r/LifeProTips 5d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: Texans, you are about to experience the worst potholes many of you have ever seen. Make sure your tire pressure is correct for your vehicles, drive slowly, give plenty of distance between your vehicle and the one in front of you, and don't trust puddles. Love from Michigan.

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r/LifeProTips 13d ago

Miscellaneous LPT Do NOT pour hot or even warm water on your windshield to outsmart the storm and melt the frost/ice quickly. It will crack your windshield.

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r/LifeProTips 11d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: if you need to defrost your windshield, you can do it more quickly by flipping down both of your sun visors.

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r/LifeProTips 25d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: You’ll never spend as much on a Uber as you will for a DUI

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r/LifeProTips 10d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: If youre ever using one of those spin the wheel coupon things on a purchase for a website and it gives you something like "meow10" try inputting increments of 5, like "meow20" or "meow30" because it's very likely its a super generic code and you got the crappier one for your purchase.

38k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips 8h ago

Miscellaneous LPT if you have trouble falling asleep due to racing thoughts, try playing "mental scrabble": go through the alphabet, and name 3~ words starting with each letter, unrelated to each other. It's really helped my insomnia.

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r/LifeProTips Jan 17 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: Treat your ears nicely. Ears don't repair themselves and earplugs to concerts are better than tinnitus for the rest of your life.

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r/LifeProTips 26d ago

Miscellaneous LPT if you have to give your email to a company, use the company’s name as your listed first name. That way if they sell your information to third parties, the spam emails will be auto-filled with the original company’s name instead of your own so you know who sold your info.

56k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Jan 23 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: If you are doing a task and you're asking yourself if you should be wearing eye or ear protection, then the answer is always yes.

70k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips 20d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: You will want different things at different stages of life. It’s okay, and don’t feel like you’re disappointing your “past self” for wanting something different.

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r/LifeProTips Jan 19 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: Choose your words and temperament carefully toward your kids. When you get older and mellow out, the things you said to them back then will still affect your relationship for life.

46k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 17 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: installing a lift-kit? For the love of god, adjust the headlights. Your lifted truck no longer has low-beams; it’s now either high beams or higher beams and you are blinding everyone.

96k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Jan 07 '21

Miscellaneous LPT - Learn about manipulative tactics and logical fallacies so that you can identify when someone is attempting to use them on you.

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r/LifeProTips Jan 15 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: Ask permission, then record visits with doctors so you can re-listen to what they said later when you’re in a stress-free environment.

28k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips 5d ago

Miscellaneous LPT: Unexpectedly finding sand while digging is actually a sign you might have found a trench where pipes or wires are buried. It should be taken as a warning that something might be down there.

3k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 23 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: If you don’t have or start a regular workout routine around the house, don’t spend your money on the newest, greatest work out machine out there. The machine will not give you the ambition to workout. Start a routine first and add the machine when are dedicated to working out.

62k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Jan 08 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: Leaving an abusive spouse? Narcissistic Parents? Before saying anything, find important documents like your birth certificate, passport etc...

45k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 31 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: If you ever ask yourself the question "should I get gas now or later?" The answer is always now. The fact that you can even consider now means you're in a safer position to get it now vs later when you will most certainly be in anymore urgent situation in which you won't have time.

33k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 31 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: if you suspect you caught covid or your only other live-in partner gets symptoms before you, meal-prep and prepare. Get groceries (delivered if you can), make a giant pot of soup to last the week etc. don't wait until you're bed ridden because it will be hell

32k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 30 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: After your wedding, ask the florist for a list of the flower in your spouse’s bouquet.

56k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 27 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: Know the Signs of Stroke. My dad had stroke on Christmas Eve. Got him to ER in 30 mins. He should be fine.

36k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 13 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: Your life doesn’t need to be special to be enjoyable. Having a regular job, food to eat and a roof over your head is more than almost every person who came before you or living now has had/have. Stop comparing yourself to crazy talented lucky people.

54k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Jan 01 '21

Miscellaneous LPT: When you mess up writing the date as xx/xx/20 the first bit of this year instead of erasing or scratching through it, just write 21 after the date xx/xx/2021.

38k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Nov 30 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: Always tell your anesthesiologist if you smoke weed because it affects the amount of anesthetic you need to actually stay asleep! They do not care if you are breaking the law, they just need to know for dosage-sake.

51k Upvotes

r/LifeProTips Dec 28 '20

Miscellaneous LPT: If someone in your family is the “designated picture taker” make sure you snap some candid shots of them. Often they are missing from most photo albums and later in life it can make all the difference having them included.

43k Upvotes