Hints from Heloise: Latest Hints from Heloise Column & Archive

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Hints From Heloise: Dog food on ice
(The Washington Post, August 29, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Backing up cellphone contacts
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Name that appointment
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Rolling on home
(The Washington Post, August 26, 2015; 1:30 PM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Microwave mistake?
(The Washington Post, August 26, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Turning the tables on telemarketers
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Take time to be kind
(The Washington Post, August 24, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Two travel without doubling up
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Upside-down medication method?
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Avocados done right
(The Washington Post, August 19, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: The 411 on telephone fundraisers
(The Washington Post, August 18, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Inner cap brings out frustration
(The Washington Post, August 17, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Time for amusement
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Reading from afar
(The Washington Post, August 14, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Living the condo life
(The Washington Post, August 13, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: The ins and outs of fostering a pet
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2015; 2:12 PM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Potluck pointers
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Pitching paint properly
(The Washington Post, August 11, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: A rough walk in the garden
(The Washington Post, August 10, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Soaps for shelters
(The Washington Post, August 8, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: One stop equals one bag
(The Washington Post, August 7, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Faux answers for safety
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Can you open this?
(The Washington Post, August 5, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Politeness at the pump
(The Washington Post, August 4, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Groceries, not garbage
(The Washington Post, August 3, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Too much sun is no fun
(The Washington Post, August 1, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Water safety for kids
(The Washington Post, July 31, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Store brand vs. name brand
(The Washington Post, July 30, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Where the cookie crumbles
(The Washington Post, July 29, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: No sound machine? Try a cellphone
(The Washington Post, July 28, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: In the bag, then in the trash
(The Washington Post, July 27, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Make this change count
(The Washington Post, July 25, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Deer deterrance in the garden
(The Washington Post, July 24, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Calendar conundrum
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Pickup plan gets the kibosh
(The Washington Post, July 22, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: A home for foreign currency
(The Washington Post, July 21, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Show you care; don’t tear
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Food run for Fido
(The Washington Post, July 18, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Traveling in time
(The Washington Post, July 17, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: How low should electronics go before recharging?
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Heavy cream goes cold
(The Washington Post, July 15, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: A light problem at the movies
(The Washington Post, July 13, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: A nifty, thrifty folder
(The Washington Post, July 11, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: The case for remembering
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Rules of the ride
(The Washington Post, July 9, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Wax on if parchment is gone?
(The Washington Post, July 8, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: These cards aren’t shuffled
(The Washington Post, July 7, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Ads shouldn’t toot their horns!
(The Washington Post, July 6, 2015; 12:00 AM)
 
Hints From Heloise: Happy Fourth of July!
(The Washington Post, July 4, 2015; 12:00 AM)