after you…

symptoms of an aneurism

Neurosurgeon raise the alarm: never ignore these SYMPTOMS of a potential aneurysm

A surgeon who specializes in neurology has explained to us what we need to know, and certainly must not ignore, about the symptoms of an…